Aung San Suu Kyi has entwined her life with Burmese politics. But as she turns 70 on Friday, ‘The Lady’ faces a huge challenge in her fight for freedom.
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Mar 12, 2009 (DVB), Recently released National League for Democracy leader Win Tin is celebrating his birthday today for the first time as a free man in 20 years. Win[…]
Feb 14, 2008 (DVB)-National League for Democracy members and student youth across Burma celebrated the 93rd birthday of independence leader general Aung San yesterday. In Rangoon division, a celebration was[…]
A small, dusty town in central Burma became the focus of the country on Friday, as thousands descended on the Magwe town of Nat Mauk, the birthplace of Aung San.
Birthday celebrations were held on Sunday at Rangoon zoo, for one of the city’s best loved characters.
Jan 23, 2009 (DVB), Political activists inside and outside Burma marked the centenary of former United Nations secretary-general U Thant's birth on 22 January and called for today's UN leaders[…]
Jun 16, 2008 (DVB), Events are being held across the globe to celebrate the 63rd birthday of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and acknowledge her contribution towards the struggle for[…]
Dec 6, 2007 (DVB), Eighty Burmese migrant workers in the Thai border town of Mae Sot donated blood yesterday in honour of the Thai king's 80th birthday. The Irrawaddy Migrants'[…]
This year’s census showed a population almost 10 million short of the estimated figure.