Myanmar Floods Displace More Than 130,000

26 July 2017 YANGON — More than 130, 000 people have been displaced by recent heavy rains and subsequent flooding across the country, with two deaths reported, according to the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement. One man drowned in the floods in Hkamti Township, Sagaing Region and a...

Secrets of Inya Lake

From cursed treasure and underwater monsters to savagely suppressed protests, Inya Lake has a surprisingly colourful past. By JARED DOWNING | FRONTIER REVEREND TIN Maung Tun, 86, moved to the Inya Lake's southeastern shore from Insein to avoid Allied bombing raids during World War II. He spent after...

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