The political, economic, social and cultural situation in regions bordering Burma
|Title:|| ||New role for India in Myanmar
|Date of publication:|| ||13 September 2013|
|Description/subject:|| ||"Speaking Freely is an Asia Times Online feature that allows guest writers to have their say. Please click here if you are interested in contributing.
With ongoing communal and ethnic violence on one hand and the implementation of bold reform initiatives on the other, Myanmar's transition from authoritarianism to democracy presents immense challenges as well as opportunities for neighboring India. How New Delhi reacts to these tests will have wide-ranging impacts on the future of India-Myanmar relations.
The challenges are many. The diplomatic row over pillar number 76 in the northeastern Indian state of Manipur on the Indo-Myanmar border in Holenphai village near Moreh has added to
long-running border problems. Although the two sides have agreed to negotiate the issue peacefully, past misunderstandings and alleged intrusions have raised alarm bells on both sides of the border..."|
|Author/creator:|| ||Sonu Trivedi|
|Source/publisher:|| ||"Asia Times Online"|
|Date of entry/update:|| ||28 May 2014|
|Title:|| ||Capturing Life in Yunnan
|Date of publication:|| ||May 2003|
|Description/subject:|| ||The last gasp of old traditions or the beginning of something new? Jim Goodman writes about progress and the ethnic minorities of China’s Yunnan Province.|
|Author/creator:|| ||Mick Elmore|
|Source/publisher:|| ||"The Irrawaddy" Vol 11, No. 4|
|Date of entry/update:|| ||02 May 2008|