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The same Old Myanmar

The 'new Burma' is trapped between its past and the future. It had all the trappings of a story whose happy ending...

Too many ‘quality’ women

China now wants them back at home and pregnant. An ageing population is not the only result of China's unbalanced population growth....

Apparent peace in Mindanao

A war underway in the Philippines for half a century may be ending...or not. The Republic of the Philippines is divided into...

Back to the future in East Africa

The five members of the East African Community launch a common currency with a long history.   Its name, the East...

Sins of omission and of foreign policy

When 'good intentions' are not good enough.   After the fall of the Berlin Wall there was talk of two 'arcs of...

Tunisia measures its new Constitution

A return to rigid surveillance of the Web sparks doubts about newfound liberties ex. With the approval of its new Constitution early...

Champions – Youngsters won the World Cup

Germany's success in Brazil underlines the importance of starting your players young. Developing the art of football requires organisation, promotion and a...

Food&culture – Le Cordon Bleu has a recipe for making chefs

The high temple of French cooking has 50 schools in over 20 countries. At the Paris base of the Le Cordon Bleu...

East Books

Learning to love. "The necessity for this book is to be found in the following consideration: that the lover's discourse is today...

Film Filmmakers and classrooms

French cinema 'owns' education. Though films are now made practically everywhere in the world, historically there are three countries that have continuously...

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