Burmese Evening Broadcast

Burmese Evening Broadcast

BBC Burmese provides up-to-date news and current affairs in Burmese covering domestic and international news stories. Our coverage aims to reflect diverse opinions and offers in-depth analysis, making sense of the news events to the listeners. We broadcast two times a day – 0630-0700 Burmese Time (0000-0030 GMT) and 2015-2100 Burmese Time (1345-1430 GMT)

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Recent episodes (10)

  • Monday Evening

    Mon, 30 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    2 months remaining

    Campaigning has formally begun in Britain for the general elections. Representatives of the Burmese government and ethnic armed groups have agreed upon the contents of the nationwide ceasefire accord.

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  • Sunday Evening

    Sun, 29 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    The state funeral has taken place of the founding father of Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew. Burmese President also attended the state funeral. Analysis on Burma Singapore relations. LLKS on Kachin refugees.

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  • Saturday Evening

    Sat, 28 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    Nigerians came out in large numbers to vote in the presidential elections. Ex-girlfriend of the German co-pilot who was believed to have deliberately crashed the airbus plane, said he had aggressive nature. Two students released on bail but another was being detained to face charges. UNHRC extends the mission of special rapporteur to Myanmar for another year. Have Your Say: Holding parties in the compound of historical buildings, how this could be prevented.

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  • Friday Evening

    Fri, 27 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    Germanwings crash: Co-pilot Lubitz 'hid illness'/ Senior General Min Aung Hlaing speaks at the Armed Forces Day and warns armed ethnic groups over pressure by military means/ 8 more Burmese students and activists arrested during protests/ Bangladesh Hindu pilgrims die in Narayanganj stampede/ Anet & Gayet on poverty alleviation (repeat)

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  • Thursday Evening

    Thu, 26 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
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    Germanwings plane crash: Co-pilot 'wanted to destroy plane'/ Myanmar announces dramatic pay rises for civil servants/ Saudi Arabia launches air strikes in Yemen/ International Analysis/ Got more to tell you by Daw Mar Mar Aye

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  • Wednesday Evening

    Wed, 25 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

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    1 month remaining

    Sixty five students and activists have appeared in court in Myanmar in connection with a protest that ended in police violence two weeks ago. Business Analysis and Situation letters.

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  • Tuesday Evening

    Tue, 24 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    An Airbus A320 carrying one-hundred-and-fifty people has crashed in the French Alps; it's thought there are no survivors. Twenty locals relaesed in Latpadan. Lin Lek Kyaisin and Unreported World on woman taxi driver.

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  • Monday Evening

    Mon, 23 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    The leaders of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan have signed an initial deal to end a long-running dispute over the sharing of Nile waters. Analysis on Lee Kuan Yew's policy.Mobigeno on Public health. Weekly sports roundup.

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  • Sunday Evening

    Sun, 22 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    The head of China's weather bureau has warned that climate change is having an enormous effect on the country. Change of leadership in DKBA Karen armed group.Lin Letkyaisin Youth programme on mobile phones and Alinkar paleipan.

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  • Saturday Evening

    Sat, 21 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
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    S Korea, China, Japan leaders meet for security talks. Over 700 students expelled after blatant cheating in exam discovered. UPWC-NCCT talks agree that ethnic groups could hold on to arms until after the political dialogue. Protests held in Yangon, Mandalay demanding the release of detained students. Have Your Say -- Lessons learnt from the Rakhine ferry disaster.

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