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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  • Thursday Evening

    Thu, 5 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    2 months remaining

    Government troops launching attacks on rebel positions in Aleppo. US ambassador slashed in the face by a protester in Seoul. Police and vigilantes use force to break up Yangon protest in support of boycotting students. Who are those vigilantes increasingly used by police to assault protesters? International News Analysis: US-Iran relations. Daw Mar Mar Aye's Classical Music programme.

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  • Wed Evening

    Wed, 4 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    An explosion in a coal mine in the rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine has killed more than thirty people. Burmese government forces crack down workers strike. Business Analysis. Modern Farming.

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  • Tuesday Evening

    Tue, 3 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

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    Standoff between student protesters and police in Latpadan continues as the meeting between the two sides ended without agreement. The murdered Russian politician, Boris Nemtsov, has been buried in Moscow.

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  • Monday Evening

    Mon, 2 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

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    The Iraqi government says its forces have begun an offensive to recapture the city of Tikrit from Islamic State militants. Students are stopped from marching to Rangoon by police. President U Thein Sein has met Daw Aung San Suu Kyi to discuss present political situation. Eye witness accounts on 1962 military coup.

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  • Sunday Evening

    Sun, 1 Mar 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
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    Thousands of people are marching in the centre of Moscow to mourn the murdered Russian opposition activist Boris Nemtsov. Ten of thousands of poultry culled in Monywa firms. Journalists called for release of freelance photojournalist Aung Nay Myo. LLKS program and Burmese language program.

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  • Saturday Evening

    Sat, 28 Feb 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
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    Western leaders have called on the Russian authorities to get to the truth behind the killing of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov. Burmese government warned students boycotters not to enter Rangon city. Have Your Say programme.

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  • Friday Evening

    Fri, 27 Feb 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

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    A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger - known for his atheist views - has been hacked to death with a machete during a visit to Dhaka.

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  • Thursday Evening

    Thu, 26 Feb 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    'Jihadi John' named as London man/ Sasana university calls on amendments of the education bill/ Villagers stage protest against the land-grabbing of Burmese army in Magway/ International Analysis & Got more to tell you by Daw Mar Mar Aye

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  • Wednesday Evening

    Wed, 25 Feb 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Available:
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    World football's governing body, FIFA, has announced it will not pay compensation to European clubs unhappy about plans to play the twenty-twenty-two Qatar World Cup in November and December.Laws to protect Ethnic Rights Approved. Business Analysis and Situation Letters.

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  • Tuesday Evening

    Tue, 24 Feb 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

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    Eurozone finance ministers are discussing Greece's proposed changes to its bailout programme. SSA North has firmly denied their alleged involvements in Kokang fighting.

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