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  1. Sunday Sequence: The Pope in Burma, the Meaning of Advent, and the Science of Love

    …Audrey Carville and guests discuss the meaning of Advent in the modern era. Is…

    …Audrey Carville and guests discuss the meaning of Advent in the modern era. Is it a real time of hope in our broken world? On International Day for People with…

    …Audrey Carville and guests discuss the meaning of Advent in the modern era. Is it a real time of hope in our broken world? On International Day for People with Disabilites, Diana Walsh of L'Arche Ireland reflects on their founding…

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    ProgrammesBBC Radio Ulster
  2. Burmese Evening Broadcast: Wednesday Evening

    …Two journalists working for the Reuters news agency have been arrested in Burma.…

    …Two journalists working for the Reuters news agency have been arrested in Burma.…

    …Two journalists working for the Reuters news agency have been arrested in Burma.…

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  3. Who stole Burma's royal ruby?

    …When Britain conquered Burma, the last king's most treasured possession…

    …When Britain conquered Burma, the last king's most treasured possession…

    …When Britain conquered Burma, the last king's most treasured possession…

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  4. The Dawn of British Jihad

    …, Bosnia and Burma for a few weeks or months, and then returned home to their day jobs…

    …, Bosnia and Burma for a few weeks or months, and then returned home to their day jobs…

    …, Bosnia and Burma for a few weeks or months, and then returned home to their day jobs…

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  5. Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar

    … the violence to neighbouring Bangladesh and Myanmar (also called Burma) has been widely…

    … the violence to neighbouring Bangladesh and Myanmar (also called Burma) has been widely…

    … the violence to neighbouring Bangladesh and Myanmar (also called Burma) has been widely…

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  6. MSF estimates more than 6,700 Rohingya killed in Myanmar

    … survey found that at least 9,000 Rohingya died in Myanmar, also known as Burma

    … survey found that at least 9,000 Rohingya died in Myanmar, also known as Burma

    … survey found that at least 9,000 Rohingya died in Myanmar, also known as Burma

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  7. Newshour: Pope In Myanmar

    …Pope Francis has arrived in Myanmar for the first papal visit to a country…

    …Pope Francis has arrived in Myanmar for the first papal visit to a country widely accused this year of ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims. We hear from our…

    …Pope Francis has arrived in Myanmar for the first papal visit to a country widely accused this year of ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims. We hear from our reporter in Yangon. Also on the programme: Time Magazine is to be bought by a…

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  8. Tributes to conservationist Tony Whitten after cycle crash

    … as Burma. One of the species, Hemiphyllodactylus tonywhitteni , was named in his honour…

    … as Burma. One of the species, Hemiphyllodactylus tonywhitteni , was named in his honour…

    … as Burma. One of the species, Hemiphyllodactylus tonywhitteni , was named in his honour…

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  9. Botanical exploits: How British plant hunters served science

    … a further six, to Upper Burma, eastern Tibet and Sichuan province. He spent months…

    … a further six, to Upper Burma, eastern Tibet and Sichuan province. He spent months… Burma. He travelled with William Purdom, an English plant explorer who had been…

    … a further six, to Upper Burma, eastern Tibet and Sichuan province. He spent months… Burma. He travelled with William Purdom, an English plant explorer who had been…

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  10. Burma, My Father and the Forgotten Army

    … 15,000 miles from Wales to Ghana and the jungles of Burma. He and his men were part…

    … 15,000 miles from Wales to Ghana and the jungles of Burma. He and his men were part… Joshua, he goes to jungles of Burma. It is known as the forgotten war, but Griff…

    … 15,000 miles from Wales to Ghana and the jungles of Burma. He and his men were part… Joshua, he goes to jungles of Burma. It is known as the forgotten war, but Griff…

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