Posts Tagged ‘Yangon University’

UK’s Speaker of the House of Commons speaks at Yangon University

August 2, 2013

UK’s Speaker of the House of Commons speaks at Yangon University Source:RFA

Listen to the sound cloud for full speech below>>>


A modern-day hell hound at large!

May 6, 2013

A modern-day hell hound at large! 05 May 2013 21:01, Written by Nay Tun Naing

In 1936, student leader Aung San (independence architect General Aung San) featured an article titled ‘A hell hound at large’ in Ohway Magazine when he was editor in charge of the magazine.
The article angered the British authorities of the Rangoon University (now Yangon University). Aung San was expelled from university as he was accountable for the article written by student Nyo Mya under the pseudonym ‘Yama Min’ (King of Hell), sparking a nation-wide students’ movement.


Calling urgent help to save the Colonel Ba Shin article in Wikipedia

January 8, 2013

Calling urgent help. My Colonel Ba Shin article is UNFAIRLY tagged the following NOTICE to be deleted. Those friends with good English command and Wiki Editing need to help this. Or ask any friend to help.

“The topic of this article may not meet Wikipedia’s general notability guideline. Please help to establish notability by adding reliable, secondary sources about the topic. If notability cannot be established, the article is likely to be merged, redirected, or deleted. (December 2012)”


Burmese University, Awaiting Obama, Patches Over a Long Neglect

November 15, 2012

Burmese University, Awaiting Obama, Patches Over a Long Neglect Workers repairing sidewalks at Yangon University in Myanmar on Wednesday, ahead of President Obama’s visit on Nov. 19.By November 14, 2012

YANGON, Myanmar — The scars of military rule run deep at Yangon University — decrepit buildings, broken sidewalks and mold everywhere. But with plans for President Obama to visit on Monday, hundreds of workers have converged in an urgent effort to spruce up the campus. Mr. Obama’s trip to Myanmar will be the first by an American president, and the authorities are creating something of a Potemkin campus to greet him.