Yangon Timeout

Whether art, crafts and music are your thing or you want to learn something new, the next seven days are packed full of fun, engaging and diverse events and things to do in Yangon.

The Day a New Burma was Born

From the Archive
Exactly 30 years ago, a democratic uprising took off in Rangoon that would sweep the country but end with a bloody crackdown by the military.

Making Revolution Happen

From the Archive
Former BBC journalist Christopher Gunness looks back at his reporting on the 1988 uprising and the events leading up to it.