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|By THE IRRAWADDY|
|Foreign Policy magazine names Burma's Snr-Gen Than Shwe the world's third worst dictator in an article titled “The Worst of the Worst.”|
|By LAWI WENG|
|Senior members of the disbanded National League for Democracy are traveling around Burma to discuss the former party's future.|
|By BA KAUNG|
|With thousands of people still missing and hundreds of thousands of houses and buildings damaged by floods and landslides, relief efforts are ongoing in Burma's Arakan State.|
|By WAI MOE|
|Burma’s junta leader Snr-Gen Than Shwe and Laotian Prime Minister Bouasone Bouphavanh discuss intelligence, military issues and strengthening bilateral ties.|
|By NAYEE LIN LATT|
|Over 800 government office buildings and three housing compounds are to be demolished to make way for a new road in Rangoon.|
|By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS|
|Speaking by mobile phone from his cell, Filep Karma said doctors have repeatedly advised him to be evacuated for surgery, but "I'm still waiting. I badly need treatment ... They don't have the equipment they need here."|
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