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School pupils are among 19 people killed after a suicide bomber rammed an explosives laden pick-up truck into a police station in north-west Pakistan.
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|By WAI MOE|
|The founder and editor of The Irrawaddy magazine, Aung Zaw, has been awarded the 2010 Prince Claus Award for journalism along with two journalists from Iran and Cuba.|
|By KO HTWE|
|Detained pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi says she wants the military regime to negotiate with ethnic cease-fire groups for a better future in Burma.|
|By JOCELYN GECKER|
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|By WAI MOE|
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|By HTET AUNG|
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