|By THE IRRAWADDY|
|Refugees from Burma continue to flow into neighboring Thailand as fighting fails to die down in Karen State between Burmese government troops and breakaway forces of the Democratic Karen Buddhist Army.|
|By KO HTWE|
|The Burmese regime has ordered a blackout on news about several socially-engaged personalities from the country's arts and entertainment scene.|
|By HEIN THU|
|Not only their British fans were sorely disappointed when Manchester United were thrashed 4-0 by lowly West Ham United last week—gamblers in Burma also lost heavily.|
|By JULIA ZAPPEI / AP WRITER|
|Caning of convicts and asylum seekers in Malaysian prisons has reached "epidemic proportions" and is often inflicted so severely that flesh is torn off the body, Amnesty International says.|
|By GRANT PECK / AP WRITER|
|Thailand on Sunday marked the 83rd birthday of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest-reigning monarch, but elaborate celebrations could not mask concern over his health and the future of the royal institution.|
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