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The education has changed from Kinder garden. B.E.H.S-7 in Ahlone township,  Yangon Region is building up the better English skill among the students to meet international standard.

According to the educational reform process, new syllabus was introduced to the kindergarten students starting from this academic year.

The basic education teachers said that this new approach of teaching method attracts the interest of children in English language.

York Garment factory fire in Hlaingthaya industrial zone-3 engulfed a warehouse, this morning. 

It started at around 5:30 am and extinguished at 6:30am. No casualty nor injure is reported. The cause of fire and cost of devastation is under investigation. The fire was ranked level-3. 

Union level Joint Ceasefire Monitoring Committee (JCMC) members discussed formation of state-level committees in Kayin and Mon States at its 6th meeting being held at the National Reconciliation and Peace Council in Yangon. The meeting also focused on funding and matters related to JCMC as well as civil participation in the JCMC.

Police have seized 70,000 yaba tablets from the alleged dealers in Mandalay Region, Shan and Mon States on 24-25 June. According to the tip-off, an anti-drugs squad reached an express bus near Shwesayan Village in Patheingyi Township, Mandalay Region and found 58,500 yaba tablets from Win Htike Win on 25 June. In another case, police  arrested Saw Oo who for carrying 11,505 pills. Likewise, police seized Soe Naing as they were found to be in possession of at least 1,000 stimulants.

Argentines begged Lionel Messi on Monday not to quit the national team after its traumatic Copa America defeat, but his friends said the country has mistreated its greatest footballing asset.The Barcelona superstar left the field in tears after missing a spot-kick in the Copa America Centenario final shootout against Chile on Sunday. Ahead of this month's Copa, Messi was accused of having "no personality" by no less a figure than Argentina's own fiery World Cup-winner Diego Maradona.

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Tue, 2016-06-28 13:00