Kachin


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Noun1.Kachin - Tibeto-Burman languages spoken in northernmost Burma and adjacent China and IndiaKachin - Tibeto-Burman languages spoken in northernmost Burma and adjacent China and India
Tibeto-Burman, Tibeto-Burman language - a branch of the Sino-Tibetan family of languages spoken from Tibet to the Malay Peninsula
Chingpo, Jinghpaw, Jinghpo - a Kachinic language
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The collapse happened on Saturday in the Kachin state community of Hpakant.
The collapse happened on Saturday in the Kachin state community of Hpakant, said Brang Seng, a jade businessman, who watched as bodies were pulled from the debris and taken to a hospital morgue.
Nearly 80 bodies have been pulled from a landslide near a jade mine in Myanmar's northern Kachin State and an estimated 100 people are still missing, a rescue official said on Sunday.
The disaster, occurred in Kachin state at the afternoon hours of Saturday with local time.
Description : Adopting the EU comprehensive framework approach in supporting the peace process, reconciliation, rehabilitation and development in Kachin State, the project builds on cumulative implementation experience and assessments of Kachin civil society actors, who provide assistance to displaced people, host communities and conflict-affected areas.
The United Wa State Army and the Kachin Independence Organisation, which controls large swathes of territory near Myanmar's northeastern border with China, were among groups that didn't agree to the cease-fire.
La commission electorale a annonce que le scrutin ne pourrait avoir lieu dans plus de 400 villages au total, principalement en Etats Kachin, Shan et Karen.
The Kachin Independence Organisation, the second-largest of the groups, is recalcitrant because three of its closest allies, which are still actively fighting the Myanmar Army in the country's northeast, are being sidelined.
Terex Trucks has sold 10 of its 55t TR60 rigid dump trucks to a new customer, Myanmar Thura, to cover the expansion of the company's jade mine in Kachin State, northern Myanmar.
Jolie spent her first day-Wednesday-meeting with politicians, including President Thein Sein in capital Naypyidaw before heading to Kachin state in the north on Thursday, where civil war has raged since 2011.
The actress travelled to Kachin state earlier this week, which is home to more than 10,000 refugees since a ceasefire between the government and ethnic rebels broke down in 2011.
The agreement between the Kachin and Shan rebels was a step in that direction.