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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Indian designer Payal Singhal will bring her latest autumn-winter collection at a special showcase at The Rack by Kachins in Dubai on September 20 and 21.
The displaced Kachins are mostly piled up at the China border while more than 2,000 are stranded in the forests.
Kachins believe that the problem of emerging class stratification started a century and a half earlier.
Summary: Robert Anderson pays a visit to Ravi Ramchandani, managing partner of bespoke tailor Kachins group.
The military in Myanmar has been attacking Kachin villages, killing and raping Kachins, and utilizing forced labor.
On Radio Beijing, Chinese academics have suggested that the main problem is that the Kachins and other ethnic minorities are not getting their fair share of local revenues - or turning decades of struggle for recognition of ethnic identity into a quest for mere economic benefit.
Le Parlement birman a adopte hier vendredi une motion appelant a la fin des combats contre les rebelles de la minorite ethnique des Kachins dans l'extreme-nord du pays, demandant solennellement la reprise du dialogue.
Is there any hope of the Burmese government sign cease-fire agreement with ethnic Kachins, and will the signed cease-fire agreements with various groups lead to guaranteeing autonomy and led to the Second Panglong Conference?
The refugees in Yunnan are part of about 75,000 Kachins displaced by a breakdown last year of a cease-fire between the Kachin Independence Army and Myanmar government troops, according to the rights group.
I think finally of a good deal of recent ethnography / anthropology of Shans in Thailand and China, and Kachins in China: much of it by my own students--recent and past--such as the eminent economic anthropologist E.
La chef de l'opposition birmane Aung San Suu Kyi a refuse hier dimanche d'intervenir dans les negociations entre le pouvoir et les rebelles kachins tant que le gouvernement ne lui en donnerait pas clairement le mandat.
A 17-year-old ceasefire between Myanmar and the Kachins collapsed last year.