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Synonyms for Irrawaddy

the main river of Myanmar rising in the north and flowing south through the length of Burma to empty into the Andaman Sea

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VAR of flood-affected residents waiting for supplies in Kyouk Taing village near Nyaung Don township in Myanmar's Irrawaddy region.
Taken by the serenity of the Irrawaddy River, I decided I couldnt leave Bagan without watching the last sunset over the Irrawaddy.
As part of her trip, Collins was able to meet some of the children at the Pauk Taw Pauk Myaing Village school, which is a few miles downstream from Mandalay on the banks of the Irrawaddy River.
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Wingate crossed the Irrawaddy river with the rest, but the Japanese forced the Chindits into a tightening "box" trap.
One such trip is being offered by Viking River Cruises with its brand new 16-day 'Memories of Mandalay' Irrawaddy River cruise.
World's Leading River Cruise Line to Sail Irrawaddy River
According to news reports, the most significant damage appeared to be the collapsing of bridge under construction across the Irrawaddy River in the town of Shwebo, the location of the quake's epicenter.
According to news reports, several people died when a bridge under construction across the Irrawaddy River east of Shwebo collapsed.
Four labourers flung into the Irrawaddy river from a partly-built bridge in the region were among those believed to have died, according to a situation report from the Save the Children charity.
The Irrawaddy dolphin conservation area will cover a 180-kilometer-long (110 miles) stretch of river from eastern Kratie province to the border with Laos, the government said after the measure was approved in the weekly cabinet meeting.
The majority of the population was concentrated on the northern mass of the subcontinent -- from the Indus river system in the west to Irrawaddy in the east.
VISIT Highlights include cruises along the Irrawaddy river and visits to picturesque pagodas, enchanting monasteries and forgotten hill stations.
6 billion, 6,000-megawatt Myitsone dam on the Irrawaddy River.
10) Naing Ko Ko, "Smoke and Mirrors: Thein Sein's Illusory Economic 'Reforms'," Irrawaddy, 15 July 2011, http://irrawaddy.