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Hanoi trees have bark peeled off by locals desperate for cancer cure

Vandals often acted during the night, attacking old trees that many believe may have medicinal properties.
February 07, 2017 | 11:38 am GMT+7

Biggest ever meth smuggling ring busted in northern Vietnam

Nearly 45 kilograms (99 lbs) of methamphetamine and 10 kilograms of heroin were seized during the raid.
January 26, 2017 | 12:44 pm GMT+7

Australian nationals busted for leading drug ring between Cambodia, Vietnam

Another gang member was arrested with 3 kilos of drugs in late November.
December 05, 2016 | 10:59 am GMT+7

2 men arrested for smuggling marijuana in central Vietnam

They are caught with more than 30kg of marijuana and meth.
October 19, 2016 | 10:48 am GMT+7

As bodies pile up in Philippines, many fear to talk about Duterte's war

Last week the number of people killed since July 1 reached 2,400.
September 05, 2016 | 09:14 am GMT+7

Facebook post helps Vietnamese police track down monkey murderer

Online posts and a young man's desire to show off have brought the killer to justice.
August 02, 2016 | 01:39 pm GMT+7

The dark side of Duterte's deadly but popular drugs war

When the image of Jennelyn Olaires weeping as she cradled the body of her slain husband went viral in the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte called it melodramatic.
July 31, 2016 | 10:57 am GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City seizes tons of banned narcotic leaves

The leafy stimulant is popular in Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia.
July 14, 2016 | 03:22 pm GMT+7

Ex-Stanford swimmer in sex assault spoke of drugs before college-court

The former Stanford University swimmer, whose sentence for sexual assault has been widely condemned as too lenient, spoke of drug and alcohol use before entering college, ...
June 11, 2016 | 08:13 am GMT+7

Global cancer drug spending to exceed $150 bln by 2020

Worldwide spending on cancer medicines will exceed $150 billion by 2020, driven by the emergence of expensive new therapies that help the immune system to attack tumors, according ...
June 02, 2016 | 11:45 am GMT+7

Ecstasy use jumps in Europe, no longer just a dance drug

The drug ecstasy is making a comeback in Europe, spreading as a mainstream party narcotic away from its niche use at dance clubs and reaching new young users, the Lisbon-based ...
May 31, 2016 | 07:16 pm GMT+7

Saigon to reward informants for reporting illegal activities

Members of the public may be awarded up to VND5 million (250USD) for informing police about illegal activities such as prostitution and human trafficking, according to authorities ...
May 18, 2016 | 05:35 pm GMT+7

Local councilor candidates accused of drug trafficking

Two candidates running for the People’s Council in a commune in the central province of Thanh Hoa have been removed from the ballot paper after they were seized on Thursday on ...
May 15, 2016 | 01:55 pm GMT+7