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Indian woman tops Everest twice in week, breaks record

She has climbed Mount Everest five times.

Indian woman cuts off penis over rape attempt

An Indian woman cut off a man's penis after he allegedly tried to rape her at her house in the southern state of ...

Vietnam's rice export prices stable despite concerns over quality

Overseas demand for Vietnamese rice remains thin even after the country exported less in the first quarter.
April 14, 2017 | 09:46 am GMT+7

Vietnam's Q1 coffee exports to India cool after brief trade row over pests

The first-quarter slowdown follows an annual surge of 67 percent for the whole of last year.
April 11, 2017 | 02:52 pm GMT+7

At Indian restaurant, deaf and mute staff a talking point

A restaurant in Mumbai is promoting social inclusion by encouraging diners to use sign language.
March 29, 2017 | 03:56 pm GMT+7

India, Vietnam lift import bans on coffee, pepper and other agro-products

The back-to-back bans have prevented Indian roasters from securing coffee beans while pepper prices in Vietnam have dropped to multi-year lows.
March 22, 2017 | 04:35 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s coffee prices hit highest since late 2011 on lack of good beans

Unusual rain resulted in a raw material shortage.
March 20, 2017 | 11:56 am GMT+7

Vietnam, India work to adjust back-to-back bans on commodity imports

India's ban has been in place since March 7, causing a holdup in Vietnamese coffee shipments and pushing down pepper prices.
March 18, 2017 | 12:35 pm GMT+7

Harvest rain takes the flavor out of Vietnamese coffee crop

India's ban on Vietnamese coffee imports has triggered a holdup of shipments.
March 17, 2017 | 09:58 am GMT+7

India eyes 'fat tax' as worries rise over fast food consumption

Indian officials are considering proposals for higher taxes and stricter labeling on fatty and sugary foods.
March 17, 2017 | 08:12 am GMT+7

China set to cut into India, Vietnam rice exports in 2017 - USDA

Falling demand and overseas competition are expected to bite into Vietnam's rice exports.
March 12, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

'World's heaviest woman' has surgery in India, loses 220 pounds

The 37-year-old Egyptian had previously weighed around 500 kilograms (1,102 pounds).
March 10, 2017 | 09:22 am GMT+7

India suspends imports of six Vietnamese agro-products

The move comes after the Vietnamese government's decision to halt five commodities from India.
March 08, 2017 | 04:34 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's caffeine thirst puts it in world's top growing coffee markets

The Southeast Asian nation ranks only behind Indonesia, Turkey and India in retail value growth.
March 07, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Indian police find 19 female foetuses dumped in sewer

Abortion of girls are still common in India, despite that the sex ratios are skewed towards males across the country.
March 06, 2017 | 04:40 pm GMT+7