In Vietnam's coal kingdom, locals risk lives to turn dust into gold

For many in Quang Ninh Province, the dark waters that pass by their homes mean money.

New Yorkers get up close look at Michelangelo's masterpieces

Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes are recreated in New York.

Hundreds evacuated from Saigon port as midnight fire breaks out

It took firefighters three hours to put out the blaze at the port in District 4.
June 23, 2017 | 09:35 am GMT+7

Qatar feud hurts camels stuck at Saudi border

Thousands of Qatari camels have finally returned home after being stranded for days at a shut ...
June 23, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Prepare to sit the biggest exam in Vietnam

In just three days, the future of nearly one million teenagers will be shaped.
June 22, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Iraq's Sufis remember God through body piercing rituals

Using knives and skewers, followers of a mystical Sufi order in southern Iraq pierce their mouths ...
June 22, 2017 | 11:08 am GMT+7

Four foreign inmates escape Indonesian jail through a tunnel

Indonesian police are on the hunt for four foreigners who broke out of a prison on the island of ...
June 20, 2017 | 08:49 am GMT+7

Brazilian legend Pelé wishes Vietnamese football good luck

Pelé talked about coaching a Vietnamese football team on the sidelines of Kick Off World Cup 2018 ...
June 20, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Go your own way: Tourists eager for Saigon’s second walking street

Excitement is building weeks before Bui Vien becomes pedestrian-friendly.
June 19, 2017 | 05:18 pm GMT+7

Saigon battles to get rid of all its trash

Just three plants are working on overdrive to cope with the waste produced by the city's 12 million ...
June 19, 2017 | 11:35 am GMT+7

Restoring China's Great Wall with the help of mules

Authorities are using primitive methods to repair the Jiankou section of the Great Wall due to its ...
June 18, 2017 | 01:46 pm GMT+7

'Slum Dog' broken rice by the garbage dump in Saigon

Don't let the name fool you.
June 18, 2017 | 10:03 am GMT+7

New exhibit puts Trump's tweets on display in humorous way

'The Daily Show with Trevor Noah' has opened the first Presidential Twitter Library just steps away ...
June 17, 2017 | 03:48 pm GMT+7

Paris building dressed up in vivid Mona Lisa mural

Spanish street artist Okuda creates a multi-cultural version of the famous Mona Lisa on a building ...
June 17, 2017 | 08:57 am GMT+7

4 injured as taxi flips over in Vietnam

The passengers, including two children, were hurt but the injuries were reportedly not critical.
June 16, 2017 | 11:14 am GMT+7