Why would you want to set foot on this polluted beach in Vietnam?

What goes around comes around on Mui Ne Beach.

Strollin' in Saigon: Take a look at the city's new pedestrian zone

Now you can walk care-free on the city’s famous backpacker street without worrying about being hit by a motorbike.

School kids take on raging river to get to school in northern Vietnam

Try swapping the school bus for a bamboo raft in the northern province of Dien Bien.
August 20, 2017 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Finding a new home for Saigon’s street vendors

The city is trying to rehome the food vendors who have been evicted by District 1's sidewalk ...
August 20, 2017 | 04:29 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese ethnic group performs mass-exhumation as part of sacred festival

Held every 10-20 years in August, the Arieuping festival is the biggest event in Pacoh life. 
August 20, 2017 | 12:21 am GMT+7

Birds-eye video of stunning Ninh Binh is sure to take your breath away

Enjoy a slice of heaven in nothern Vietnam, where waterways, limestone karsts and paddy fields come ...
August 20, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Dogs in Mumbai turn blue from chemical dye

Stray dogs in Mumbai have acquired a coat of blue after taking a dip in a polluted river, prompting ...
August 19, 2017 | 05:20 pm GMT+7

Polish town uses sheep as lawnmowers

The local authorities of Opole city have hired a shepherd and his 250 sheep to keep the lawns along ...
August 19, 2017 | 10:20 am GMT+7

'Stage' division tango dancers shine at annual festival

Dancers battle for the 'stage' category finals at the World Tango Festival and Championship in ...
August 18, 2017 | 02:39 pm GMT+7

The latest tax hikes Vietnam is trying to cash in on

Rising public debt has forced the government to squeeze more out of revenue streams. 
August 17, 2017 | 09:38 pm GMT+7

Philippine police kill 32 in drugs war's bloodiest day

32 people have been killed in police operations in a province to the north of Manila, in what is ...
August 17, 2017 | 05:05 pm GMT+7

Belarus transforms former industrial area into trendy district

Long abandoned and part-empty factories in Minsk are waking up from their post-Soviet slumber and ...
August 17, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Tricks of the trade: How drug smugglers attempt to sneak past Vietnamese police

Cocaine, ecstasy, meth - you name it, they try and smuggle it. 
August 16, 2017 | 03:04 pm GMT+7

Jordanian women imprisoned in name of family honour

Jordan has one of the highest rates of honor killings in the world. Authorities can indefinitely ...
August 16, 2017 | 09:25 am GMT+7

300 x faster WiFi promised by light ray technique

Eindhoven University of Technology researchers say their prototype device can provide WiFi speeds ...
August 15, 2017 | 11:57 am GMT+7