Venezuela Maduro's ' Despacito' political remix backfires quickly

Nicolas Maduro has faced criticism in Venezuela after his attempt to use popular music hit 'Depacito' in his political campaign backfired.

Origami-inspired kids clothes grow as they do

London-base designer creates an origami-like range of outerwear clothing for kids that continuously 'grow' with ...

Tropical storm wreaks havoc in central Vietnam

Hundreds of houses were destroyed in the space of two hours in the central province of Quang Tri. 
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Somalian artist draws in customers with colorful murals

Muawiye Hussein Sidow offers clients a bespoke service in Mogadishu by creating large murals & ...
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The dirty business of rhino horn and ivory smuggling in Vietnam

Vietnam is among the biggest markets in the world for the illicit trade. 
July 25, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

On Vietnam's most modern expressway, vehicles travel at a snail's pace

Disgruntled drivers lament their cars are no different to bicycles. 
July 25, 2017 | 10:05 am GMT+7

Iraqi women remove face veils post-Islamic State

Women in Mosul can finally go out without a face veil following Islamic State's defeat in the area.
July 25, 2017 | 09:07 am GMT+7

Siamese crocodiles snap back in Saigon park

78,000 eggs are waiting to hatch and catch you, if you dare. 
July 24, 2017 | 10:25 am GMT+7

What is the blockchain technology behind cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum?

Volatile cryptocurrency markets have experienced massive gains in recent months, followed by huge ...
July 24, 2017 | 08:13 am GMT+7

An exclusively over-55 bikini contest in China

More than 400 middle-aged and elderly men and women take part in a swimwear event in the Chinese ...
July 23, 2017 | 11:01 am GMT+7

2 killed in traffic carnage on Saigon street

Locals described the scene as a ‘war zone’ after an SUV crushed everything in its path.
July 23, 2017 | 10:13 am GMT+7

In Vietnam's Mekong Delta, when there's no bridge, make a pulley instead

When the market is too far away, groceries are just one pull away. 
July 23, 2017 | 09:48 am GMT+7

Month-long downpours spark floods across northern Vietnam

Violent rains, fatal storm Talas, raging floods and dam releases have submerged hundreds of houses ...
July 22, 2017 | 04:59 pm GMT+7

Crossing the 'fateful bridge' in central Vietnam

In the past 30 years, more than 20 were killed while crossing this aqueduct in Quang Nam Province. 
July 22, 2017 | 04:15 pm GMT+7

Police seek missing Burundi robotics teens seen at Canadian border

U.S. law enforcement authorities are seeking six teenagers from Burundi who went missing after an ...
July 22, 2017 | 10:41 am GMT+7