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Cambodian cop gets 25 years for shooting dead Vietnamese gold shop owner

The officer opened fire following an argument at a restaurant in southern Vietnam last year.

Vietnam’s Con Dao listed among top secret islands on the planet

The chain of islands was home to a brutal prison camp used by French colonialists.

Hanoi court jails 2 overseas Vietnamese for robbery

The duo, by accident, found an elusive debtor on a Hanoi street after nearly a decade. They attacked him.
December 28, 2016 | 09:38 pm GMT+7

Vietnam court upholds jail terms for bloggers

The two bloggers were convicted in March and sentenced to jail for anti-state writings.
September 23, 2016 | 09:09 am GMT+7

Con Dao - not just a pretty island

A guide to take full advantage of Con Dao.
August 10, 2016 | 06:00 am GMT+7

Prison rules in Vietnam: What not to do

If one day you find yourself in a Vietnamese prison, just don't do these.
July 24, 2016 | 08:22 am GMT+7

Thailand's war on drugs causes prison overcrowding

Thailand's war on drugs is putting more and more offenders behind bars, which has created overpopulation within the prison system.
July 17, 2016 | 06:02 pm GMT+7

Soccer-lionel Messi testifies in tax fraud trial

Soccer's five-times World Player of the Year Lionel Messi arrived at a court in Barcelona on Thursday to testify against charges of tax evasion.
June 02, 2016 | 04:23 pm GMT+7

Thailand jails country singer for seven years in royal insult case

Thailand on Wednesday jailed a country singer and political activist for 7-1/2 years, on grounds of insulting the monarchy in a public speech made three years ago.
June 01, 2016 | 03:22 pm GMT+7

Con Dao: Offshore paradise with a hellish history

To most modern-day visitors it is quite simply a breathtaking island destination, but Con Dao has come a long way from a notorious prison under French colonial rule to where it is ...
May 20, 2016 | 06:53 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese celebrity pleads not guilty to U.S. child molestation charges

Vietnamese comedian Hong Quang Minh pleaded not guilty to allegations that he molested a boy during a dance-video audition as he showed up at an arraignment in Santa Ana, ...
April 16, 2016 | 08:19 pm GMT+7