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Feel the burn: Experts warn of more deadly heat waves for Vietnam

Climate change will be scorching the earth by the end of the century, with tropical countries worst at risk, researchers say.

Heavy rain leaves traffic floundering in Hanoi

A 90-minute downpour on Tuesday morning swamped many of the capital's main streets.

Vietnam braces for first tropical storm of the year

The storm is the first of up to 15 typhoons and tropical depressions forecast to hit Vietnamese waters this year.
June 11, 2017 | 10:55 pm GMT+7

Chaos on Hanoi streets as heavy rain, strong winds end heat wave

A downpour on Tuesday caught many unprepared and uprooted several trees after five days of intense heat.
June 06, 2017 | 05:36 pm GMT+7

Families scramble for relief as summer heat scorches Hanoi

Many have fled to the countryside as the capital city is set to become a frying pan this weekend. 
June 03, 2017 | 12:59 pm GMT+7

Hanoi sweats through hottest day in decades

Wondering why the traffic seems so quiet? Well here's your answer.
June 02, 2017 | 04:47 pm GMT+7

Saigon traffic sinks into chaos under heavy rain

Torrential rain and gusty winds on Friday afternoon caused heavy traffic jams in central Ho Chi Minh City.
May 19, 2017 | 09:14 pm GMT+7

Cold spell sends chills across Hanoi, Sa Pa in early summer

Not the time for shorts and crop tops yet.
May 19, 2017 | 10:38 am GMT+7

Come rain or come shine: The best time to travel Vietnam and the world

The weather has become more unpredictable, but at least data can give you a good guess.
April 24, 2017 | 03:42 pm GMT+7

Vietnam set for super-stormy typhoon season

Up to 15 typhoons and tropical depressions are forecast to hit Vietnamese waters this year.
April 17, 2017 | 03:01 pm GMT+7

Oh the things you do to beat the heat in Saigon

Summer is not going easy on the southern city.
April 15, 2017 | 01:16 pm GMT+7

Don't get excited about summer because Saigon is bracing for the worst weather

Thunderstorms soaking the city the past week were just the beginning.
April 09, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Northern Vietnam braces for hailstorms as cold snap bites

Hanoi and northern parts of the country can expect whirlwinds and hailstorms.
March 21, 2017 | 09:12 pm GMT+7

Thousands of ducks take up residence in Russia's St Petersburg

Around 7,500 ducks have descended on the famous Peterhof Park, choosing to reside in its ponds and canals instead of migrating to warmer places for the winter.
February 20, 2017 | 09:26 am GMT+7

Northern Vietnam braces for severe cold spell

Temperatures in Hanoi are forecast to plummet to 12-14 degrees Celsius on Friday.
February 07, 2017 | 05:30 pm GMT+7