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Central Highlands: As floods recede, food shortage concerns surface

Large scale damage caused by flooding in the Central Highlands has given rise to food shortage and pricing concerns.

Greenhouses, deforestation in focus as flooding toll rises in Central Highlands

Greenhouses and deforestation are looming large as floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains in the Central Highlands have killed 10 people.

Rescuers install zip line to get people stranded in Central Highlands flood

Rescuers put up a zip line to rescue victims in the highlands province of Lam Dong Thursday after severe floods destroyed a bridge over a stream.
August 09, 2019 | 01:30 pm GMT+7

Six die in Central Highlands flooding

At least six people died Wednesday and Thursday after prolonged, heavy rains triggered floods in the Central Highlands region.
August 08, 2019 | 09:12 pm GMT+7

Car crashes into police vehicle blocking road, officer seriously injured

A Central Highlands policeman was seriously injured when a man crashed into a vehicle stationed on a road to stop him on Saturday.
July 28, 2019 | 03:58 pm GMT+7

Central Highlands teachers cajole parents, kids to attend school

Gia Lai teachers go out of their way to ensure children don’t neglect their schooling for working in the fields.
July 24, 2019 | 04:01 pm GMT+7

Where women collect wood to light the fire of romance

In Vietnam’s Central Highlands, Gie Trieng women can spend years collecting wood to ensure they catch a good husband.
June 25, 2019 | 07:56 pm GMT+7

When broken earlobes were music to the ears of a community

Among the Brau, elongated earlobes signified readiness for romance, but if both of them split, the whole community rejoiced.
June 19, 2019 | 03:33 pm GMT+7

When Da Lat gets clouded, the view gets heavenly

It is cloud hunting season in Da Lat now, and  photographers gather in droves to shoot them.
June 01, 2019 | 08:42 am GMT+7

Two Vietnam waterfalls among world’s most beautiful

Microsoft network MSN has included two waterfalls in Vietnam in its list of 15 most charming cascades in the world.
May 14, 2019 | 10:55 am GMT+7

Government orders investigation into destruction of pine forest

Authorities in Lam Dong Province have started an investigation into the methodical destruction of more than 3,000 pine trees.
May 11, 2019 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Central Highlands church has communal look

Built in 2005, a Catholic church in Pleiku resembles an ethnic minority communal house on stilts.
April 30, 2019 | 10:32 am GMT+7

Dubious development plans put Da Lat’s future at stake

Da Lat is perfect the way it is, and any changes made should respect its status quo or else it will be gone forever.
April 25, 2019 | 02:32 pm GMT+7

In a dense Central Highlands jungle, a cascade thrills

It’s not easy to get to the Hang En Waterfall, but the journey and destination make for an unforgettable adventure.
April 02, 2019 | 10:29 am GMT+7

Police bust enormous gambling den in Central Highlands forest

More than 100 officers from Saigon went hundreds of kilometers to a forest in Gia Lai Sunday to break up a gambling den.
April 01, 2019 | 09:56 am GMT+7
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