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Spare the rod, spoil the child approach scar Vietnamese children

Vietnam’s acceptance of parents’ right to exercise disciplinary violence has swept under the carpet the trauma many children suffer.

Man jailed for 10 years for raping 12-year-old girl

A court in the northern province of Hai Duong sentenced a man to 10 years in jail on Friday for raping a 12-year-old girl.

Bloomberg donates $2.4 million to prevent drowning deaths in Vietnam

The funds will be used to provide free swimming lessons to children in eight provinces.
June 29, 2018 | 08:05 am GMT+7

Vietnam arrests Parisian wanted for child sexual assault in France

The 49-year-old fencing coach has been accused of assaulting a 9-year-old student.
January 03, 2017 | 06:03 pm GMT+7

Life, on the other side of Saigon

An old couple raises their 9-year-old daughter on a ragged boat not too far away from the city's skyscrapers and shopping malls.
December 29, 2016 | 11:36 am GMT+7

Vietnamese social media darling filmed whipping daughter

The man had drawn broad public sympathy before being caught abusing his infant daughter on the streets of Hanoi.
December 28, 2016 | 12:36 pm GMT+7

Charges filed in Vietnam's shocking criminal case of HIV injection

A group of three has been accused of injecting tainted blood into a 3-year-old boy in a revenge plot that rocked the whole nation.
December 06, 2016 | 10:28 am GMT+7
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