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Death toll in Mozambique cyclone, floods could surpass 1,000: president

The number of people killed in a powerful storm and preceding floods in Mozambique could exceed 1,000, the president said Monday.

Flash floods kill at least 58 in Indonesia's Papua

Flash floods in Indonesia's eastern Papua province have killed at least 58 people, as rescuers battled mud, rocks ...

Woman dies in Hai Phong hotel fire

A woman died in a fire that broke out Sunday morning at a four-storey hotel in the northern Hai Phong City.
March 17, 2019 | 03:37 pm GMT+7

Hanoi investigates death of foreigner at coffee shop

Hanoi police are investigating the death of a 35-year-old foreigner in a coffee shop Sunday night.
March 11, 2019 | 07:23 pm GMT+7

Bangladesh building fire kills at least 70, toll could climb

The death toll from a fire in a centuries-old area of the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka, jumped dramatically to 70 on Thursday, a fire official said.
February 21, 2019 | 04:35 pm GMT+7

Fashion's 'creative genius' Karl Lagerfeld dies at 85

Haute-couture designer Karl Lagerfeld, artistic director at Chanel and an icon of the fashion industry, has died aged 85.
February 20, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Turkey building collapse death toll rises to 21

The death toll from the collapse of an apartment building in Istanbul rose to 21 Saturday, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said authorities have "lessons to learn" from the ...
February 10, 2019 | 09:14 am GMT+7

Hope fades for 300 missing in Brazil dam disaster

Hopes were fading Saturday that rescuers would find more survivors from at least 300 missing after a dam collapse at a mine in southeast Brazil, with nine bodies so far recovered.
January 27, 2019 | 07:56 am GMT+7

Car runs amok in Hanoi, elderly woman killed

An elderly woman was killed and three injured in Hanoi Saturday after a car hit pedestrians and other vehicles.
January 19, 2019 | 09:09 pm GMT+7

Missing British man found in Vietnam mortuary

A British man reported missing last week was found in a local mortuary in southern Vietnam, the Nottinghamshire Live reported Thursday.
January 18, 2019 | 06:59 pm GMT+7

Bodies of Vietnamese victims in oil tanker blast found

The bodies of two Vietnamese men missing after an oil tanker explosion off Hong Kong earlier this month were found Thursday.
January 17, 2019 | 02:59 pm GMT+7

Indonesian man found dead in Da Nang apartment

Da Nang police are investigating the death of an Indonesian citizen staying in a luxury apartment in the city.
January 15, 2019 | 01:32 pm GMT+7

European man beats disabled Vietnam bar staff to death

An unidentified foreigner has allegedly beaten a deaf and speech-impaired bar employee to death in Da Nang.
January 08, 2019 | 01:58 pm GMT+7

Taiwan jails Vietnamese man for seven years for murder

A Vietnamese man who beat a compatriot to death in 2017 was sentenced Wednesday to seven years and two months in jail.
January 04, 2019 | 08:22 am GMT+7

Six killed in train accident on bridge in Denmark

Six people were killed in a train accident on a bridge in Denmark on Wednesday, train operator DSB said.
January 02, 2019 | 05:06 pm GMT+7
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