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9 dead as huge storms batter Europe

Storm Friederike has claimed at least six lives in Germany, including two truck drivers whose vehicles were blown over by the gales.

Survivors of Vietnam’s scrap blast recall 'rain of bullets'

A man won't go back to the house that buried his daughter and a woman cannot fry fish now as the sizzling sound is ...

Body of missing district chairman discovered in Hanoi

Nguyen Hong Lam had been unaccounted for since leaving his office on the night of December 25.
January 03, 2018 | 04:55 pm GMT+7

6 Vietnamese workers killed in Taiwan factory fire: report

11 Vietnamese workers were on site at the time of the fire.
December 14, 2017 | 12:20 pm GMT+7

Death toll from fighting in S.Sudan's Great Lakes rises to 170

The inter-clan fighting has become a new source of violence in a country devastated by a four-year civil war.
December 12, 2017 | 05:02 pm GMT+7

S African girl dies during cycling tour in Vietnam’s Hoi An

The teenager reportedly collapsed after saying that she was tired from half an hour of cycling.
December 11, 2017 | 11:26 am GMT+7

Spanish traveler dies after driving motorbike off Vietnamese mountain pass

The victim apparently lost control of his motorbike on one of Vietnam's most dangerous passes.
November 10, 2017 | 02:27 pm GMT+7

2 people killed in house fire in Hanoi’s popular Old Quarter

The house stands deep inside a small alley and neighbors said the door was locked from the outside at the time.
November 06, 2017 | 11:01 am GMT+7

Woman killed by car crash while sitting inside restaurant in Vietnam

She totally could not see it coming.
November 04, 2017 | 02:35 pm GMT+7

China agency denies dead Russian model, 14, was overworked

'Most of her work was completed within eight hours. Her workload was moderate compared with other models,' said the agency.
October 30, 2017 | 02:28 pm GMT+7

Dirty air responsible for 10 percent of deaths in Vietnam: research

Probably not advisable to take a deep breath before reading this story of toxic smog.
October 20, 2017 | 04:38 pm GMT+7

Study suggests mind remains conscious after body is pronounced dead

Research from the NYU Langone School of Medicine suggests that people's consciousness continue to work even after they have been pronounced dead.
October 20, 2017 | 04:03 pm GMT+7

IS Southeast Asia chief killed in Philippines: govt

The deaths signal the end of the militant groups.
October 16, 2017 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72

Last week's floods were the worst that hit the country in years, with thousands of homes submerged.
October 16, 2017 | 11:23 am GMT+7

Northern Vietnam left in path of destructive floods due to poor forecasting

A tropical depression has claimed at least 68 lives this week, the deadliest disaster to hit Vietnam in recent years.
October 15, 2017 | 12:55 pm GMT+7