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Man dies as electric wire falls on him in Saigon cafe

Luong Nhat Hoa, 60, was electrocuted by a falling electric wire inside a Saigon coffee shop Saturday.

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.

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

Child’s death in a car is a reminder our human mind needs guidelines

The tragic recent death of a Hanoi schoolboy opens our eyes to the blind spots in the brain and memory. But proper protocols and guidelines can help minimize these inherent flaws.
August 08, 2019 | 10:18 am GMT+7

Police open criminal probe into first grader's death in Hanoi school bus

A criminal investigation will look into the death of a six-year-old boy left alone in a Hanoi school bus for nine hours.
August 07, 2019 | 04:15 pm GMT+7

Hanoi student abandoned on school bus, found dead

A six-year-old boy studying in the Gateway International School in Hanoi was found dead Tuesday after he was abandoned in the school bus for nine hours.
August 07, 2019 | 09:35 am GMT+7

Two killed, three injured in northern Vietnam landslides

At least two people have died and three severely injured as landslide-struck houses collapsed in Ha Giang Province on Sunday and Monday.
July 30, 2019 | 01:29 pm GMT+7

Man loses cousin, brother in successive accidents; another loses his wife

Grief and pain were compounded as survivors recounted the tragedy of losing loved ones in three accidents in Hai Duong Province Tuesday morning.
July 23, 2019 | 09:12 pm GMT+7

National highway traffic jam lasts hours after three fatal accidents

Three traffic accidents within two hours on a National Highway 5 section triggered a gridlock 10km long for six hours on Tuesday.
July 23, 2019 | 06:53 pm GMT+7

Two killed in Hanoi heatwave

Two people have died of heat stroke in Hanoi this month while a third is in a coma.
June 27, 2019 | 01:16 pm GMT+7

Fruit vendor hit by traffic cop’s car, killed

A fruit vendor died in the southern Binh Duong Province Sunday when a car driven by a traffic police officer ran over him on a sidewalk.
June 10, 2019 | 01:26 pm GMT+7

8,000 march in Hanoi against drunk driving

Over 8,000 people marched in Hanoi on Sunday to protest against drunk driving, a reaction to recent accidents involving alcohol consumption.
May 14, 2019 | 05:30 pm GMT+7

Gun battle in Sri Lanka kills 15, U.S. pulls citizens out

The bodies of 15 people, including six children, were discovered at the site of a fierce overnight gun battle on the east coast of Sri Lanka, a military spokesman said Saturday, six days after suicide bombers killed more than 250 people on the island.
April 27, 2019 | 04:56 pm GMT+7

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.
March 19, 2019 | 01:31 pm GMT+7

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 and fallen trees in the hunt for survivors.
March 17, 2019 | 04:50 pm GMT+7
 
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