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Man sentenced to 14 years in jail for attempted subversion

A retired primary school teacher will spend 14 years in prison for trying to ‘overthrow’ the government.

Vietnam's national exam fraud probe claims another official

A senior education official in Hoa Binh Province was arrested Friday in the national high school exam fraud case.

When the floodgates open, it’s swimming time!

Flirting with danger, when a major dam’s floodgates open in northern Vietnam, residents are opening “public swimming pools.”
August 08, 2018 | 01:15 pm GMT+7

Vietnam exam fraud exposes systemic flaws, public livid

Arguments for and against decentralization have broken out after the recent national high school exam fraud exposed systemic problems.
August 08, 2018 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Two education officials nabbed as Vietnam expands exam fraud investigation

Vietnam's criminal probe into a national exam fraud was expanded to the third province with two more officials arrested on Friday.
August 03, 2018 | 11:09 pm GMT+7

More families evacuated from dam area in northern Vietnam

Hoa Binh authorities have prodded more people to move as worsening erosion threatens their houses.
August 02, 2018 | 10:58 am GMT+7

Residents evacuate in a hurry as homes collapse in northern Vietnam

Several dozen houses have collapsed and are in danger of collapsing into the Da River in Hoa Binh Province.
July 31, 2018 | 08:07 pm GMT+7

Riverside erosion pulls down five houses in northern Vietnam

The lives of dozens of families in Hoa Binh are at threat after five houses collapsed into the Da River on Monday.
July 31, 2018 | 01:24 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese kids receive fire escape training to watch out for themselves

The course teaches young children quick response skills to run from fire danger on their own.
May 22, 2018 | 10:45 am GMT+7

Vietnam's largest hydropower plant to get $377 mil boost

The  power station currently accounts for over a quarter of the country's electricity output.
April 13, 2018 | 10:55 pm GMT+7

Before and after footage of landslide that killed 18 in northern Vietnam

The area around the stunning Hoa Binh Waterfall has been reduced to a disaster zone. 
October 20, 2017 | 05:13 pm GMT+7

Hospital director suspended following dialysis disaster in northern Vietnam

Eight patients died while undergoing kidney dialysis treatment at his hospital.
August 10, 2017 | 10:19 am GMT+7

3 arrested in Vietnam for 8 dialysis deaths

The patients died shortly after undergoing kidney dialysis treatment at a hospital in northern Vietnam in late May.
June 23, 2017 | 09:13 am GMT+7

7 die while undergoing hemodialysis at northern Vietnam hospital

Doctors suspect the patients died from anaphylactic shock.
May 29, 2017 | 08:16 pm GMT+7

Brief hailstorms take northern Vietnam by surprise

A resident in Hanoi's outskirt district says it has been 15 years since he saw such big hailstones.
April 22, 2017 | 01:37 pm GMT+7
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