Where the mighty stand together

A visit to a statue factory, where different replicas stand side by side each other, offers a glimpse into Vietnam’s diversely religious life. 

How to make Vietnamese moon cakes at Hanoi's 70-year-old bakery

It's that time of year when you're nearly tripping over moon cakes in the capital, but what makes them so ...

Silent killer: Sweltering planet braces for deadly heat shocks

Heat remains underestimated as a threat by governments, aid agencies and individuals.
September 19, 2017 | 08:05 am GMT+7

Artisans add the magic touch as Saigon gears up for full moon party

This 50-year-old craft village is scrambling to finish the multicolored lanterns that will light up ...
September 19, 2017 | 08:04 am GMT+7

Amid the exodus, lone Rohingya children face dangers in camps

'We are very sad without our parents and feel very lonely,' said a child.
September 19, 2017 | 08:01 am GMT+7

New direct air route links Hanoi, China’s Jiangxi Province

Travel time from Hanoi to Jiangxi will be shortened from six hours to three hours.
September 18, 2017 | 05:49 pm GMT+7

Malaysia scraps beer festival following Islamists' objections

Protests against events deemed to be 'western' and unIslamic are common in Muslim-majority Malaysia.
September 18, 2017 | 05:31 pm GMT+7

'Saturday Night Live' wins big as Trump jokes dominate Emmys

Host Colbert calls Trump biggest TV star of the year.
September 18, 2017 | 09:53 am GMT+7

Vietnamese-born German artist questions blurred lines between fact and fiction

Sung Tieu's first solo exhibition in Hanoi seeks to explore the connection between constructed ...
September 17, 2017 | 07:31 pm GMT+7

Award-winning Singapore cartoonist challenges history

The story questions the official narrative hammered into citizens of the tightly-controlled ...
September 17, 2017 | 01:12 pm GMT+7

A night out from Hanoi to New York

No sleep in this modern life as we travel around the world.
September 17, 2017 | 12:32 pm GMT+7

In central Vietnam, life after mega-storm means making peace with the broken pieces

Young and old are trying to salvage what they can as the painstaking process of rebuilding gets ...
September 17, 2017 | 12:28 pm GMT+7

No country for walking men

With some of the world's most cluttered sidewalks and reluctant pedestrians, getting around Saigon ...
September 17, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Farming on the beach: How clams spring to life in northern Vietnam

Covered in mud and turbid water, Dong Chau Beach in Thai Binh Province is no place for a fancy ...
September 16, 2017 | 10:32 am GMT+7

Experience the wonders of the West...in Vietnam's Mekong Delta

It's not Paris, London or New York, it's a commune in Long An Province.
September 16, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7
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