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German man keeps returning to Saigon hospital in search of a free bed for the night

He was treated for free by doctors at the overloaded Cho Ray Hospital in May, and has refused to contact his embassy for help. 

Playing with pythons and monitor lizards at this Saigon cafe

Fancy of cup of coffee with a twist? You know where to head to next time you're in Saigon. 

Taste of the exotic: 'fatty rice' condoms from Malaysia

Condoms, with flavors...
September 27, 2017 | 12:08 pm GMT+7

The alarm bells that guard a Saigon commune

500 bells have been installed in Ba Diem Commune to alert residents in case of arson or burglary and to scare drug users away. 
October 30, 2017 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

Hitler, Saddam, Netanyahu: how Palestinians name their children says about the conflict

Their children have to live with the consequence.
November 03, 2017 | 03:32 pm GMT+7

Charles Manson: 'Guru,' con man, face of evil

The leader of 60's murderous cult dead at 83. 
November 21, 2017 | 06:09 am GMT+7

Terrorists go to rehab at '5-star' Saudi center

The center believes that the 5-star facilities will send messages to correct the convicts' thoughts and their deviation from Islam. 
November 29, 2017 | 10:13 am GMT+7

Raising parrots in the middle of Saigon's urban jungle

Every weekend, beautiful birds from South America can be found stretching their wings in the Thu Thiem urban area.
November 30, 2017 | 04:47 pm GMT+7

Squeezed by sanctions, N. Korea firm hawks cancer cures

A $50 root to 'cure' cancer.
December 01, 2017 | 04:20 pm GMT+7

250kg wartime bomb unearthed in southern Vietnam

Thinking the bomb was a big rock, the farmer had used it for years to chop firewood on. 
December 08, 2017 | 10:23 am GMT+7

Gold rush: Residents looking to strike it rich after floods in central Vietnam

Prospectors are panning, sluicing and dredging as the floodwaters recede, despite the dangers involved. 
December 11, 2017 | 03:20 pm GMT+7

China says its people have more civil, political rights than ever before

Rights group says the lack of an independent judiciary to keep a check on the ruling party leads to abuse of rights.
December 15, 2017 | 05:34 pm GMT+7

Hanoi turns on new smart devices to replace infamous loudspeakers

Is the era of Vietnam's loudspeakers - the 'loa phuong' - finally over? 
December 18, 2017 | 07:20 pm GMT+7

France dubs '120 Days of Sodom' a national treasure to stop sale

Marquis de Sade's notorious story of libertines seeking sexual gratification, made it as a national heritage. 
December 19, 2017 | 09:44 am GMT+7

Saudis welcome the world: 'We're not just oil traders'

Land of Arabia is getting ready for you, non-alcoholic tourists. 
December 20, 2017 | 09:48 am GMT+7
 
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