Hundreds of households in Hanoi suffer from overloaded dumping site

The locals also sent a letter to call for help to Tien Phong Newspaper. Do Thi Huong, the representative for the households said they had to close the doors and windows carefully before they dare to start eating. The children also have to close all doors and wear face masks as they study in their […]

Patrick Stewart on Making a Terrorist: ‘They’re Given a Role, an Identity, a Sense of Belonging’

Where Stewart came from, punk meant the Sex Pistols and Johnny Rotten—and the Shakespearean veteran of stage and screen readily admits he’s not the most well-versed in the punk-rock lifestyle. But “I believed in this world,” he said. “I was quite drawn to the colorful nature of [punk musicians] and that element of protest, of […]

Rural residents in Mekong Delta need access to clean water

Mekong Delta province faces severe water shortage The Mekong Delta province of Long An, which has been hit by severe drought this year, needs more fresh water, but can only supply about 50 percent of demand from its 35 fresh water treatment plants and stations.

French lawmakers endorse the country’s virus tracing app

France and the U.K. decided instead to send data to a central server, in which the user’s identifier code as well as those of other people are uploaded. Officials say this would help them react more quickly to virus flare-ups and aid decision-making.

Winner says Heart Foundation lottery should available online

The Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) was accepting submissions on proposed changes to the 2003 Gambling Act as part of a wider public consultation on gambling. The public discussion document included proposals to allow the Heart Foundation and Coastguard New Zealand to run their lotteries online or over the phone. 

New Zealanders are pouring money into online gambling

Charlotte asked for anonymity when speaking to RNZ. She’s now almost two months “gamble-free” but those two friends remain the only ones who know about her struggles. She’s seeing a counsellor and going to support groups. She says she’s met a lot of mothers and housewives who secretly gamble at home, whether as attempts to […]

What a difference! Kim Kardashian shares a throwback photo of her siblings from their school days

Kim is pictured wearing the ‘Zenith’ two-piece, which comprises a long-sleeved crop top and high-waisted mini skirt. Both items are handmade from gorgeous pink crochet with seductive cut-out detailing, making them right on par with the reality star’s glamorous aesthetic.

Local firms have permission to import live hogs: MARD

The Vissan pork prices on Friday in HCM City were between from VND63,000 to VND252,000 per kilo, down VND7,000-28,000 compared to the previous day depending on kinds of pork. Those prices in other provinces and cities had a reduction of VND6,800 to VND26,900 per kilo to VND61,200-242,100.

Vietnam seeks to reopen certain international air routes

Tourists arrive at Cam Ranh International Airport in Khanh Hoa Province. Vietnam is seeking to reopen certain international air routes – PHOTO: DAO LOAN HCMC – Ministries and government departments are looking into the possibility of the reopening of certain international air routes to the national steering committee for Covid-19 infection prevention and control and […]

Thanh Ha lychee fair opens in Ha Noi

All products have been certified for safety with certificates of chain production and VietGAP standards, including Seng Cu rice, Tam Xoan Hai Hau rice, Cao Bang black jelly, Meo Vac honey, Tan Cuong tea, Moc Chau vegetables and fruits, Ha Long seafood, Binh Phuoc cashews, and Cai Rong, Phu Quoc and Phan Thiet fish sauce. […]