Mom with 35 kids has her hands and heart full
"Having two children in the house can be tiring, but I have 35, so it is exhausting."
National traffic safety week focuses on kids
A traffic safety week, with the theme "Children and Traffic Safety," was launched yesterday in Ha Noi.
In the past 40 years, since Viet Nam was reunited with its southern region, the country made significant progress in socio-economic development and diplomacy. But many challenges are still ahead.
The search for 45kg of radio-active material missing from an iron mill in southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province will be expanded to the neighbouring provinces of Dong Nai, Binh Duong and HCM City.
HCM City plans to add 550 drugs belonging to 21 groups in its medicine price stabilisation programme for 2015-16.
The capital announced yesterday a decision to grant amnesty to and reduce the sentences of 177 prisoners.
Tien Giang southern province inaugurated a high-tech health treatment building, at a cost of VND70 billion (US$3.2 million). The high-tech treatment building is designed to provide health check-up for 400 turns of patients a day.
Firefighters this morning brought under control a fire that had broken out on Sunday night in the chemical and paint storage area of a company in Binh Duong Province.
Doctors at HCM City University Medical Centre successfully performed an operation on a 55-year-old patient from Binh Phuoc Province who had a ruptured mycotic aneurysm caused by a bacterial infection.
Construction of VN bomb and mine centre commences
The ground breaking ceremony for the construction of the Viet Nam Bomb and Mine Action Centre (VBMAC) was held this morning in the Thach That District of Ha Noi.
Ha Noi capital announced yesterday a decision to grant amnesty to and reduce the sentences of 177 prisoners.
Houses of the future

Vietnamese, like many other East Asians, have always been a bit wary of talking about death and dying. However, the superstition does not extend to visiting cemeteries and cleaning graves at appropriate times of the year.

Can we sit on the fence on this one?
Can we sit on the fence on this one?

The images and video clips of last Sunday lost no time in doing what they do in this digital age of smartphones. They went viral.

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Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier

Seventy-nine-year-old former Vietnamese commando Lam Son Nao still feels uncomfortable whenever he thinks about the moment he tried to recover 84 kilos of explosives that had been left near the USNS Core aircraft carrier.

When festivals lose sight of the people 1    When festivals lose sight of the people

Last year I visited George Town in Penang, Malaysia. I was excited to find a lot of similarities between it and my hometown, Hue.

Cultural events lead to fireworks competition 1    Cultural events lead to fireworks competition

An International cuisine event will be held in the central city as a lead up to this weekend's scheduled seventh Da Nang International Fireworks Competition, a contest between teams representing five countries.

Da Nang to monitor trees with GIS 1    Da Nang to monitor trees with GIS

Da Nang plans to use the geographic information system (GIS) in the city's public tree management work, the municipal People's Committee spokesman Vo Van Thuong said.

Man detained for trafficking 15 monkeys Man detained for trafficking 15 monkeys

The Nghe An Province's environmental crimes division said this morning that it has detained a man for allegedly trafficking monkeys following a tip-off.