Thousands flee as Typhoon Vamco nears Vietnam
Thousands of people fled their homes in Vietnam Saturday as Typhoon Vamco barrelled towards central regions already...
Trial to begin of suspects in UK migrant truck tragedy
Four men are due to go on trial in Britain on Monday in connection with the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants whose bodies were found in a lorry in southeast England.
Police Seize 345,000 Used Condoms Cleaned And Resold In Vietnam
Police in Vietnam have confiscated an estimated 345,000 used condoms which had been cleaned, repacked and resold as new, state media reported. Dozens of large bags containing the used contraceptives scattered across the floor of a warehouse in the southern province of Binh Duong were shown in footage by state-owned Vietnam Television (VTV) this week.…
UK lorry migrant deaths 'ringleader' admits manslaughter
A Northern Ireland man at the centre of a human trafficking operation that left 39 Vietnamese migrants dead in a lorry pleaded guilty to manslaughter at a London court on Friday.
Vietnam bus crash kills 13 on high school reunion trip
A high school reunion trip in Vietnam took a fatal turn on Sunday when a bus carrying the alumni crashed and flipped...
Black Cats Are Boiled Into Paste And Sold As Coronavirus Remedy In Vietnam
Black cats are being killed and boiled into a paste in Vietnam amid rumours claiming that their ground-up bodies can cure coronavirus. According to an animal rights charity organization, No To Dog Meat, black cats are being boiled, skinned, cooked then turned into a paste. The charity says the practice is centred around the capital…
UK driver pleads guilty to manslaughter of 39 found dead in truck
A British lorry driver on Wednesday pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of 39 people found dead in a refrigerated truck in southeast England.
Vietnam quarantines area with 10,000 residents over coronavirus
More than 10,000 people in villages near Vietnam's capital were placed under quarantine Thursday after six cases of the deadly new coronavirus were discovered there, authorities said.
Vietnam setting up field hospitals for possible virus influx
Vietnam is setting up field hospitals with thousands of beds to handle a potential influx of coronavirus cases, health officials said, as it prepares to receive its nationals from China.