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A 13-year-old boy in the north-central province of Nghe An had his hand severed in an explosion caused by a bullet he picked up in his neighborhood, Tien Phong Newspaper reported.
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Responding to critics, Vietnam's educational minister Sunday denied that a plan to reform K-12 education over the next 10 years would cost at least US$1.6 billion.
A Central Highlands court has demanded that a Ho Chi Minh City lawyer be punished for making Facebook comments designed to foment discontent about a controversial trial in Dak Lak.
Natalie De Leon, 9, left, and her cousin, Ailyn Villanueva, 5, play Sunday at the San Jacinto battleground site, where the upcoming fest to commemorate the final battle for Texas independence will be held on Saturday.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has issued a decree making April 21 every year as Vietnam Book Day to promote the culture of reading and in recognition of the efforts of book authors, publishers and distributors in Vietnam.
A photo of Kwon Ji-yeon, who was rescued from the sunk South Korean ferry, was circulated on Twitter to find her relatives.
A motorcyclist pasts the central province of Binh Dinh's Nhon Hoi Economic Zone, where a US$21.5-billion refinery is planned A Thai-invested oil refinery, planned to be set up in the central province of Binh Dinh, has pared its estimated invested from US$28.7 billion to $21.5 billion.
During US Senator Patrick Leahy's visit to Hanoi on Thursday, National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung suggested both legislative bodies enhance their cooperation to promote a swift recognition of Vietnam as a market economy.
Ho Chi Minh City police are still investigating the cause of a fire at a department store that killed a married couple Thursday morning.
Wounded Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans Yancy Baer and David Lau bicycle up the Hai Van Pass in central Vietnam April 1, 2014, to raise money for Vietnam veterans who want to return for the first time since the war but who cannot afford to make the trip.
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Work to clean Agent Orange-contaminated soil began at Da Nang city airport Saturday as the U.S. and Vietnamese governments pushed on with efforts to undo the damage caused by a herbicide deployed by U.S. forces during the Vietnam war.
The government has ordered the central bank to cut interest rates to increase sluggish credit rates and reduce business closures, but economists say the country should not seek to increase credit growth at any cost since credit quality is more inportant than just numbers.
Truong Thi Sinh, 49, shows a bruise she sustained during a clash with police on April 10. Photo: Nguyen Dung Farmers in northern Vietnam claim they attacked police and government officials last week because the officers insisted on seizing land that residents had worked hard to clear decades ago.
Vietnam's benchmark VN Index closed 2.58 percent down on Friday at 565.33 points, its lowest level since Feb. 12, boosted by strong selling from major investors and more falls were expected next week as the market lacked supportive news, analysts said.
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