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Vietnam's spirit mediums revive once forbidden ritual

May 29 2017

HANOI Dressed in the bright silk garments of a woman and dancing with candles between his fingers, Nguyen Duy Nam leads a temple of worshippers in a ceremony honouring mystical goddesses of forest, water and heaven.

Vietnam land protesters free final hostages after city official visits

Apr 22 2017

HANOI Protesters involved in a land dispute near Vietnam's capital, Hanoi, released the final 20 officials they had been holding as hostages for almost a week after a visit by a senior city official, Reuters witnesses said on Saturday.

Vietnamese protesters detained for rapping China over South China Sea case

Jul 17 2016

HANOI About 20 Vietnamese demonstrators were detained on Sunday while trying to hold a protest against China's rejection of an international court decision that denied its vast claims in the South China Sea.

Massage and mooo-d music soothe Vietnam beef cake beauty contestants

Oct 21 2014

MOC CHAU Vietnam This year's winner of the Moc Chau beauty contest has an American father while her mother is of Dutch and Cuban heritage. She's also pregnant, which is fine with the judges since contestant 1386 is a four-year-old cow.

Massage and mooo-d music soothe Vietnam beef cake beauty contestants

Oct 21 2014

MOC CHAU Vietnam This year's winner of the Moc Chau beauty contest has an American father while her mother is of Dutch and Cuban heritage. She's also pregnant, which is fine with the judges since contestant 1386 is a four-year-old cow.

Massage and mooo-d music soothe Vietnam beef cake beauty contestants

Oct 21 2014

MOC CHAU Vietnam This year's winner of the Moc Chau beauty contest has an American father while her mother is of Dutch and Cuban heritage. She's also pregnant, which is fine with the judges since contestant 1386 is a four-year-old cow.

Radar sweeps, binoculars, six navies, but no sign of missing plane

Mar 10 2014

ABOARD A VIETNAM AIR FORCE AN- Ships from six navies, dozens of military aircraft, sweeps with radar technology that can spot a soccer ball from hundreds of feet in the air - all have failed to find a single confirmed trace of a Malaysia Airlines plane that vanished three days ago.

Radar sweeps, binoculars, six navies, but no sign of missing plane

Mar 10 2014

ABOARD A VIETNAM AIR FORCE AN- Ships from six navies, dozens of military aircraft, sweeps with radar technology that can spot a soccer ball from hundreds of feet in the air - all have failed to find a single confirmed trace of a Malaysia Airlines plane that vanished three days ago.

Radar sweeps, binoculars, six navies, but no sign of missing plane

Mar 10 2014

ABOARD A VIETNAM AIR FORCE AN- Ships from six navies, dozens of military aircraft, sweeps with radar technology that can spot a soccer ball from hundreds of feet in the air - all have failed to find a single confirmed trace of a Malaysia Airlines plane that vanished three days ago.

Radar sweeps, binoculars, six navies, but no sign of missing plane

Mar 10 2014

ABOARD A VIETNAM AIR FORCE AN-26, March 10 Ships from six navies, dozens of military aircraft, sweeps with radar technology that can spot a soccer ball from hundreds of feet in the air - all have failed to find a single confirmed trace of a Malaysia Airlines plane that vanished three days ago.

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