Orbs were found in separate locations in Vietnam’s Yen Bai and Tuyen Quang provinces
Critics say complaining college students had 'no idea' about the real world
This national dish is eaten from dawn until dusk but its contents depend on where you are. Michael Booth travelled the length of the country in search of noodle nirvana
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has had an effect on tourism for the rest of the continent, bringing prices down on travel to Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania
Springtime, just before the new century began. As Laos is now the new Cambodia, Vietnam was then the new Thailand, and my girlfriend and I had arrived – with our backpacks – to see what all the fuss was about. The capital Hanoi had dazzled, and we were due to take the train 420 miles down the coast to Hué. We were late, though. We were always late.
Customs officials in Thailand and Singapore seized £3.5m worth of rhino horn en route to Vietnam
Reward targets Vixay Keosavang in new escalation of fight against this ‘lucrative’ crime
Long before he retired as a much-decorated brigadier general, Robbie Risner was one of the most celebrated pilots in the US Air Force. He was an ace in the Korean War, shooting down eight Russian-built MiG-15s, and received the Silver Star for a daring mid-air manoeuvre to steer a fellow pilot to safety. More than a decade later during the Vietnam War, he led the first flight of Operation Rolling Thunder, a high-intensity aerial bombing of North Vietnam. He received the Air Force Cross in 1965 for leading air strikes against a strategic bridge in North Vietnam. Later that month he was featured on the cover of Time magazine.
It’s not too late to do something, but it will be soon
It was the arrival of the cannon in the 19th century that finally heralded the end of elephants being used as an instrument of war. Until that time, from as early as 1000BC, they trampled across battlefields around the globe, through wars in places as far flung as Yemen and Sri Lanka.
It is cultural norms in communities that orient children towards education
The Prime Minister has offered the Philippines president the UK’s full support in dealing with the aftermath.
Tourists in northern areas of Vietnam are bracing themselves as one of the most powerful storms on record makes its way towards them after devastating the Philippines.
Fireworks and plumes of smoke could be seen for miles outside the factory, which employs 300 people
150,000 people lined up to pay respects to the so-called 'Red Napoleon'