UPDATE: The father was arrested almost a week later on Friday morning, while hiding in Hanoi. He is facing criminal charges for abusing his child, storing drugs and fighting officials on duty. … [Read more...] about 6-year-old girl rescued after being beaten by father for days
101 year old woman gives birth
The punishment was meted out after the 36-year-old woman on Sunday filed a complaint with local police, accusing the 44-year-old Estonian man of slapping her posterior in the apartment building’s elevator in District 2, home to a large expat community. … [Read more...] about Estonian fined for slapping woman’s buttocks in Saigon elevator
The handbooks delivered to students at the Nguyen Duc Canh High School in Thai Binh in the 2015-2016 academic year comprised school regulations. The No 1 regulation says students must not talk nonsense and swear, including swearing in abbreviated form. … [Read more...] about Cursing in school: are teachers giving in to students?
Another patient, a 29-year-old male flight attendant, arrived at Danang International Airport from Japan on Flight VN311 on November 8 and was immediately quarantined in HCMC. The Vietnamese national tested positive for the virus on November 22 and is being treated at Cu Chi Field Hospital. … [Read more...] about Five new imported Covid-19 cases raise Vietnam’s tally to 1,312
They were prosecuted in connection with the death of Pham Thi Tra My, 26, who sent a number of harrowing text messages to her family when she was trapped in the refrigeration unit of the lorry as it entered the UK in October 2019. Nguyen Quoc Thanh, 26, from Can Tho city was sentenced seven and half years in jail, fined 20 million VND and had 3,000 USD revoked; Nguyen Thị Thuy Hoa, 36, from Nghe An province sentenced to six years in jail and fined 15 million VND; Tran Dinh Truong, 35, from Ha Tinh province, sentenced five years in jail and fined 10 million VND and Nguyen Xuan Trieu, 24, sentenced to two and a half in jail plus fine of 10 million VND. Le Van Hue, 53 years old, Vo Van Ky, 58 years old and Vo Van Ho, 68 years old, all from Nghe An province, were given between 12 and 18 month suspended sentences and fined 5 million VND each. The trial was first opened in August, but was adjourned due to the absence of the majority of witnesses. At the trial, the seven accused … [Read more...] about Four jailed in connection with Essex lorry tragedy