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Connected for 20 years: How the internet has changed life in Vietnam
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Connected for 20 years: How the internet has changed life in Vietnam

En Vnexpress - ‘If we had not been brave enough to open the door, we would have felt guilty now for obstructing the country’s development.’

20 years of connection: How the internet has changed life in Vietnam
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20 years of connection: How the internet has changed life in Vietnam

En Vnexpress - ‘If we had not been brave enough to open the door, we would have felt guilty now for obstructing the country’s development.’

Horror at how S.Africa let 141 mentally-ill patients die
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Horror at how S.Africa let 141 mentally-ill patients die

En Vnexpress - The patients were taken from the hospital, badly mistreated at unlicensed health facilities and then died.

How to make Vietnam a major destination for cruise holidays?
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How to make Vietnam a major destination for cruise holidays?

The cruise ship tourism market has great potential and in recent times has seen a significant and rapid rise in popularity, as shown by the increasing number of foreign visitors travelling by sea to

After trying to ban perfume, Hanoi now wants to teach officials how to speak
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After trying to ban perfume, Hanoi now wants to teach officials how to speak

En Vnexpress - No stuttering, lisping or regional dialects if you want to become bureaucrats in the capital.

How to travel to one of the most beautiful places in northern Vietnam like a pro
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How to travel to one of the most beautiful places in northern Vietnam like a pro

En Vnexpress - From where to go to what to eat, a Hanoian man shares his tips for 48 hours in Cao Bang.

Farming on the beach: How clams spring to life in northern Vietnam
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Farming on the beach: How clams spring to life in northern Vietnam

En Vnexpress - Covered in mud and turbid water, Dong Chau Beach in Thai Binh Province is no place for a fancy vacation.

How the month of the walking dead is celebrated in Saigon
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How the month of the walking dead is celebrated in Saigon

En Vnexpress - Showering money and food on poor people are popular ways to pay tribute to the wandering souls, dead or alive.

How we sell: Decoding Saigon street vendors’ strange adverts
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How we sell: Decoding Saigon street vendors’ strange adverts

En Vnexpress - These street vendors need no glaring electronic signs, not even a letter to advertise their goods and services.

How Rihanna has made a Vietnamese design go viral on Instagram
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How Rihanna has made a Vietnamese design go viral on Instagram

En Vnexpress - The powerful pop star posed with the white oversized shirt in a photo to promote her shoe collection.

Global coverage: How phones have found their way into every nook and cranny
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Global coverage: How phones have found their way into every nook and cranny

En Vnexpress - From a simple farmer in a field in Vietnam to a group of people mesmerized in a Turkish café, there’s no escaping the ubiquitous cell phone.

This Hanoi class teaches seniors how to picture moments no digital camera can
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This Hanoi class teaches seniors how to picture moments no digital camera can

En Vnexpress - Moments of the past, the way you remember them, with a stroke of nostalgia.

Free at last? How retirement looks around the world
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Free at last? How retirement looks around the world

En Vnexpress - Some old folks get stuck in nursing homes, others decide that they only live once, but many cannot afford to take a break just yet.

The global booze trip: How the world drinks
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The global booze trip: How the world drinks

En Vnexpress - Alcohol consumption is reportedly fizzling in many parts of the world as health concerns mount. But for now, the party goes on.

How cool for the summer are you?
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How cool for the summer are you?

En Vnexpress - Water is the savior as it's now hot and sunny for most of the world. Unless you're in Antarctica or Australia.

How Saigon's iconic Nguyen Hue Street has transformed over 150 years
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How Saigon's iconic Nguyen Hue Street has transformed over 150 years

En Vnexpress - From a canal to a boulevard, and now a pedestrian zone in the heart of the city.

Donkey, ferry or scooter: How the world moves
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Donkey, ferry or scooter: How the world moves

En Vnexpress - Images of commuters in Hanoi, Karachi and Brussels can't be more different.

How to Watch NASA Broadcast Russia’s Progress 67 Spacecraft Launching and Docking on the ISS
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How to Watch NASA Broadcast Russia’s Progress 67 Spacecraft Launching and Docking on the ISS

Yahoo News The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will provide live video coverage of the launch and docking of a large Russian cargo spacecraft at the International Space

How Did Life Form? Astronomers Find a Clue at a Distant Star
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How Did Life Form? Astronomers Find a Clue at a Distant Star

Yahoo News The same week we learned that the human species may be older than was previously believed, it was disclosed that two teams of astronomers report that they have found molecules related to

‘Lies’ to ‘Lordy’: How the world’s front pages covered the Comey testimony
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‘Lies’ to ‘Lordy’: How the world’s front pages covered the Comey testimony

Yahoo News Former FBI Director James Comey’s public testimony was one of the most anticipated congressional hearings in recent memory — and newspaper front pages treated it as such. Focusing on

How SpaceX Launched a Chinese Experiment Into Space, Despite U.S. Ban
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How SpaceX Launched a Chinese Experiment Into Space, Despite U.S. Ban

Yahoo News Where Congress sees security risks, private industry sees opportunity.

Knowing Yourself: How to Improve Your Understanding of Others
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Knowing Yourself: How to Improve Your Understanding of Others

Yahoo News Developing a better understanding of yourself may also improve your capacity to better understand the thoughts and feelings of other people, a new study from Germany suggests. Researchers

How communities respond to terrorism – and overcome fear
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How communities respond to terrorism – and overcome fear

Yahoo News As foreign correspondents for the Monitor with more than 40 years’ experience between us, that’s a question we’ve asked ourselves – and watched civilians grapple with, from Jerusalem to

How Learning to Read Rewrites the Brain
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How Learning to Read Rewrites the Brain

Yahoo News The researchers, to their surprise, observed changes in deep, evolutionarily old structures of the brain that were thought to be rather inflexible in adults. "What previously has been

How Vietnam got Trump's White House to open its door
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How Vietnam got Trump's White House to open its door

Experts say the Southeast Asian country has been successful in 'pro-active diplomacy' by seeking multiple routes to Trump.