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Road to fitness: is running actually good for you?
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Road to fitness: is running actually good for you?

En Vnexpress - But is running actually good for your health? Yes, say experts, as long as you are careful.

Deadly road traps: Open sewers call for sidewalk 'patch up' in Saigon
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Deadly road traps: Open sewers call for sidewalk 'patch up' in Saigon

En Vnexpress - Recent incidents of children killed after being washed down unfenced drains should raise an alarm: sidewalks don't just need cleaning up.

Old and deadly: Japan's drive to beat elderly road menace
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Old and deadly: Japan's drive to beat elderly road menace

En Vnexpress - Most accidents caused by elderly drivers result from them mixing up the accelerator and the brake or losing control of the steering wheel.

Mud and glory: Vietnam revs up for biggest off-road race
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Mud and glory: Vietnam revs up for biggest off-road race

En Vnexpress - 'There aren't many thrilling sports in Vietnam. We want to play thrilling sports but there are no opportunities for us.'

Road accidents in Vietnam no one tells you about
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Road accidents in Vietnam no one tells you about

En Vnexpress - In Vietnam, driving safely is simply not enough.

Deadly secret: Road accidents in Vietnam no one tells you about
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Deadly secret: Road accidents in Vietnam no one tells you about

En Vnexpress - In Vietnam, driving safely is simply not enough.

It’s all blue and green along Vietnam's most beautiful seaside road
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It’s all blue and green along Vietnam's most beautiful seaside road

En Vnexpress - Get ready to be wowed by mountains on one side and the sea on the other.

Trump's troubles at home overshadow first trip overseas, 'New journey' for US-Saudi relations, Shift in US-Saudi relations more style than substance, How Rouhani's second term could differ from his first, One Belt One Road requires peace in South Suda
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Trump's troubles at home overshadow first trip overseas, 'New journey' for US-Saudi relations, Shift in US-Saudi relations more style than substance, How Rouhani's second term could differ from his first, One Belt One Road requires peace in South Suda

Yahoo News "There is undoubtedly a positive message being sent when a US president chooses Saudi Arabia ... as his first foreign destination...," writes Sheikh Mohammad Abdulkarim Al-Issa. "[W]ith

1,000 trees to come down as Hanoi axes green space for road expansion
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1,000 trees to come down as Hanoi axes green space for road expansion

Trees that have taken decades to grow will be sacrificed as urbanization once again takes priority over the environment.

Fear of erosion spreads to Saigon after riverbank road cracks
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Fear of erosion spreads to Saigon after riverbank road cracks

Some locals have evacuated the area for fear their houses will be washed into the river.

Tolling of 13 BOT road projects shortened by over 92 years
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Tolling of 13 BOT road projects shortened by over 92 years

Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Transport has shortened the tolling duration of 13 build-operate-transfer (BOT) road projects by a combined 92 years and three months.

Trumpeting 'One Belt, One Road,' China bids to lead 'Globalization 2.0'
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Trumpeting 'One Belt, One Road,' China bids to lead 'Globalization 2.0'

Yahoo News Chinese President Xi Jinping outlined his vision for this modern-day Silk Road during a two-day forum in Beijing that ended Monday. While the initiative is still in its early stages, it

Vietnam eyes tough road to fulfil 2017’s GDP growth target
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Vietnam eyes tough road to fulfil 2017’s GDP growth target

Vietnamnet - Vietnam is facing tough challenges to fulfil its economic growth target for this year amidst the country is experiencing trade deficit and depending on foreign direct investment sector,

Most beautiful stretch of road in southern Vietnam
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Most beautiful stretch of road in southern Vietnam

EN VietNamNet - The stretch of road crossing a primeval forest to Tri An Lake in Vinh Cuu district, Dong Nai province is considered the most beautiful for trekkers to discover in the southeast

Work starts on coastal road connecting Hai Phong and Thai Binh
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Work starts on coastal road connecting Hai Phong and Thai Binh

Nhan dan - NDO – A groundbreaking ceremony was held in Hai Phong on May 13 for the construction of a VND3.46 trillion (US$152.24 million) coastal road connecting the northern port city and Thai Binh

Transport Ministry looks to reduce road transport
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Transport Ministry looks to reduce road transport

Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Transport will restructure the transport sector towards reducing the market share of road transport and expanding that of other modes, according to a scheme for

Threats to China’s One Belt, One Road initiative, Latin America’s declining left, The shifting role of journalism, What does Trump mean for US role in the world?, Will ‘Scoxit’ follow ‘Brexit’?
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Threats to China’s One Belt, One Road initiative, Latin America’s declining left, The shifting role of journalism, What does Trump mean for US role in the world?, Will ‘Scoxit’ follow ‘Brexit’?

Yahoo News “Troubled ports in Pakistan and Sri Lanka, envisioned as part of China’s string of pearls linking the Eurasian heartland to the Middle Kingdom, exemplify political pitfalls that threaten

Experience spectacular road stretches in Ha Giang
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Experience spectacular road stretches in Ha Giang

EN VietNamNet - The northern mountainous province of Ha Giang attracts tourists to its cool climate and pristine natural landscape.

Afghan team debuts at ski worlds on road to 2018 Olympics
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Afghan team debuts at ski worlds on road to 2018 Olympics

Yahoo News ST. MORITZ, Switzerland (AP) — The Afghanistan ski team made its world championships debut on Thursday, moving toward its aim of placing two racers in the 2018 Olympics lineup.

Dutch Olympian Van Vleuten wins Australian road race
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Dutch Olympian Van Vleuten wins Australian road race

Yahoo News GEELONG, Australia (AP) — Dutch Olympian Annamiek van Vleuten sprinted clear of four other lead riders to win the women's event in the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race on Saturday.

Ice storm pelts central U.S., causing deadly road conditions
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Ice storm pelts central U.S., causing deadly road conditions

Yahoo News By Timothy Mclaughlin CHICAGO (Reuters) - A winter storm battered a large swath of the central United States on Sunday with ice and freezing rain, creating dangerous driving conditions

Railway investment lags far behind road expenditures
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Railway investment lags far behind road expenditures

Vietnamnet - The modest investment in railways in the last 100 years, as well as high management costs and ticket prices have pushed the railway sector into an impasse.

Alaska village renews push for road through federal refuge
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Alaska village renews push for road through federal refuge

Yahoo News ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A remote Alaska village that has been rebuffed in efforts to build a road through a national wildlife refuge will try again when President-elect Donald Trump takes

End of the road for CyanogenMod, an alternative smartphone operating system
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End of the road for CyanogenMod, an alternative smartphone operating system

A page has turned with the demise of CyanogenMod, the alternative to Android beloved by geeks. However, a new project along similar lines, called LineageOS, is in the works.

Finnish phone app finds reindeer, helps to avoid road kill
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Finnish phone app finds reindeer, helps to avoid road kill

There's good news for Rudolph and his friends — an app is helping officials reduce the number of reindeer killed in traffic accidents in Finland. Some 300,000 reindeer freely wander the wilds of