Doctors in the central city of Da Nang said Thursday they had successfully removed a possibly fatal leech from the windpipe of a six-year-old boy after it had lived there for more than one week.
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Hackers attacked newswire VietNamNet Wednesday for a third time in two months, severely slowing down access to the news site or blocking it altogether.
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Tapioca balls in Hanoi are laden with toxins, health agencies said Wednesday after a Chinese newspaper reported earlier this month that supposed tapioca balls made in that country were actually made of polymer.
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