American journalist, translator killed in Afghanistan

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 3 week(s) ago

A veteran American photojournalist and a translator working for NPR were killed while accompanying Afghan troops in southern Afghanistan on Sunday, NPR and military officials said.

Keywords: 

Ukraine blaze kills 17 in elderly care home

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news 1 related news

Ukraine blaze kills 17 in elderly care home

Seventeen people died when an unlicenced home for elderly people outside the Ukrainian capital Kiev caught fire in the early hours of Sunday, a fresh tragedy to shake the conflict-riven country.

Keywords: 

Ex prison guard jailed in shooting death of superior officer

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Ex prison guard jailed in shooting death of superior officer

A court in central Vietnam on Friday sentenced a former prison officer to 10 years' imprisonment for shooting his superior officer to death due to conflict at work.

Keywords: 

Hiroshima trip will underscore 'very real' conflict risks: Obama

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

Hiroshima trip will underscore 'very real' conflict risks: Obama

Barack Obama's historic visit to Hiroshima will underline the dangers of warfare and the need to work towards peace, the US president said on the sidelines of the G7 in Japan, on Thursday.

Keywords: 

EU gene editing dilemma continues

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Gene editing, the new technology taking the biomedical world by storm, is posing a problem for policymakers in Europe after years of conflict over genetically modified food.

Keywords: 

Moving on in Vietnam, but remembering its lessons

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

Moving on in Vietnam, but remembering its lessons

By JOHN KERRY, JOHN MCCAIN and BOB KERREY

Keywords: 

Russia's Putin pardons Ukrainian pilot, sends her home in prisoner swap

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Russia's Putin pardons Ukrainian pilot, sends her home in prisoner swap

Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko arrived home to scenes of jubilation on Wednesday after her release by Russia in a prisoner swap and she promptly offered to fight again for Kiev in its conflict with pro-Russian separatists.

Keywords: 

Toy 'arms race' turning Lego violent: study

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Toy 'arms race' turning Lego violent: study

Lego products are becoming increasingly violent as toymakers engage in an "arms race" to retain children's attention in the digital age, New Zealand researchers said Monday.

Keywords: 

Leaders, NGOs meet in Istanbul for first humanitarian summit

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Leaders, NGOs meet in Istanbul for first humanitarian summit

World leaders and aid groups meet in Istanbul on Monday for an unprecedented UN-backed humanitarian summit seeking to transform the world’s response to crises triggered by conflict and climate change.

Keywords: 

Deaf, speech-impaired youth arrested for allegedly killing 11-year-old girl

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Police in the northern city of Hai Phong announced Saturday they arrested an 18-year-old deaf and speech-impaired boy for allegedly killing an 11-year-old girl over a personal conflict.

Keywords: 

Obama, bound for Vietnam, seeks to turn old foe into new partner

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Obama, bound for Vietnam, seeks to turn old foe into new partner

U.S. President Barack Obama on Sunday headed for his first visit to Vietnam, a trip aimed at sealing the transformation of an old enemy into a new partner to help counter China's growing assertiveness in the region.

Keywords: 

From crisis to development: boosting agriculture’s role

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

From crisis to development: boosting agriculture’s role

With increasing frequency and magnitude, disasters and conflicts are causing untold human suffering in many parts of the world. These are as diverse as Typhoon Haiyan, Ebola, civil war in Syria, to name but a few of the more recent.

Keywords: 

Rebel infighting near Syria capital kills hundreds: monitor

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Rebel infighting near Syria capital kills hundreds: monitor

Fighting raging between rival Islamist rebel factions to control a key opposition stronghold near Damascus since late last month has killed more than 300 fighters, a monitor said on Sunday.

Keywords: 

China using ‘coercive tactics’ in maritime claims: Pentagon

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

China is using “coercive tactics” and fostering regional tensions as it expands its maritime presence in the South China Sea and elsewhere, but is avoiding triggering an armed conflict, the Pentagon said Friday.

Keywords: 

Syrian food crisis deepens as war chokes farming

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 2 month(s) ago

Syrian food crisis deepens as war chokes farming

Syria's war has destroyed agricultural infrastructure and fractured the state system that provides farmers with seeds and buys their crops, deepening a humanitarian crisis in a country struggling to produce enough grain to feed its people.

Keywords: 

Top page