Grave crowding necessitates new cemeteries in Ha Noi

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VietNam News English 6 day(s) ago

Authorities have approved several new cemeteries in Ha Noi to deal with overcrowding at most of the old places of burial. Space at the old cemeteries is tight as urbanisation pours thousands more people into outlying districts.

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'Grave concern' about Ukraine fighting at four-way talks

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago 3 related news

The French, German, Russian and Ukranian foreign ministers expressed "grave concern" on Tuesday about violations of a shaky ceasefire in separatist-held east Ukraine but pledged to continue dialogue.

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Nigeria's Boko Haram abducted 2,000 women and girls: report

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Nigeria's Boko Haram abducted 2,000 women and girls: report

Boko Haram Islamic militants have kidnapped at least 2,000 girls and women since the start of last year, turning them into cooks, sex slaves and fighters, and sometimes killing those who refused to comply, Amnesty International said on Tuesday.

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Exhumation of Iraq's Camp Speicher victim mass graves begins

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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 week(s) ago

Exhumation of Iraq's Camp Speicher victim mass graves begins

Iraqi forensic teams began on Monday excavating 12 suspected mass grave sites thought to hold the corpses of as many as 1,700 soldiers massacred last summer by Islamic State militants as they swept across northern Iraq.

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“I was covered by the blood of my colleagues” - Camp Speicher survivor

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“I was covered by the blood of my colleagues” - Camp Speicher survivor

As exhumation of Iraq's Camp Speicher mass grave begins, a survivor of the massacre there recalls playing dead while he was "covered by the blood of my colleagues."

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Ho Chi Minh City grows unsightly because of garbage-topped bridges

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Ho Chi Minh City grows unsightly because of garbage-topped bridges

Many bridges in Ho Chi Minh City have long been inundated with garbage dumped by mindless residents, which makes ghastly scenes and poses grave pollution threats.

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Overseas Vietnamese to attend Hung King’s death commemoration ceremonies

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VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago

As an annual tradition, a delegation of overseas Vietnamese will attend ceremonies on the occasion of the death anniversary of Hung Kings from April 22 to 29 at the invitation of the Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs.

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Deadly accident triggers concerns, calls for better administration of kite flying in Vietnam

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Deadly accident triggers concerns, calls for better administration of kite flying in Vietnam

The death of a little boy in a kite flying accident late last week has sparked grave safety concerns among local kite flyers and authorities, who feel urged to tighten control over the activity.

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Southeast Asia’s largest cemetery park to be built in Vinh Phuc

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Southeast Asia’s largest cemetery park to be built in Vinh Phuc

VietNamNet Bridge – The Thien An Vien Cemetery Park will be built on 118 hectares in Vinh Phuc province, at the cost of nearly VND1.5 trillion ($71.4 million).

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Mystery shrouds remains of 24 unearthed in Khanh Hoa mass grave

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Mystery shrouds remains of 24 unearthed in Khanh Hoa mass grave

Mystery surrounds the identities of 24 people so far whose remains were found in a mass grave by local residents digging in Khanh Hoa Province’s Cam Ranh City.

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Mysterious mass grave found in central Vietnam

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Mysterious mass grave found in central Vietnam

A family in Cam Ranh Town, central Vietnam, have dug out 23 skeletal remains - and there may be more of them - under their back yard for the past three weeks.

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Mass grave found in central Vietnam

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VietnamNet English 3 month(s) ago

Mass grave found in central Vietnam

VietNamNet Bridge - At least 21 sets of remains buried in different postures were excavated from a 150m2 garden in Ba Ngoi Ward, Cam Ranh City of the central province of Khanh Hoa.

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Mass grave found in farmer's garden

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Mass grave found in farmer's garden

A mass grave containing the skeletal remains of at least 17 people has been unearthed in Cam Ranh City, Khanh Hoa Province, by two farmers digging a tunnel to start a pig farm.

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Ancient reburial rites persist in modern Vietnam

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Báo Thanh Niên English 3 month(s) ago 1 related news

Photo credit: Lao Dong (Labor) Newspaper

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Central region targets to welcome more tourists in 2015

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SaiGon GP English 3 month(s) ago

Central region targets to welcome more tourists in 2015

The number of domestic and foreign tourists travelled in the central region’s landscapes, heritage sites in the first days of New Year, which increased rapidly in comparison with the same period of 2014

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