French Ambassador to Vietnam, Jean-Noel Poirier, talked about Hanoi’s worsening air quality and an agreement on the supplies of French air quality measurement systems to the city.

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Two men arrested for arousing demonstrations over mass fish deaths

Police in Ha Tinh and Quang Binh provinces arrested two men for conducting anti-state propaganda and inciting public demonstrations over mass fish deaths in the central coast waters.

111 people killed in traffic accidents during four-day holiday

A total of 152 traffic accidents occurred across the country, claiming 111 lives and leaving 138 injured during the four-day holiday from April 30 to May 3, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee.

Mother and daughter suffer from illnesses

Le Nguyen Kim Ngan, a four year-old girl in Tra Vinh Province is in need of financial help to cover the cost of her leukaemia treatment and to treat her ill mother.

Lifter confident of Olympic success

Weightlifter Thach Kim Tuan believes he will have completely recovered from injury and could win medal at the approaching Olympics in Brazil.