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Ten killed, many injured as under-construction wall collapses in Dong Nai

As of 5pm, the local medical sector confirmed 10 people were killed in the accident, including eight who died on the spot and two others at the district hospital.

Essex lorry incident: Driver Maurice Robinson pleads guilty

Driver Maurice Robinson, accused in the deaths of 39 people from Vietnam found in the back of a refrigerated lorry in Essex, near London last October, pleaded guilty to the manslaughter on April 8.

Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia report surges in COVID-19 cases, deaths

Indonesia on April 4 confirmed 106 new patients of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), bringing the total number in the Southeast Asian country to 2,092.

At least two die in building fire in Thanh Hoa

At least two people have died and many others were injured in a fire at the PV Oil Building in the northern central province of Thanh Hoa on Thursday afternoon.


Five stabbed to death in family dispute in Thai Nguyen

At least five people have been stabbed dead and one other seriously injured after a man killed his wife and tried to flee in the northern province of Thai Nguyen Province early this morning.


XXXTentacion: Suspect arrested in rapper murder case

 Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the death of US rapper XXXTentacion.

Homeless man arrested for allegedly killing 4-year-old

 VietNamNet Bridge – Police in central Binh Phuoc Province on Thursday arrested a homeless man for his alleged involvement in the death of a four-year-old girl in Tien Hung Commune, Dong Xoai Town.

Four stabbed to death in Ha Giang

 VietNamNet Bridge – Four people, including a two-year-old girl, were stabbed to death in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on Thursday morning.

Savage storm pummels eastern China, killing 98

 A violent storm in eastern China that packed gale-force winds and hail killed 98 people and injured hundreds as it flattened power lines, overturned cars and ripped roofs off houses in Jiangsu province.

Nepal quake: Latest death toll 7040, over 14,000 injured

 To Nepal, officials have announced that the death toll from last week's earthquake has surpassed 7,040. Over 14,000 people are also known to have been injured. As of Saturday, around 2.5 million people were living in temporary shelters.

Ebola crisis: Mali confirms second death

 A Malian nurse has died of Ebola, the second confirmed death from the disease in the country.

Ministry launches investigation of deaths of babies following cleft lip surgery

VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Health and the police of Khanh Hoa Province are investigating the death of three babies after cleft lip and palate surgery at the Military Hospital No. 87 in Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa Province. 

Japan landslide: Death toll rises to 39 in Hiroshima

Heavy rain has hampered rescue operations in Japan's Hiroshima prefecture where a deadly landslide killed at least 39 people.

Robin Williams 'had Parkinson's' when he died

 Robin Williams was suffering from the early stages of Parkinson's disease at the time of his death, his wife has said.

Brazil presidential candidate Campos dies in air crash

 The Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos, 49, has died in a plane crash, party members and local officials say.

S Korea ferry boss Yoo Byung-eun death confirmed

 Police in South Korea have said that a body they found in June is that of the fugitive boss of the operator of a ferry that sank in April, killing more than 300 people.

Typhoon Rammasun death toll rises to 11

 VietNamNet Bridge – At least 10 people were killed, four injured and two missing after typhoon Rammasun swept through northern mountainous provinces last weekend, according to initial reports.

Crisis meeting as Ebola death toll rises in West Africa

 The World Health Organization (WHO) is hosting an emergency meeting in Ghana on Wednesday on the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

MERS death toll surges to 282 in Saudi Arabia

 Saudi Arabia's death toll from the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus has surged to 282 after recalculations, the Health Ministry announced on Tuesday.

Another A/H1N1 death confirmed in Vietnam

VietNamNet Bridge – The Hanoi-based Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases confirmed a Thanh Hoa-born female patient had died of influenza A virus strain H1N1.