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Tien Giang, Vietnam Newswire

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  1. Vietnam Rice Industry Faces Threat From Climate Change, Mekong DamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... university's school of geo-sciences. Workers carry bags of rice off a conveyor belt to stack in trucks, Tien Giang, Vietnam, September 14, 2012. (D. Schearf/VOA) International scientists are working with their Vietnam colleagues through CLUES - or ...

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  2. Baseball stars in Vietnam, 1966Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Ray Belford A Stars and Stripes South Vietnam, November, 1966: Five of the biggest names in baseball pay a visit to the 75th Advisory Group at My Tho during a tour of small U.S. outposts in Vietnam.

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  3. Where Chefs Eat II: Another round of Wichita experts share favoritesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Denise Neil has the latest Wichita restaurant news, with comings & goings, recent reviews, the question of the week and more. Bryce Kuhn, who owns Twelve Restaurant & Bar, likes to eat pizza and has a couple of local favorite pizza places.

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  4. Colonization of Enteroaggregative Escherichia coli and Shiga...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | BioMed Central

    Enteroaggregative and Shiga-toxin producing Escherichia coli are a major cause of diarrhea worldwide. E. coli carrying both virulence factors characteristic for EAEC and STEC and producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamase caused severe and protracted disease during an outbreak of E. coli O104:H4 in Europe in 2011.

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  5. Two suspects arrested at their house in My Tho Town on September 7. Photo: Phuong HaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Tien Giang police have arrested nine alleged members of a gang accused of stealing dogs and motorbikes across the Mekong Delta. Police said they are investigating the gang on multiple charges, including robbery, buying stolen property, illegal use of weapons and illegal trading of drugs.

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  6. Mekong Delta rivers get deeperRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | The Nation

    The Tien and Hau rivers in the Cuu Long Delta have become deeper in recent years instead of having silt build-up like in years past, experts have said. The 250-kilometre-long Tien and 200-km-long Hau, tributaries of the Mekong, are two major rivers in the delta, which is the country's largest rice, fruit and seafood producer.

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  7. Interview: China's Belt and Road Initiative conducive to reviving world economy: senior UN officialRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    The world economy remains flaccid now even eight years after the outbreak of the global economic and financial crisis, but China's Belt and Road Initiative is conducive to efforts to revive the global economy, a senior UN official told Xinhua. Hong Pingfan, director of the Development Policy and Analysis Division in the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, said in a recent interview with Xinhua that the Chinese initiative contains many proposed measures of international cooperation to revitalize the world economy.

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  8. Officer smelled of alcohol after fatal crash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    The breath of an off-duty police officer who fatally struck a motorbike owner with his car smelled of alcohol, police in southern Vietnam said Monday. Nguyen Son Thanh, an officer of the Tien Giang mobile police unit, was driving a car with three passengers on a street in My Tho when the car hit two motorbikes parked along the sidewalk.

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  9. Woman detained, probed for husband's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    A woman has been detained for a criminal investigation into the death of her husband, which was caused allegedly by her crushing his testicles in a domestic fight, Vietnamese police said Monday. Phan Thi Kim Chuong, 55, will be in police custody for four month pending the investigation, Sen Lt Col Dang Nam Hung of Tien Giang police told Tuoi Tre newspaper.

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  10. Policeman shot as colleague's gun goes off accidentallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    A police officer was injured in what is said to be an accidental firing from another officer at a traffic control unit in southern Vietnam this afternoon. According to Tien Giang province police, Capt Nguyen Van Thu was checking his pistol before his patrol shift when it accidentally discharged in the Trung Luong traffic control station.

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  11. Vietnamese man killed by estranged wife who crushed his testiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | New York Daily News

    A Vietnamese man who frequently beat his estranged wife was killed by the woman during their latest scuffle last week. Le Kim Khai, 53, died of suffocation while on the way to the hospital after a fight broke out and 55-year-old Phan Thi Kim Chuong crushed his testicles for "about five minutes."

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  12. Crazed wife kills hubby by crushing his TESTICLES with her bare handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Daily Star

    The fight became so intense, she desperately grabbed his testicles and squeezed hard for five minutes until he fell to the ground. Medics said 53-year-old Le Kim Khai, from Vietnam, died of suffocation after vomit became lodged in his windpipe during the incident.

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  13. Vietnam bus driver caught on film rolling rice paper while drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    A video clip showing a Phuong Trang company bus driver rolling rice paper at the wheel in southern Vietnam went viral Thursday. A man who posted a 39-minute video clip on his Facebook page of a public bus driver rolling rice paper while driving said it was taken on a sleeper bus on the HCMC-Trung Luong Expressway in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang at noon on June 5. The bus, belonging to major transport operator Phuong Trang, was on the way from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho city, the passenger said.

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  14. Salk Recruits Rising Star to Study Neurology of Mental DisordersRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Newswise

    The Salk Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of Sung Han as an assistant professor in the Clayton Foundation Peptide Biology Laboratories. Han will study small molecules, called neuropeptides, which affect the brain's defense response and contribute to sensory hypersensitivity in neuropsychiatric disorders such as anxiety and autism.

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  15. Vietnam revisited: The children suffered mostRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    President Obama debarking in Hanoi brings memories of the war most would like to forget, especially the harm inflicted on the children. When the order came in 1969 to redeploy the 9th Division in which I served to Schofield Barracks in Hawaii, one of the first calls I made was to the Military Assistance Command in Saigon.

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  16. Perth swimming teachers in Vietnam missionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | ABC News

    Every year, a team of Perth swimming teachers flies out of their comfort zone, where learning to swim is almost a birth right, to a place where the drowning rate is staggering. Aid agencies estimate the number of children drowning each year in Vietnam is somewhere between 7,000 and 11,000.

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  17. Man will test himself through 30 C humidity for charityRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | Freepressseries.co.uk

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  18. Thailand's plan to sell stockpiled rice sparks concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Nation

    Thailand's plan to accelerate sales of 11.4 million tonnes of rice in government stockpiles within two months has sparked concerns that it would hurt prices and exports in Vietnam. However, some people are optimistic that the impact will not be significant.

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  19. Traffic accidents kill 33 in Vietnam during holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    A traffic jam on the National Road 1A's section in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang on April 30. Photo: V.V Thirty three people were killed and 43 others were injured in traffic accidents in the last two days as Vietnam celebrated Reunification Day and Labor Day. It represented a decrease of 39.3 percent in fatalities and 33 percent in injuries from last year, the National Traffic Safety Committee reported Sunday.

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  20. A woman buys dragon fruit in Vietnam. Photo: Diep Duc Minh/Thanh NienRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Australia has commenced work on market access for fresh dragon fruit from Vietnam, the Australian Embassy said in a statement on Wednesday. Further work on risk assessment will be carried out over the next few months, including a field visit to production areas and an evaluation of production and export practices.

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