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  1. 14 killed in Vietnam floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    Hanoi, Nov 19 : At least 14 people were killed in floods and landslides caused by typhoon Toraji over the weekend in Vietnam, authorities said on Monday. Due to heavy rain and floods, many areas were still inundated including roads to Nha Trang city's airport, reports Xinhua news agency.

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  2. Veteran returns to Vietnam for perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Some of those earliest photos are now part of an exhibit that draws on the connections he found with the people of Vietnam. "It's the bluest water I've ever seen, the greenest trees I've ever seen, and the people are smiling and genuinely engaged - ...

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  3. Vietnam arrests ex-deputy head of economic hub in graft crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... tycoon, Phan Van Anh Vu, the ministry said. Vu, who fled to Singapore seeking passage to Germany but was arrested in Vietnam earlier this year, was jailed for nine years in July for deliberate disclosure of state secrets. The ministry didn't specify ...

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  4. The World in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... the circumstances of a painting that a fiction writer said she found under a tree based on an anonymous tip. HANOI, Vietnam -- Landslides due to rains from a tropical storm have killed 13 people and left four others missing in south-central Vietnam. ...

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  5. Rethinking Federal Intervention in K-12 EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Accuracy In Academia

    On November 8, the Heritage Foundation collaborated with the Pioneer Institute to host an event which focused on the impact that the federal government has had on K-12 education and possible alternatives to the federal intervention that we have seen thus far. Ted Rebarber and Neal McCluskey, co-authors of the new Pioneer Institute White Paper, Common Core, School Choice & Re-thinking Standards-Based Reform, believe that federal intervention in schools inhibits their success, preferring instead that certain federal mandates be eliminated and school choice policies be implemented.

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  6. Landslides kill 13, leave 4 missing in south central VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    Landslides due to rains from a tropical storm have killed 13 people and left four others missing in south-central Vietnam. This Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, photo, shows several houses damaged by landslides in south-central resort city of Nha Trang, Vietnam.

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  7. Death toll from central Vietnam typhoon-triggered flood rises to 14Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    Floods and landslides caused by Typhoon Toraji over the weekend in Vietnam's central Nha Trang city have left 14 people dead and two others missing, according to local authorities on Monday. Due to heavy rain and floods, many areas were still inundated, including roads to the city's airport, local daily newspaper Sai Gon Giai Phong quoted the municipal People's Committee as reporting.

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  8. Prez Kovind interacts with local leaders in Da NangRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Da Nang [Vietnam], Nov 18 : President of India Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday evening interacted with leaders of Da Nang People's Committee led by Truong Quang Nghia, Party Secretary of Da Nang. President Kovind, on an invitation from Nguyen Phu Trong, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, along with First Lady of India Savita Kovind, arrived at the Da Nang International Airport on Sunday afternoon.

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  9. a Bamboo Airways eyeing 29 December launchRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Vietnam startup carrier Bamboo Airways is eyeing 29 December for its first flight, which would keep with its timeline of starting operations before the end of the year. The 29 December date was disclosed by parent FLC Group in a statement related to an agreement between it and state-owned companies Petrolimix, Petrolimix Aviation Fuel and Petrolimix Insurance.

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  10. President Kovind visits Hindu temple complex in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Times of India

    President Ram Nath Kovind and first lady Savita Kovind at My Son sanctuary in Quang Nam in Vietnam. HANOI: President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday visited My Son temple complex in Vietnam which has Indian influence and houses Hindu deities like Krishna, Vishnu and Shiva.

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  11. N Korea's ceremonial head of state to embark on three-nation visitRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Seoul [South Korea], Nov 18 : North Korea's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong-nam will undertake a three-nation visit to Cuba, Venezuela and Mexico, its state media said on Sunday. The Korean Central News Agency said that Kim, who is the head of the North Korean parliament, will lead a delegation to the three countries, in an aim to improve bilateral relations, Yonhap News Agency reported.

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  12. Democrats carry ex-GOP bastionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... Landslides due to rains from a tropical storm have killed 13 people and left four others missing in south-central Vietnam. A disaster official in Khanh Hoa province said Sunday that 600 soldiers have been mobilized to search for the missing and ...

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  13. A look back at India-Vietnam relations as President Kovind leaves for state visitRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Nov 18 : President Ram Nath Kovind and First Lady Savita Kovind on Sunday departed for a three-day visit to Vietnam, with an aim to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries. Upon their arrival in Da Nang, they will depart for Hotel Furama Resort.

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  14. SE Asia Stocks-Most subdued; Philippines extends gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    The benchmark Philippine index surged 1.8 percent to a near two-week high and was on track for a fourth consecutive session of gains. The Philippine central bank on Thursday raised its benchmark interest rate for the fifth straight time in a bid to tackle elevated inflation and bring it back to within its target range next year.

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  15. Tropical Depression 33W, # 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    ... Minh City (the former Saigon) at about 2 p.m. Saturday. Model guidance continues to show a straight run west into Vietnam, though forecast ensemble best tracks diverge somewhat. GFS ensemble depicts a weak storm moving rather rapidly toward Vietnam, ...

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  16. Flash floods, landslides kill 12 in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Heavy rains pounded the Khanh Hoa province over the past few days as tropical depression Toraji blew in from the South China Sea, triggering landslides that wiped out houses and destroyed a small reservoir.

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  17. Heavy rains predicted in South as remains of Toraji hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    Southern provinces from Surat Thani down are expected to be lashed by heavy rains on Monday and Tuesday as a low-pressure system from tropical storm Toraji moves over the area, the Meteorological Department said. In its fourth warning over tropical storm Toraji issued at 5am Monday, the department said Toraji, now downgraded to a depression, was located about 35 kilometres northwest of Ho Chi Minh City at 4am Monday.

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  18. Vacations breakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Star

    ... in the US and Europe. And the breakthrough year isn't over yet. Last week, Vacations flew to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam to perform at the Coracle Music Festival. That was followed by a performance in the Thai capital of Bangkok at the Maho Rasop ...

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  19. Scientists ask VA to look at the toxic impact of Agent Orange on Vietnam veterans' childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine asked Department of Veterans Affairs to consider impact of Agent Orange on male veterans The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine has called on the Department of Veterans Affairs to consider the impact that exposure to Agent Orange has had on the children of those who served in the Vietnam War. According to a report published Thursday a component found in the odorless herbicide used to destroy tall crops in hiding places in fields and rice paddies could have caused the likes of hypertension and monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance in descendants of US military.

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  20. Gweedore on the goal trail to book Ulster final spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RTE.ie

    A first-half hat-trick from Daire O Baoill propelled Donegal champions Gweedore into the Ulster Club SFC final with a 4-11 to 0-16 win over Crossmaglen at Healy Park. The men from the north-west produced a blistering display to crush the resurgent Rangers and set up a meeting with Scotstown in the decider.

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