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Young and infected: Covid-19's new patients as India battles huge surge

Young and infected: Covid-19's new patients as India battles huge surge

Ajay Singh Yadav only managed a final video call with Raj Karan before his close friend became the latest of an alarming number of young Indians, including children, falling victim to the new coronavirus wave sweeping the country.

Charity and healthy diet revealed as secrets of An Giang longevity

A commune in An Giang Province has become famous for having a large number of elderly people living healthy.

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India locked down its capital New Delhi for a week beginning Monday night seeking to control a raging coronavirus outbreak, as the hard-hit United States made all adults eligible to receive the Covid-19 vaccine.

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Hanoi playgrounds going extinct

There are hardly any new playgrounds for children in Hanoi and the old ones are occupied by street vendors and parking lots.

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India greenlights Sputnik V, will fast-track approval for other virus shots

India has authorised the emergency use of Russia's Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine and will fast-track approval for other shots already passed by other major countries, authorities said Tuesday, as infection rates soared to a new record high.

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Danang hospital abandoned in prime location

A hospital has been abandoned for years in Danang City.

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Quang Tri men spend millions to collect ordnance scraps

Two men in Quang Tri Province has spent hundreds of millions of VND on ordnance scraps left from the war, hoping to open a war museum or cafe.

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Construction explosives blamed for house damage in Nha Trang

Residents in Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province have expressed concern over a construction project that has been given permission to use 64 tonnes of explosives to build an urban area on a mountain.

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