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Vietnam on cusp of High Human Development group

 Vietnam on cusp of High Human Development group

Vietnam’s Human Development Index ranks in the upper end of Medium Human Development, according to the latest Human Development and Multidimensional Poverty Report released by the UN Development Programme.

Tradition, and mobs, keep women out of Indian temple

At the Indian temple that is the focus of a battle over gender equality, Hindu hardliners are in festive mood, successful -- so far -- in their bid to keep women out.

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India's fledgling #MeToo movement claimed its highest-profile scalp to date on Wednesday as a government minister and veteran editor quit after at least 20 women accused him of sexual harassment.

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 Vietnamese interns, students die in succession in Japan

In Nisshinkutsu temple in Tokyo’s Minato Ward, new mortuary tablets written in Vietnamese line the shelves.

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Hanoi construction sites pose risk

Construction sites in the capital pose dangers, due to unsafe working practices.

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Hue to relocate homes to preserve heritage

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue is planning to relocate some 4,200 households from the Hue Citadel area to better preserve the relic.

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Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has asked hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City to detect, classify and isolate patients with measles, dengue fever or hand-foot-mouth (HFM) disease to avoid cross-contamination.

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One year after IS, Syria's ravaged Raqa still 'shocking': Amnesty

Amnesty International said Friday that the destruction of Syria's Raqa was "shocking" and thousands of bodies have yet to be exhumed, a year after US-backed forces expelled jihadists from the northern city.

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