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Hai Duong

Court maintains 13-year sentence for anti-State agitator

Society

Court maintains 13-year sentence for anti-State agitator

The High-Level People’s Court in Hanoi upheld a jail sentence of 13 years handed down on 54-year-old Nguyen Van Tuc for “attempting to overthrow the people’s administration” at an appeal trial in the northern province of Thai Binh on September 14.

Quang Tri strives to minimise child drowning

Society

Quang Tri strives to minimise child drowning

Authorities in the central province of Quang Tri have coordinated with local organisations to open free swimming courses for local children in the hope of minimizing child drowning, especially in rural and remote areas.

Localities urged to protect crops from torrential rains

Society

Localities urged to protect crops from torrential rains

The Directorate of Water Resources under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has issued a notice on ensuring safety of irrigation facilities and preventing crops from being flooded by torrential rains in northern and north central regions.