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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.

Flower roads in Hanoi’s Dan Phuong district

Society

Flower roads in Hanoi’s Dan Phuong district

Visitors to Dan Phuong, a suburban district of Hanoi capital city, are sure to be impressed by village roads lined with flowers of all colours and houses with number plates, which are a rare sight in rural areas in Vietnam.

Lao national busted for illegal drug transport

Society

Lao national busted for illegal drug transport

A Lao man was detained by Nghe An province’s Quy Chau district police and the provincial police drug criminal investigation department on September 7 as he attempted to transport 10 bricks of heroin and one kg of methamphetamine to Vietnam.

Illegal pangolin keepers caught in Quang Ninh

Environment

Illegal pangolin keepers caught in Quang Ninh

A group of people keeping pangolins illegally were recently caught red-handed by the police of the northeastern border province of Quang Ninh and the Criminal Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security in the province’s Mong Cai city.