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Death toll in floods climbs to 54, Hoa Binh hardest hit

Death toll in floods climbs to 54, Hoa Binh hardest hit

Widespread floods triggered by a tropical depression over the past few days have killed 54 people as of 22:00 pm on October 12, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.

Sympathy to Mexico over earth quake losses

Sympathy to Mexico over earth quake losses

President Tran Dai Quang on September 20 offered his sympathy to his Mexican counterpart Enrique Peña Nieto over the heavy losses in human lives and property caused by the strong earth quake on September 19.

Hanoi: Death toll due to dengue reaches 6

Hanoi: Death toll due to dengue reaches 6

VOV.VN - With one more death, the dengue toll in Hanoi since the beginning of the year went up to 6, a senior health official of the Central Tropical Diseases Hospital said on Tuesday, August 8.

Dam break disaster photos: toxic mud buries area

Dam break disaster photos: toxic mud buries area

VOV.VN -Rescue teams in central Vietnam raced to save victims and determine casualties on September 13, after a dam burst in Quang Nam Province unleashing a devastating surge of thick, red toxic mud.

Condolences to Italy over strong earthquake

Condolences to Italy over strong earthquake

VOV.VN - On August 25, President Tran Dai Quang sent his condolences to his Italian counterpart Sergio Mattarella over the devastating earthquake which rocked the European country’s central region.

Death toll in Virginia plane crash climbs to six

Death toll in Virginia plane crash climbs to six

Six people, including three members of an Indiana family and a German exchange student, were killed on August 12 when their small plane plowed into a line of trees after an aborted landing at a northern Virginia airport, authorities said on August 13.

Taiwan quake toll climbs to 35

Taiwan quake toll climbs to 35

The death toll from an earthquake in southern Taiwan at the weekend climbed to 35 on Febraury 8, with more than 100 people still listed as missing under a 17-storey building that collapsed and where all rescue efforts are being focused.

Traffic accidents kill 9,000 in 2015, 48,000 in five years

Traffic accidents kill 9,000 in 2015, 48,000 in five years

Despite recent positive shifts in national traffic safety, the death toll from accidents this year still stood at about 9,000 people, and was "too high for the country to afford", said Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on December 8.