Posts Tagged ‘ Sunday Night ’

Hanoi streets flooded for hours by storm

July 14, 2009
Hanoi streets flooded for hours by storm

Flooding Monday slows Hanoi traffic on the worst-flooded Nguyen Khuyen Street Widespread floods caused by heavy rains from Storm Soudelor inundated Hanoi Monday from early morning till mid afternoon. Flooding in the capital started to subside about 3 p.m. when rains eased.The capital’s Long Bien area and southern area received 130 mm and 110 mm [...]

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Two dead, three missing in Vinh Long bridge accident

April 14, 2009
Two dead, three missing in Vinh Long bridge accident

The scene of the accident where the temporary bridge built for the construction of the Tra On Bridge tilted heavily on Sunday night, throwing workers into the river below. Two workers died and three others remained missing in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long after a temporary bridge tilted and threw them into the [...]

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"Slumdog Millionaire" wins big at 81st Academy Awards

February 23, 2009
"Slumdog Millionaire" wins big at 81st Academy Awards

British director Dan Boyle’s rags-to-riches love story “Slumdog Millionaire” won big at the 81st Academy Awards Sunday night, grabbing eight Oscars including best picture and best director. The film tells about a story of two brothers growing up in the slums of Mumbai, India, with one finding love and the other finding a life of [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...