Hà Nội

63 results

 People who recently returned from Danang wear face masks while queuing for a rapid test  in Hanoi, Vietnam. Photograph: Linh Pham/ Getty Images

In a world plagued by pandemic, Vietnam seemed like a miracle. As months went by without a single recorded coronavirus death, or even a confirmed case(...)

A South Korean soldier at a checkpoint on the Tongil bridge, the road leading to North Korea’s Kaesong joint industrial complex, in the border city of Paju. Photograph: Jung Yeon-Je/AFP via Getty Images

Kim Jong-un has suspended plans to increase military pressure on South Korea, in a surprise move that comes after weeks of mounting tensions on the pe(...)

How do we decide what’s worth the space in our homes and the emotions they conjure up, good and bad?

With all this time in the house, the things we have surrounded ourselves with seem all the more important. What comes into focus the most is the frame(...)

A man watches a television news broadcast showing file footage of North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un, at a railway station in Seoul on Monday. Photograph: AFP via Getty Images

North Korea fired three short-range projectiles off its east coast, South Korea’s military has said. Seoul’s joint chiefs of staff said the three lau(...)

A man watches a news report on the  firing of two unidentified projectiles, in Seoul, South Korea. Photograph: Heo Ran/Reuters

North Korea launched two short-range projectiles off its east coast on Monday in the country’s first weapons test in three months, the South Korean mi(...)

Daniel O’Donnell welcomes the Mary from Dungloe contestants on stage during a concert. Ireland’s bid for a seat on the UN Security Council in 2011 might have been helped by his popularity in certain small countries. Photograph: North West Newspix

Twenty years ago I was asked to talk to a senior Australian politician about the Celtic Tiger. I recounted the vital role played by European Union mem(...)

Fisherman’s shrine in Da Nang, south-central Vietnam’s tourist capital

The heat, the petrol fumes, the noise. These are the immediate hazards to your person as you negotiate your way around in Hanoi. The average annual t(...)

An ambulance carrying the body of Nguyen Van Hung is surrounded by villagers in Dien Thinh commune, Dien Chau district in Nghe An province, Vietnam, on Wednesday. Photograph: EPA

The bodies of 16 of the 39 Vietnamese who died when human traffickers carried them by lorry to the UK last month were repatriated to their homeland on(...)

Actor Jane Fonda (centre) is arrested with other activists like Jodie Evans (right)  while protesting against climate change on Capitol Hill in Washington last Friday. Photograph: Jared Soares/The New York Times

The night before Jane Fonda was arrested in Washington again last week, a member of her social media team asked whether she would consider writin(...)

A vehicle of a funeral home, escorted by police, leaves the Port of Tilbury on Friday where the bodies of immigrants are being held by authorities, following their discovery in a lorry in Essex on Wednesday morning. Photograph: Reuters

Vietnam’s embassy in London said on Saturday it did not have official confirmation of the identity of the 39 people who died in the back of a truck to(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »