HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — An official says rescuers have recovered 12 workers who were trapped for more than three days in a collapsed tunnel at a hydropower plant under construction in central Vietnam.
In Europe and North America there is a commonly held belief that Asian students are inherently good at Mathematics. This stereotype has been reinforced in recent years by the success of China, Singapore, Korea and Japan in international mathematics rankings compiled by PISA, the Programme for International Student Assessment.
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — State media say the tunnel of a hydropower plant that is under construction in central Vietnam has collapsed, trapping 12 workers.
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Customs officials in Vietnam’s southern commercial hub of Ho Chi Minh City have detained an Australian woman for heroin trafficking.
Uber, the popular ride-sharing service that has swept American and international cities, faced a glitch in its Thailand operations this week. The government demanded that Uber suspend its services in the Land of Smiles because some drivers “were unlicensed and uninsured to drive commercial vehicles,” according to TIME. Thailand wasn’t the only country to put at least a temporary stop to Uber activity recently, however. India ordered Uber to cease operations after a woman claimed that her driver, Shiv Kumar Yadav, had raped her.
N. Korea threatens strikes on US amid hacking claims
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 11:16AM UTC
South Korea lowers outlook on weak private sector
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 11:14AM UTC
Pakistan says arrests made in Taliban school carnage
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 11:04AM UTC
US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 11:01AM UTC
Strong quake hits east Indonesia; no tsunami warning
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 10:59AM UTC
Bomb blast kills 3, hurts 5 in northeastern India
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 4:10PM UTC