Vietnamese woman cuts her limbs for $150,000 insurance payout
8/26/2016 8:52:39 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – A 30-year-old woman paid a friend to cut off her hand and foot so she could pretend to have been hit by a train in order to receive VND3.5 billion ($150,000) of health insurance.

Saigon boy preserves dead dog in freezer
8/24/2016 5:43:48 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Trung, a tourist car driver in District 12 in HCM City, bought a freezer to preserve the body of his dead dog and later organized a birthday ceremony for the animal. It died one week ago.


 
What came first, the turtle or the egg?
8/24/2016 7:31:00 AM (GMT+7)
Con Dao National Park forest managers in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on June 17 caught Pham Van Tan, 28, illegally transporting 116 sea turtle eggs.

VN girl, blindfolded, can read and distinguish colors
8/21/2016 5:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – A 7-year-old girl in Hanoi can distinguish colors, paint pictures and read books blindfolded.


 
Only-in-Vietnam homemade vehicles
8/16/2016 2:34:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - With great creativity, Vietnamese people have inventedunique' vehicles.

The big bag lineup
8/13/2016 12:02:00 PM (GMT+7)
At a hospital in southern Dong Nai Province there are so many people seeking medical atention that they have to stay awake and line up at 1-2am to get a number for their turn.


 
Hospital apologizes for leaving compress in woman’s belly
8/10/2016 9:15:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – Doctors of HCM City-based Tu Du Obstetrics Hospital, one of Vietnam’s largest obstetric clinics, on August 4 performed a laparoscopic operation to remove a 5x10cm compress from the belly of a female patient. 

Unreasonable fine?
8/7/2016 12:02:48 PM (GMT+7)
A gum tree fell onto electric wires, causing a power outage for a hamlet. The tree’s owner was asked by the local electricity co-operative to pay $67 to repair the broken lines and restore power.


 
Cheeky, lazy robbers
8/7/2016 11:51:25 AM (GMT+7)
Like other victims of robberies, Nguyen Thi Lan from the province of Binh Phuoc panicked when her mobile phone valued at VND11 million (US$489) was snatched last week.

Biggest chicken legs in Vietnam weigh 1kg/leg
8/2/2016 11:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – A man named Giang Tuan Truong from Tan Tien village in Khoai Chau district of the northern province of Hung Yen owns the biggest pair of Dong Tao chicken legs in Vietnam.


 
Vietnamese woman has 32kg ovarian tumor
7/30/2016 9:25:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The Can Tho Oncology Hospital has removed an ovarian tumor weighing 32 kg for a woman from the southern province of Hau Giang.

Man almost dies as anabas slips down his throat
7/21/2016 9:42:32 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge - A man in Thanh Hoa province who was fishing recently caught an anabas from his net and held the fish in his mouth. The fish struggled and slipped down his throat.


 

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