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Laos is for the adventurous traveller

Justine at Buddha Park in Vientiane. I watched a slideshow in my sleep last night. Vivid images of Laos were on constant replay inside my head, projected on to the screen of my eyelids. Monks in bright orange robes, terraced paddy fields so intensely green they looked artificial, waterfalls of iride

STUFF - 2017-09-16 17:00:00

Typhoon tears across Vietnam, skirting key coffee region

HA TINH, Vietnam (Reuters) - A typhoon tore a destructive path across central Vietnam on Friday, flooding hundreds of thousands of homes, whipping off roofs and knocking out power in the country's most powerful storm in years. Four people were killed, more than 5,000 houses were submerged, 19 colla

REUTERS - 2017-09-16 04:17:44

NASA sees Typhoon Doksuri making landfall in Vietnam

NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Typhoon Doksuri as it was making landfall in northeastern Vietnam on Sept. 14, 2017. Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team NASA's Terra satellite captured an image of Typhoon Doksuri as it made landfall in eastern Vietnam in the Ha Tinh province. The Mod

PHYS.ORG - 2017-09-15 07:00:00

U.S. Sanctions Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea, Sierra Leone for Failing to Take Back Deported Nationals

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration has slapped sanctions on Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea, and Sierra Leone for "lack of cooperation" in accepting their citizens who face deportation from the United States, including many who have committed serious crimes like murder in American communities, r

BREITBART - 2017-09-15 18:09:42

Laos and Cambodia suffered the most after Vietnam War

I am not defending our war in Vietnam, but calling the domino theory "discredited" over and over again does not mitigate the fact that violent revolution turned Laos and Cambodia communist soon after we abandoned Vietnam. Those of us who favored peace at any price can turn a blind eye to "The Killin

DENVER POST - 2017-09-15 18:01:05

Ancient Teeth Push Back Early Arrival of Humans in Southeast Asia

New tests on two ancient teeth found in a cave in Indonesia more than 120 years ago have established that early modern humans arrived in Southeast Asia at least 20,000 years earlier than scientists previously thought, according to a new study. The new research consisted of a detailed reanalysis of

LIVESCIENCE.COM - 2017-09-14 10:49:00

Singapore rise nine spots to go above Malaysia in FIFA world rankings

Singapore are above Malaysia on the FIFA world rankings for the first time in more than a year after climbing nine spots on the latest list. This comes after the Lions secured consecutive 1-1 draws against Hong Kong and Turkmenistan in their most recent international matches in August and September.

YAHOO SPORTS - 2017-09-14 09:28:00

10-part Burns documentary recalls Vietnam War

Today we'll have an early preview of Ken Burns' latest contribution to our cultural edification because Sunday's column will be taken up with the Emmys. Ten years in the making, The Vietnam War is a 10-part, 18-hour documentary series directed by Burns and Lynn Novick. It will air on PBS and AETN at

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-14 12:09:11

Siam Wellness Group PCL (SPA) Increases 2.11% on Sep 14

Shares of Siam Wellness Group PCL (BKK:SPA) last traded at 14.5, representing a move of 2.11%, or 0.3 per share, on volume of 6.81 million shares. After opening the trading day at 14.2, shares of Siam Wellness Group PCL traded in a close range. Siam Wellness Group PCL currently has a total float of

UTAHHERALD.COM - 2017-09-14 05:06:19

Lao Ra stays on message with unconventional, full-flavoured pop tune "Me Gusta"

bold and free of inhibition, This new anthem is for all women who do not say sorry for their actions. "Me Gusta" featuring the inimitable Afro B has managed to be infectiously catchy without falling into pop mediocrity. The mixture of reggaeton, afrobeats, and some dancehall elements nods to singer

THELINEOFBESTFIT.COM - 2017-09-13 00:44:00

U.S. slaps visa sanctions on 4 nations

Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke notified the State Department that the four countries refused to accept deported nationals, which triggered the sanctions, according to DHS. | Justin Sullivan/Getty Images The U.S. imposed visa sanctions on four countries that refuse to accept depor

POLITICO - 2017-09-13 22:47:37

Blacklisted big-legged beggar booted over Bangkok layover

Yesterday, notorious big-legged beggar Benjamin Holst was spotted in a Swiss airport and denied entry onto a Thai Airways Zurich to Laos flight that transited through Bangkok. The notorious beggar, who likes to beg his way through Asia and party the funds away with party girls in places such as Pat

MSN.COM - 2017-09-13 10:16:52

Oklahoma Missing In Action and POW Soldiers to be honored

Some families in Oklahoma are getting the news they desperately longed for over the past 50 years. Loved ones who went missing in action in the Vietnam war have now been identified. More than 1,400 Oklahomans are still missing in action, and this week the community is honoring those who have been ac

KJRH.COM - 2017-09-13 22:09:31

US limiting visas in four countries for refusing deportations

The State Department will stop granting some visas to citizens of Eritrea, Cambodia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, arguing that the countries are denying or delaying accepting their citizens the U.S. wants to deport. In a series of cables sent to U.S. consular officers around the world and obtained by Re

THE HILL - 2017-09-13 19:50:14

Lao Ra Me Gusta

In the words of Lao Ra herself, 'Me Gusta' is about "a woman who's in control of her sexuality, looking for a situation where she doesn't need to ask questions, but can invite a guy to relax, drink some tequila and enjoy the moment while it lasts". Agency, then, is at the heart of the Colombian-born

SCREAMINGGUITARS.COM - 2017-09-13 02:51:20

Noh Alam Shah tips Singapore's worrying goal drought to continue for some time

FourFourTwo caught up with Noh Alam Shah at his 'Striker Clinic' this week as the fiery forward weighed in on the Lions' lack of goals over the past 12 months. Proflic poachers live long in the memory of local football fans. Mention Indra Sahdan, for example, and his goal against Manchester United q

FOURFOURTWO.COM - 2017-09-12 10:30:35

11 Primitive Countries with the Worst Infrastructure in the World

If you are thinking about moving abroad, then you just might want to avoid ending up in these 11 primitive countries with the worst infrastructure in the world. The infrastructure of a country basically refers to the basic physical and organizational facilities a country uses to get things done. The

INSIDERMONKEY.COM - 2017-09-12 08:55:00

'This is our home': Project FINE, Winona celebrate Welcoming Week

Chong Sher Vang was just a young boy when his family immigrated to Burnsville, Minn., from Laos and Thailand, but he remembers the struggle of transition well. Even with a language barrier, the sudden emphasis on education motivated Vang's father to go to school and work at the same time. His parent

WINONA DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-12 07:30:00

Genocide in Myanmar: This is no time to help their military

A Rohingya woman cries after the wooden boat they were traveling in from Myanmar crashed into the shore and tipped everyone out on September 12, 2017 in Dakhinpara, Bangladesh. Recent reports have suggested that around 290,000 Rohingya have now fled Myanmar after violence erupted in Rakhine state. T

NEWSWEEK - 2017-09-12 15:03:03

Bananacoin the game changer and next generation token for the production of organic bananas

Bananacoin the game changer and next generation token in food & agricultural blockchain. Bananacoin is the world first blockchain option to be applied in the production of organic bananas. It has a vision and great idea attached to it.The mission and vision statement can be interpreted as being the

MEDIUM - 2017-09-12 02:57:02