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Australian retiree’s 12-year jail term highlights Vietnam’s tightening grip on dissent

Retired baker Chau Van Kham has been sentenced to 12 years for ‘terrorist activities against the state’ in a trial that human rights campaigners say is part of a wave of repression.

13 Nov 2019 - 6:32AM

Retired baker Chau Van Kham has been sentenced to 12 years for ‘terrorist activities against the state’ in a trial that human rights campaigners say is part of a wave of repression.

Australian retiree’s 12-year jail term highlights Vietnam’s tightening grip on dissent
Slovak paedophile’s conviction a watershed for Vietnam

First prosecution since closure of a legal loophole that enabled men to sexually abuse young boys without it being considered a sex crime raises hopes the country has turned a corner on child abuse.

28 Sep 2018 - 5:25PM

First prosecution since closure of a legal loophole that enabled men to sexually abuse young boys without it being considered a sex crime raises hopes the country has turned a corner on child abuse.

Slovak paedophile’s conviction a watershed for Vietnam
Meet the brave drag queens tearing up Hanoi’s nightlife

What began as a viewing party for RuPaul’s Drag Race is fast becoming a mainstay of the Vietnamese capital’s LGBT scene. But it has not been an easy transition

17 May 2018 - 8:38PM

What began as a viewing party for RuPaul’s Drag Race is fast becoming a mainstay of the Vietnamese capital’s LGBT scene. But it has not been an easy transition

Meet the brave drag queens tearing up Hanoi’s nightlife