Scores of female victims of trafficking and sexual exploitation have been identified by Police Scotland this year despite travel restrictions and border closures during the coronavirus pandemic.
The first evidence heard by the undercover policing inquiry will focus on the roots of a shadowy Metropolitan Police unit.
Dozens of people have been killed after Vietnam was hit by its most powerful typhoon in 20 years.
A landslide in central Vietnam on Sunday buried at least 22 army personnel, just a week after another landslide killed 13 people as heavy rain continued to pound the region, state media reported.
The conditions on the jungle set of Spike Lee’s upcoming Vietnam war drama were so hot and humid that members of the crew fainted.
Malaria parasites resistant to several drugs are spreading rapidly in South East Asia, scientists have said.
Houston, Doha, Mexico, Halifax (Canada), Karamay (China) and Pemba (Mozambique) have also been identified in the council’s travel plan for the next financial year.
The Kilted Chef, Craig Wilson, took the flavours of Scotland to Hanoi in Vietnam earlier this month when he participated in a festival of food and drink featuring Michelin star chefs from across the world.
Two men from Vietnam have been charged in connection with alleged human trafficking in the north-east.
The brother of a North-east man who was feared kidnapped after a night out in Vietnam has told of his 20-mile walk to safety.
A North-east man reported missing in Vietnam has been found safe and well according to friends.
By the time you read this I could be in a Vietnamese morgue covered in a hundred tyre marks.
When I was asked to complete a wellbeing questionnaire a day before setting off on my holiday, I put a big cross over an angry-looking face, indicating the maximum five out of five for my stress levels.