Thu Huong was anxiously waiting all night for her husband to return home as record rainfall battered the South Korean capital Seoul.
Nguyen Tu of Binh Thuan Province borrowed money from a bank to pay over US$6,200 for virtual shoes in the NFT game WingStep.
People in a Khanh Hoa Province village have been seeing a woman who relocated from Hanoi quietly clean up the beach every morning for the last six months.
While looking for his missing dogs, Do Minh Khoi came across 31 dogs about to be slaughtered and bought all of them for VND24 million ($1,027).
There has been an explosion in the number of beauty pageants, with nearly 20 of them held in the first half of this year alone.
Tran Thi Tham cried and tried to kill herself after a relative called to say her son was not straight.
Made from recycled military truck or aircraft tyres, Vietnam's hand-made rubber sandals, the famously rugged footwear of the Viet Cong, have travelled vast distances over the decades.