Vietnam blogger

Vietnam blogger `Mother Mushroom` on trial

Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, whose penname derives from her daughter's nickname "mushroom", was arrested in October 2016 for critical Facebook posts about politics and the environment.

Jun 29, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

Vietnam police arrest blogger for ``ugly`` content

Vietnamese police have arrested a prominent blogger and his associate for posting "ugly content" about the communist state, the latest incident in a crackdown on dissent that is testing US efforts to bolster ties with its former foe.

May 06, 2014, 12:25 PM IST

Vietnam sends blogger to prison for critical posts

A Vietnamese court on Wednesday sentenced a dissident blogger to 15 months in prison for posting online criticism of the government, the latest case in an intensifying crackdown against dissent in the one-party communist country.

Mar 19, 2014, 13:44 PM IST

Prominent Vietnam blogger `weak` from hunger strike

A well-known Vietnamese blogger, jailed for 12 years for anti-state propaganda, is "very weak" after a month-long hunger strike protesting at his treatment in prison, his family said Sunday.

Jul 22, 2013, 14:16 PM IST

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