Christian Group Says Laos Expels 3 American Missionaries

18 April 2019, 4:54 pm

Fundraiser shirts sold by Vision Beyond Borders, whose three missionaries were recently deported by Laotian authorities. Image: Vision Beyond Borders BANGKOK — A U.S.-based Christian evangelical ...... Read More »

Which ‘Amazing Race’ Season 31 Team Will Be Eliminated In Laos?

18 April 2019, 8:29 am

One team has already fallen on Season 31 of “The Amazing Race” and the remaining 10 will face off with some new twists in the ultimate reality star showdown and quest for $1 million. With “Big Brother ...... Read More »

Evangelical group says Laos deports 3 American missionaries

18 April 2019, 4:28 am

BANGKOK — A U.S.-based Christian evangelical organization says three of its American volunteers who were detained in Laos more than a week ago for proselytizing have been freed and deported. The ...... Read More »

Three American Christians detained in Laos

17 April 2019, 5:03 pm

Laos (MNN) – Lao authorities detained three Americans in the Luang Namtha province and seized their passports 10 days ago, accusing them of ‘disseminating religion’ without proper approval. Todd ...... Read More »

Should this airman receive the Medal of Honor for Laos battle? A congressman thinks so

17 April 2019, 12:34 pm

A California congressman is pushing to upgrade a retired Air Force colonel’s Air Force Cross to a Medal of Honor for “extraordinary heroism” during a fierce 1969 battle in Laos. Rep. Salud Carbajal, D ...... Read More »

Blessed beauties: Laos new year pageant pits 'King's daughters' as rivals

16 April 2019, 10:14 pm

Wearing gold-embroidered silk outfits, faces thick with makeup, a line-up of seven Laotian beauty queens greet a sea of cheering supporters at the annual new year beauty contest in Luang Prabang.... Read More »

Masked merriment: Sacred Laos 'ancestors' honoured for new year

15 April 2019, 10:58 pm

Barefoot and cloaked in swinging bamboo ropes, two masked performers dressed as Laos' legendary "ancestors" walk the streets of Luang Prabang on an annual outing for raucous new year celebrations ...... Read More »

Employment on Hydropower Project in Laos Delivers Better Lives

15 April 2019, 8:16 pm

The level-2 station of the Nam Ou project has been in operation since 2016.CreditCreditPROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY For Luchan, a Laotian hydro-power plant worker, 2019 is turning out to be a promising ...... Read More »

Bomb-clearing efforts in Laos slow due to shortage of funds

15 April 2019, 3:30 pm

Programs set up in Laos to clear unexploded ordnance left over from heavy U.S. bombing during the Vietnam War are being hindered by shortfalls of funds from foreign donors, sources in the ...... Read More »

Laos Community Shares Culture and Tradition by Celebrating Lao New Year

14 April 2019, 3:01 pm

EUREKA, Ca. (KIEM) – The Laos American community celebrated Pi Mai Lao, which is Lao New Year. The Laos community honored the festival by wearing traditional clothing, food, dance, and blessing from ...... Read More »

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