Children with autism express themselves through art
An art exhibition in downtown Ha Noi showcases the world as seen by five autistic children.
Paintings of late general on show
A painting exhibition of General Vo Nguyen Giap (1911-2013) by female artist Van Duong Thanh are on display in downtown Ha Noi.
Free film-making class opens
A free filmmaking course will be offered for 15 to 18-year-olds in HCM City from June 9 to 20.
Entertainment floods Ha Noi
As International Children's Day (June 1) nears, Hanoian children seem to have an abundance entertainment options, with several new plays and music programmes set for the occasion.
Culture Vulture ( 27-05-2015) Linh Huyen's songs make people weep
Linh Huyen, 44, is a cải luong (reformed theatre) artist known for her efforts to preserve and develop traditional music. Cai luong, a form of modern folk opera, particularly famous in the south.
Egyptian trance duo Aly&Fila to rock Ha Noi
The Egyptian trance music duo Aly&Fila is set to rock Ha Noi on Friday.The party is expected to fuse the feel of a large-scale festival with a unique intimate atmosphere and connection to the stage and performers.
Exhibition of sketches of late general opens
A unique exhibition featuring sketches of the late General Vo Nguyen Giap (1911-2013) by popular artist Van Duong Thanh are on display in downtown Ha Noi.
Veteran singers travel far to spread revolutionary music
Singers who perform songs about love of country do not think about money and glory, but only their passion for revolutionary music and the pleasure it gives them and others.
Plays for youth mark int'l holiday
Artists from the Tuoi Tre (Youth) Theatre in Ha Noi will stage the play De Men Phieu Luu Ky (The Adventures of a Cricket) to entertain the children and young audiences this Sunday on the occasion of International Children's Day (June 1).
Road safety taught using art in schools
More than 200 student drawings about road safety line the walls of Nguyen Trong Tuyen Primary School in Binh Thanh District. The drawings are part of a nationwide effort to raise awareness about the need to wear a helmet while riding a motorbike.
Picture book released for Children's Day
A book collection that debuted in HCM City on Sunday to celebrate Children's Day on June 1, as well as other newly published children's books, are now available in bookstores around the country.
Snapper seduced by Viet Nam
Snapper seduced by Viet Nam

Over the past 25 years,American Catherine Karnow has visited Viet Nam many times to portray the life and people of the country, where she finds peace, warmth and happiness.

Sushi for seafood lovers worth the price tag
Sushi for seafood lovers worth the price tag

Sometimes your son's sudden cravings can lead you to a tasty discovery. Thanh Ha recounts her colourful, fish-filled meals at Sushi Kei, a new restaurant in Vincom Centre.

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Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier

Seventy-nine-year-old former Vietnamese commando Lam Son Nao still feels uncomfortable whenever he thinks about the moment he tried to recover 84 kilos of explosives that had been left near the USNS Core aircraft carrier.

When festivals lose sight of the people 1    When festivals lose sight of the people

Last year I visited George Town in Penang, Malaysia. I was excited to find a lot of similarities between it and my hometown, Hue.

Cultural events lead to fireworks competition 1    Cultural events lead to fireworks competition

An International cuisine event will be held in the central city as a lead up to this weekend's scheduled seventh Da Nang International Fireworks Competition, a contest between teams representing five countries.

Da Nang to monitor trees with GIS 1    Da Nang to monitor trees with GIS

Da Nang plans to use the geographic information system (GIS) in the city's public tree management work, the municipal People's Committee spokesman Vo Van Thuong said.

Man detained for trafficking 15 monkeys Man detained for trafficking 15 monkeys

The Nghe An Province's environmental crimes division said this morning that it has detained a man for allegedly trafficking monkeys following a tip-off.