Pagoda hosts summer of love for learning
Free classes at a pagoda in the surburbs of Ha Noi give children a chance to learn and enjoy the arts. Duc Hanh reports.
Old map confirms island sovereignty
A textbook from 1853 contains a map demonstrating that Hoang Sa and Truong Sa belong to Viet Nam. Ha Nguyen and Lan Anh report.
Young stylists heat up food industry
At a two-and-a-half - hour session at his studio, Bui Ly Tien Nguyen, a 24-year-old food stylist in HCM City, took some 300 photos of a single slice of beefsteak on a white background.
Inbreeding poses risks to ethnic groups
Nearly everyone living in Yen Son Commune in Cao Bang Province knows Vi Van Don and his family, though they may have not spoken to them.
Tay Ho eatery serves up Polish with flair
One of the newest additions to trendy Tay Ho District, Pyza upgrades Poland's traditional meat-and-potatoes fare. Elisabeth Rosen reports.
Education reform requires bold insight
Professor Ngo Bao Chau of the University of Chicago is the first Vietnamese mathematician to win a Fields Medal. He recently talked to Sunday Viet Nam News about the ongoing reform of Viet Nam's higher education. Tran Thu Van reports
Cheo remains in the hearts of the youth
As the country becomes part of the fast-paced global village, today's young Vietnamese are constantly bombarded with the latest world trends in dance and music, such as K-pop, dance, hip hop.
The scorching June sun made the surface of the asphalt road seem to melt in a dim wisp of vapour which was flickering up slightly. Even our wooden plank bed was too hot for me to lie down on. On such a day I usually hung my grandfather's hammock on two strong branches of the sapodilla tree at the end of the veranda to enjoy the cool fresh air from the river nearby.
Baked Moon Cake with Caramel Stuffing
This week, let's learn how to make the traditional moon cake with a new flavour, caramel stuffed inside. The recipe is brought to you by chef Van.
The village, located more than 150km from the City, is home to the Ro Mam ethnic minority who live in the northern area of the Central Highlands. It is located on Chu Mom Ray mountain range at 1,773 metres above sea level.
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Pagoda hosts summer of love for learning
Pagoda hosts summer of love for learning

Free classes at a pagoda in the surburbs of Ha Noi give children a chance to learn and enjoy the arts. Duc Hanh reports.

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The scorching June sun made the surface of the asphalt road seem to melt in a dim wisp of vapour which was flickering up slightly. Even our wooden plank bed was too hot for me to lie down on. On such a day I usually hung my grandfather's hammock on two strong branches of the sapodilla tree at the end of the veranda to enjoy the cool fresh air from the river nearby.

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