VN seeks SEA Games bonanza
Viet Nam have been set a goal of winning from 60 to 70 gold medals to rank in the top three at the 28th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games to be held in Singapore from June 5-16.
U23 Cambodia to play friendly match with DTLA
U23 Cambodia will have a training session in Viet Nam and will play a friendly match with Toyota V.League 1's Dong Tam Long An (DTLA) on May 15.
Dung receives praise for goals
Half-back Nguyen Thi Tuyet Dung was complimented by foreign media and domestic fans for scoring two goals directly from two corners in an AFF Women's Football Championship Group B match.
Australia top group with facile victory
The Australian U20 team faced no hiccup in topping Group A at the ASEAN Football Federation Women's Championship, thrashing Indonesia 7-0 yesterday at the Thong Nhat Stadium in HCM City.
VN shuttlers leave for China
Top Vietnamese badminton players will leave on Sunday to compete in the Sudriman Cup 2015, to be held in Dongguan in China, from May 10 to 17.
Martial arts fighters to compete in world championships
The national taekwondo team will compete in the WTF World Taekwondo Championships 2015, to be held in Chelyabinsk in Russia, from May 12 to 18.
Liem ranks 53rd in world rankings
Viet Nam's top chess player Le Quang Liem dropped one place to 53rd in the latest world men's rankings, the International Chess Federation announced.
Viet Nam bag ASEAN champs semi-final ticket
Viet Nam beat Malaysia 7-0 at Thong Nhat Stadium in HCM City yesterday to enter the semi-final round of the ASEAN Football Federation Women's Championship.
National team to begin training for World Cup
With just 19 members, the national team will start their World Cup campaign today in Ha Noi.Coach Toshyia Miura surprised everyone with his short list, which has included only two strikers, Le Cong Vinh (Becamex Binh Duong) and Nguyen Hai Anh (Dong Nai).
Archers to test skills at World Cup in Shanghai
The national archery team are competing in the first round of the World Cup that begins today in Shanghai, China.
Goal by striker Vinh not recognised as fastest
The Viet Nam Football Federation (VFF) has not recognised Le Cong Vinh's goal as the fastest in its history.
Van Nistelrooy and Pires to visit Viet Nam
Van Nistelrooy and Pires to visit Viet Nam

Former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker Ruud van Nistelrooy will be joining former Arsenal winger Robert Pires on a tour of Viet Nam to display the UEFA Champions League trophy to local football fans.

Nam ranked 14th in world junior tennis rankings
Nam ranked 14th in world junior tennis rankings

Việt Nam's top tennis player Lý Hong Nam has leapt 18 notches to be ranked 14th in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) 's latest junior rankings.

Teed Off (Mar 22, 2015)

With the Masters tournament right around the corner, speculation is running wild (which is shorthand for "golf writers feverously looking for ways to slip Tiger Woods into the conversation somewhere to make their editors happy") on who is the favourite to win the event.

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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.