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Former Indian Prime Minister dies at 93

Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who served 3 terms as India’s Prime Minister, died Thursday in New Delhi at the age of 93.

He will be remembered as the leader who brought India into the world’s nuclear weapons club, eased tensions with Pakistan, and built closer ties to the US.…

Book guiding Vietnam’s nature heritages, culture to debut in August

A book on geographical indication for Vietnam’s nature heritages and culture will be published this month by the National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam.

The book will supply information on products’ geographical indications – quality, reputation, traditional values, and origins – to promote Vietnam’s image to domestic and foreign consumers.…

Golden Bridge in Da Nang makes international headlines

Since it opened to the public in June, the Golden Bridge at the Sun World Ha Long Complex in Ba Na Hills, Da Nang, made headlines on numerous websites, fanpages, and social networks.…

Localities respond to storm Bebinca

Tropical storm Bebinca is 350km from Mong Cai city, 500km from Thai Binh province, and 800km from Vinh city, the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting reported on Thursday morning.

Addressing an emergency meeting on measures to cope with the storm, Nguyen Xuan Cuong, Vietnam’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development and head of the Central Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, called for vigilance and the evacuation of people from areas at risk.…

Vietnamese, Chinese young people meet up

The 18th Vietnam-China youth friendship meeting offers a chance to exchange information on young people’s affairs and share experience in youth union work and teen movements.

Addressing the function in Hanoi on Tuesday, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union Central Committee Bui Quang Huy expressed his hope that through the event, Chinese youths will learn about the land, culture, and people of Vietnam � a peace-loving country, a good comrade, good friend, good neighbour, and good partner of China, and a responsible member of the international community.…

Da Nang looks to become startup hub of ASEAN by 2030

Da Nang is set to become ASEAN’s hub of startups and creativity in 2030, said Ho Ky Minh, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee.

“We need to start right now to make Da Nang a center of startups, an innovative and creative city by 2030.…

Preparations for new academic year underway

Preparations for a new academic year are underway across Vietnam.

The Nhan Dan (People) newspaper will present 1,300 scholarships worth 130 USD each to students in the Mekong Delta region at a ceremony in Can Tho city on Saturday.…