Lang Lang hits right note in Hanoi Culture - Sports

Lang Lang hits right note in Hanoi

Internationally renowned pianist Lang Lang performed at the Hanoi Opera House on August 31 night in a show organised as part of the Hublot Loves Art programme produced by the Swiss luxury watch brand.
Photos of Evita lure Hanoi visitors Culture - Sports

Photos of Evita lure Hanoi visitors

A number of photos and books about Eva Peron, Ambassador of Peace, are on display in Hanoi from December 17-21, offering the public a glimpse of a legendary figure in Argentine politics on the occasion of the 40 th anniversary of Vietnam–Argentina diplomatic ties.
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Disabled writer relives student days

Writer and teacher Nguyen Ngoc Ky lost the use of his arms at the age of four and has spent his life overcoming adversity. Now he has recounted his university experiences in an inspirational memoir 43 years in the making. He talks about his long and arduous journey to complete the book, which he wrote on his computer by typing with his feet.
Humanity, optimism filled Ho Chi Minh’s"Prison diary" Culture - Sports

Humanity, optimism filled Ho Chi Minh’s"Prison diary"

In his revolutionary career, President Ho Chi Minh wrote many historic documents and famous works, including a collection of poems called "Prison diary". The work is a self-portrait in poems, reflecting the humane and optimistic soul of the profound communist and poet Ho Chi Minh. Stay tuned for some insights from the Voice of Vietnam Radio.
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Musician’s moving memories

The greatest living player of traditional Vietnamese musical instruments, Tran Van Khe, is 90 and arthritic, and can no longer perform on the instruments that made him world-famous.