Indonesia earthquake: Death toll surpasses 1,400

Indonesia earthquake: Death toll surpasses 1,400

(VOVWORLD) - More than 1,400 people were killed, 100 are missing, and thousands are injured in areas struck by earthquake in Indonesia, national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho told...
Hanoi forum empowers girls

Hanoi forum empowers girls

(VOVWORLD) - One hundred girls will gather in Hanoi for a dialogue with leaders of the National Assembly, Government, and State agencies from Friday to Sunday. Entitled “Promoting rights of girls for change and...
39th session of UN Human Rights Council opens

39th session of UN Human Rights Council opens

(VOVWORLD) - The 39th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) opened in Geneva, Switzerland, on Monday, attended by representatives of 47 member countries, more than 100 observer states,...
Talents attracted to promote Vietnam’s prosperity

Talents attracted to promote Vietnam’s prosperity

(VOVWORLD) - The Vietnam Innovation Network was launched on Sunday allowing Vietnamese scientists here and abroad to share their visions and strategies for scientific and technological development in Vietnam. More than...
More than 100 killed in Cuba plane crash

More than 100 killed in Cuba plane crash

(VOVWORLD) - Cuba's state-run media reported that more than 100 people were believed dead Friday after a Cubana de Aviacion Boeing crashed on takeoff from Havana's Jose Marti...