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As Vietnam celebrates Teacher’s Day, meet the man who won’t abandon his jungle school
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As Vietnam celebrates Teacher’s Day, meet the man who won’t abandon his jungle school

En Vnexpress - Bui Van Thuan has spent a decade crossing rough streams and learning a tribal language to keep his students in class.

Saigon pagoda gets a facelift to give new home to relics of Buddhist monk who set himself on fire
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Saigon pagoda gets a facelift to give new home to relics of Buddhist monk who set himself on fire

En Vnexpress - Take a look at at a 35-ton copper statue in this revamped place of worship.

Fats Domino, boogie-woogie pianist who pioneered rock, dead at 89
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Fats Domino, boogie-woogie pianist who pioneered rock, dead at 89

En Vnexpress - Domino had been hailed as an indispensable influence by legends including Elvis Presley, Bob Marley and especially The Beatles.

Students who join health insurance to get life-long code
Health

Students who join health insurance to get life-long code

Each student who joins the medical insurance programme would be provided with a social insurance code which could be used for all their lives, according to a new regulation.

The man who infuses spirit into letters
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The man who infuses spirit into letters

Inside the Central Post Office in HCM City, foreign tourists might be captivated by not only the charm of the French-built building but also the image of an 87-year-old man who has been sticking with

Who’s alleged NSA leaker Reality Winner? What we know.
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Who’s alleged NSA leaker Reality Winner? What we know.

Yahoo News A U.S. government contractor with top security clearance, Reality Leigh Winner, appeared in federal district court Monday for allegedly leaking top-secret material from a government

8th-grader who skipped Paul Ryan photo op: We’re not brainwashed
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8th-grader who skipped Paul Ryan photo op: We’re not brainwashed

Yahoo News One of the students who skipped a photo with House Speaker Paul Ryan last month penned an op-ed defending her peers’ decision, writing that "we have our own thoughts and opinions."

A mother who knows from experience what families dealing with homicide need
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A mother who knows from experience what families dealing with homicide need

Yahoo News In the days and weeks that followed, members of Louis’s family found themselves on the receiving end of a flood of support from Boston city officials and the local community. “Our mission

The workers who build and fix the world
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The workers who build and fix the world

Underground or high up in the air, these are the ones putting together every home, bridge, tower and rail line of our cities.

Tobacco kills 7 million a year, wreaks environmental havoc: WHO
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Tobacco kills 7 million a year, wreaks environmental havoc: WHO

Yahoo News Smoking and other tobacco use kills more than seven million people each year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, also warning of the dire environmental impact of tobacco

Vietnamese student who got US visa at 11th hour bags third prize at Intel science fair
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Vietnamese student who got US visa at 11th hour bags third prize at Intel science fair

Bao Moi - A Vietnamese student who got a last-minute visa to travel to the U.S. for an international science fair after having his application rejected twice, has won the event's third prize.

Who is benefiting from big agricultural projects?
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Who is benefiting from big agricultural projects?

Vietnamnet - Big companies in steel, real estate and securities sectors have announced investments in agriculture projects, but they remain quiet about their profits from the projects.

Next Ebola outbreak 'inevitable' but world better prepared: WHO
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Next Ebola outbreak 'inevitable' but world better prepared: WHO

Baomoi - CONAKRY: A new outbreak of the Ebola virus is "inevitable" but a new vaccine and rapid-response measures mean it will be more effectively contained, the head of the World Health

The man who is 'not Le Pen' – and would be president of France
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The man who is 'not Le Pen' – and would be president of France

Yahoo News The love story of Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte, who is 24 years his senior, has long generated gossip. It was the singular bond he shared with his late maternal grandmother,

Hear this, oh those who listen
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Hear this, oh those who listen

Yahoo News In a recent skit on “Saturday Night Live,” two actors in a mock TV ad invite Americans to live in a new planned city called The Bubble. A video of this skit might be useful to show before

Now on the threshold of the French presidency, who is Marine Le Pen?
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Now on the threshold of the French presidency, who is Marine Le Pen?

Yahoo News When Marine Le Pen was a child growing up in Paris, her friends never slept over – their parents wouldn’t allow it. Ms. Le Pen describes in her autobiography, “A Contre Flots,” or

The hidden rich - who are they?
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The hidden rich - who are they?

Vietnamnet - Forbes has recognized two Vietnamese dollar billionaires, while Knight Frank’s 2016 report says Vietnam has 14,300 millionaires with assets of over $1 million.

Xi visits Trump on his home turf: Who will strong-arm whom?
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Xi visits Trump on his home turf: Who will strong-arm whom?

Yahoo News When President Trump invited China’s President Xi Jinping to two days of informal discussions at his exclusive Mar-a-Lago golf club, the Chinese leader was on board – up to a point.

Why California prosecutors charged anti-abortion activists who secretly filmed Planned Parenthood
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Why California prosecutors charged anti-abortion activists who secretly filmed Planned Parenthood

Yahoo News Two anti-abortion activists who secretly filmed conversations with Planned Parenthood staff now face felony charges. On Tuesday, California prosecutors charged David Daleiden of Davis,

Who's the greatest leader in the world? Chicago Cubs's Theo Epstein
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Who's the greatest leader in the world? Chicago Cubs's Theo Epstein

Yahoo News For readers who don’t follow the Sox or the Cubs – which both recently claimed their first World Series wins in living memory under Mr. Epstein’s watch – Fortune’s decision will likely

Global Teacher Prize awarded to Canadian educator who works with Inuit
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Global Teacher Prize awarded to Canadian educator who works with Inuit

Yahoo News In the Inuit village of Salluit, far north in the Canadian Arctic, winters are so harsh and life so remote that most teachers leave midway through the school year or apply for stress

Who is Wayne Tracker? Tillerson's pseudonym puts Exxon emails at fore of investigation
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Who is Wayne Tracker? Tillerson's pseudonym puts Exxon emails at fore of investigation

Yahoo News New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman caused a stir on Monday when he wrote to a judge saying that Exxon Mobil Corporation had not told his office that Rex Tillerson, the former

Police detained congressman who refused to leave ICE office
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Police detained congressman who refused to leave ICE office

Yahoo News Police placed Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (D) of Illinois in handcuffs briefly on Monday after he refused to leave a federal immigration office without getting answers about the fate of several