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40 years on, lessons from the US defeat in Vietnam

  40 years ago, on April 30, 1975, Saigon fell to the North Vietnamese army, ending the Vietnam War. Military historian Colonel Anil A Athale (retd) debunks myths about the Vietnam War which......

'Mera Naam Tera Naam, Vietnam-Vietnam!'

'Vietnam had shown that the world could indeed be changed and the power of the people was more than the power of the State.' 'America's withdrawal from Vietnam was an inspiring moment for all of......

President Mukherjee arrives in Ho Chi Minh City

President Pranab Mukherjee arrived in this historic Vietnamese city on Tuesday as part of his four-day state visit to the country. The tour of the city, formerly called Saigon, is the second and......

Vietnam diary: Of Dos and Dongs with the Vice President's Saisuresh Sivaswamy, who travelled with Vice President Hamid Ansari as part of his media entourage during his recent trip to Vietnam, shares his experiences. The Vice President flies......

Ansari visits historic resistance tunnels in south Vietnam

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Thursday morning visited the historic Cu Chi camp 50 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh City, the former Saigon, where an intricate network of underground tunnels barely......

Watch Good Morning, Vietnam and Dead Poets Society all over again

Get ready for the Blu-ray versions of Robin Williams' Good Morning, Vietnam and Dead Poets Society.Two of Robin Williams' brilliant movies Good Morning, Vietnam and Dead Poets Society will be......

Bombay Dreams gets the best of Indian talent

When the rumours were agog that the lead players in the Broadway production of Bombay Dreams would have white actors in the lead -- and perhaps Lea Salonga (Miss Saigon) in a significant role --......

They sang for Bush and the Queen!

The last time they sang together in public, Manu Narayan and Anisha Nagarajan had President Bush, Queen Elizabeth and Tony Blair in the audience. The lead players from the Broadway version of the......

Vietnamese fans pack stadium to see Beckham

About 15,000 fans packed a stadium in Vietnam on Wednesday to welcome English soccer captain David Beckham, whose fortunes are closely followed in the communist country."It's a great honour and a......
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In the gloaming of Vietnam

At the moment, India is locked in a war of words with Pakistan on the one hand and China on the other over the Kashmir issue and incursions in... ...
IB didn't believe Netaji died in 1945

KOLKATA: The Intelligence Bureau was sleuthing on relatives of Subhas Chandra Bose because they did not know about his whereabouts but were sure... ...
In Netaji files, story of INA colonel the British were wary of

In 1946, British intelligence officials were keeping a close watch on members of freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose's Indian National Army (INA)... ...
Netaji and the mysteries surrounding …

Seventy years post his mysterious disappearance and death, the West Bengal government has finally declassified 64 files which will help shed... ...
VNAT showcases timeless charm at the International Press Conference

The ITE HCMC 2015 along with the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) organized an International Press Conference in the Reverie... ...

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