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Modern folk music wins 365 best MV nomination

HCM City-based boy band 365’s first MV (music video) has been nominated for the 2017 Cong Hien (Devotion) Award for Best MV by the Vietnam News Agency’s The Thao & Van Hoa (Sports & Culture) newspaper. 

Ly Hoang Nam wins first match at Japan’s Futures

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese Ly Hoang Nam won his first round match at the Japan F2 Men’s Futures in Nishi-Tokyo yesterday.

Miyoko wins international cycling’s second stage

 VietNamNet Bridge – Karami Miyoko was first to reach the finish line at the second stage of the Binh Duong International Women’s Cycling Tournament yesterday.

Cher wins dismissal of lawsuit over album cover font

 A federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit accusing Cher of using a typeface created by Brooklyn, New York, graphic designer for her 2013 album "Closer to the Truth" without permission.

U.S. State Department tweets, then deletes congratulations for Iran Oscar win

 The U.S. State Department on Monday issued and then deleted a congratulatory message for an Oscar win by a prominent Iranian director who criticized President Donald Trump's travel ban as "inhumane."

David Bowie's 'Blackstar' wins British album prize at Brit Awards

 David Bowie was named the winner of the Mastercard British Album of the Year prize for "Blackstar" at the BRIT Awards in London on Wednesday.

Hungarian love story wins top prize at Berlin Film Festival

 A Hungarian love story called "On Body and Soul" about two lonely hearts working in a slaughterhouse in Budapest won the Golden Bear for best film on Saturday at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival.

'La La Land' wins big at Britain's BAFTA awards to continue hot streak

 Musical "La La Land" won big at Britain's main film awards on Sunday as it scooped the prize for best film, while Emma Stone and Damien Chazelle picked up awards for best actress and best director respectively.

Comedian Truong Giang wins Golden Ochna Awards

 VietNamNet Bridge – Comedian Truong Giang took home four prizes at the 22nd annual Mai Vang (Golden Ochna) Awards ceremony at the HCM City Television Theatre.

VN writers, poets, translator win 2016 literature awards

 VietNamNet Bridge – Seven writers, poets and a translator have won Viet Nam Literature Association Awards for the year 2016.

Dat wins Elite table tennis tournament

 VietNamNet Bridge – Le Tien Dat won the first Viet Nam Elite Table Tennis Tournament, which wrapped up on Sunday in Ha Noi.

Viet Nam win six gold medals at international taekwondo cup

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese fighters won six of eight gold medals at an international taekwondo tournament, the President Cup, in HCM City on Saturday.

'La La Land' leads Critics Choice, wins over New York film critics

 "La La Land," a modern-day musical love story of two struggling artists in Los Angeles, cemented its Hollywood awards season front-runner status on Thursday by simultaneously leading the nominees for Critics' Choice Awards

France's Fillon wins top spot in conservative primary, Sarkozy out

 French voters defied expectations on Sunday by throwing ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy out of the race to be the conservatives' nominee for the presidential election and propelling his ex-prime minister Francois Fillon to top spot.

VN shooter wins gold medal at SEASA tournament

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese marksman Ngo Huu Vuong brought home a gold medal at the Southeast Asian Shooting Association Championship 2016 at the Ha Noi based-National Sports Training Centre yesterday.

Asian shares, dollar, ride high as Clinton looks more likely to win election

 Asian shares rose in early Asian trade on Tuesday ahead of the U.S. presidential election, with investor sentiment buoyed by improving prospects for Democrat Hillary Clinton to win.

Nam, Ti win first tennis doubles of F9 Futures

VietNamNet Bridge – Ly Hoang Nam and partner Ti Chen won the first round match of the Viet Nam Men’s Futures F9 tennis tournament yesterday (Oct 31) in Binh Duong Province.

Ly Hoang Nam wins first round of Viet Nam F8 Futures

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese top tennis player Ly Hoang Nam won the first round of the men’s singles at the Viet Nam F8 Futures tennis tournament in Binh Duong Province on October 25.

'Greatest living poet' Bob Dylan wins Nobel literature prize

Bob Dylan, regarded as the voice of a generation for his influential songs from the 1960s onwards, has won the Nobel Prize for Literature in a surprise decision that made him the only singer-songwriter to win the award. 

Vietnamese Issac wins Rising Star award at Busan International Film Festival

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese actor Issac won the Rising Star of Asia Star Award at the 21st Busan International Festival on October 7.