I understood Mai completely since my mom has raised me in a similar way. The age gap between my mom and me is about 40 years. Considering the social role of women in a male-dominated culture many years ago, I very much understood why my mom swore by this perception and passed it on to me. … [Read more...] about “Men make houses, women make homes”: is this relevant today?
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Patrons enjoy some outdoor dining in Los Angeles, California on July 2, 2020 a day after new regulations came into effect banning all indoor dining as coronavirus cases statewide hit record highs. Hospitalizations in California have increased by 56% over a 2-week period, said Governor Gavin Newsom in his daily press conference today, while ICU admissions are also increasing. (photo: Frederic J. BROWN / AFP) With Europe looking to turn the page on the biggest public health crisis in modern history, travelers arriving into Britain from Germany, France, Spain and Italy will no longer be required to self-isolate starting July 10. … [Read more...] about US under siege as pandemic accelerates, Britain eases quarantine
There were many Chinese-Vietnamese living in Sa Đéc at the time. During ritual ceremonies in pagodas or at funerals, they ordered many pieces of fabric around two metres in length and one metre wide, on which paper Chinese characters were attached. When customers ordered up to 300 pieces of fabric, apprentices at Huy’s workshop had to work day and night to finish them on time. … [Read more...] about Skilled hands make fabric come alive
Trần Vĩnh Thịnh, a painter from Huế City, said: “We are honoured to join the exhibition organised by the Mekong Arts Club. It’s a chance for us to learn about arts from our colleagues in HCM City. … [Read more...] about Arts club connects Vietnamese painters nationwide
“It feels so sad to be home all the time. I think now that we live with ‘them’ [dead people], we can do something for them, then they will bless us from above,” Lan said. … [Read more...] about In Vietnam, visually impaired old couple brave poverty together by local cemetery