A different Qing Ming: Malaysians simplify prayer rituals amid movement control order

A different Qing Ming: Malaysians simplify prayer rituals amid movement control order

KUALA LUMPUR: This will be the first time in Mr Tuen Kong Fook’s life that he will not be honouring his family’s ancestors at their final resting place during Qing Ming Festival. For as long as he can remember, the 78-year-old has been dutifully paying respects to his deceased loved ones on this day. Advertisement Advertisement […]
France cracks down on movement as COVID-19 toll mounts

France cracks down on movement as COVID-19 toll mounts

PARIS: France on Wednesday (Apr 1) reported its highest daily number of deaths from COVID-19 since the coronavirus epidemic began, saying 509 more people had died in hospital to bring the toll to 4,032. There are now 24,639 people hospitalised in France with COVID-19,...