HCM City (VNS/VNA) - Patrols will be increased and fire safety promoted by local districts in HCM City and neighbouring provinces in an aim to prevent forest fires during the current dry season, the city's Fire Fighting and Prevention Police Department has said. Scrap collection yards in particular are prone to fires during the hot, dry season, with fires spreading very quickly to surrounding areas, causing serious consequences. In late December, the city’s police asked all 24 districts to inspect scrap collection yards in their localities, and to strictly handle violators of fire prevention regulations. The city is working with districts to permanently remove discarded material sites in residential areas, and will suspend operations for repeated violations and anyone operating without a permit. Fires often occur from simple actions such as burning incense or votive papers without proper supervision, or from using electrical equipment and devices that have not been … [Read more...] about Southern provinces strengthen fire prevention measures during dry season
City home collective
Bennelong is tough, but also intensely beautiful and stirring; Page's expressive choreography is matched by evocative design and costumes (by Jacob Nash and Jennifer Irwin, respectively), and a soundtrack that blends traditional Indigenous songs and instrumentation with classical European music, Waltzing Matilda, a sea shanty, contemporary rap — and even live recordings of protest chants: "No pride in genocide". … [Read more...] about Perth Festival opening week showcases nationwide resurgence of Indigenous art, theatre and music
She spends her free time focused on her family and riding horses — including competing in the annual Hampton Classic Horse Show in Bridgehampton, New York. “I have a husband, two step-kids and a life,” Mary-Kate told The Edit. “I have to go home and cook dinner. I ride horses on the weekends. You find the thing that helps you relax and if you don’t have it, you have to look for it. Or you get burned out and then you’re not productive.” … [Read more...] about Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen: Inside Their Lives Outside of the Spotlight
Norwich 0-1 Liverpool - Match report and highlightsWhen can Liverpool win the PL title?Jurgen Klopp: I feel for Pep Guardiola and Man CityThe second half was better but they were still pushed all the way by a team 58 points behind them in the Premier League table, although that was more to Norwich's credit that Liverpool's weakness. It took a moment of sheer quality from arguably their player of the season, Sadio Mane, to fire Liverpool to a 17th successive win and ensure their unbeaten run remains intact. … [Read more...] about Premier League hits and misses: Liverpool pass another test and are Arsenal back to their best?
Chinese authorities have placed some 60 million people under a strict lockdown, built emergency hospitals and instituted controls across the country to fight the spread of the virus. Restaurants, cinemas and other businesses have been closed nationwide and sports and cultural events have been canceled to prevent crowds from gathering. … [Read more...] about France announces 1st death of virus patient outside Asia