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Sri Lanka Catholics say lonely prayers as churches close for second week

NEGOMBO (Sri Lanka): Father Suranga Warnakulasuriya said prayers alone in his church yesterday, as Catholic services were suspended across Sri Lanka for the second...

From flight attendant to Thai Queen, Suthida makes public debut

BANGKOK (Thailand): Kneeling in front of her King, Suthida Vajiralongkorn na Ayudhya was invested as Queen on Saturday in Bangkok’s Grand Palace, taking up...

Japan’s new emperor urges world peace in first public speech

TOKYO (Japan): Emperor Naruhito urged Japan to work together for world peace as he made his first public appearance Saturday in front of a...

Skills shortages, labour curbs may hit Singapore manufacturing

SINGAPORE: Singapore has attracted high-tech manufacturers with incentives and a well-educated workforce but growing demands for highly skilled labour and government moves to curb...

Billionaire Buffett says women’s place is in investing

OMAHA: Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said Saturday that women ought to have a higher profile in investing. On the sidelines of the annual shareholders meeting...

US-China trade dilemma: How to hold Beijing’s feet to the fire

WASHINGTON: US and Chinese officials say a historic deal ending their ongoing trade war could be imminent, but a key question is how can...

Labour Day rally clashes in Paris

PARIS (France): Paris riot police fired tear gas as they squared off against hard line demonstrators among tens of thousands of May Day protesters,...

Police detains dozens as Turkey marks May 1

ISTANBUL (Turkey): Istanbul police detained dozens of people who were trying to hold a May day rally at city centre square on Wednesday in...

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TVS Programme for Wednesday Oct 21, 2020

0600  Suara Wanita EP 5 Repeat

Viewers praise local-based documentary

By Nur Hazirah Shukur & Gerrald Gilles