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White House defends coronavirus safety measures as Pence aide falls ill

(ChannelNewsAsia) Washington: US Vice President Mike Pence’s press secretary, the wife of one of President Donald Trump’s senior advisors, has tested positive for the coronavirus, raising alarm about the virus’ potential spread within the White House’s inner most circle. The diagnosis of Katie Miller, who is married to White House immigration adviser Stephen Miller, was

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Doctor tapes mask to his face before hair cut

WITH barber shops and beauty salons now open for limited service, many are making appointments for the ever so important hair cut to be properly groomed but while availing themselves of this indispensable service they are nevertheless still fearful of catching the deadly coronanvirus. It was in this state of mind that Dr Manoon Leechawengwongs,

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Test opening of a mall soon as Chatuchak is back in business this weekend

THE Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) announced that the test opening of a shopping mall will take place prior to the likely official further relaxation of the coronavirus lockdown measures on May 17 with the opening of Chatuchak market this weekend governed by strict measures,  PostToday reported this afternoon (May 9, 2020). Dr Taweesin

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