Elderly woman and son walk 35km to register for cash handout

STRIKING a sympathetic cord among Thai netizens today (Feb. 17) are photos of an elderly woman and her aging son who started their 35- kilometre walk from their house in Kamphaeng Phet province at midnight to get to the closest Krung Thai Bank branch, which they did at 4 a.m., and there they sat and

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Daily Covid count rises again to 175

THE coronavirus tally over the past one day to late this morning (Feb. 17) rose again to 175 from just 72 yesterday but the death toll stayed stationary at 82, Siam Rath newspaper said. The Covid-19 Situation Administration’s (CCSA’s) spokesman Dr. Taweesilp Visanuyothin said of the 175 new cases 168 were domestic while seven overseas

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