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Purchasing some of the equipment needed to take these precautions have been difficult, so we’ve created a list of things you can order online so you don’t have to leave your house.
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The death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak surged to 2,000 on Wednesday, as Chinese and international health officials warned against excessive measures to contain the epidemic. More than 74,000 people have now been infected by the virus in China, with hundreds more cases in some 25 countries. The situation remains serious at the epicentre, with the director of a hospital in the central city of Wuhan becoming the seventh medical worker to succumb to the COVID-19 illness.
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Man kidnaps woman and forces her to watch nine-hour slavery mini-series Roots to 'understand her racism'
A man allegedly kidnapped a woman and forced her to watch 1977 slavery mini-series Roots to "understand her racisim".Cedar Rapids Police Department in Iowa arrested 52-year-old Robert Noye, an African American, on Monday on charges of first-degree harassment and false imprisonment.
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A man killed his ex-wife and wounded another person at a shopping centre in Bangkok on Tuesday, police said, just 10 days after a mass shooting at another mall in Thailand's northeast. The man had gone into a beauty clinic at Century The Movie Plaza mall where his ex-wife worked and opened fire, killing her and wounding a bystander, Colonel Kissana Pattanacharoen said. The gunman was arrested while on the run in another province, police said on Wednesday morning.
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SINGAPORE - The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Tuesday (18 February) confirmed four new cases of the novel coronavirus in Singapore, bringing the total to 81.
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With actors like Akshay Kumar and Varun Dhawan admitting that awards are less of an admiration of their flair and more of a part-payment for shaking a leg on the flamboyant stages, the gravity of it all has evaporated. The Filmfare awards held last weekend destroyed the credibility of these vacuous accolades, some more.