World’s smallest woman in India stay-at-home virus appeal

NEW DELHI: The world’s shortest woman took to the streets in central India on Monday (Apr 13) to call on people to stay at home, after police appealed for help enforcing a coronavirus lockdown. Jyoti Amge, who is just 62.8 centimetres tall, encouraged people to...

Thailand job losses may hit 10 million if COVID-19 outbreak drags on

BANGKOK: Thailand’s job losses may reach 10 million if the coronavirus outbreak continues for a few months, a business advisory council said on Monday (Apr 13). Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy is being hit hard by the virus outbreak and is heading into a...