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Asia Today: Australian PM defends Melbourne lockdown

Australia’s prime minister says a shutdown of the nation’s second-largest city is necessary and promised continuing financial support for businesses that fear they won’t survive a second lockdown By The Associated Press July 8, 2020, 5:10 AM 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article CANBERRA, Australia — Australia’s prime minister says a… Read More »

Health of people with dementia dealt a severe blow by coronavirus lockdown

People with dementia have suffered an alarming deterioration in their health and wellbeing during the Covid-19 pandemic, a stark new report warns today. EOPLE with dementia have suffered an alarming deterioration in their health and wellbeing during the Covid-19 pandemic, a stark new report warns today. Lockdown and the closure of vital day services and… Read More »