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Millions of students stay home as countries shut schools in global virus battle


ALMOST 300 million students worldwide faced weeks at home with Italy the latest country to shut schools over the deadly new coronavirus, as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) urged an all-out global offensive against the epidemic.

More than 95,000 people have been infected...

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