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Is Covid-19 the great leveller?

A healthcare worker collecting a swab sample from a migrant worker to test for Covid-19 at a foreign workers' dormitory in Singapore.

WHEN the novel corona-virus first started spreading like wildfire, people called it the "great leveller".

No respecter of status or economic background, Covid-19 affected people at all strata, from housemaids to Hollywood royalty; peons to prime ministers. Tom Hanks, Boris Johnson and an...

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