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There has been more carnage in the aviation sector, with airlines in Thailand and Britain both indicating the extent of their distress.

A senior government official in Thailand has just said that Thai Airways International Pcl has just said it may permanently reduce the number of aircraft types it deploys once the coronavirus outbreak that has caused the company to ground most of its fleet ends.

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An investigation has been launched after pictures of a British footballer surfaced online following an incident in which a Range Rover crashed into parked cars.

West Midlands police said they were called to the Dickens Heath area of Solihull on Sunday just before 10am where the two parked cars suffered minor damage. The force said the driver left his details with a member of the public before leaving on foot.

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