Desperate Italy Blocks Exports of Vaccines Bound for Australia

Nevertheless, European governments have been scrambling for more doses. Some have gone ahead without the E.U.…

China Sets Economic Growth Target of ‘Over 6 Percent’ This Year

BEIJING — One year after China was battered by the coronavirus, the government promised on Friday…

Ivermectin Does Not Alleviate Mild Covid-19 Symptoms, Study Finds

Ivermectin, a controversial anti-parasitic drug that has been touted as a potential Covid-19 treatment, does not…

In Run-Up to Oprah’s Interview With Harry and Meghan, Royal Accusations Fly

The big face-off isn’t until Sunday, but the pregame skirmishes have been raging on both sides…

In Iceland, 18,000 Earthquakes in Over a Week Indicate Possible Eruption on the Horizon

Similar tremors have been observed ahead of volcanic eruptions in the past, and the Icelandic Meteorological…

Demanding Loyalty, China Moves to Overhaul Hong Kong Elections

BEIJING — When Beijing set out last summer to quash resistance to its rule in Hong…

Transgender Woman Expelled From South Korean Army Is Found Dead

SEOUL, South Korea — A transgender woman who was expelled by the South Korean military last…

In Myanmar Protests, Women Are on the Front Lines

Ma Kyal Sin loved taekwondo, spicy food and a good red lipstick. She adopted the English…

Pope’s Planned Visit to Iraq, Amid Pandemic, Raises Questions of Timing

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has said that he has canceled trips during the pandemic because…

Christian Porter, Australia's Attorney General, Denies Rape Claim

The cabinet minister offered his defense just two weeks after a separate case in which a…