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July 28, 2021, 3:00 pm
HONG KONG—A Chinese court sentenced an outspoken farming magnate to 18 years in jail for allegedly causing public disorder and a multitude of other offenses,
July 28, 2021, 9:56 am
MOSCOW—Challenging Vladimir Putin has always been difficult. Now his opponents say it is almost impossible, as the Kremlin launches a full-court press against anyone daring
July 28, 2021, 12:00 am
TEL AVIV—Israel authorized the use of Pfizer Inc.’s Covid-19 vaccine for vulnerable children between five and 11 years old, as cases of the
July 27, 2021, 9:00 pm
Lawmakers in China plan to clear remaining legal barriers to encourage couples to have more children, as the country faces another year of fewer births.
July 27, 2021, 6:00 pm
Weekslong Iranian protests over water scarcity present an early test for incoming president Ebrahim Raisi, who takes office next week amid mounting challenges including a
July 27, 2021, 6:00 pm
HONG KONG—Satellite imagery appeared to show China building a new network of silos for launching nuclear missiles, a U.S. think tank said, the second such
July 27, 2021, 6:00 pm
RIYADH—Saudi Arabia is set to impose one of the world’s most sweeping vaccine mandates in an attempt to combat hesitancy toward the Covid-19 shots in
July 27, 2021, 6:00 pm
Indonesia recorded a sharp increase in daily Covid-19 deaths, reporting more than 2,000 for the first time on Tuesday, as the highly infectious Delta variant
July 27, 2021, 3:00 pm
The economic outlook is diverging for countries based largely on how well they are rolling out Covid-19 vaccinations, according to new forecasts released Tuesday by
July 27, 2021, 3:00 pm
Cuban citizens took to the streets across the country for the first time in more than six decades to protest against deteriorating living conditions and