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New Zealand Attempts a Record-Setting ‘Vaxathon’

AUCKLAND, New Zealand — Since New Zealand closed its borders in March 2020, setting the stage for one of the world’s most successful...

Mining for Gold in Australia’s Migrant Past

The Australia Letter is a weekly newsletter from our Australia bureau. Sign up to get it by email.On the dusty Ballarat goldfields, a...

F.D.A. Panel Unanimously Recommends Johnson & Johnson Booster Shots

WASHINGTON — A key federal advisory committee voted unanimously Friday to recommend Johnson & Johnson booster shots, most likely clearing the way for...

Quebec Language Debate Spurs Eerie Sense of Déjà-Vu

MONTREAL — When I go for a stroll in my Montreal neighborhood, the bourgeois-bohemian Plateau-Mont-Royal, I hear a Babel of languages — French,...

Pandemic-stricken Thailand, aiming to revive tourism, reopens the cave a soccer team was trapped in.

For 18 days in 2018, Tham Luang Cave in northern Thailand was the scene of a tense rescue that captivated the world. Twelve...
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New Zealand Attempts a Record-Setting ‘Vaxathon’

AUCKLAND, New Zealand — Since New Zealand closed its borders in March 2020, setting the stage for one of the world’s most successful...

Mining for Gold in Australia’s Migrant Past

The Australia Letter is a weekly newsletter from our Australia bureau. Sign up to get it by email.On the dusty Ballarat goldfields, a...

F.D.A. Panel Unanimously Recommends Johnson & Johnson Booster Shots

WASHINGTON — A key federal advisory committee voted unanimously Friday to recommend Johnson & Johnson booster shots, most likely clearing the way for...

Quebec Language Debate Spurs Eerie Sense of Déjà-Vu

MONTREAL — When I go for a stroll in my Montreal neighborhood, the bourgeois-bohemian Plateau-Mont-Royal, I hear a Babel of languages — French,...

A Year Later, a Schoolteacher’s Beheading Still Haunts France

PARIS — Most schools throughout France observed a minute of silence on Friday in remembrance of Samuel Paty, a teacher whose attempt to...

Italy Puts in Force Tough New Law Requiring Workers to Test or Vaccinate

ROME — Italy on Friday set a new bar for major Western democracies seeking to move beyond the pandemic by enacting a sweeping...

Australian residents stranded overseas will be allowed to return to New South Wales.

New South Wales will become the first Australian state to allow fully vaccinated residents to return to the country without quarantining, starting next...

The Moon, Mars and Beyond: China’s Ambitious Plans in Space

In one go, China’s Mars mission, called Tianwen, or Questions to Heaven, after a classic poem, completed a trifecta of feats that NASA...

Push to Improve Sex Ed in Australia Comes From 10,000 Miles Away

LONDON — Not long ago, Chanel Contos was living the life of a typical graduate student, albeit a pandemic one: sleeping in late...

How the Nobel Peace Prize Laid Bare the Schism in Russia’s Opposition

MOSCOW — If you lived in Putin’s Russia, what compromises would you make?Dmitri A. Muratov, a Moscow newspaper editor, has made his choice....

Push to Improve Sex Ed in Australia Comes From 10,000 Miles Away

LONDON — Not long ago, Chanel Contos was living the life of a typical graduate student, albeit a pandemic one: sleeping in late...

Bangladesh Strengthens Security as Violence Targets Hindu Festival

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Paramilitary forces spread through much of Bangladesh on Friday to help curb the worst communal violence in years targeting...
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New Zealand Attempts a Record-Setting ‘Vaxathon’

AUCKLAND, New Zealand — Since New Zealand closed its borders in March 2020, setting the stage for one of the world’s most successful...

Mining for Gold in Australia’s Migrant Past

The Australia Letter is a weekly newsletter from our Australia bureau. Sign up to get it by email.On the dusty Ballarat goldfields, a...

F.D.A. Panel Unanimously Recommends Johnson & Johnson Booster Shots

WASHINGTON — A key federal advisory committee voted unanimously Friday to recommend Johnson & Johnson booster shots, most likely clearing the way for...
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