India Vote Shows How Narendra Modi Is Buffered From Covid-19 Fallout

NEW DELHI—A closely watched election in one of India’s poorest states indicates the ruling party’s popularity is holding up despite its struggle to contain Covid-19,…

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Vatican Overlooked Warnings of Sexual Misconduct by Former U.S. Cardinal McCarrick, Report Finds

ROME—St. John Paul II knew about allegations of sexual misconduct by Theodore McCarrick but named him archbishop of Washington, D.C. anyway, according to a long-awaited…

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Brazil Suspends Trials of China’s Sinovac Coronavirus Vaccine

SÃO PAULO—Brazil’s health regulator Anvisa said Monday it has suspended clinical trials of China’s Sinovac coronavirus vaccine, long expected to be one of the first…

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Armenia and Azerbaijan Reach Deal to End Nagorno-Karabakh War

Armenia and Azerbaijan have reached an agreement sponsored by Russia to end their war for control of Nagorno-Karabakh, Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said in…

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Russia’s Putin Joins China’s President in Staying Silent on Joe Biden’s Win

MOSCOW—Russian state media voiced support for President Trump’s view that the Nov. 3 presidential vote was marred with irregularities, as President Vladimir Putin, like the…

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The Next Big Challenge After a Covid Vaccine Is Giving It to Enough People

With Pfizer Inc.’s Covid-19 vaccine on track to be authorized as early as next month, Western governments are facing up to an enormous logistical challenge:…

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Boeing Jets, Other U.S. Goods Worth $4 Billion Face EU Tariffs

BRUSSELS—The European Union will impose tariffs on $3.99 billion of Boeing Co. jets and other U.S. goods annually as part of a long-running trade dispute, the bloc’s trade…

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Turkey’s Erdogan Shakes Up Economic Leadership as Country Faces Currency Crisis

ISTANBUL—Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan dismissed the governor of Turkey’s central bank, and the country’s finance minister announced his resignation, in a surprise weekend shake-up…

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Azerbaijan Pounds Key City in Disputed Enclave

Azerbaijan and Armenia made conflicting claims Sunday over the fate of a strategic city in the disputed territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, as families fled heavy fighting and…

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Belarusian Leader Resists Efforts to Unseat Him

MOSCOW—Three months after Belarus’s widely disputed presidential vote sent waves of protesters into the streets to contest the re-election of longtime leader Alexander Lukashenko, the…

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