Your Wednesday Briefing

We’re covering the Taliban’s rapid advance and the resignation of Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York. Taliban take two more capitals Another two provincial capitals, Farah in western Afghanistan and Pul-i-Khumri in the north, all but fell to the Taliban

Your Tuesday Briefing

We’re covering China’s tech crackdown and England’s plans to lift virus restrictions by the end of the month. China orders Didi off app stores China’s government ordered the country’s leading ride-hailing platform, Didi, removed from app stores for “serious” problems

Your Friday Briefing

Those forgotten in Italy’s vaccine drive While the Italian government has said that people have a right to get vaccinated no matter their legal status, many undocumented migrants and homeless people have been unable to secure shots, putting both them

Your Wednesday Briefing

We’re covering estimates that show the true devastating scale of India’s Covid crisis and how the U.S. is marking one year since George Floyd’s killing. Just how big is India’s Covid death toll? Last week, India recorded the largest daily

Your Tuesday Briefing

We’re covering a gradual reopening of Delhi despite vaccine shortages, and international reaction to Belarus forcing down a commercial flight. Delhi considers lifting Covid limits Six weeks after it was rocked by a devastating coronavirus surge, the region is considering

Your Wednesday Briefing

A humanitarian catastrophe in Gaza Now into its second week, the battle between Hamas militants and the Israeli military has left Gaza facing a humanitarian crisis that touches nearly every one of its two million residents. Here are the latest

Your Tuesday Briefing

The consequences of India’s worsening outbreak As India’s Covid-19 crisis continues, demands for medical oxygen are far outstripping supply, with sometimes deadly effects. At multiple hospitals across the country, dozens of patients have died after oxygen ran out. A court

Your Thursday Briefing

Vaccine troubles undermine a global effort Safety scares over the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson vaccines have jeopardized campaigns to inoculate the world, undercutting faith in two shots with the potential to be global workhorses and threatening to prolong the

Your Wednesday Briefing

We’re covering China’s lagging vaccination campaign, and a step forward in talks to restore the Iran nuclear deal. Perks for China’s vaccinated In Beijing, a Covid-19 vaccine will qualify you for a buy-one-get-one-free deal on ice cream cones. But in

Your Thursday Briefing

Prosecutors say Trump ‘clearly incited’ the riot. By Melina Delkic Good morning. We’re covering new evidence expected at Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, Twitter bowing to pressure from the Indian government and the latest from the Australian Open. Trump ‘told them