Air India Plane With 180 Passengers Skids Off Runway and Cracks in Half

NEW DELHI — An Indian airliner with more than 180 passengers skidded off a wet runway in southern India Friday night and split in half, causing many injuries, Indian media…

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Lebanon Faces Looming Humanitarian Catastrophe, U.N. Says

Lebanon is facing a looming humanitarian catastrophe, with dire shortages of food and medicine threatening to add to the suffering of a nation now reeling from the deadly explosion in…

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Coronavirus Live News and Updates

Spain should conduct an independent evaluation of what went wrong in its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a group of 20 Spanish medical experts, who made their demand…

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Trump Administration Penalizes Chinese Officials for Hong Kong Crackdown

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Friday imposed sanctions on 11 senior Chinese Communist Party officials and their Hong Kong allies, including chief executive Carrie Lam, over their role in…

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Europe’s ‘Last Dictator,’ Facing Re-Election, Is Increasingly in Peril

MINSK, Belarus — The man often described as “Europe’s last dictator” has never looked so shaky. During his 26 years in power, Aleksandr G. Lukashenko — the iron-fisted president of…

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