World

India’s Rising Omicron Wave Brings a Grim Sense of Déjà Vu

NEW DELHI — When the Omicron coronavirus variant unfold by means of India late in December, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged the nation to be vigilant and observe medical tips. Arvind Kejriwal, the chief minister of the capital area of Delhi, swiftly launched night time curfews, shut down film theaters, and slashed eating places and

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Business

Republicans' Election Wins Are Grim Information for Biden

The day after Republicans scored huge in yesterday’s elections. Most notably, the previous personal fairness mogul Glenn Youngkin won the race for Virginia’s governorship. It’s a main warning signal for President Biden and Democrats that their legislative plans are underneath risk. A rundown of some distinguished races: In Virginia, Youngkin, who was beforehand a C.E.O.

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World

Exile or Jail: The Grim Alternative Dealing with Russian Opposition Leaders

MOSCOW — Evoking the darkish period of Soviet repression, Russian politicians and journalists are being pushed into exile in rising numbers. The regular stream of politically motivated emigration that had accompanied President Vladimir V. Putin’s two-decade rule was a torrent this yr. Opposition figures, their aides, rights activists and even impartial journalists are more and

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