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Pope Francis Begins Visit to Iraq, in ‘Duty to a Land Martyred’ [Video]

Pope Francis Begins Visit to Iraq, in ‘Duty to a Land Martyred’ [Video]

Pope Francis Begins Visit to Iraq, in ‘Duty to a Land Martyred’ [Video] Pope Francis Begins Visit to Iraq, in ‘Duty to a Land Martyred’ [Video] BAGHDAD — Pope Francis made an audacious return to the world stage in the midst of the pandemic on Friday when he became the first leader of the Roman Catholic church to visit Iraq, …

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Trial for Aung San Suu Kyi Begins in Secret

Trial for Aung San Suu Kyi Begins in Secret

Trial for Aung San Suu Kyi Begins in Secret Trial for Aung San Suu Kyi Begins in Secret The closed-door trial began in secret, with the two defendants appearing by video. The defense attorney wasn’t even aware what was happening. By the time he rushed to the court on Tuesday afternoon, it was all over, in less than an hour. …

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I.R.S. Begins Accepting Tax Returns: Live Business Updates

I.R.S. Begins Accepting Tax Returns: Live Business Updates I.R.S. Begins Accepting Tax Returns: Live Business Updates Here’s what you need to know: The I.R.S. begins accepting tax returns on Friday. Millions of people received stimulus payments and unemployment assistance last year — but they are treated differently for tax purposes. In this week’s Your Money Adviser column, Ann Carrns lays …

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As the Tennis Party in Australia Begins, an Uncertain Year Awaits

As the Tennis Party in Australia Begins, an Uncertain Year Awaits

As the Tennis Party in Australia Begins, an Uncertain Year Awaits As the Tennis Party in Australia Begins, an Uncertain Year Awaits MELBOURNE, Australia — By sheer force of will, professional tennis inched toward normalcy this week, with a flurry of events in a country that has managed to nearly smother the coronavirus. The three tournaments and a men’s team …

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The Biden Era Begins – The New York Times

The Biden Era Begins - The New York Times

The Biden Era Begins – The New York Times The Biden Era Begins – The New York Times Biden’s first day, Trump’s last Joe Biden will be sworn in as president of the United States today at around noon Eastern in Washington. Here’s the full schedule of events. This inauguration won’t be like the others, with a sparse crowd attending …

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India Covid Vaccine Campaign Begins

India Covid Vaccine Campaign Begins

India Covid Vaccine Campaign Begins India Covid Vaccine Campaign Begins PUNE, India — India launched on Saturday one of the most ambitious and complex nationwide campaigns in its history: the rollout of coronavirus vaccines to 1.3 billion people, an undertaking that will stretch from the perilous reaches of the Himalayas to the dense jungles of the country’s southern tip. The …

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India’s Covid-19 Vaccine Drive Begins

India’s Covid-19 Vaccine Drive Begins

India’s Covid-19 Vaccine Drive Begins India’s Covid-19 Vaccine Drive Begins PUNE, India — India on Friday was preparing to launch one of the most ambitious and complex nationwide campaigns in its history: the rollout of coronavirus vaccines to 1.3 billion people, an undertaking that will stretch from the perilous reaches of the Himalayas to the dense jungles of the country’s …

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Corruption Trial of French-Israeli Tycoon Begins in Switzerland

Corruption Trial of French-Israeli Tycoon Begins in Switzerland

Corruption Trial of French-Israeli Tycoon Begins in Switzerland Corruption Trial of French-Israeli Tycoon Begins in Switzerland Mr. Steinmetz’s business dealings have been investigated in several other countries, including the United States, Romania and Israel. His legal problems began, after his group, BSG Resources, beat out the Australian mining firm Rio Tinto in 2008 for half the exploration rights to mine …

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Mexico Begins Covid Vaccine Rollout

Mexico Begins Covid Vaccine Rollout

Mexico Begins Covid Vaccine Rollout Mexico Begins Covid Vaccine Rollout MEXICO CITY — Mexico began its coronavirus vaccination campaign on Thursday, becoming the first country in Latin America to do so, and providing a sliver of hope to the population amid a roaring resurgence of the virus. María Irene Ramírez, 59, the head nurse at the Ruben Leñero hospital in …

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Biden’s Climate Team Begins to Take Shape

Biden to Name Gina McCarthy, Former E.P.A. Chief, as White House Climate Coordinator

Biden’s Climate Team Begins to Take Shape Biden’s Climate Team Begins to Take Shape WASHINGTON — President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. is expected to announce a significant part of his energy and environment team this week. In the coming days, Mr. Biden intends to name prominent leaders in the climate and clean-energy world to two senior positions: Gina McCarthy, a …

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