More than 93,000 people in Britain have tested positive for the coronavirus in a 24-hour period, health officials announced on Friday, as the fast-spreading Omicron variant puts pressure on a government that has resisted imposing tough restrictions before Christmas. The government said that 93,045 cases were recorded in the previousContinue Reading

Still, economic crises can be treacherous for politicians. Just ask the Argentines, who, amid a devastating currency collapse and debt crisis in late 2001, went through five presidents in two weeks. Turkey is not there yet, and, for a number of reasons, including its more manageable foreign debt, will probablyContinue Reading

Port-au-Prince — Haiti’s interim Prime Minister Claude Joseph, who has run the country following the assassination of president Jovenel Moise, will step down and a new government will be formed with Ariel Henry as prime minister, an official said Monday. Elections Minister Mathias Pierre confirmed the news, which was first reportedContinue Reading