COVID-19 Around the World
Brazil’s COVID-19 death toll has now topped nearly 260,000, the world’s second worst after the United States, as hospitals are overwhelmed with new cases.
Bangladesh has started inoculating older sex workers at the country's biggest brothel in a push to protect the most vulnerable in the pandemic.
Asian American Communities Organize Against Rise in Hate Crimes, Say More Policing Is Not the Answer
One recent study found a 150 percent increase in hate crimes targeting Asian Americans in 2020, even though overall hate crimes fell last year.
The city of Jakarta has taken the rare step of announcing fines and welfare penalties for anyone who refuses to get a COVID-19 vaccine, raising fears of inequalities
As job losses surge due to the pandemic, demand for food handouts has skyrocketed in Japan.