Ukraine-Russia War: Live Updates

KIEV, Ukraine — At 4:30 a.m. Thursday morning, Ihor Poshyvailo, the director of the Freedom Museum here, was awakened by the sound of explosions.He rushed out into the street and saw planes flying overhead, he said. An hour later, he was…

New Zealand’s summer harvest woes

When quarantine-free one-way travel (QFT) was introduced in October 2021 for Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu – three countries participating in New Zealand's Recognized Seasonal Employer (RSE) scheme – it was considered that the arrangement would…