World News Headlines l Evening

US Senate confirms Christine Wormuth as first female Army secretary

Facebook says won't remove posts claiming Covid-19 is 'man-made'
UN aviation body discusses call to probe Belarus force landing Ryanair flight
Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccines appear safe: Study
China, US clash again on Covid origin, Indo-Pacific
'No relation to reality': UK's Johnson on criticism by ex-aide on Covid handling
Five people dead while clicking pictures in Indonesia as dock collapses  
US trusts Japan to prioritise public health safety at Olympics, says White House
Taiwan says request to drop word 'country' led to BioNTech vaccine deal collapse
French energy giant Total stops payments on Myanmar pipeline
Thousands evacuate Congo's Goma city fearing more volcanic activity
Hong Kong changes electoral law, reduces direct public vote