World News l Headlines l Afternoon

France - Macron vows to revive Covid-hit French economy, with an eye on re-election bid
EU - EU suspension of CAI is a setback to Merkel’s pro-China policies
China - China reluctant to clear $6 billion loan for CPEC project over debt concern
World - Elon Musk says he is first SNL host with Asperger's syndrome
Syria - Fire at Syrian oil refinery extinguished after leakage
Singapore - Singapore tests thousands as unlinked Covid-19 cases persist
Russia - Putin on WWII Victory Day says will 'firmly' defend Russian interests
World - Vaccine deserts: Some countries have no Covid-19 jabs at all
Maldives - Third arrest in manhunt after Maldives bomb attack