World News l Headlines l Evening

Deforestation of Brazilian Amazon hits record in April
Blinken offers veiled jabs as top China diplomat hosts UN event
Britain reopens travel from May 17 to limited destinations
Iran nuclear deal talks 'on right track' as diplomats reconvene
Asian Development Bank proposes ending financing for coal plants
WHO gives emergency approval to Sinopharm, first Chinese Covid-19 vaccine
Britain labels coronavirus 'variant of concern' linked to travel from India
Nepal refutes claims of Covid-19 cases at Everest, other mountain base camps
US job growth misses all estimates; unemployment rate at 6.1%
Boris Johnson hails party's crushing win in UK opposition stronghold
Maldives ex-president 'critical' after assassination attempt
Poland, Hungary push against 'gender equality' at EU social summit
Philippines tightens controls on inbound travellers over Covid-19 variants
EU regulator reviews reports of rare nerve disorder after AstraZeneca Covid shot