AMONG the headlines for Monday, 10th May, 2021, the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) and its former unit,  SRC International have filed 22 civil suits  against companies and individuals they have accused of being complicit in defrauding the firms.

Also, India will recruit about 400 medical officers, expected to serve on contract for a maximum of 11 months, to support its overwhelmed healthcare system.

Many Indian states have imposed strict lockdowns but pressure is mounting on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to announce a nationwide lockdown as it did during the first wave last year.

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