Commodities like oil have returned to their pre-pandemic levels. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The Consumer Price Index hit a 13-year high in the United States
  • Germany's inflation jumped to its highest level in a decade
  • China announced that it was going to tap its national reserves of copper, aluminium and zinc

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The European Union has secured up to 405 million doses of the CureVac vaccine. (Photo Credits: Unsplash)

  • The company blamed the "unprecedented context of at least 13 variants"
  • For Phase 2b/3 CureVac studied 40,000 people in 10 countries
  • CureVac initially expected to seek European approval for its jab

Benjamin Pavard revealed he briefly lost consciousness during Euro game vs Germany. (Photo credit: Instagram/benpavard21)

  • France made a winning start at the European Championship with a 1-0 win over Germany
  • Mats Hummels scored an own goal to give France a win
  • Pavard needed treatment on the pitch after a collision with Germany left-back Robin Gosens

Germany lost their Group F opener to France 1-0. (Photo credit: Instagram/dfb_team)

  • We have to look to improve because we need a goal or two, Germany head coach said
  • Beating Portugal would ease the pressure and provide a much-needed confidence boost
  • Germany finished bottom of their group in the 2018 World Cup

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France celebrate the own goal by Matt Hummels of Germany. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Didier Deschamps' men also had two goals ruled out for offside
  • 7 years ago, it was Hummels' headed goal that knocked France out of the 2014 World Cup
  • The result leaves France second on goal difference in the early Group F table

Regensburger Domspatzen boys' choir was founded in 975. (Photo credit: Representational/unsplash)

  • Regensburger Domspatzen boys' choir is one of the oldest choirs in the world
  • The pupils admitted to the school and the choir have until now been only boys and young men
  • The institution said it will open to girls from the 2022-23 school year

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Boss Didier Deschamps insisted that France cannot afford to take Germany lightly. (Photo credit: Instagram/equipedefrance)

  • France and Germany open their European Championship campaigns on Tuesday
  • France sit second in the FIFA rankings, 10 places above the Germans
  • We have to see that we limit their influence on the game, France football team coach said

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Germany's attacker Thomas Muller with the ball, in a match against Denmark. (Photo credit: Instagram/@esmuellert)

  • World champions France open their Euro 2020 campaign against Germany on Tuesday
  • After 15 years in charge, Germany  coach Joachim Loew will step down after the Euro 2020
  • These two teams met in Euro 2016, in semifinals, which France won

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