The current account and depreciation

When the current account is in the news it is unlikely to be good news

FILE PHOTO: Urmila Matondkar, Bollywood actress-turned-politician who recently joined India's main opposition Congress party, gestures during her election campaign rally in Mumbai, India, Apr 11, 2019. REUTERS

Women candidates a minority in India polls

Women make up just 11.8% and 12.8% of the total candidates nominated by BJP and Congress respectively

US President Donald Trump reacts as he speaks at the Wounded Warrior Project Soldier Ride event after the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, US, April 18, 2019. Reuters

'The end of my presidency': Trump on Mueller

He believed the appointment of a special counsel to probe Russian meddling in the 2016 election would be terrible

Indonesia's President Joko Widodo and his running mate Ma'ruf Amin react after a quick count result during the Indonesian elections in Jakarta, Indonesia Apr 17, 2019. REUTERS

Indonesia polls: Widodo leads in voting returns

The official results will be released sometime between Apr 25 and May 22

The iconic Hollywood sign is shown on a hillside above a neighbourhood in Los Angeles California, US, Feb 1, 2019. REUTERS

Writers Guild sues 4 talent agencies

The agencies were sued over a heated Hollywood fight

SL leave Chandimal, Tharanga out of WC squad

Leggie Vandersay picked over mystery spinner Dananjaya

FILE PHOTO: Nigerian military secure an area where a man was killed by suspected militants near Maiduguri, Nigeria, Feb 16, 2019. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde/File Photo

69 casualties in anti-militant attacks: IS

The attacks took place over the past week

A view shows Notre-Dame Cathedral reflected on the River Seine after a massive fire devastated large parts of the gothic structure in Paris. REUTERS

Time-lapse shots may offer Notre-Dame blaze clues

A camera installed on Monday photographed the cathedral once every 10 minutes

FILE PHOTO - A member loyal to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) waves an ISIL flag in Raqqa, Syria June 29, 2014. REUTERS

IS claims first Congo attack

It declares Congo the 'Central Africa Province' of the 'Caliphate'


Deadline for cable operators to follow licence rules

The government will take legal action against those cable operators defying the rules

Police officers stand guard outside St Patrick’s Cathedral at New York on Thursday, Apr 18, 2019. The New York Times.

NY cathedral arrestee a teacher

He has been taken to Bellevue Hospital for a psychiatric evaluation

Hasina donates Tk 3.5m to Ahmed Sharif

She provides the financial assistance for his and his wife’s treatment