The Telegraph
Tuesday , February 4 , 2014

Economy toll on Bangla

The worst fear of the business community in Bangladesh has come true as the central bank has cut its growth forecast by more than one percentage point to around 6 per cent for the current financial year because of the prolonged phase of political unrest between October and January. ...   | Read..

Actor of depth who was fearless in choice of roles

Philip Seymour Hoffman, perhaps the most ambitious and widely admired American actor of his generation, who gave three-dimensional nuance to a wide range of sidekicks, vi...   | Read..

Selfies ‘will die out soon’

The 76-year-old British photographer, David Bailey, has said that he has never taken a self-portrait on a smartphone or webcam because he was too busy taking pictures of ...   | Read..

Never too old for girlfriend

A jealous 80-year-old church caretaker in Singapore was today jailed for a day and fined for a brawl with his girlfriend’s landlord. ...   | Read..

Mandela will

Former South African President Nelson Mandela has left his $4.1 million estate to family members, the ruling African National Congress, former staff and several local schools...   | Read..

Moscow teen kills 2

A Moscow high-school student shot a teacher and a police officer dead and held more than 20 other students hostage in a classroom in a possible revenge attack today, days bef...   | Read..
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