Newly-appointed Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC) Chairman Md Abu Bakr Siddique is seen at a view-exchange meeting along with leaders of the Forum for Energy Reporters Bangladesh (FERB) at BPC head office in the capital on Thursday.
A labourer carries a sack of onions at a wholesale market during a nationwide strike against new labour policies introduced by India's central government, in Kolkata on Thursday.
Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak is seen in a laboratory during a visit to the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), Imperial Clinical Research Facility at Hammersmith Hospital in London on Wednesday. Britain on Wednesday unveiled plans for more massive state spending despite soaring debt on coronavirus fallout, including pay rises for nurses to support the ravaged economy as the nation embarks on its post-Brexit future.
This picture taken on Wednesday and released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on Thursday shows the portraits of former North Korean leader Kim Il-sung (L) and Kim Jong-il (R) during the completion ceremony of a hostel at the Sinuiju Textile Mill in North Pyongan Province.