7:15 The World at Night - Bangladesh

Reporting from the capital Dhaka of the People's Republic of Bangladesh in South East Asia, pop. 164.4 million (2009 est), is our correspondent Mahtab Haider. Hosting the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup (in conjunction with India and Sri Lanka), it's the biggest national event since Bangladesh declared independence from Pakistan 40 years ago.

8 pm News and weather

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World webpage to find links to these documentaries.

8:40 Thinkers: Economics

NBR Columnist Dr Neville Bennett with thoughts as to where the money is. Are our monetary policies encouraging this recession to linger?

8:59 Conundrum: Clue 1

9 pm News and weather

9:06 Insight

9:40 Sport: South Africa

With an eye on the scrum it's our South African sports writer Mike Greenaway. The Cricket World Cup, Super 15 Rugby, and repercussions still come from the Castor Semnya drama (woman athlete with excessive testosterone, which infers she was also born with male organs).

9:59 Conundrum: Clue 2

10 pm Late Edition

A review of the news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11 pm News and weather

11:06 Beale Street Caravan

David Knowles introduces the Memphis-based radio show with an international reputation for its location recordings of blues musicians live in concert (BSC)