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Bangladesh
  • Infection: 1,953,081
  • Recovery: 779----
  • Death: 29,127

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection: 522,144,155
  • Recovery: 3,405,---
  • Death: 6,267,417

Source: Johns Hopkins University

3 companies control a piece of nearly everything. Should you worry?

Three gigantic American asset management firms — BlackRock, Vanguard and State Street — control too much of the global economy

A parking sign at the Little A'Le'Inn as an influx of tourists responding to a call to 'storm' Area 51, a secretive US military base believed by UFO enthusiasts to hold government secrets about extra-terrestrials, is expected in Rachel, Nevada, US, Sept 19, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Pentagon committed to understanding UFO origins: US officials

They acknowledge many remain beyond the government's ability to explain

Actors Amber Heard and Johnny Depp watch as the jury leaves the courtroom at the end of the day at the Fairfax County Circuit Courthouse in Fairfax, Virginia, Monday, May 16, 2022. Steve Helber/Pool via Reuters

Depp lawyers question Heard about knife, love notes

Attorneys for Johnny Depp attempt to discredit Amber Heard's abuse claims, introducing a knife she gifted and affectionate notes she wrote to him

Police and FBI investigators on Monday, May 16, 2022, at the scene of Saturday’s mass shooting at Tops supermarket in Buffalo, NY. The Tops supermarket was a hub in a largely Black section of Buffalo, that fact made it the target of a racist gunman. Gabriela Bhaskar/The New York Times

They were there when the shooting started

The Tops supermarket was a hub in a largely Black section of Buffalo. That fact made it the target of a racist gunman

FILE PHOTO: Representations of virtual cryptocurrencies are placed on US dollar banknotes in this illustration taken Nov 28, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo

Small players lose faith in crypto after sell-off

The market, known for its wild price swings, as investors yanked money from riskier assets amid worries of soaring inflation, rising interest rates

Ukrainian soldiers inspect a destroyed house, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, in Bucha, in Kyiv region, Ukraine, Apr 6, 2022. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Life returns in Bucha, a symbol of death and atrocity

About 10,000 residents have come back to this eastern Ukrainian city, which is racing to repair the physical and psychological damage from Russia’s occupation

FILE — A chip of silicon carbide at a lab at the University of Chicago, Nov 16, 2018. The field of power electronics is changing as engineers switch to power-control devices based not on silicon chips but on new materials like silicon carbide that handle electricity more quickly and efficiently. Lyndon French/The New York Times

What’s down the road for silicon?

Even as companies upgrade to silicon carbide and gallium nitride, researchers are developing new WBG materials that could further improve power electronics

How can I stop snoring?

This sleep-disrupting problem can be caused by a variety of things, but experts say there are ways to find relief

Britain's Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall visit Canada House in London, Britain May 12, 2022. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Most Canadians don’t want Charles as king

Prince Charles will make a three-day tour of the country, where polls suggest there’s little support for the monarchy, but amending Canada’s Constitution is difficult

  • A student holds a placard during an awareness campaign to control sound pollution in Dhaka’s Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A student holds a placard during an awareness campaign to control sound pollution in Dhaka’s Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Leaflets are distributed among people during an awareness campaign to control sound pollution in Dhaka’s Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Leaflets are distributed among people during an awareness campaign to control sound pollution in Dhaka’s Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A member of Bangladesh Scouts uses a loud-hailer during an awareness campaign to control sound pollution in Dhaka’s Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A member of Bangladesh Scouts uses a loud-hailer during an awareness campaign to control sound pollution in Dhaka’s Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Department of Environment and Bangladesh Road Transport Authority conduct a mobile court drive to control sound pollution in Dhaka’s Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Department of Environment and Bangladesh Road Transport Authority conduct a mobile court drive to control sound pollution in Dhaka’s Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Pedestrians are having to maintain caution while walking on Mohakhali’s AK Khandaker Road as internet and satellite connection cables hang dangerously around them. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Pedestrians are having to maintain caution while walking on Mohakhali’s AK Khandaker Road as internet and satellite connection cables hang dangerously around them. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Cables hang from an electricity pole like spiderwebs in front of a building in Dhaka’s Banasree area, making it risky to stand on the first-floor balcony of the residence. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Cables hang from an electricity pole like spiderwebs in front of a building in Dhaka’s Banasree area, making it risky to stand on the first-floor balcony of the residence. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The internet and satellite connection cables hang dangerously over a footpath in Gulshan. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The internet and satellite connection cables hang dangerously over a footpath in Gulshan. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A portion of Mohakhali’s AK Khandaker Road is completely covered with internet and satellite connection cables. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A portion of Mohakhali’s AK Khandaker Road is completely covered with internet and satellite connection cables. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A passenger bus veers out of control and falls onto a road divider in Dhaka's Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A passenger bus veers out of control and falls onto a road divider in Dhaka's Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A passenger bus veers out of control and falls onto a road divider in Dhaka's Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A passenger bus veers out of control and falls onto a road divider in Dhaka's Gulshan on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Children take a dip in the lake at Rayerbazar graveyard in Dhaka to ward off the scorching summer heat on Monday, May 16, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Children take a dip in the lake at Rayerbazar graveyard in Dhaka to ward off the scorching summer heat on Monday, May 16, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A child takes a dip in the lake of Rayerbazar graveyard in Dhaka to ward off the scorching summer heat on Monday, May 16, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A child takes a dip in the lake of Rayerbazar graveyard in Dhaka to ward off the scorching summer heat on Monday, May 16, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A group of children from a bridge into the lake at Rayerbazar graveyard in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of children from a bridge into the lake at Rayerbazar graveyard in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A group of children from a bridge into the lake at Rayerbazar graveyard in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of children from a bridge into the lake at Rayerbazar graveyard in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The residents of Purba Rasulpur in Dhaka’s Kamrangirchar took out a procession on Monday, May 16, 2022, to protest a seven-day long gas crisis in the area as Titas Gas officials disconnected the gas lines due to outstanding bills and illegal connections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The residents of Purba Rasulpur in Dhaka’s Kamrangirchar took out a procession on Monday, May 16, 2022, to protest a seven-day long gas crisis in the area as Titas Gas officials disconnected the gas lines due to outstanding bills and illegal connections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Traffic is at a standstill on a road outside the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka due to the rows of private cars parked in front of the capital’s BAF Shaheen College on Monday, May 16, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Traffic is at a standstill on a road outside the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka due to the rows of private cars parked in front of the capital’s BAF Shaheen College on Monday, May 16, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Traffic is congested on a road outside the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Monday, May 16, 2022, the first day schools and offices have reopened after a long weekend. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Traffic is congested on a road outside the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Monday, May 16, 2022, the first day schools and offices have reopened after a long weekend. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Waterlogging causes immense suffering to local residents in Demra’s Dogair during the rainy season. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Waterlogging causes immense suffering to local residents in Demra’s Dogair during the rainy season. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Makeshift bamboo bridges are the only means of commuting in Demra’s Dogair as a short spell of rain causes waterlogging in the area during the rainy season. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Makeshift bamboo bridges are the only means of commuting in Demra’s Dogair as a short spell of rain causes waterlogging in the area during the rainy season. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Residents of Demra’s Dogair area are marooned in their houses as rainwaters flood the area. They blame fish farming for waterlogging. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Residents of Demra’s Dogair area are marooned in their houses as rainwaters flood the area. They blame fish farming for waterlogging. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

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Depp lawyers question Heard about knife, love notes

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