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Bangladesh
  • Infection: 1,980,974
  • Recovery: 779----
  • Death: 29,174

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection: 549,221,678
  • Recovery: 3,405,---
  • Death: 6,339,247

Source: Johns Hopkins University

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A picture of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh, who was killed during an Israeli raid in Jenin, is displayed at the Al-Jazeera headquarters building in Doha, Qatar, May 11, 2022. REUTERS/Imad Creidi
Al Jazeera reporter likely killed by
gunfire from Israeli positions: US

Abu Akleh, a Palestinian-American, was killed on May 11 during an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank

English in our media

The English language will not leave us alone. It pits us against problems we often find hard to handle

Children watch an Independence Day, Fourth of July, fireworks display in Somerville, Massachusetts, US, Jun 30, 2022. Reuters

A polarised US celebrates Independence Day

As much of the nation takes a day off for backyard barbecues some Americans see democracy in peril and others see it as ascendant

Football - UEFA Nations League - Group C - England v Italy - Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton, Britain - June 11, 2022 England's Kalvin Phillips in action Action Images via Reuters

Man City sign Phillips from Leeds

The English football club sign England international midfielder Kalvin Phillips from Leeds United on a six-year contract

Tourists relax on the Splendid Hotel beach in Budva, the main summer tourist destination in Montenegro, May 24, 2022. Reuters

European hotels fight for staff

European hotel chains are hiring workers without experience as executives admit years of underpaying staff bit back, leaving them unable to meet post-pandemic travel demand

Utpal’s anniversary turned into a day of last rites

The couple got married in 2019 and due to the pandemic, they were unable to start living together until eight months ago

Paulig's Chief Executive Officer, Rolf Ladau, poses in this handout picture from 2021 obtained by Reuters on July 1, 2022. Reuters

Western firms struggle to exit Russia

Companies are wrestling with how to exit in ways that limit the financial impact, do not put employees at risk and, offer the opportunity to return in future

A Rhino is seen at a game reserve adjacent to the world-renowned Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga province, South Africa, April 11, 2019 REUTERS

Rhinos return to Mozambique

The Peace Parks Foundation (PPF) conservation group, which is conducting the operation, aims to relocate over 40 rhinos in the next two years to Mozambique

Pope Francis looks on during an exclusive interview, at the Vatican, Jul 2, 2022. Reuters

Pope Francis denies resignation rumours

In an exclusive interview in his Vatican residence, Francis also denied rumours that he had cancer, joking that his doctors ‘didn't tell me anything about it’

Tourists snorkel near a beach of the Red Sea resort of Sahl Hasheesh, Hurghada, Egypt January 8, 2020. REUTERS

Second woman killed in shark attack in Egypt's Red Sea

The body of a Romanian tourist in her late forties was discovered hours after an attack that left a 68-year-old Austrian woman dead

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, accompanied by her children Sajeeb Wazed Joy and Saima Wazed Hossain, travelled to Gopalganj's Tungipra via the Padma Bridge on Monday, Jul 4, 2022. They took photos on the newly inaugurated bridge. Photo: PID

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, accompanied by her children Sajeeb Wazed Joy and Saima Wazed Hossain, travelled to Gopalganj's Tungipra via the Padma Bridge on Monday, Jul 4, 2022. They took photos on the newly inaugurated bridge. Photo: PID

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, accompanied by her children Sajeeb Wazed Joy and Saima Wazed Hossain, travelled to Gopalganj's Tungipra via the Padma Bridge on Monday, Jul 4, 2022. They stopped to see the mural of Bangabandhu and Hasina at one end of the bridge. Photo: PID

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, accompanied by her children Sajeeb Wazed Joy and Saima Wazed Hossain, travelled to Gopalganj's Tungipra via the Padma Bridge on Monday, Jul 4, 2022. They stopped to see the mural of Bangabandhu and Hasina at one end of the bridge. Photo: PID

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina pays respects to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing a wreath on his grave in Gopalganj's Tungipara on Monday, Jul 4, 2022. Photo: PID

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina pays respects to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing a wreath on his grave in Gopalganj's Tungipara on Monday, Jul 4, 2022. Photo: PID

  • Customers are buying different types of cutting tools to slaughter animals and other instruments from blacksmiths at Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar. Photo taken on Jul 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Customers are buying different types of cutting tools to slaughter animals and other instruments from blacksmiths at Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar. Photo taken on Jul 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Different cutting tools to slaughter animals are on sale at Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar for Eid-ul-Azha. Photo taken on Jul 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Different cutting tools to slaughter animals are on sale at Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar for Eid-ul-Azha. Photo taken on Jul 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Blacksmiths are forging different kinds of cutting tools using hot iron with Eid-ul-Azha days away at Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar. Photo taken on Jul 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Blacksmiths are forging different kinds of cutting tools using hot iron with Eid-ul-Azha days away at Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar. Photo taken on Jul 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A blacksmith is busy sharpening knives which will be used to slaughter animals and remove skins during Eid-ul-Azha. Photo taken on Jul 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A blacksmith is busy sharpening knives which will be used to slaughter animals and remove skins during Eid-ul-Azha. Photo taken on Jul 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Fruit seller Masud, who gave a single name, puts up a banner at Dhaka’s Eskaton advertising for butcher duties during Eid-ul-Azha. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Fruit seller Masud, who gave a single name, puts up a banner at Dhaka’s Eskaton advertising for butcher duties during Eid-ul-Azha. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The overflowing haor or wetland has taken over the road at Ompur village in the South Badaghat area of Sunamganj's Bishwambarpur, making it impossible to distinguish the haor and the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The overflowing haor or wetland has taken over the road at Ompur village in the South Badaghat area of Sunamganj's Bishwambarpur, making it impossible to distinguish the haor and the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The overflowing haor or wetland has taken over the road at Ompur village in the South Badaghat area of Sunamganj's Bishwambarpur, making it impossible to distinguish the haor and the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The overflowing haor or wetland has taken over the road at Ompur village in the South Badaghat area of Sunamganj's Bishwambarpur, making it impossible to distinguish the haor and the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A family crosses a flooded road at Ompur village in South Badaghat in Bishwambarpur on a motorcycle with a child sitting in front. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A family crosses a flooded road at Ompur village in South Badaghat in Bishwambarpur on a motorcycle with a child sitting in front. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The road stretching from Bagmara point in Bishwambarpur to Durgapur Mokam Bari is waterlogged. Some parts of the road are submerged in knee-deep water. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The road stretching from Bagmara point in Bishwambarpur to Durgapur Mokam Bari is waterlogged. Some parts of the road are submerged in knee-deep water. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A motorcycle and an autorickshaw operate on a waterlogged road at Bagmara point in Bishwambarpur Upazila. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A motorcycle and an autorickshaw operate on a waterlogged road at Bagmara point in Bishwambarpur Upazila. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A battery-run autorickshaw loaded with jackfruits moves through a waterlogged road at Bagmara point in Bishwambarpur Upazila. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A battery-run autorickshaw loaded with jackfruits moves through a waterlogged road at Bagmara point in Bishwambarpur Upazila. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • An autorickshaw travels towards its destination, braving the floodwaters on the road stretching from Bagmara point in Bishwambarpur to Durgapur Mokam Bari. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    An autorickshaw travels towards its destination, braving the floodwaters on the road stretching from Bagmara point in Bishwambarpur to Durgapur Mokam Bari. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

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Jago Bangladesh Garments Shramik Federation forms a human chain in front of the National Press Club on Thursday, demanding back pay and the reopening of Badhan Corporation, a shuttered factory in Ashulia. Photo: Abdullah Al Momin

Factories ordered to
pay workers by Jul 7

Owners have been told to pay workers their dues along with the festival allowance before the Eid-ul-Azha holidays start

A picture of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh, who was killed during an Israeli raid in Jenin, is displayed at the Al-Jazeera headquarters building in Doha, Qatar, May 11, 2022. REUTERS/Imad Creidi

Al Jazeera reporter likely killed by
gunfire from Israeli positions: US

Abu Akleh, a Palestinian-American, was killed on May 11 during an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank

BTS poses at the carpet during arrivals ahead of iHeartRadio Jingle Ball concert at The Forum, in Inglewood, California, US, Dec 3, 2021. ReutersBTS poses at the carpet during arrivals ahead of iHeartRadio Jingle Ball concert at The Forum, in Inglewood, California, US, Dec 3, 2021. Reuters

BTS rekindle debate about military service in S Korea

K-pop stars were allowed to put off two years of mandatory military service until age 30. Parliament is debating whether to reduce their service time to just three weeks