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Bangladesh
  • Infection:3,59,148
  • Recovery:2,70,491
  • Death:5,161

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection:32,870,631
  • Recovery:22,749,163
  • Death:994,534

Source: Johns Hopkins University

Harold Evans, a journalist of tenacity

For Evans it wasn’t enough to print a story on the front page. He also wanted to make sure that every decision-maker read it

“Untitled 1, 2, 3” (2019), by Anna Boghiguian, installed in La Vieille Charité, a former almshouse in Marseille, France, Sept 18, 2020. Manifesta, the roving international biennial, is carrying on despite the pandemic — this edition, in Marseille, could be a model for biennials in a changed world. Gabrielle Voinot/The New York Times

Movies, museums are coming back. Should you go?

Cultural attractions are reopening across the US. If you decide to see a film or take in an exhibit, know the risks and take precautions

Members and supporters of the Proud Boys gather for a rally in Portland, Ore, Sept 26, 2020. The New York Times

‘Proud Boys’ converge on the city of Portland

The US’ divisive political scene has increasingly spilled from social media into public rallies and Portland is bracing for possible violent clashes between far-right and left-wing activists

A handout photo released by Britain's Prince William and Cathrine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince George (seated), Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis with David Attenborough after Prince William and David Attenborough attended an outdoor screening of the upcoming Attenborough's feature film, in the gardens of Kensington Palace, in London, Britain, Sept 24, 2020. REUTERS

William, Kate join Attenborough after film screening

The 94-year-old broadcaster joins the royal family to watch an outdoor screening of his upcoming film ‘David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet’

Sheryl Roberts, a COVID-19 patient, breathes through a ventilator at Houston Methodist Hospital in Houston, July 9, 2020. The New York Times

Virus cases surged in young adults

CDC research found that young adults accounted for more than 20% of all confirmed cases and may have seeded waves of new infections among the middle-aged, older Americans

In a timed selfie, the competitive hiker Philip Carcia in the White Mountains of New Hampshire during the pandemic summer of 2020. Carcia, 36, has been living out of his red Toyota Yaris on the outer reaches of the White Mountain National Forest all summer, attempting to break the record on an obscure and extreme hiking challenge known as the Redline. Philip Carcia via The New York Times

The solitude of hiking in a time of virus

Carcia, a record-breaking hiker, has been walking for almost 100 days. “Mountains are mirrors, just like Covid is a mirror,” he says

Amazon employees process packages at a delivery station in Arzano, Italy on Sept 18, 2020. The e-commerce giant had struggled to gain a foothold in a society that prefers to shop in person, with cash, but now Italians are hooked on online shopping. Gianni Cipriano/The New York Times

How Amazon conquered Italy in the pandemic

The e-commerce giant struggled to gain a foothold in a society that prefers to shop in person, but now Italians are hooked on online shopping

Police investigators search for human remains near Long Island's shoreline near Gilgo Beach on April 11, 2011. After a decade of little movement in a series of killings on Long Island, there is a new sense of urgency. Robert Stolarik/The New York Times

Gaining ground on a serial killer

After a decade of little movement in a series of killings on Long Island, a new sense of urgency

Miriam Flores works with children at a free day care she offers to single mothers who have nowhere to bring their children while schools were closed in Lima, Peru, on Aug 12, 2020. Improvements in gender equality in the workplace may be another casualty of the coronavirus, as women find their place in the work force more at risk. (Marco Garro/The New York Times)

Pandemic will set women back in the workplace

Improvements in gender equality in the workplace may be another casualty of the coronavirus

  • Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers gathered outside the Saudia office in Dhaka almost blocking the street next to the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel on Sep 27, 2020 for air tickets to Saudi Arabia.

    Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers gathered outside the Saudia office in Dhaka almost blocking the street next to the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel on Sep 27, 2020 for air tickets to Saudi Arabia.

  • Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers gathered outside the Saudia office in Dhaka almost blocking the street next to the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel on Sep 27, 2020 for air tickets to Saudi Arabia.

    Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers gathered outside the Saudia office in Dhaka almost blocking the street next to the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel on Sep 27, 2020 for air tickets to Saudi Arabia.

  • Outgoing Indian High Commissioner Riva Ganguly Das paid a farewell call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the Ganabhaban in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020. Photo: PID

    Outgoing Indian High Commissioner Riva Ganguly Das paid a farewell call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the Ganabhaban in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020. Photo: PID

  • Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers gathered near the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Dhaka's Gulshan very early in the morning on Sep 27, 2020 to apply for extension of their visas. Later, the embassy said they will need to apply through authorised agencies.

    Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers gathered near the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Dhaka's Gulshan very early in the morning on Sep 27, 2020 to apply for extension of their visas. Later, the embassy said they will need to apply through authorised agencies.

  • Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers gathered near the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Dhaka's Gulshan very early in the morning on Sep 27, 2020 to apply for extension of their visas. Later, the embassy said they will need to apply through authorised agencies.

    Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers gathered near the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Dhaka's Gulshan very early in the morning on Sep 27, 2020 to apply for extension of their visas. Later, the embassy said they will need to apply through authorised agencies.

  • The authorities reopened Ramna Park in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020 after a six-month closure due to the coronavirus outbreak

    The authorities reopened Ramna Park in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020 after a six-month closure due to the coronavirus outbreak

  • The authorities reopened Ramna Park in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020 after a six-month closure due to the coronavirus outbreak

    The authorities reopened Ramna Park in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020 after a six-month closure due to the coronavirus outbreak

  • The authorities reopened Ramna Park in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020 after a six-month closure due to the coronavirus outbreak

    The authorities reopened Ramna Park in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020 after a six-month closure due to the coronavirus outbreak

  • Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers crowded outside the Biman Bangladesh Airlines office in Dhaka's Dilkusha on Sep 27, 2020 for air tickets to their countries of work.

    Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers crowded outside the Biman Bangladesh Airlines office in Dhaka's Dilkusha on Sep 27, 2020 for air tickets to their countries of work.

  • Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers crowded outside the Biman Bangladesh Airlines office in Dhaka's Dilkusha on Sep 27, 2020 for air tickets to their countries of work.

    Hundreds of stranded Bangladeshi migrant workers crowded outside the Biman Bangladesh Airlines office in Dhaka's Dilkusha on Sep 27, 2020 for air tickets to their countries of work.

  • A group of Dhaka University students led by DUCSU leader Tanbir Hasan Saikat organised a human-chain demonstration at Shahbagh on Sep 27, 2020 demanding justice for the recent rape of a woman in Khagrachhari, a Dhaka University student and a newly-wed woman in Sylhet's MC College. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of Dhaka University students led by DUCSU leader Tanbir Hasan Saikat organised a human-chain demonstration at Shahbagh on Sep 27, 2020 demanding justice for the recent rape of a woman in Khagrachhari, a Dhaka University student and a newly-wed woman in Sylhet's MC College. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Bangladesh Chhatra League's Dhaka University unit rallied at the Raju Memorial on Sep 27, 2020 demanding arrest of the people involved in recent incedents of rape in the country and their exemplary punishment. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Bangladesh Chhatra League's Dhaka University unit rallied at the Raju Memorial on Sep 27, 2020 demanding arrest of the people involved in recent incedents of rape in the country and their exemplary punishment. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Guests appreciate the photographs by Kakoli Prodhan after the inauguration of an exhibition on rivers at Sadarghat Launch Terminal in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Guests appreciate the photographs by Kakoli Prodhan after the inauguration of an exhibition on rivers at Sadarghat Launch Terminal in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Guests appreciate the photographs by Kakoli Prodhan after the inauguration of an exhibition on rivers at Sadarghat Launch Terminal in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Guests appreciate the photographs by Kakoli Prodhan after the inauguration of an exhibition on rivers at Sadarghat Launch Terminal in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Children's organisation Ikrimikri organised a photo exhibition on rivers at four key river ports from Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Children's organisation Ikrimikri organised a photo exhibition on rivers at four key river ports from Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Children's organisation Ikrimikri organised a photo exhibition on rivers at four key river ports from Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Children's organisation Ikrimikri organised a photo exhibition on rivers at four key river ports from Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An exhibiion of photojournalist Kakoli Prodhan's works on rivers began at Sadarghat Launch Terminal in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An exhibiion of photojournalist Kakoli Prodhan's works on rivers began at Sadarghat Launch Terminal in Dhaka on Sep 27, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers sort polythene sheets for drying before recycling in Dhaka’s Kamrangirchar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Workers sort polythene sheets for drying before recycling in Dhaka’s Kamrangirchar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Workers sort polythene sheets for drying before recycling in Dhaka’s Kamrangirchar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Workers sort polythene sheets for drying before recycling in Dhaka’s Kamrangirchar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

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Amazon employees process packages at a delivery station in Arzano, Italy on Sept 18, 2020. The e-commerce giant had struggled to gain a foothold in a society that prefers to shop in person, with cash, but now Italians are hooked on online shopping. Gianni Cipriano/The New York Times

How Amazon conquered Italy in the pandemic

The e-commerce giant struggled to gain a foothold in a society that prefers to shop in person, but now Italians are hooked on online shopping

A still image from a video released by the Armenian Defence Ministry shows what is said to be Azerbaijani tanks and service members during at attack in the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in this still image from footage released September 27, 2020. Defence Ministry of Armenia/Handout via REUTERS

Fighting flares between
Azerbaijan and Armenia

The military action centres on the breakaway province of Nagorno-Karabakh, an Armenian separatist enclave in Azerbaijan

A handout photo released by Britain's Prince William and Cathrine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince George (seated), Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis with David Attenborough after Prince William and David Attenborough attended an outdoor screening of the upcoming Attenborough's feature film, in the gardens of Kensington Palace, in London, Britain, Sept 24, 2020. REUTERS

William, Kate join Attenborough after film screening

The 94-year-old broadcaster joins the royal family to watch an outdoor screening of his upcoming film ‘David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet’