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Bangladesh
  • Infection: 715,252
  • Recovery: 608,815
  • Death: 10,283

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection: 140,433,831
  • Recovery: 80,043,779
  • Death: 3,008,964

Source: Johns Hopkins University

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With Taiwan and Ukraine, Biden faces global test

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The musician Michelle Zauner in New York, March 25, 2021. Zauner, a musician who performs under the name Japanese Breakfast, is making her book debut with “Crying in H Mart.” (Nathan Bajar/The New York Times)

Musician finds solace
at Korean grocery

H Mart serves as both muse and refuge for Michelle Zauner following her mother’s death

Family members gathered early Friday, Apr 16, 2021 at a hotel in Indianapolis, to receive more information about the shooting at a nearby FedEx facility Thursday evening. Eight people were killed and at least seven others were injured in a shooting at a FedEx warehouse in Indianapolis late Thursday, and the gunman was believed to have killed himself, the police said. A J Mast/The New York Times

Indianapolis faces its third mass shooting in 2021

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An undated photo shows a model in the Celine fall 2021 fashion show. The New York Times

Is fashion hacking the future?

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Moderna coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccines are pictured at a rural vaccination site in Columbus, New Mexico, US, Apr 16, 2021. REUTERS

Why the vaccine safety numbers are still fuzzy

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The Sweeten children, Kaden, Jackson and Emily, are seen at their home in Layton, Utah, US, Nov 8, 2020. REUTERS

Should my child get a COVID-19 shot?

Thousands of US parents are asking the question who volunteered to have their children participate in new trials run by Pfizer with Moderna

Health care workers process swab samples for rapid antigen tests at a COVID-19 testing site in San Francisco, March 2, 2021. The New York Times

Can COVID research help solve the mysteries of other viruses?

Medical scientists say that although the complications of COVID have riveted peoples’ attention, many symptoms, like a loss of smell, are not unique to COVID

Pasta with garlicky spinach and buttered pistachios in New York, Apr 5, 2020. Food styled by Carrie Purcell. Andrew Purcell/The New York Times

Pasta times two

Sometimes, you just need a little more pasta: Pair it with garlicky spinach or feta and tomatoes

FILE - A health care worker administers a COVID-19 vaccine in New York, April 5, 2021. Can the vaccine affect mammograms or the timing of fertility treatments? What side effects should you look out for? Experts weigh in. (James Estrin/The New York Times)

COVID vaccines may
affect women differently

Can it affect mammograms or the timing of fertility treatments? What side effects should you look out for? Experts weigh in

  • The funeral prayer of legendendary actress Sarah Begum Kabori was held at the Banani graveyard in Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The funeral prayer of legendendary actress Sarah Begum Kabori was held at the Banani graveyard in Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Bangladesh cinema legend Sarah Begum Kabori was accorded a guard of honour by police personnel ahead of her burial at the Banani graveyard in Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Bangladesh cinema legend Sarah Begum Kabori was accorded a guard of honour by police personnel ahead of her burial at the Banani graveyard in Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The mortal remains of Bangladesh cinema legend Sarah Begum Kabori were taken to the Banani graveyard for burial after she was accorded a guard of honour on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The mortal remains of Bangladesh cinema legend Sarah Begum Kabori were taken to the Banani graveyard for burial after she was accorded a guard of honour on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Bangladesh cinema legend Sarah Begum Kabori was laid to rest with full state honours at Dhaka's Banani graveyard on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Bangladesh cinema legend Sarah Begum Kabori was laid to rest with full state honours at Dhaka's Banani graveyard on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Relatives and well-wishers of Bangladesh acting legend Sarah Begum Kabori offered prayers for the salvation of her departed soul after her burial at Dhaka's Banani graveyard on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Relatives and well-wishers of Bangladesh acting legend Sarah Begum Kabori offered prayers for the salvation of her departed soul after her burial at Dhaka's Banani graveyard on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Motorists display their movement pass in Dhaka's Gulshan on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, the fourth day of the weeklong lockdown designed to curb the coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Motorists display their movement pass in Dhaka's Gulshan on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, the fourth day of the weeklong lockdown designed to curb the coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Police are enforcing lockdown curbs in Dhaka's Gulshan on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Police are enforcing lockdown curbs in Dhaka's Gulshan on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Vehicles plying the streets of Shyamoli Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, the fourth day of a weeklong lockdown designed to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Vehicles plying the streets of Shyamoli Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, the fourth day of a weeklong lockdown designed to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Stranded migrant workers gather outside the offices of Saudia, the carrier of Saudi Arabia, in Karwan Bazar to buy air tickets on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, after the government launched special flights for them amid the suspension of air travel because of the ongoing lockdown across Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Stranded migrant workers gather outside the offices of Saudia, the carrier of Saudi Arabia, in Karwan Bazar to buy air tickets on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, after the government launched special flights for them amid the suspension of air travel because of the ongoing lockdown across Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A migrant worker waits to get an air ticket outside the offices of Saudia, the flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, in Karwan Bazar on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, after the government launched special flights for stranded expatriates amid the suspension of regular flights because of the ongoing lockdown across Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A migrant worker waits to get an air ticket outside the offices of Saudia, the flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, in Karwan Bazar on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, after the government launched special flights for stranded expatriates amid the suspension of regular flights because of the ongoing lockdown across Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Hundreds of stranded migrant workers were left in dismay after finding out that seven of the 14 special flights arranged for them had been cancelled at Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, amid the ongoing lockdown in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Hundreds of stranded migrant workers were left in dismay after finding out that seven of the 14 special flights arranged for them had been cancelled at Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, amid the ongoing lockdown in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Hundreds of stranded migrant workers were left in dismay after finding out that seven of the 14 special flights arranged for them had been cancelled at Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, amid the ongoing lockdown in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Hundreds of stranded migrant workers were left in dismay after finding out that seven of the 14 special flights arranged for them had been cancelled at Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Saturday, Apr 17, 2021, amid the ongoing lockdown in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Buses and trucks are parked under Kuril Flyover in Dhaka amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Buses and trucks are parked under Kuril Flyover in Dhaka amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two toddlers play as their mother sleeps on the street in Dhaka while waiting for aid amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Two toddlers play as their mother sleeps on the street in Dhaka while waiting for aid amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A general view of Airport Road in Dhaka’s Kuril amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A general view of Airport Road in Dhaka’s Kuril amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man shows the police lockdown pass at Jahangir Gate in Dhaka amid a second wave of the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man shows the police lockdown pass at Jahangir Gate in Dhaka amid a second wave of the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People from poor families wait for aid on the street of Banani in Dhaka amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People from poor families wait for aid on the street of Banani in Dhaka amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man on a motorcycle distributes money among poor people outside central mosque of the Air Force in Dhaka amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man on a motorcycle distributes money among poor people outside central mosque of the Air Force in Dhaka amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Labourers wait for work at Natun Bazar in Dhaka’s Badda amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Labourers wait for work at Natun Bazar in Dhaka’s Badda amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A labourer returns home after waiting for work for hours at Natun Bazar in Dhaka’s Badda amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A labourer returns home after waiting for work for hours at Natun Bazar in Dhaka’s Badda amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Labourers return home after waiting for work for hours at Natun Bazar in Dhaka’s Badda amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Labourers return home after waiting for work for hours at Natun Bazar in Dhaka’s Badda amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, Apr 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Muslim devotees join the first Jummah prayers of Ramadan outside the Sobhanbagh Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 16, 2021, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Muslim devotees join the first Jummah prayers of Ramadan outside the Sobhanbagh Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 16, 2021, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Muslim devotees join the first Jummah prayers of Ramadan outside the Sobhanbagh Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 16, 2021, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Muslim devotees join the first Jummah prayers of Ramadan outside the Sobhanbagh Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 16, 2021, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Muslim devotees take part in the first Jummah prayers of Ramadan at the Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 16, 2021, amid the coronavirus pandemic.

    Muslim devotees take part in the first Jummah prayers of Ramadan at the Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 16, 2021, amid the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Muslim devotees take part in the first Jummah prayers of Ramadan at the Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 16, 2021, amid the coronavirus pandemic.

    Muslim devotees take part in the first Jummah prayers of Ramadan at the Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 16, 2021, amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Banks almost deserted in lockdown

The banks and stock market are open on a limited scale

Chinese and US flags flutter outside a company building in Shanghai, China April 14, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song

China, US pledge climate
change commitment

The two countries agree stronger pledges should be introduced before a new round of international talks at the end of the year

Actor SM Mohsin dies

The Ekushey Padak winner had been infected with COVID-19