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Bangladesh
  • Infection: 65,769
  • Recovery: 13,903
  • Death: 888

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection:6,910,014
  • Recovery:3,094,075
  • Death:400,013

Source: Johns Hopkins University

Six points: The charter
of freedom for Bengalis

Bangabandhu presented the six-point demand, regarded as the ‘Charter of Freedom’ for Bengalis, in 1966, writes Sheikh Hasina

Dr Bonnie Henry, British Columbia’s provincial health officer, at the Parliament building in Vancouver, Jun 4, 2020. The New York Times

Top doctor who aced virus test

Dr Henry kept the disease in check in British Columbia without harsh enforcement methods. Now, she is leading the way out of lockdown

A mural of Amadou Diallo, who was fatally shot by the police in the Bronx in 1999, has been a fixture on Wheeler Avenue since 2001, though the image was redone in 2017, in New York on June 3, 2020. The New York Times

Murals remember people killed by police

The murals that memorialise people killed in deadly encounters with police do not always survive as legacies of loss

Facebook Chairman and CEO Zuckerberg. REUTERS

Zuckerberg promises a review of content policies

Zuckerberg did not promise specific policy changes in a Facebook post, days after staff members walked off the job, some claiming he kept finding new excuses not to challenge Trump

Image: Reuters

Child maid's death causes outrage in Pakistan

It prompts the government to propose changes to legislation governing child labour

Demonstrators lie down during a protest against racial inequality in the aftermath of the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, US, June 6, 2020. REUTERS

Calm prevails over DC's biggest George Floyd protest

Floyd's death has sparked a storm of protests and civil strife in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, bringing debate over racial justice to the forefront five months before US presidential election

With careful planning, a cautious mind and some creative design, getting together with a limited number of friends and family members can be done. The New York Times

How to have friends over

With careful planning, a cautious mind and some creative design, getting together with a limited number of friends and family members can be done

The events of the last two weeks just haven’t dented the bull market. In the days since a police officer pressed his knee to the neck of George Floyd in Minneapolis for 8 minutes and 46 seconds, news of protests and crackdowns have vied with the pandemic and the recession for narrative primacy. Yet most stocks have been levitating. The New York Times

Why stock market just doesn’t care

Civil unrest, racial inequality, pandemic, recession, severe unemployment? No problem

A woman walks through Tehran, Iran, May 14, 2020. The New York Times

Iran asks if women have a right to safety

The so-called honour killing of a 14-year-old girl has shaken Iran and forced an examination of its failure to protect women and children

  • The authorities have set up sinks for handwashing outside the Dhaka Medical College Hospital amid the coronavirus outbreak but there is no soap. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The authorities have set up sinks for handwashing outside the Dhaka Medical College Hospital amid the coronavirus outbreak but there is no soap. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The authorities have set up sinks for handwashing outside the Dhaka Medical College Hospital amid the coronavirus outbreak but there is no soap. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The authorities have set up sinks for handwashing outside the Dhaka Medical College Hospital amid the coronavirus outbreak but there is no soap. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The authorities have set up sinks for handwashing outside the Dhaka Medical College Hospital amid the coronavirus outbreak but there is no soap. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The authorities have set up sinks for handwashing outside the Dhaka Medical College Hospital amid the coronavirus outbreak but there is no soap. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Relatives stretchering a patient to the COVID-19 unit of the Dhaka Medical College Hospital despite having no protective clothng as there was no health worker available. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Relatives stretchering a patient to the COVID-19 unit of the Dhaka Medical College Hospital despite having no protective clothng as there was no health worker available. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A COVID-19 patient waits in an ambulance outside the Anwer Khan Modern Hospital in Dhanmondi as her family prepare to take her back home without getting her admitted after consulting the doctors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A COVID-19 patient waits in an ambulance outside the Anwer Khan Modern Hospital in Dhanmondi as her family prepare to take her back home without getting her admitted after consulting the doctors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Policemen sit and stand inside a van without maintaining physical distancing amid the coronavirus outbreak in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Policemen sit and stand inside a van without maintaining physical distancing amid the coronavirus outbreak in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Members of Garment Workers Trade Union rallied outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Saturday over different demands, including an end to layoffs, but they stood shoulder to shoulder instead of maintaining physical distancing amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Members of Garment Workers Trade Union rallied outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Saturday over different demands, including an end to layoffs, but they stood shoulder to shoulder instead of maintaining physical distancing amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Members of Garment Workers Trade Union rallied outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Saturday over different demands, including an end to layoffs, but they stood shoulder to shoulder instead of maintaining physical distancing amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Members of Garment Workers Trade Union rallied outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Saturday over different demands, including an end to layoffs, but they stood shoulder to shoulder instead of maintaining physical distancing amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Children crossing a canal by using a portion filled with plastic garbage in Dhaka's Kamrangirchar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Children crossing a canal by using a portion filled with plastic garbage in Dhaka's Kamrangirchar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Children crossing a canal by using a portion filled with plastic garbage in Dhaka's Kamrangirchar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Children crossing a canal by using a portion filled with plastic garbage in Dhaka's Kamrangirchar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Face masks, which are supposed to be disposed of in covered bins, are thrown away randomly in Dhaka amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Face masks, which are supposed to be disposed of in covered bins, are thrown away randomly in Dhaka amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Face masks, which are supposed to be disposed of in covered bins, are thrown away randomly in Dhaka amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Face masks, which are supposed to be disposed of in covered bins, are thrown away randomly in Dhaka amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A face mask is dumped on a street in Dhaka's Kamrangirchar though the masks and other protective kits are supposed to be disposed of in covered bins amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A face mask is dumped on a street in Dhaka's Kamrangirchar though the masks and other protective kits are supposed to be disposed of in covered bins amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Face masks are supposed to be worn or thrown away in covered bins or used again after washing but many are carrying the masks by hands in Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Face masks are supposed to be worn or thrown away in covered bins or used again after washing but many are carrying the masks by hands in Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A group of Dhaka University students pay respects to Bengali Pop Guru and war veteran Azam Khan, commemorating his fifth death anniversary in a live stream on Facebook from TSC amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A group of Dhaka University students pay respects to Bengali Pop Guru and war veteran Azam Khan, commemorating his fifth death anniversary in a live stream on Facebook from TSC amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A group of Dhaka University students pay respects to Bengali Pop Guru and war veteran Azam Khan, commemorating his fifth death anniversary in a live stream on Facebook from TSC amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A group of Dhaka University students pay respects to Bengali Pop Guru and war veteran Azam Khan, commemorating his fifth death anniversary in a live stream on Facebook from TSC amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Pop legend Azam Khan is remembered through his songs with guitars at the Dhaka University’s TSC amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Pop legend Azam Khan is remembered through his songs with guitars at the Dhaka University’s TSC amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Fans of Azam Khan remember the pop legend by singing his songs maintaining physical distance amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Fans of Azam Khan remember the pop legend by singing his songs maintaining physical distance amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Potentially infected gloves, masks found stuffed on fountain water in front of the Dhaka Medical College amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Potentially infected gloves, masks found stuffed on fountain water in front of the Dhaka Medical College amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Potentially infected gloves, masks found stuffed on fountain water in front of the Dhaka Medical College amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Potentially infected gloves, masks found stuffed on fountain water in front of the Dhaka Medical College amid the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A pair of used hand gloves is dumped at the garden in front of the emergency department at National Institute of Traumatology & Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, popularly known as Pongu Hospital, in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A pair of used hand gloves is dumped at the garden in front of the emergency department at National Institute of Traumatology & Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, popularly known as Pongu Hospital, in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Potentially infected gloves and masks are thrown away in front of the Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital in Dhaka where COVID-19 patients are being treated. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Potentially infected gloves and masks are thrown away in front of the Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital in Dhaka where COVID-19 patients are being treated. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

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