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Bangladesh
  • Infection: 727,780
  • Recovery: 628111
  • Death: 105,88

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection: 142,610,094
  • Recovery: 81,665,001
  • Death: 3,040,790

Source: Johns Hopkins University

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A metal figure of a football player with a ball is seen in front of the words
Soccer-Super League breakaway in tatters

The Super League issued a statement which suggested they may be suspending their project but stopped short of abandoning it altogether

With Taiwan and Ukraine, Biden faces global test

With warship moves, equipment sales and diplomatic rhetoric, the US has rarely been more emphatic that it stands with its allies in Ukraine and Taiwan

FILE -- An advertisement for sparkling wine is featured on a bus shelter in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn on April 30, 2019, the same year New York City banned alcohol advertisements on city-owned properties such as bus shelters. Alcohol use has been up during the coronavirus pandemic, with one study showing a greater increase in misuse among women than among men. (Kevin Hagen/The New York Times)

What fuels rise in alcohol consumption?

A comparison across demographic groups over two decades in the US offers some clues

A smuggler, or “coyote,” helps migrants step ashore after crossing from Mexico at a narrow spot of the Rio Grande River near Roma, Texas, April 16, 2021. The New York Times

Night crossings at US-Mexico border

US has seen the largest number of migrants in at least 15 years — more than 172,000 in March, including at least 18,700 unaccompanied children and teenagers

Former Vice President Walter Mondale during and interview on Dec 12, 1983. The New York Times

Ex-Vice President Walter Mondale dies at 93

Under President Jimmy Carter, from 1977 to 1981, Mondale was the first vice president to serve as a genuine partner of a president, with full access to intelligence briefings

BC-WELL-LANGUISHING-PANDEMIC-ART-NYTSF — Languishing is a sense of stagnation and emptiness. It feels as if you’re muddling through your days, looking at your life through a foggy windshield. And it might be the dominant emotion of 2021. (Manshen Lo/The New York Times)

Languishing during the pandemic

The neglected middle child of mental health can dull your motivation and focus

Actor Glenn Close poses wearing Carolina Herrera. REUTERS

Oscars red carpet signals return to glamour

Celebrity watchers are looking forward to seeing stars stepping out in show-stopping gowns on the movie industry's biggest night on Sunday

Workers walk between solar cell panels over the water surface of Sirindhorn Dam in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand April 8, 2021. Picture taken April 8, 2021 with a drone. REUTERS

Thailand floats hydro-solar projects

Thailand has long relied on coal for power, but plans for new coal-fired projects have been met with opposition over health and environmental risks,

Soldiers at a base in Khlibodarivka, Ukraine, April 19, 2021. The New York Times

'A threat from the Russian state’

Few analysts believe Moscow intends to invade, but as Russia’s military buildup at the border proceeds, tension is rising in war-weary Eastern Ukraine

FILE PHOTO: A frontline worker in personal protective equipment (PPE) sprays a flammable liquid on a burning funeral pyre of a man who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at a crematorium on the outskirts of Mumbai India, April 15, 2021. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas/File Photo

India’s cremations cast doubt on virus death counts

A growing body of academic literature suggest deaths are being underreported compared to other countries

  • A police officer checks the travel pass of a motorist at the capital's New Market on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown designed to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A police officer checks the travel pass of a motorist at the capital's New Market on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown designed to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A police officer checks the travel pass of a motorist at the capital's New Market on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown designed to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A police officer checks the travel pass of a motorist at the capital's New Market on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown designed to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Police are busy controlling the movement of vehicles in Dhaka's New Market on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown designed to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Police are busy controlling the movement of vehicles in Dhaka's New Market on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown designed to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A rush of vehicles is seen at New Market in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown to contain the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A rush of vehicles is seen at New Market in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown to contain the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Police check the travel pass of a motorist at Dhaka's Science Lab intersection on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown to tackle the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Police check the travel pass of a motorist at Dhaka's Science Lab intersection on Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, the seventh day of an 'all-out' lockdown to tackle the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rickshaws are left overturned by the police as punishment for their drivers for taking to the streets during the ongoing lockdown across the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Rickshaws are left overturned by the police as punishment for their drivers for taking to the streets during the ongoing lockdown across the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Many rickshaw drivers are being punished by the police for taking to the streets during the ongoing lockdown. Several drivers are seen standing next to their overturned rickshaws in Dhaka's Mirpur on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many rickshaw drivers are being punished by the police for taking to the streets during the ongoing lockdown. Several drivers are seen standing next to their overturned rickshaws in Dhaka's Mirpur on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two men are travelling on a bicycle as public transports remain shut on the seventh day of a 'strict lockdown' across the country to stymie the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Two men are travelling on a bicycle as public transports remain shut on the seventh day of a 'strict lockdown' across the country to stymie the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Shops in Mirpur-1 are shuttered on Tuesday, the seventh day of an 'all-out lockdown' to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Shops in Mirpur-1 are shuttered on Tuesday, the seventh day of an 'all-out lockdown' to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A greengrocer is seen wearing an umbrella hat in the Mirpur Ansar Camp area to protect himself from the scorching sun, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A greengrocer is seen wearing an umbrella hat in the Mirpur Ansar Camp area to protect himself from the scorching sun, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Taslima Akter is seeking help with her two children on the side of the 60-foot road on the seventh day of the nationwide lockdown. She has been struggling to survive ever since her husband left her with their four children six months ago. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Taslima Akter is seeking help with her two children on the side of the 60-foot road on the seventh day of the nationwide lockdown. She has been struggling to survive ever since her husband left her with their four children six months ago. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A rush of vehicles plying the Mirpur Road in Dhaka's Shyamoli on the seventh day of strict lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus infection. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A rush of vehicles plying the Mirpur Road in Dhaka's Shyamoli on the seventh day of strict lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus infection. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers take a breather after carrying out repairs on a pavement in Dhaka under the vsweltering heat, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Workers take a breather after carrying out repairs on a pavement in Dhaka under the vsweltering heat, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An employee of an online food delivery service rides his bicycle to pick up food from a restaurant in the Mirpur area on the seventh day of a nationwide lockdown to rein in coronavirus infections in Bangladesh, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An employee of an online food delivery service rides his bicycle to pick up food from a restaurant in the Mirpur area on the seventh day of a nationwide lockdown to rein in coronavirus infections in Bangladesh, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An employee of an online food delivery service rides his motorbike to collect food from a restaurant in the Mirpur area amid the ongoing coronavirus-induced lockdown, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An employee of an online food delivery service rides his motorbike to collect food from a restaurant in the Mirpur area amid the ongoing coronavirus-induced lockdown, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Employees of an online food delivery service wait outside a restaurant in Dhaka's Mirpur-2 on the seventh day of the ongoing lockdown to contain the coronavirus pandemic, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Employees of an online food delivery service wait outside a restaurant in Dhaka's Mirpur-2 on the seventh day of the ongoing lockdown to contain the coronavirus pandemic, Apr 20, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Ashraf Hossain brings his 70-year-old father Akram Hossain to Dhaka Medical College Hospital from Srinagar after he contracted the coronavirus infection. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Ashraf Hossain brings his 70-year-old father Akram Hossain to Dhaka Medical College Hospital from Srinagar after he contracted the coronavirus infection. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Nurun Nabi, 62, is on his way home to Noakhali after spending 15 days in the coronavirus ward of Dhaka Medical Hospital with pneumonia. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Nurun Nabi, 62, is on his way home to Noakhali after spending 15 days in the coronavirus ward of Dhaka Medical Hospital with pneumonia. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Maksuda Begum returns home following her recovery from the coronavirus after 11 days at Dhaka Medical College Hospital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Maksuda Begum returns home following her recovery from the coronavirus after 11 days at Dhaka Medical College Hospital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

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An employee trims cannabis buds in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada, Nov 29, 2019. The New York Times

After ‘green rush,’ Canada’s legal pot suppliers are stumbling

Most marijuana producers in Canada are still reporting staggering losses two and a half years after legalisation

Ex-cop Chauvin convicted
of George Floyd murder

Derek Chauvin was convicted of all three charges of murder and manslaughter in the deadly arrest

Actor Glenn Close poses wearing Carolina Herrera. REUTERS

Oscars red carpet signals return to glamour

Celebrity watchers are looking forward to seeing stars stepping out in show-stopping gowns on the movie industry's biggest night on Sunday