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Bangladesh
  • Infection: 1,153,344
  • Recovery: 779----
  • Death: 19,046

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection:193,633,246
  • Recovery: 3,405,---
  • Death:4,151,311

Source: Johns Hopkins University

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A large wedding venue in Sen Sok, Cambodia, that has been turned into a quarantine centre, on July 12, 2021. As an outbreak seizes Cambodia, patients who test positive for the virus say they are being forced into quarantine centres that are more like makeshift prisons than hospitals. (Alex Spencer/The New York Times)
Luxury venues are
COVID camps now

Patients in Cambodia say they are being forced into quarantine centres that are more like makeshift prisons than hospitals

Pulitzer for lies and faux pas for Khalil-Bergman duo

Netra News provides a platform to discredited Indian author Sarmila Bose, whose book was a shameless attempt to distort the history of the Liberation War

A section of the Bootleg Fire burns near Paisley, Ore, July 23, 2021. (Kristina Barker/The New York Times)

Scenes from America’s largest wildfire

On the front lines of the largest active wildfire in the country, hundreds of firefighters from numerous states have struggled to beat back a blaze

US military personnel on Monday, Jan 13, 2020, survey the damage to a building at Ain al-Asad Air Base in Anbar, Iraq that was struck by Iranian missiles. The New York Times

US troop withdrawal from Iraq expected to bring little change

What appears to be a set piece of diplomatic theatre is the latest effort by PM Al-Kadhimi to tread between the needs and demands of Iraq’s two closest allies, US and Iran

Container ships and oil tankers wait in the ocean outside the Port of Long Beach-Port of Los Angeles complex, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Los Angeles, California, U.S., April 7, 2021. Reuters

Global supply chains buckle as virus variant, disasters strike

Events have conspired to drive global supply chains towards breaking point, threatening the fragile flow of raw materials, parts and consumer goods, say analysts

Lagatto Romagnolo dogs, celebrated for their truffle-hunting ability, in Walland, Tenn, July 25, 2016. While most dog breeds can be trained to sniff out prized truffles, this breed are especially apt. The New York Times

A pig with a nose for truffles could draw a bounty

In the high-stakes world of truffle hunting, the bond between human and animal may be priceless, but the economics are real

A person receives a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine near Portland, Ore., on July 22, 2021. The US vaccine rollout has plateaued and the course of the coronavirus pandemic in this country may depend on how many people are ultimately swayed to get vaccinated. (Tojo Andrianarivo/The New York Times)

They waited, they worried. Then they got the shot

The US vaccine rollout has plateaued and the course of the pandemic in this country may depend on how many people are ultimately swayed to get vaccinated

An employee of Sheremetyevo Duty Free Heinemann at the relaunched international terminal C of Sheremetyevo International Airport. It was closed in Mar 2020 due to air travel restrictions imposed amid the COVID-19 pandemic. REUTERS

Your flight has been
cancelled or delayed.
What should you do?

As airlines struggle to keep up with increased travel demand, thousands of flights have been disrupted over the last month. Here’s what you need to know if yours is one of them

Meet the blind Sidley associate going for gold

Matt, the associate lawyer and Paralympian, became a father in this year’s January

As the world reeled, tech titans supplied the tools that made life and work possible. Now the companies are awash in money — and questions about what it means to win amid so much loss. (Nicolas Ortega/The New York Times)

How tech won the pandemic

As the world reeled, Silicon Valley supplied the tools that made life and work possible. Now tech companies are awash in money

  • A policeman goes through the medical documents of a woman on Saturday, the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, in Dhaka's Banani, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A policeman goes through the medical documents of a woman on Saturday, the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, in Dhaka's Banani, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Migrant workers based Kuwait ride take rickshaw to the airport on Saturday, the second day of the post-Eid lockdown aimed at stemming the tide of coronavirus infections and deaths, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Migrant workers based Kuwait ride take rickshaw to the airport on Saturday, the second day of the post-Eid lockdown aimed at stemming the tide of coronavirus infections and deaths, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A glimpse of a virtually empty road in Dhaka's Shewra on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A glimpse of a virtually empty road in Dhaka's Shewra on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A glimpse of a virtually empty road in Dhaka's Shewra on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A glimpse of a virtually empty road in Dhaka's Shewra on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The streets of Dhaka's Farmgate are virtually empty on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The streets of Dhaka's Farmgate are virtually empty on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The streets of Dhaka's Farmgate are virtually empty on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The streets of Dhaka's Farmgate are virtually empty on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Police are actively monitoring vehicles plying the Airport Road on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Police are actively monitoring vehicles plying the Airport Road on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A policeman looks at the papers of a motorcyclist on Dhaka's Airport Road on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown to control the coronavirus pandemic, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A policeman looks at the papers of a motorcyclist on Dhaka's Airport Road on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown to control the coronavirus pandemic, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A glimpse of Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s Sobhanbag on Saturday, the second day of a lockdown imposed to curb the coronavirus pandemic after Eid. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A glimpse of Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s Sobhanbag on Saturday, the second day of a lockdown imposed to curb the coronavirus pandemic after Eid. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A milk seller rides his bicycle with an umbrella in hand along a rain-soaked Sobhanbagh on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A milk seller rides his bicycle with an umbrella in hand along a rain-soaked Sobhanbagh on the second day of the post-Eid lockdown, Jul 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki officially hands over 245,200 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine procured from Japan under international vaccination platform COVAX to Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, July 24, 2021.

    Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki officially hands over 245,200 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine procured from Japan under international vaccination platform COVAX to Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, July 24, 2021.

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen attends an event at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, July 24, 2021 to receive 245,200 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine procured through COVAX from Japan. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen attends an event at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, July 24, 2021 to receive 245,200 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine procured through COVAX from Japan. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki attends an event at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, July 24, 2021 to present 245,200 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine procured from Japan through COVAX to Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki attends an event at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, July 24, 2021 to present 245,200 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine procured from Japan through COVAX to Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A shipment of 245,200 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine procured through COVAX from Japan arrived at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, July 24, 2021.

    A shipment of 245,200 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine procured through COVAX from Japan arrived at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, July 24, 2021.

  • The body of 1971 freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir is brought to Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021, so the public can say its final farewells. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The body of 1971 freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir is brought to Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021, so the public can say its final farewells. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder Zafrullah Chowdhury pays his respects to departed freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir at Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Mobarak Hossain

    Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder Zafrullah Chowdhury pays his respects to departed freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir at Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Mobarak Hossain

  • Information Minister Hasan Mahmud pays his respects to departed freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir at Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Information Minister Hasan Mahmud pays his respects to departed freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir at Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury pays his respects to departed freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir at Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury pays his respects to departed freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir at Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People from all walks of life turned out to pay their respects to departed freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir at Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People from all walks of life turned out to pay their respects to departed freedom fighter and folk music icon Fakir Alamgir at Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A low-pressure weather system has caused heavy rain in Dhaka in the past few days. Rickshaw drivers can be seen on Dhaka’s Sobhanbag Road on Saturday, Jul 24, 2021, struggling through the shower. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A low-pressure weather system has caused heavy rain in Dhaka in the past few days. Rickshaw drivers can be seen on Dhaka’s Sobhanbag Road on Saturday, Jul 24, 2021, struggling through the shower. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A rickshaw driver plies his trade on Dhaka’s Sobhanbag Road on Saturday, July 24, 2021 as passengers take cover from the rain underneath a tarp. A low-pressure weather system has caused heavy rain in Dhaka over the past few days. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A rickshaw driver plies his trade on Dhaka’s Sobhanbag Road on Saturday, July 24, 2021 as passengers take cover from the rain underneath a tarp. A low-pressure weather system has caused heavy rain in Dhaka over the past few days. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A rickshaw driver plies his trade on Dhaka’s Sobhanbag Road on Saturday, July 24, 2021 as passengers take cover from the rain underneath a tarp. A low-pressure weather system has caused heavy rain in Dhaka over the past few days. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A rickshaw driver plies his trade on Dhaka’s Sobhanbag Road on Saturday, July 24, 2021 as passengers take cover from the rain underneath a tarp. A low-pressure weather system has caused heavy rain in Dhaka over the past few days. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

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Container ships and oil tankers wait in the ocean outside the Port of Long Beach-Port of Los Angeles complex, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Los Angeles, California, U.S., April 7, 2021. Reuters

Global supply chains buckle
as virus variant, disasters strike

Events have conspired to drive global supply chains towards breaking point, threatening the fragile flow of raw materials, parts and consumer goods, say analysts

An Afghan policeman guards a check post on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan July 13, 2021.

Curfew imposed in Afghanistan

Aside from the capital Kabul and two other provinces, no movement will be allowed between 22:00 and 04:00

Roy Nathanson, left, in blue cap, with student musicians at the Open Streets kickoff event on Newkirk Avenue in Brooklyn this month. The New York Times

The music scene in
Brooklyn neighbourhood
is there to stay

These events, along with new series and festivals, have transformed this quiet area into an arts hub.