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Bangladesh
  • Infection: 1,953,138
  • Recovery: 779----
  • Death: 29,127

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection: 525,493,361
  • Recovery: 3,405,---
  • Death: 6,283,923

Source: Johns Hopkins University

The constructors needed to change the design after finding soft soil below 22 piers. Later, they decided to raise the amount of piles on the consultant’s advice. The change delayed the construction by around a year.

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A sign with the logo is on display outside a McDonald's restaurant in Omsk, Russia May 18, 2022. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko

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Internally displaced Ethiopians queue to receive food aid in the Higlo camp for people displaced by drought in the town of Gode, Somali Region, Ethiopia, Apr 26, 2022. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri

Record numbers of people displaced in their own countries

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In court, Depp and Heard dress to suggest

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The Danube Refinery, owned by the Hungarian energy conglomerate MOL, south of Budapest on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Akos Stiller/The New York Times

Hungary resists an embargo on Russia

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In an undated image provided by Kevin Tachman, the Gucci “Cosmogonie” cruise collection shown at the Castel del Monte in Puglia, Italy. Kevin Tachman via The New York Times

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FILE PHOTO: A farmer stands in his wheat field, which was damaged by unseasonal rains, at Vaidi village in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, March 25, 2015. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee/File Photo/File Photo

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A girl sits in front of a bakery in the crowd with Afghan women waiting to receive bread in Kabul, Afghanistan, January 31, 2022. REUTERS/Ali Khara

Female Afghan TV presenters must cover face on air: Taliban

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The Russian Defense Ministry in Moscow on Feb 18, 2022. Sergey Ponomarev/The New York Times

Chinese hackers tried to steal Russian defence data

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  • UNICEF has named National Film Award-winning actress Bidya Sinha Saha Mim as its Goodwill Ambassador to Bangladesh. The actress formally signed the contract at a hotel in Dhaka on Thursday, May 19, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    UNICEF has named National Film Award-winning actress Bidya Sinha Saha Mim as its Goodwill Ambassador to Bangladesh. The actress formally signed the contract at a hotel in Dhaka on Thursday, May 19, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • UNICEF has named National Film Award-winning actress Bidya Sinha Saha Mim as its Goodwill Ambassador to Bangladesh. The actress formally signed the contract at a hotel in Dhaka on Thursday, May 19, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    UNICEF has named National Film Award-winning actress Bidya Sinha Saha Mim as its Goodwill Ambassador to Bangladesh. The actress formally signed the contract at a hotel in Dhaka on Thursday, May 19, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The International Crimes Tribunal on Thursday, May 19, 2022 sentenced three people, including two brothers of Moulvibazar’s Barlekha, to death for murder, rape and other crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War. Among the convicts, Abdul Mannan aka Monai and Abdul Aziz aka Habul were present in the court but Abdul Matin was absconding. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The International Crimes Tribunal on Thursday, May 19, 2022 sentenced three people, including two brothers of Moulvibazar’s Barlekha, to death for murder, rape and other crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War. Among the convicts, Abdul Mannan aka Monai and Abdul Aziz aka Habul were present in the court but Abdul Matin was absconding. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The International Crimes Tribunal on Thursday, May 19, 2022 sentenced three people of Moulvibazar’s Barlekha to death for murder, rape and other crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War. One of the convicts, Abdul Mannan aka Monai, is taken from the court to jail after the verdict. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The International Crimes Tribunal on Thursday, May 19, 2022 sentenced three people of Moulvibazar’s Barlekha to death for murder, rape and other crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War. One of the convicts, Abdul Mannan aka Monai, is taken from the court to jail after the verdict. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Defence lawyers speak to the media after the International Crimes Tribunal on Thursday, May 19, 2022 sentenced three people, including two brothers of Moulvibazar’s Barlekha, to death for murder, rape and other crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Defence lawyers speak to the media after the International Crimes Tribunal on Thursday, May 19, 2022 sentenced three people, including two brothers of Moulvibazar’s Barlekha, to death for murder, rape and other crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • It took six hours for a crane to remove a covered van overturned in an accident on Dhaka's Bijoy Sarani, a key road, on Thursday, May 19, 2022. The accident, which occurred in the early hours of the day, caused heavy congestion and serious difficulties for commuters on the last day of the work week. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    It took six hours for a crane to remove a covered van overturned in an accident on Dhaka's Bijoy Sarani, a key road, on Thursday, May 19, 2022. The accident, which occurred in the early hours of the day, caused heavy congestion and serious difficulties for commuters on the last day of the work week. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Vehicles wade through water on the street at Taltola in Sylhet during flash floods. Photo: Akhlas Uddin

    Vehicles wade through water on the street at Taltola in Sylhet during flash floods. Photo: Akhlas Uddin

  • Vehicles wade through water on the street at Taltola in Sylhet during flash floods. Photo: Akhlas Uddin

    Vehicles wade through water on the street at Taltola in Sylhet during flash floods. Photo: Akhlas Uddin

  • Elephants are always kept shackled inside a fenced area at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Amid the oppressive heat, the shackled elephants outside the shed have no option but to stay in the sunlight. They try to cool themselves off by spraying water on their body from a tank. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Elephants are always kept shackled inside a fenced area at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Amid the oppressive heat, the shackled elephants outside the shed have no option but to stay in the sunlight. They try to cool themselves off by spraying water on their body from a tank. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Elephants are always kept shackled inside a fenced area at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Amid the oppressive heat, the shackled elephants outside the shed have no option but to stay in the sunlight. They try to cool themselves off by spraying water on their body from a tank. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Elephants are always kept shackled inside a fenced area at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Amid the oppressive heat, the shackled elephants outside the shed have no option but to stay in the sunlight. They try to cool themselves off by spraying water on their body from a tank. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Emus drink water at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur amid the searing summer heat. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Emus drink water at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur amid the searing summer heat. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A worker feeds giraffes at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A worker feeds giraffes at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A peacock dances, spreading its tail feathers, at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A peacock dances, spreading its tail feathers, at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Members of the Urdu-Speaking People’s Youth Rehabilitation Movement march carrying Bangladesh’s national flag in Dhaka’s Mirpur-11 demanding citizenship and the right to vote on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Members of the Urdu-Speaking People’s Youth Rehabilitation Movement march carrying Bangladesh’s national flag in Dhaka’s Mirpur-11 demanding citizenship and the right to vote on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A worker with a traditional towel wrapped around his head for protection from sunlight pushes a wheelbarrow in Dhaka's Bangshal amid the sizzling summer heat on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A worker with a traditional towel wrapped around his head for protection from sunlight pushes a wheelbarrow in Dhaka's Bangshal amid the sizzling summer heat on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A sweating rickshaw-puller wipes his face in Dhaka’s Bangshal amid the sizzling summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A sweating rickshaw-puller wipes his face in Dhaka’s Bangshal amid the sizzling summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman on a rickshaw holds an umbrella to protect her baby from scorching summer sunlight in Dhaka's Bangshal on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman on a rickshaw holds an umbrella to protect her baby from scorching summer sunlight in Dhaka's Bangshal on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A rickshaw-puller wipes sweats from his face in Dhaka’s Bangshal amid the sizzling summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A rickshaw-puller wipes sweats from his face in Dhaka’s Bangshal amid the sizzling summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A dog takes a dip into the mud of the river Buriganga in Dhaka to beat the summer heat on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A dog takes a dip into the mud of the river Buriganga in Dhaka to beat the summer heat on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People use boats as the streets of Companiganj in Sylhet go under the water due to flash floods after incessant rains.

    People use boats as the streets of Companiganj in Sylhet go under the water due to flash floods after incessant rains.

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A 3D-printed Whatsapp logo is placed on the keyboard in this illustration taken Apr 12, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration

WhatsApp to launch cloud API

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US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) listens during a news conference about legislative efforts to lower gas prices, on Capitol Hill in Washington, US, April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz

US Senate approves
$40bn Ukraine aid

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Matika Wilbur in Tulalip, Wash, May 14, 2022. For her photographic series “Project 562,” Wilbur has travelled over 600,000 road miles and visited more than 400 tribal nations. The New York Times

Through a lens, documenting indigenous culture

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