July 16, 2019

  • With no platform at Banani Railway Station, passengers risk their lives to hop on trains. This photo was taken on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    With no platform at Banani Railway Station, passengers risk their lives to hop on trains. This photo was taken on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Sahida Akter, a visually impaired woman, has to travel to Dhaka's Banani from Joydebpur by train twice a week to attend classes. The absence of any platform at Banani Railway Station adds to her sufferings. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Sahida Akter, a visually impaired woman, has to travel to Dhaka's Banani from Joydebpur by train twice a week to attend classes. The absence of any platform at Banani Railway Station adds to her sufferings. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • With no platform at Banani Railway Station, passengers risk their lives to hop on trains. This photo was taken on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    With no platform at Banani Railway Station, passengers risk their lives to hop on trains. This photo was taken on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • With no platform at Banani Railway Station, passengers risk their lives to hop on trains. This photo was taken on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    With no platform at Banani Railway Station, passengers risk their lives to hop on trains. This photo was taken on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • With no platform at Banani Railway Station, passengers risk their lives to hop on trains. This photo was taken on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    With no platform at Banani Railway Station, passengers risk their lives to hop on trains. This photo was taken on Tuesday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People cross a canal in Dhaka's Rampura on Tuesday by walking on anchored boats as a bamboo bridge in the area undergoes repair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

    Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

  • Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

    Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

  • Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

    Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

  • Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

    Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

  • Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

    Disgruntled students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockading the capital's Nilkhet intersection to press for a three-point list of demands on Tuesday.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina chairing the Ecnec conference at the NEC Auditorium in Dhaka's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Tuesday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina chairing the Ecnec conference at the NEC Auditorium in Dhaka's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Tuesday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina chairing the Ecnec conference at the NEC Auditorium in Dhaka's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Tuesday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina chairing the Ecnec conference at the NEC Auditorium in Dhaka's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Tuesday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina chairing the Ecnec conference at the NEC Auditorium in Dhaka's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Tuesday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina chairing the Ecnec conference at the NEC Auditorium in Dhaka's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Tuesday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

  • Nokia launching two new smartphones for the Bangladeshi market at a hotel in Dhaka on Tuesday.

    Nokia launching two new smartphones for the Bangladeshi market at a hotel in Dhaka on Tuesday.

  • Nokia launching two new smartphones for the Bangladeshi market at a hotel in Dhaka on Tuesday.

    Nokia launching two new smartphones for the Bangladeshi market at a hotel in Dhaka on Tuesday.

  • Nokia launching two new smartphones for the Bangladeshi market at a hotel in Dhaka on Tuesday.

    Nokia launching two new smartphones for the Bangladeshi market at a hotel in Dhaka on Tuesday.

  • Sand and boulder businesses occupying the banks of the Buriganga River in Keraniganj's Hasnabad area.

    Sand and boulder businesses occupying the banks of the Buriganga River in Keraniganj's Hasnabad area.

  • Sand and boulder businesses occupying the banks of the Buriganga River in Keraniganj's Hasnabad area.

    Sand and boulder businesses occupying the banks of the Buriganga River in Keraniganj's Hasnabad area.

  • Sand and boulder businesses occupying the banks of the Buriganga River in Keraniganj's Hasnabad area.

    Sand and boulder businesses occupying the banks of the Buriganga River in Keraniganj's Hasnabad area.