13 October, 2020

  • Police personnel escort Pradip Kumar Das, who was suspended as the OC of Teknaf Police Station for his alleged involvement in the unprovoked killing of former army major Sinha Md Rashed Khan, to a court in Chattogram on Oct 13 for hearing. Photo: Suman Babu

    Police personnel escort Pradip Kumar Das, who was suspended as the OC of Teknaf Police Station for his alleged involvement in the unprovoked killing of former army major Sinha Md Rashed Khan, to a court in Chattogram on Oct 13 for hearing. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Police personnel escort Pradip Kumar Das, who was suspended as the OC of Teknaf Police Station for his alleged involvement in the unprovoked killing of former army major Sinha Md Rashed Khan, to a court in Chattogram on Oct 13 for hearing. Photo: Suman Babu

    Police personnel escort Pradip Kumar Das, who was suspended as the OC of Teknaf Police Station for his alleged involvement in the unprovoked killing of former army major Sinha Md Rashed Khan, to a court in Chattogram on Oct 13 for hearing. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Police personnel escort Pradip Kumar Das, who was suspended as the OC of Teknaf Police Station for his alleged involvement in the unprovoked killing of former army major Sinha Md Rashed Khan, to a court in Chattogram on Oct 13 for hearing. Photo: Suman Babu

    Police personnel escort Pradip Kumar Das, who was suspended as the OC of Teknaf Police Station for his alleged involvement in the unprovoked killing of former army major Sinha Md Rashed Khan, to a court in Chattogram on Oct 13 for hearing. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Fishermen return to Ashraf Ali Ghat on Chattogram’s Outer Ring Road with the last catch of the season on Oct 13, 2020, a day before the start of a government ban on fishing for 22 days during Hilsha breeding period. Photo: Suman Babu

    Fishermen return to Ashraf Ali Ghat on Chattogram’s Outer Ring Road with the last catch of the season on Oct 13, 2020, a day before the start of a government ban on fishing for 22 days during Hilsha breeding period. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Fishermen return to Ashraf Ali Ghat on Chattogram’s Outer Ring Road with the last catch of the season on Oct 13, 2020, a day before the start of a government ban on fishing for 22 days during Hilsha breeding period. Photo: Suman Babu

    Fishermen return to Ashraf Ali Ghat on Chattogram’s Outer Ring Road with the last catch of the season on Oct 13, 2020, a day before the start of a government ban on fishing for 22 days during Hilsha breeding period. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Bangladesh Chhatra League marched on the Dhaka University campus on Oct 13, 2020 to celebrate the promulgation of an ordinance elevating the maximum punishment for rape to death sentence from life imprisonment.

    Bangladesh Chhatra League marched on the Dhaka University campus on Oct 13, 2020 to celebrate the promulgation of an ordinance elevating the maximum punishment for rape to death sentence from life imprisonment.

  • Bangladesh Chhatra League marched on the Dhaka University campus on Oct 13, 2020 to celebrate the promulgation of an ordinance elevating the maximum punishment for rape to death sentence from life imprisonment.

    Bangladesh Chhatra League marched on the Dhaka University campus on Oct 13, 2020 to celebrate the promulgation of an ordinance elevating the maximum punishment for rape to death sentence from life imprisonment.

  • A group of citizens led by one Nabendu Nirmal Saha came to the Dhaka University’s Raju Memorial to show solidarity with a student, who accused former DUCSU vice-president Nurul Haque Nur and five other anti-quota movement leaders in a rape case, and who was on a hunger strike for arrests of the suspects on Oct 13, 2020.

    A group of citizens led by one Nabendu Nirmal Saha came to the Dhaka University’s Raju Memorial to show solidarity with a student, who accused former DUCSU vice-president Nurul Haque Nur and five other anti-quota movement leaders in a rape case, and who was on a hunger strike for arrests of the suspects on Oct 13, 2020.

  • Four students of Rajshahi University completed their 100-kilometre walk from Kishoreganj to join protests at Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Oct 13, 2020 to ensure the maximum punishment of rapists and efforts to put an end to the culture of impunity.

    Four students of Rajshahi University completed their 100-kilometre walk from Kishoreganj to join protests at Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Oct 13, 2020 to ensure the maximum punishment of rapists and efforts to put an end to the culture of impunity.

  • Four students of Rajshahi University completed their 100-kilometre walk from Kishoreganj to join protests at Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Oct 13, 2020 to ensure the maximum punishment of rapists and efforts to put an end to the culture of impunity.

    Four students of Rajshahi University completed their 100-kilometre walk from Kishoreganj to join protests at Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Oct 13, 2020 to ensure the maximum punishment of rapists and efforts to put an end to the culture of impunity.

  • Assistant teacher aspirants at government primary schools who cleared the regular recruitment tests in 2018 demonstrated wearing shrouds outside the Directorate of Primary Education in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020 against the decision to make the appointments through panels. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Assistant teacher aspirants at government primary schools who cleared the regular recruitment tests in 2018 demonstrated wearing shrouds outside the Directorate of Primary Education in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020 against the decision to make the appointments through panels. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Assistant teacher aspirants at government primary schools who cleared the regular recruitment tests in 2018 demonstrated wearing shrouds outside the Directorate of Primary Education in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020 against the decision to make the appointments through panels. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Assistant teacher aspirants at government primary schools who cleared the regular recruitment tests in 2018 demonstrated wearing shrouds outside the Directorate of Primary Education in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020 against the decision to make the appointments through panels. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The police cordoned off the site where assistant teacher aspirants at government primary schools who cleared the regular recruitment tests in 2018 demonstrated wearing shrouds outside the Directorate of Primary Education in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020 against the decision to make the appointments through panels. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The police cordoned off the site where assistant teacher aspirants at government primary schools who cleared the regular recruitment tests in 2018 demonstrated wearing shrouds outside the Directorate of Primary Education in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020 against the decision to make the appointments through panels. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir visited Ruhul Kabir Rizvi at the Labaid Hospital in Dhaka’s Dhanmondi after the senior joint secretary general suffered a heart attack on Oct 13, 2020.

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir visited Ruhul Kabir Rizvi at the Labaid Hospital in Dhaka’s Dhanmondi after the senior joint secretary general suffered a heart attack on Oct 13, 2020.

  • Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Faridpur-4 MP Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury Nixon alleged bias by the district’s Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker in by-elections to Charbhadrasan Upazila council at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 13, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bangladesh Chhatra League organised rally at the Raju Memorial on the Dhaka University campus on Oct 13, 2020 to celebrate the promulgation of an ordinance elevating the maximum punishment for rape to death sentence from life imprisonment.

    Bangladesh Chhatra League organised rally at the Raju Memorial on the Dhaka University campus on Oct 13, 2020 to celebrate the promulgation of an ordinance elevating the maximum punishment for rape to death sentence from life imprisonment.

  • Bangladesh Chhatra League organised rally at the Raju Memorial on the Dhaka University campus on Oct 13, 2020 to celebrate the promulgation of an ordinance elevating the maximum punishment for rape to death sentence from life imprisonment.

    Bangladesh Chhatra League organised rally at the Raju Memorial on the Dhaka University campus on Oct 13, 2020 to celebrate the promulgation of an ordinance elevating the maximum punishment for rape to death sentence from life imprisonment.

  • Two children are busy picking water lilies from Shapla Beel in Barishal’s Uzirpur Upazila. Photo: Shaon Howladar

    Two children are busy picking water lilies from Shapla Beel in Barishal’s Uzirpur Upazila. Photo: Shaon Howladar

  • Two children are busy picking water lilies from Shapla Beel in Barishal’s Uzirpur Upazila. Photo: Shaon Howladar

    Two children are busy picking water lilies from Shapla Beel in Barishal’s Uzirpur Upazila. Photo: Shaon Howladar

  • A child returns home after picking water lilies from Shapla Beel in Barishal's Uzirpur Upazila. Photo: Shaon Howladar

    A child returns home after picking water lilies from Shapla Beel in Barishal's Uzirpur Upazila. Photo: Shaon Howladar

  • A child returns home after picking water lilies from Shapla Beel in Barishal's Uzirpur Upazila. Photo: Shaon Howladar

    A child returns home after picking water lilies from Shapla Beel in Barishal's Uzirpur Upazila. Photo: Shaon Howladar