19 December, 2020

  • Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The crowd of tourists, who gathered to get on a ship at the St Martin’s Island to travel back home on Saturday, Dec 19, 2020 was huge as the number of people touring the island increases during the holiday travel season. Photo:Muhammad Mostafigur Rahman

    The crowd of tourists, who gathered to get on a ship at the St Martin’s Island to travel back home on Saturday, Dec 19, 2020 was huge as the number of people touring the island increases during the holiday travel season. Photo:Muhammad Mostafigur Rahman

  • A huge crowd of tourists left the St Martin’s Island by ship on Saturday, Dec 19, 2020 after a trip to the lone coral island of Bangladesh during Victory Day and weekend holidays. Photo:Muhammad Mostafigur Rahman

    A huge crowd of tourists left the St Martin’s Island by ship on Saturday, Dec 19, 2020 after a trip to the lone coral island of Bangladesh during Victory Day and weekend holidays. Photo:Muhammad Mostafigur Rahman

  • Rajshahi-bound Uttara Express train ploughed into a bus at a level-crossing at Puranapail in Joypurhat’s Sadar Upazila on Saturday, Dec 19, 2020, killing at least 11 people and injuring five others.

    Rajshahi-bound Uttara Express train ploughed into a bus at a level-crossing at Puranapail in Joypurhat’s Sadar Upazila on Saturday, Dec 19, 2020, killing at least 11 people and injuring five others.

  • At least 11 people were killed and five others injured after a train rammed into a bus at a level-crossing at Puranapail in Joypurhat’s Sadar Upazila on Saturday, Dec 19, 2020.

    At least 11 people were killed and five others injured after a train rammed into a bus at a level-crossing at Puranapail in Joypurhat’s Sadar Upazila on Saturday, Dec 19, 2020.

  • Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Members of the arts community make sculpture and paintings as part of a symbolic demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, organised in protest against the anti-sculpture movement led by Islamist groups, Dec 19, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi