18 January, 2021

  • An exhibition of weapons used in the 1971 Liberation War began at the Nalinikanta Bhattashali Gallery of the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. It will continue until Jan 27.

    An exhibition of weapons used in the 1971 Liberation War began at the Nalinikanta Bhattashali Gallery of the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. It will continue until Jan 27.

  • An exhibition of weapons used in the 1971 Liberation War began at the Nalinikanta Bhattashali Gallery of the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. It will continue until Jan 27.

    An exhibition of weapons used in the 1971 Liberation War began at the Nalinikanta Bhattashali Gallery of the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. It will continue until Jan 27.

  • An exhibition of weapons used in the 1971 Liberation War got under way at the Nalinikanta Bhattashali Gallery of the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. It will continue from 10:30am to 5pm until Jan 27.

    An exhibition of weapons used in the 1971 Liberation War got under way at the Nalinikanta Bhattashali Gallery of the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. It will continue from 10:30am to 5pm until Jan 27.

  • Students of polytechnic institutes demonstrated outside the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021 over a four-point charter of demand.

    Students of polytechnic institutes demonstrated outside the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021 over a four-point charter of demand.

  • Students of polytechnic institutes demonstrated outside the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021 over a four-point charter of demand.

    Students of polytechnic institutes demonstrated outside the National Museum in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021 over a four-point charter of demand.

  • Members of the Students’ Union rallied at the Dhaka University on Monday, Jan 18, 2021 demanding that the government reopen the educational institutions by adhering to the health rules and prioritise teachers and students in COVID-19 vaccination drive.

    Members of the Students’ Union rallied at the Dhaka University on Monday, Jan 18, 2021 demanding that the government reopen the educational institutions by adhering to the health rules and prioritise teachers and students in COVID-19 vaccination drive.

  • Nagorik Chhatra Oikya organised a rally outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021 demanding reopening of the educational institutions amid the coronavirus pandemic.

    Nagorik Chhatra Oikya organised a rally outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Monday, Jan 18, 2021 demanding reopening of the educational institutions amid the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Relatives cry outside the Dhaka Medical College Hospital mortuary as they wait to receive the bodies of Akash Iqbal and his wife Maya Hazarika Mitu, who died after a bus hit their motorcycle in the capital’s Uttara on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives cry outside the Dhaka Medical College Hospital mortuary as they wait to receive the bodies of Akash Iqbal and his wife Maya Hazarika Mitu, who died after a bus hit their motorcycle in the capital’s Uttara on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Health Minister Zahid Maleque speaking at a meeting with journalists at the Dhaka Reporters Unity on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Health Minister Zahid Maleque speaking at a meeting with journalists at the Dhaka Reporters Unity on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Health Minister Zahid Maleque speaking at a meeting with journalists at the Dhaka Reporters Unity on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Health Minister Zahid Maleque speaking at a meeting with journalists at the Dhaka Reporters Unity on Monday, Jan 18, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Two children jumping off a running train risking their lives between Airport Railway Station and Tejgaon Railway Station. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Two children jumping off a running train risking their lives between Airport Railway Station and Tejgaon Railway Station. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove