January 31, 2021

  • A farmer is working in a tobacco field in Rangpur's Taraganj Upazila. Despite a plan to grow potatoes in those fields as an alternative crop, tobacco cultivation remains the farmers' preference, owing to the difficulties in getting seeds, high production cost, lack of fair price and storage facilities for other crops.

    A farmer is working in a tobacco field in Rangpur's Taraganj Upazila. Despite a plan to grow potatoes in those fields as an alternative crop, tobacco cultivation remains the farmers' preference, owing to the difficulties in getting seeds, high production cost, lack of fair price and storage facilities for other crops.

  • A farmer is working in a tobacco field in Rangpur's Taraganj Upazila. Despite a plan to grow potatoes in those fields as an alternative crop, tobacco cultivation remains the farmers' preference, owing to the difficulties in getting seeds, high production cost, lack of fair price and storage facilities for other crops.

    A farmer is working in a tobacco field in Rangpur's Taraganj Upazila. Despite a plan to grow potatoes in those fields as an alternative crop, tobacco cultivation remains the farmers' preference, owing to the difficulties in getting seeds, high production cost, lack of fair price and storage facilities for other crops.

  • A farmer is working in a tobacco field in Rangpur's Taraganj Upazila. Despite a plan to grow potatoes in those fields as an alternative crop, tobacco cultivation remains the farmers' preference, owing to the difficulties in getting seeds, high production cost, lack of fair price and storage facilities for other crops.

    A farmer is working in a tobacco field in Rangpur's Taraganj Upazila. Despite a plan to grow potatoes in those fields as an alternative crop, tobacco cultivation remains the farmers' preference, owing to the difficulties in getting seeds, high production cost, lack of fair price and storage facilities for other crops.

  • Workers of a readymade garment factory demonstrated blocking the street in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021 over unpaid wages and Eid allowance in advance.

    Workers of a readymade garment factory demonstrated blocking the street in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021 over unpaid wages and Eid allowance in advance.

  • Workers of a readymade garment factory demonstrated blocking the street in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021 over unpaid wages and Eid allowance in advance.

    Workers of a readymade garment factory demonstrated blocking the street in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021 over unpaid wages and Eid allowance in advance.

  • Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, newly elected mayor of Chattogram City Corporation, met journalists at the Chattogram Press Club on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021.

    Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, newly elected mayor of Chattogram City Corporation, met journalists at the Chattogram Press Club on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021.

  • Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, newly elected mayor of Chattogram City Corporation, met journalists at the Chattogram Press Club on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021.

    Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, newly elected mayor of Chattogram City Corporation, met journalists at the Chattogram Press Club on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021.

  • The BNP’s mayoral candidate Shahadat Hossain, who lost the Chattogram City Corporation elections to the Awami League’s Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, spoke to journalists at the party’s office in the port city on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021.

    The BNP’s mayoral candidate Shahadat Hossain, who lost the Chattogram City Corporation elections to the Awami League’s Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, spoke to journalists at the party’s office in the port city on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021.

  • The BNP’s mayoral candidate Shahadat Hossain, who lost the Chattogram City Corporation elections to the Awami League’s Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, spoke to journalists at the party’s office in the port city on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021.

    The BNP’s mayoral candidate Shahadat Hossain, who lost the Chattogram City Corporation elections to the Awami League’s Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, spoke to journalists at the party’s office in the port city on Sunday, Jan 31, 2021.