26 May, 2021

  • Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left shops in a neighbourhood of fishermen on Chattogram’s Akmal Ali Road damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left shops in a neighbourhood of fishermen on Chattogram’s Akmal Ali Road damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left shops in a neighbourhood of fishermen on Chattogram’s Akmal Ali Road damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left shops in a neighbourhood of fishermen on Chattogram’s Akmal Ali Road damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left shops in a neighbourhood of fishermen on Chattogram’s Akmal Ali Road damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left shops in a neighbourhood of fishermen on Chattogram’s Akmal Ali Road damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left homes of fishermen at a neighbourhood along the dam in Chattogram’s Anandabazar damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left homes of fishermen at a neighbourhood along the dam in Chattogram’s Anandabazar damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left homes of fishermen at a neighbourhood along the dam in Chattogram’s Anandabazar damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Gust and storm surge during Cyclone Yaas left homes of fishermen at a neighbourhood along the dam in Chattogram’s Anandabazar damaged on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The sea became rough at Chattogram’s Patenga beach on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 after Cyclone Yaas hit India’s Odisha and West Bengal coasts. Photo: Suman Babu

    The sea became rough at Chattogram’s Patenga beach on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 after Cyclone Yaas hit India’s Odisha and West Bengal coasts. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The sea became rough at Chattogram’s Patenga beach on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 after Cyclone Yaas hit India’s Odisha and West Bengal coasts. Photo: Suman Babu

    The sea became rough at Chattogram’s Patenga beach on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 after Cyclone Yaas hit India’s Odisha and West Bengal coasts. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The sea became rough at Chattogram’s Patenga beach on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 after Cyclone Yaas hit India’s Odisha and West Bengal coasts. Photo: Suman Babu

    The sea became rough at Chattogram’s Patenga beach on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 after Cyclone Yaas hit India’s Odisha and West Bengal coasts. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Muktijoddha Sangsad Sontan Command organised a news conference at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 demanding the arrest of Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir on charges of abetting the death by suicide of student Mosarat Jahan Muniya.

    Muktijoddha Sangsad Sontan Command organised a news conference at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 demanding the arrest of Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir on charges of abetting the death by suicide of student Mosarat Jahan Muniya.

  • A group of Dhaka University students appeared before the media on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 to demand resumption of in-person classes and exams, and the reopening of residential halls in June.

    A group of Dhaka University students appeared before the media on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 to demand resumption of in-person classes and exams, and the reopening of residential halls in June.

  • No passenger launch left Dhaka’s Sadarghat terminal on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 amid a suspension of river transport services due to Cyclone Yaas.

    No passenger launch left Dhaka’s Sadarghat terminal on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 amid a suspension of river transport services due to Cyclone Yaas.

  • No passenger launch left Dhaka’s Sadarghat terminal on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 amid a suspension of river transport services due to Cyclone Yaas.

    No passenger launch left Dhaka’s Sadarghat terminal on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 amid a suspension of river transport services due to Cyclone Yaas.

  • Travellers bound for the southern districts wait at Dhaka’s Sadarghat Launch Terminal on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 amid a suspension of river transport services due to Cyclone Yaas.

    Travellers bound for the southern districts wait at Dhaka’s Sadarghat Launch Terminal on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 amid a suspension of river transport services due to Cyclone Yaas.

  • Travellers bound for the southern districts wait at Dhaka’s Sadarghat Launch Terminal on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 amid a suspension of river transport services due to Cyclone Yaas.

    Travellers bound for the southern districts wait at Dhaka’s Sadarghat Launch Terminal on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 amid a suspension of river transport services due to Cyclone Yaas.

  • Guests and members of Dhaka Reporters Unity celebrate the organisation’s 26th anniversary by releasing balloons at its premises in Segunbagicha on Wednesday, May 26, 2021.

    Guests and members of Dhaka Reporters Unity celebrate the organisation’s 26th anniversary by releasing balloons at its premises in Segunbagicha on Wednesday, May 26, 2021.

  • Members of Dhaka Reporters Unity marched in Segunbagicha to celebrate the organisation’s 26th anniversary on Wednesday, May 26, 2021.

    Members of Dhaka Reporters Unity marched in Segunbagicha to celebrate the organisation’s 26th anniversary on Wednesday, May 26, 2021.

  • Workers stack sandbags to protect the Shimulia pier in Munshiganj on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, as the influence of Cyclone Yaas raises the Padma River’s water level. Photo: Ahornish Ahona

    Workers stack sandbags to protect the Shimulia pier in Munshiganj on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, as the influence of Cyclone Yaas raises the Padma River’s water level. Photo: Ahornish Ahona

  • Workers stack sandbags to protect the Shimulia pier in Munshiganj on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, as the influence of Cyclone Yaas raises the Padma River’s water level. Photo: Ahornish Ahona

    Workers stack sandbags to protect the Shimulia pier in Munshiganj on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, as the influence of Cyclone Yaas raises the Padma River’s water level. Photo: Ahornish Ahona

  • Workers stack sandbags to protect the Shimulia pier in Munshiganj on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, as the influence of Cyclone Yaas raises the Padma River’s water level. Photo: Ahornish Ahona

    Workers stack sandbags to protect the Shimulia pier in Munshiganj on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, as the influence of Cyclone Yaas raises the Padma River’s water level. Photo: Ahornish Ahona

  • Workers stack sandbags to protect the Shimulia pier in Munshiganj on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, as the influence of Cyclone Yaas raises the Padma River’s water level. Photo: Ahornish Ahona

    Workers stack sandbags to protect the Shimulia pier in Munshiganj on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, as the influence of Cyclone Yaas raises the Padma River’s water level. Photo: Ahornish Ahona

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen attends an event to hand over medical materials to Palestine for the treatment of those injured in the latest conflict with Israel at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen attends an event to hand over medical materials to Palestine for the treatment of those injured in the latest conflict with Israel at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen attends an event to hand over medical materials to Palestine for the treatment of those injured in the latest conflict with Israel at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen attends an event to hand over medical materials to Palestine for the treatment of those injured in the latest conflict with Israel at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Palestinian Ambassador Yousuf SY Ramadan speaks to the media at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, after receiving medical materials from Bangladesh for the treatment of Palestinians injured in the latest conflict with Israel. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Palestinian Ambassador Yousuf SY Ramadan speaks to the media at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, after receiving medical materials from Bangladesh for the treatment of Palestinians injured in the latest conflict with Israel. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Palestinian Ambassador Yousuf SY Ramadan speaks to the media at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, after receiving medical materials from Bangladesh for the treatment of Palestinians injured in the latest conflict with Israel. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Palestinian Ambassador Yousuf SY Ramadan speaks to the media at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, after receiving medical materials from Bangladesh for the treatment of Palestinians injured in the latest conflict with Israel. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen hands over medical materials for the treatment of Palestinians injured in the latest conflict with Israel to the Palestinian envoy
Yousef SY Ramadan at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen hands over medical materials for the treatment of Palestinians injured in the latest conflict with Israel to the Palestinian envoy Yousef SY Ramadan at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen hands over medical materials for the treatment of Palestinians injured in the latest conflict with Israel to the Palestinian envoy
Yousef SY Ramadan at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen hands over medical materials for the treatment of Palestinians injured in the latest conflict with Israel to the Palestinian envoy Yousef SY Ramadan at the state guesthouse Padma on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Water Development Board had conducted an eviction drive to remove illegal structures on the banks of the Turag River in the Abdullahpur area of Dhaka’s Uttara, a new bazaar has sprung up in that same area. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Water Development Board had conducted an eviction drive to remove illegal structures on the banks of the Turag River in the Abdullahpur area of Dhaka’s Uttara, a new bazaar has sprung up in that same area. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Water Development Board had conducted an eviction drive to remove illegal structures on the banks of the Turag River in the Abdullahpur area of Dhaka’s Uttara, a new bazaar has sprung up in that same area. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Water Development Board had conducted an eviction drive to remove illegal structures on the banks of the Turag River in the Abdullahpur area of Dhaka’s Uttara, a new bazaar has sprung up in that same area. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove