11 June, 2021

  • A solar panel installed on the roof of a government institution in Mohakhali, Dhaka. As the demand for electricity increases day by day, renewable energy is being prioritised in a bid to reduce dependence on coal and oil-based fuels. The use of solar power is increasing as a result. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A solar panel installed on the roof of a government institution in Mohakhali, Dhaka. As the demand for electricity increases day by day, renewable energy is being prioritised in a bid to reduce dependence on coal and oil-based fuels. The use of solar power is increasing as a result. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A solar panel installed on the roof of a government institution in Mohakhali, Dhaka. As the demand for electricity increases day by day, renewable energy is being prioritised in a bid to reduce dependence on coal and oil-based fuels. The use of solar power is increasing as a result. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A solar panel installed on the roof of a government institution in Mohakhali, Dhaka. As the demand for electricity increases day by day, renewable energy is being prioritised in a bid to reduce dependence on coal and oil-based fuels. The use of solar power is increasing as a result. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic, young jobseekers rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic, young jobseekers rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic, young jobseekers rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic, young jobseekers rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic, young jobseekers rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic, young jobseekers rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic crisis, young jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic crisis, young jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic crisis, young jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic crisis, young jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic crisis, young jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Having failed to secure a government job as they age past the limit amid the pandemic crisis, young jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the ceiling be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration amidst rains outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the maximum age to enter government jobs be raised to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration amidst rains outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the maximum age to enter government jobs be raised to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration amidst rains outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the maximum age to enter government jobs be raised to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Jobseekers carry placards during a demonstration amidst rains outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the maximum age to enter government jobs be raised to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Jobseekers march from outside the National Museum in Shahbagh towards Raju Memorial Sculpture on the Dhaka University campus on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the maximum age to enter government jobs be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Jobseekers march from outside the National Museum in Shahbagh towards Raju Memorial Sculpture on the Dhaka University campus on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the maximum age to enter government jobs be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Jobseekers march from outside the National Museum in Shahbagh towards Raju Memorial Sculpture on the Dhaka University campus on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the maximum age to enter government jobs be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Jobseekers march from outside the National Museum in Shahbagh towards Raju Memorial Sculpture on the Dhaka University campus on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 demanding that the maximum age to enter government jobs be increased to 32. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Members of Jatiya Garments Sramik Federation march with red flags outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 against the national budget that does not have a specific allocation for the garment factory workers. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Members of Jatiya Garments Sramik Federation march with red flags outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 against the national budget that does not have a specific allocation for the garment factory workers. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Members of Jatiya Garments Sramik Federation march with red flags outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 against the national budget that does not have a specific allocation for the garment factory workers. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Members of Jatiya Garments Sramik Federation march with red flags outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Jun 11, 2021 against the national budget that does not have a specific allocation for the garment factory workers. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove