17 August, 2021

  • Mirpur-1 in Dhaka experiences traffic congestion on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021 as normalcy returns to the capital after the end of a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Mirpur-1 in Dhaka experiences traffic congestion on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021 as normalcy returns to the capital after the end of a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A view of Mirpur-1 in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021 as normalcy returns to the capital after the end of a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A view of Mirpur-1 in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021 as normalcy returns to the capital after the end of a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Even as shining cricket stars are brightening Bangladesh's image, the fading and damaged sculpture dedicated to them at Chattogram’s Nimtala Biswaroad bend looks like a scene from a horror movie because of poor maintenance and a lack of renovation. Photo: Suman Babu

    Even as shining cricket stars are brightening Bangladesh's image, the fading and damaged sculpture dedicated to them at Chattogram’s Nimtala Biswaroad bend looks like a scene from a horror movie because of poor maintenance and a lack of renovation. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Even as shining cricket stars are brightening Bangladesh's image, the fading and damaged sculpture dedicated to them at Chattogram’s Nimtala Biswaroad bend looks like a scene from a horror movie because of poor maintenance and a lack of renovation. Photo: Suman Babu

    Even as shining cricket stars are brightening Bangladesh's image, the fading and damaged sculpture dedicated to them at Chattogram’s Nimtala Biswaroad bend looks like a scene from a horror movie because of poor maintenance and a lack of renovation. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Even as shining cricket stars are brightening Bangladesh's image, the fading and damaged sculpture dedicated to them at Chattogram’s Nimtala Biswaroad bend looks like a scene from a horror movie because of poor maintenance and a lack of renovation. Photo: Suman Babu

    Even as shining cricket stars are brightening Bangladesh's image, the fading and damaged sculpture dedicated to them at Chattogram’s Nimtala Biswaroad bend looks like a scene from a horror movie because of poor maintenance and a lack of renovation. Photo: Suman Babu