18 October, 2021

  • The Left Democratic Alliance held protests over the hike in prices of daily necessities at Dhaka’s Purana Paltan intersection on Monday, Oct 18, 2021.

    The Left Democratic Alliance held protests over the hike in prices of daily necessities at Dhaka’s Purana Paltan intersection on Monday, Oct 18, 2021.

  • The Left Democratic Alliance held protests over the hike in prices of daily necessities at Dhaka’s Purana Paltan intersection on Monday, Oct 18, 2021.

    The Left Democratic Alliance held protests over the hike in prices of daily necessities at Dhaka’s Purana Paltan intersection on Monday, Oct 18, 2021.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina joins the award ceremony on Sheikh Russel Day 2021 via video conferencing from Ganabhaban on Monday, Oct 18, 2021. She unveiled two books dedicated to the youngest son of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the programme on his 57th birth anniversary. Photo: PMO

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina joins the award ceremony on Sheikh Russel Day 2021 via video conferencing from Ganabhaban on Monday, Oct 18, 2021. She unveiled two books dedicated to the youngest son of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the programme on his 57th birth anniversary. Photo: PMO

  • Protests against the anti-Hindu attacks across the country brought traffic to a halt around Dhaka's Shahbagh on Monday, Oct 18, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Protests against the anti-Hindu attacks across the country brought traffic to a halt around Dhaka's Shahbagh on Monday, Oct 18, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Protests against the anti-Hindu attacks across the country brought traffic to a halt around Dhaka's Shahbagh on Monday, Oct 18, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Protests against the anti-Hindu attacks across the country brought traffic to a halt around Dhaka's Shahbagh on Monday, Oct 18, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A protest calling for ‘strict punishment’ of those involved in the recent attacks on the temples, homes and businesses of the Hindu community across the country blocked Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection on Monday, October 18, 2021 and caused heavy traffic congestion in nearby areas. The protest caused gridlock in the Matsya Bhaban area near Shahbagh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A protest calling for ‘strict punishment’ of those involved in the recent attacks on the temples, homes and businesses of the Hindu community across the country blocked Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection on Monday, October 18, 2021 and caused heavy traffic congestion in nearby areas. The protest caused gridlock in the Matsya Bhaban area near Shahbagh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A protest calling for ‘strict punishment’ of those involved in the recent attacks on the temples, homes and businesses of the Hindu community across the country blocked Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection on Monday, October 18, 2021 and caused heavy traffic congestion in nearby areas. The protest caused gridlock in the Matsya Bhaban area near Shahbagh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A protest calling for ‘strict punishment’ of those involved in the recent attacks on the temples, homes and businesses of the Hindu community across the country blocked Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection on Monday, October 18, 2021 and caused heavy traffic congestion in nearby areas. The protest caused gridlock in the Matsya Bhaban area near Shahbagh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rain cooled down the weather and brought relief to the people on Monday, Oct 18, 2021 after a spell of sweltering heat in the city. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rain cooled down the weather and brought relief to the people on Monday, Oct 18, 2021 after a spell of sweltering heat in the city. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rain cooled down the weather and brought relief to the people on Monday, Oct 18, 2021 after a spell of sweltering heat in the city. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rain cooled down the weather and brought relief to the people on Monday, Oct 18, 2021 after a spell of sweltering heat in the city. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Motorcycle riders and pedestrians take shelter from the rain under bus stop shades on Monday, Oct 18, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Motorcycle riders and pedestrians take shelter from the rain under bus stop shades on Monday, Oct 18, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A protest calling for ‘strict punishment’ of those involved in the recent attacks on the temples, homes and businesses of the Hindu community across the country blocked Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection on Monday, October 18, 2021 and caused heavy traffic congestion in nearby areas. The protest caused gridlock in the Matsya Bhaban area near Shahbagh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A protest calling for ‘strict punishment’ of those involved in the recent attacks on the temples, homes and businesses of the Hindu community across the country blocked Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection on Monday, October 18, 2021 and caused heavy traffic congestion in nearby areas. The protest caused gridlock in the Matsya Bhaban area near Shahbagh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi