February 02, 2022

  • A tire puncture caused a truck to stall out in the middle of the Moghbazar Flyover in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, leading to heavy traffic congestion. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A tire puncture caused a truck to stall out in the middle of the Moghbazar Flyover in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, leading to heavy traffic congestion. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers repair a punctured tire on a truck that stalled on the Moghbazar Flyover in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Workers repair a punctured tire on a truck that stalled on the Moghbazar Flyover in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A tire puncture caused a truck to stall out in the middle of the Moghbazar Flyover in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, leading to heavy traffic congestion. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A tire puncture caused a truck to stall out in the middle of the Moghbazar Flyover in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, leading to heavy traffic congestion. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A tire puncture caused a truck to stall out in the middle of the Moghbazar Flyover in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, leading to heavy traffic congestion. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A tire puncture caused a truck to stall out in the middle of the Moghbazar Flyover in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, leading to heavy traffic congestion. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The freedom fighters' children, who work as teachers in a project under the Directorate of Technical Education, continue a sit-in at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka for the second day on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, demanding that the authorities make their job permanent. The demonstrators, who are among 777 people hired by the directorate for the job, also say they have gone unpaid for 19 months. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The freedom fighters' children, who work as teachers in a project under the Directorate of Technical Education, continue a sit-in at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka for the second day on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, demanding that the authorities make their job permanent. The demonstrators, who are among 777 people hired by the directorate for the job, also say they have gone unpaid for 19 months. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The freedom fighters' children, who work as teachers in a project under the Directorate of Technical Education, continue a sit-in at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka for the second day on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, demanding that the authorities make their job permanent. The demonstrators, who are among 777 people hired by the directorate for the job, also say they have gone unpaid for 19 months. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The freedom fighters' children, who work as teachers in a project under the Directorate of Technical Education, continue a sit-in at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka for the second day on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022, demanding that the authorities make their job permanent. The demonstrators, who are among 777 people hired by the directorate for the job, also say they have gone unpaid for 19 months. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Rofiqul Islam Madani, an Islamist known as a ‘child orator’ for his diminutive stature, and Mahmudul, a co-accused identified with a single name, are brought to Dhaka’s Cyber Tribunal from prison on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022 as the tribunal admitted charges of spreading anti-state and provocative remarks in a case against them under the Digital Security Act.

    Rofiqul Islam Madani, an Islamist known as a ‘child orator’ for his diminutive stature, and Mahmudul, a co-accused identified with a single name, are brought to Dhaka’s Cyber Tribunal from prison on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022 as the tribunal admitted charges of spreading anti-state and provocative remarks in a case against them under the Digital Security Act.

  • Rofiqul Islam Madani, an Islamist known as a ‘child orator’ for his diminutive stature, and Mahmudul, a co-accused identified with a single name, are brought to Dhaka’s Cyber Tribunal from prison on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022 as the tribunal admitted charges of spreading anti-state and provocative remarks in a case against them under the Digital Security Act.

    Rofiqul Islam Madani, an Islamist known as a ‘child orator’ for his diminutive stature, and Mahmudul, a co-accused identified with a single name, are brought to Dhaka’s Cyber Tribunal from prison on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022 as the tribunal admitted charges of spreading anti-state and provocative remarks in a case against them under the Digital Security Act.

  • 'Football Man' Masud Rana, who was named in Guinness World Records as the fastest man to swim 50 metres whilst balancing a football on the head at 44.95 seconds in 2018, practises at Dhaka’s Suhrawardy Udyan to create a new record. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    'Football Man' Masud Rana, who was named in Guinness World Records as the fastest man to swim 50 metres whilst balancing a football on the head at 44.95 seconds in 2018, practises at Dhaka’s Suhrawardy Udyan to create a new record. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • 'Football Man' Masud Rana, who was named in Guinness World Records as the fastest man to swim 50 metres whilst balancing a football on the head at 44.95 seconds in 2018, practises at Dhaka’s Suhrawardy Udyan to create a new record. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    'Football Man' Masud Rana, who was named in Guinness World Records as the fastest man to swim 50 metres whilst balancing a football on the head at 44.95 seconds in 2018, practises at Dhaka’s Suhrawardy Udyan to create a new record. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu