January 04, 2022

  • Biswajit Roy, a pottery artist in Moulvibazar’s Srimangal, has been making idols of Saraswati, the Hindu goddess of wisdom, for nearly four decades.

    Biswajit Roy, a pottery artist in Moulvibazar’s Srimangal, has been making idols of Saraswati, the Hindu goddess of wisdom, for nearly four decades.

  • A man rides a bicycle to run an errand at Kawran Bazar in Dhaka on Friday, Feb 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man rides a bicycle to run an errand at Kawran Bazar in Dhaka on Friday, Feb 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Hindu Dharma Suraksha Parishad holds a human-chain protest in front of National Press Club in Dhaka, demanding that Hindus be declared as a ‘minority’ group in the Constitution on Friday, Feb 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Hindu Dharma Suraksha Parishad holds a human-chain protest in front of National Press Club in Dhaka, demanding that Hindus be declared as a ‘minority’ group in the Constitution on Friday, Feb 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Hindu Dharma Suraksha Parishad holds a human-chain protest in front of National Press Club in Dhaka, demanding that Hindus be declared as a ‘minority’ group in the Constitution on Friday, Feb 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Hindu Dharma Suraksha Parishad holds a human-chain protest in front of National Press Club in Dhaka, demanding that Hindus be declared as a ‘minority’ group in the Constitution on Friday, Feb 4, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A group of students resume their protest to drive home their eleven-point demands for safer roads at Rampura Bridge in Dhaka on Friday, Feb 4, 2022, in wake of the death of a Rajshahi University student in a road accident. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A group of students resume their protest to drive home their eleven-point demands for safer roads at Rampura Bridge in Dhaka on Friday, Feb 4, 2022, in wake of the death of a Rajshahi University student in a road accident. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A group of students resume their protest to drive home their eleven-point demands for safer roads at Rampura Bridge in Dhaka on Friday, Feb 4, 2022, in wake of the death of a Rajshahi University student in a road accident. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A group of students resume their protest to drive home their eleven-point demands for safer roads at Rampura Bridge in Dhaka on Friday, Feb 4, 2022, in wake of the death of a Rajshahi University student in a road accident. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Tubs put on a footbridge to plant flower plants on Elephant Road as part of a Dhaka city beautification project are now filled with rubbish. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Tubs put on a footbridge to plant flower plants on Elephant Road as part of a Dhaka city beautification project are now filled with rubbish. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Tubs put on a footbridge to plant flower plants on Elephant Road as part of a Dhaka city beautification project are now filled with rubbish. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Tubs put on a footbridge to plant flower plants on Elephant Road as part of a Dhaka city beautification project are now filled with rubbish. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu