08 March, 2021

  • Swapnacharini and Bangladesh Jujutsu Association train women in how to defend themselves by using martial arts techniques. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Swapnacharini and Bangladesh Jujutsu Association train women in how to defend themselves by using martial arts techniques. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Swapnacharini and Bangladesh Jujutsu Association train women in how to defend themselves by using martial arts techniques. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Swapnacharini and Bangladesh Jujutsu Association train women in how to defend themselves by using martial arts techniques. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina virtually addresses a programme organised by the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs at the Shishu Academy auditorium to mark International Women's Day, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: PMO

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina virtually addresses a programme organised by the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs at the Shishu Academy auditorium to mark International Women's Day, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: PMO

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina virtually addresses a programme organised by the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs at the Shishu Academy auditorium to mark International Women's Day, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: PMO

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina virtually addresses a programme organised by the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs at the Shishu Academy auditorium to mark International Women's Day, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: PMO

  • A man receives a vaccine shot against the COVID-19 at the capital’s Government Employee Hospital on Monday, a year after the first case of the coronavirus was detected in Bangladesh, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man receives a vaccine shot against the COVID-19 at the capital’s Government Employee Hospital on Monday, a year after the first case of the coronavirus was detected in Bangladesh, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man receives a vaccine shot against the COVID-19 at the capital’s Government Employee Hospital on Monday, a year after the first case of the coronavirus was detected in Bangladesh, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man receives a vaccine shot against the COVID-19 at the capital’s Government Employee Hospital on Monday, a year after the first case of the coronavirus was detected in Bangladesh, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man receives a vaccine shot against the COVID-19 at the capital’s Government Employee Hospital on Monday, a year after the first case of the coronavirus was detected in Bangladesh, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man receives a vaccine shot against the COVID-19 at the capital’s Government Employee Hospital on Monday, a year after the first case of the coronavirus was detected in Bangladesh, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A health worker prepares a vaccine dose at Dhaka’s Government Employee Hospital, a year after the first case of the coronavirus was detected in Bangladesh, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A health worker prepares a vaccine dose at Dhaka’s Government Employee Hospital, a year after the first case of the coronavirus was detected in Bangladesh, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Atiqul Islam visits the capital’s Sagufta canal area on Monday, Mar 8, 2021 to inspect the progress of the DNCC's mosquito control programme as the capital experiences a surge in Culex mosquito infestation.

    Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Atiqul Islam visits the capital’s Sagufta canal area on Monday, Mar 8, 2021 to inspect the progress of the DNCC's mosquito control programme as the capital experiences a surge in Culex mosquito infestation.

  • Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Atiqul Islam visits the capital’s Sagufta canal area on Monday, Mar 8, 2021 to inspect the progress of the DNCC's mosquito control programme as the capital experiences a surge in Culex mosquito infestation.

    Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Atiqul Islam visits the capital’s Sagufta canal area on Monday, Mar 8, 2021 to inspect the progress of the DNCC's mosquito control programme as the capital experiences a surge in Culex mosquito infestation.

  • Pritilata Brigade, a forum for women's rights, stage a stick procession at Dhaka’s Paltan, demanding an end to all kinds of violence against women on the occasion of International Women’s Day, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Pritilata Brigade, a forum for women's rights, stage a stick procession at Dhaka’s Paltan, demanding an end to all kinds of violence against women on the occasion of International Women’s Day, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Pritilata Brigade, a forum for women's rights, stage a stick procession at Dhaka’s Paltan, demanding an end to all kinds of violence against women on the occasion of International Women’s Day, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Pritilata Brigade, a forum for women's rights, stage a stick procession at Dhaka’s Paltan, demanding an end to all kinds of violence against women on the occasion of International Women’s Day, Mar 8, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove