31 December, 2021

  • President Abdul Hamid administered the oath to Justice Hasan Foez Siddique, the new chief justice of Bangladesh, at the Bangabhaban in Dhaka on Friday, Dec 31, 2021. Photo: Press Wing, Bangabhaban

    President Abdul Hamid administered the oath to Justice Hasan Foez Siddique, the new chief justice of Bangladesh, at the Bangabhaban in Dhaka on Friday, Dec 31, 2021. Photo: Press Wing, Bangabhaban

  • A banyan tree, stretching across an acre of land in Narayanganj’s Rupganj Upazila, is believed to be 400 years old. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A banyan tree, stretching across an acre of land in Narayanganj’s Rupganj Upazila, is believed to be 400 years old. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A banyan tree, stretching across an acre of land in Narayanganj’s Rupganj Upazila, is believed to be 400 years old. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A banyan tree, stretching across an acre of land in Narayanganj’s Rupganj Upazila, is believed to be 400 years old. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A banyan tree, stretching across an acre of land in Narayanganj’s Rupganj Upazila, is believed to be 400 years old. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A banyan tree, stretching across an acre of land in Narayanganj’s Rupganj Upazila, is believed to be 400 years old. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Muslims say their Friday prayers at a makeshift mosque on Dec 31, 2021 as the authorities tear down Sobhanbagh Mosque in Dhaka to expand road. The government will rebuild the mosque with its own money. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Muslims say their Friday prayers at a makeshift mosque on Dec 31, 2021 as the authorities tear down Sobhanbagh Mosque in Dhaka to expand road. The government will rebuild the mosque with its own money. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Muslims say their Friday prayers at a makeshift mosque on Dec 31, 2021 as the authorities tear down Sobhanbagh Mosque in Dhaka to expand road. The government will rebuild the mosque with its own money. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Muslims say their Friday prayers at a makeshift mosque on Dec 31, 2021 as the authorities tear down Sobhanbagh Mosque in Dhaka to expand road. The government will rebuild the mosque with its own money. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Four people, including a policeman, have died after a bus overturned and fell into a roadside ditch in Sirajganj's Salanga on Friday, Dec 31, 2021.

    Four people, including a policeman, have died after a bus overturned and fell into a roadside ditch in Sirajganj's Salanga on Friday, Dec 31, 2021.

  • Four people, including a policeman, have died after a bus overturned and fell into a roadside ditch in Sirajganj's Salanga on Friday, Dec 31, 2021.

    Four people, including a policeman, have died after a bus overturned and fell into a roadside ditch in Sirajganj's Salanga on Friday, Dec 31, 2021.

  • Four people, including a policeman, have died after a bus overturned and fell into a roadside ditch in Sirajganj's Salanga on Friday, Dec 31, 2021.

    Four people, including a policeman, have died after a bus overturned and fell into a roadside ditch in Sirajganj's Salanga on Friday, Dec 31, 2021.

  • Two people, including an autorickshaw driver, have died after a Chattogram-bound bus, operated by Didar Paribahan, slammed into the vehicle in Madaripur on Friday, Dec 31, 2021.

    Two people, including an autorickshaw driver, have died after a Chattogram-bound bus, operated by Didar Paribahan, slammed into the vehicle in Madaripur on Friday, Dec 31, 2021.