March 19, 2022

  • A worker is carrying burnt bricks on his head from a brick kiln under the hot afternoon sun. Many workers have complained that the payment they receive is not commensurate with the level of work. But they continue to toil away from 4am until the afternoon in order to make ends meet. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A worker is carrying burnt bricks on his head from a brick kiln under the hot afternoon sun. Many workers have complained that the payment they receive is not commensurate with the level of work. But they continue to toil away from 4am until the afternoon in order to make ends meet. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A worker is carrying burnt bricks on his head from a brick kiln under the hot afternoon sun. Many workers have complained that the payment they receive is not commensurate with the level of work. But they continue to toil away from 4am until the afternoon in order to make ends meet. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A worker is carrying burnt bricks on his head from a brick kiln under the hot afternoon sun. Many workers have complained that the payment they receive is not commensurate with the level of work. But they continue to toil away from 4am until the afternoon in order to make ends meet. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A worker is carrying burnt bricks on his head from a brick kiln under the hot afternoon sun. Many workers have complained that the payment they receive is not commensurate with the level of work. But they continue to toil away from 4am until the afternoon in order to make ends meet. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A worker is carrying burnt bricks on his head from a brick kiln under the hot afternoon sun. Many workers have complained that the payment they receive is not commensurate with the level of work. But they continue to toil away from 4am until the afternoon in order to make ends meet. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives mourn former president and chief justice Shahabuddin Ahmed at his home at Gulshan-2 in Dhaka on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022 after his death in hospital care at the age of 92.

    Relatives mourn former president and chief justice Shahabuddin Ahmed at his home at Gulshan-2 in Dhaka on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022 after his death in hospital care at the age of 92.

  • The remains of former president and chief justice Shahabuddin Ahmed are brought to his home to Gulshan-2 in Dhaka after funerals at his ancestral home in Netrokona’s Pemoi on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022 after his death in hospital care at the age of 92.

    The remains of former president and chief justice Shahabuddin Ahmed are brought to his home to Gulshan-2 in Dhaka after funerals at his ancestral home in Netrokona’s Pemoi on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022 after his death in hospital care at the age of 92.

  • The rising temperature in Dhaka leaves all people and animals exasperated in the sweltering heat. A crow is quenching its thirst on a hot afternoon on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The rising temperature in Dhaka leaves all people and animals exasperated in the sweltering heat. A crow is quenching its thirst on a hot afternoon on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The rising temperature in Dhaka leaves all people and animals exasperated in the sweltering heat. A crow is quenching its thirst on a hot afternoon on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The rising temperature in Dhaka leaves all people and animals exasperated in the sweltering heat. A crow is quenching its thirst on a hot afternoon on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Students of Char Fasson Government College form a human chain in front of the National Press Club on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022, to demand a proper investigation into the unnatural death of Shaswati Roy Chaiti and a swift trial.

    Students of Char Fasson Government College form a human chain in front of the National Press Club on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022, to demand a proper investigation into the unnatural death of Shaswati Roy Chaiti and a swift trial.

  • Students of Char Fasson Government College form a human chain in front of the National Press Club on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022, to demand a proper investigation into the unnatural death of Shaswati Roy Chaiti and a swift trial.

    Students of Char Fasson Government College form a human chain in front of the National Press Club on Saturday, Mar 19, 2022, to demand a proper investigation into the unnatural death of Shaswati Roy Chaiti and a swift trial.