Week in pictures

Published: 15 Jun 2020 | Updated: 15 Jun 2020   

INTERNATIONAL

A child runs along the beach at sunset in Carlsbad, California. Reuters

A wolf in its enclosure at Exmoor Zoo, near Barnstaple, UK. Zoos and safari parks are to reopen in England from 15 June. HARRY TRUMP/GETTY IMAGES

US Democrats from the House and Senate kneel in silence for eight minutes and 46 seconds to honour George Floyd, in Washington, DC. CHIP SOMODEVILLA/GETTY IMAGES

A boy dives into the Tigris river to cool down, as the temperature soars in Baghdad, Iraq. Reuters

Wari to be put under lockdown from Saturday

Wari to be put under lockdown from Saturday

Wari area of the capital will be put under lockdown ...

Sahara Khatun to be flown to Bangkok

Sahara Khatun to be flown to Bangkok

Awami League presidium member and former home minister advocate Sahara ...

Online quiz competition for vocational students: ILO

Online quiz competition for vocational students: ILO

International Labour Organization (ILO) is going to hold an online ...

Jute workers’ wages of June would be paid in next week

Jute workers’ wages of June would be paid in next week

Textiles and Jute Minister Golam Dastagir Gazi said jute workers’ ...

Bangladesh now 8th in global weekly increase in Covid-19 cases: WHO

Bangladesh now 8th in global weekly increase in Covid-19 cases: WHO

Bangladesh on Friday ranked 8th in the global weekly increase ...

40 judges infected with Covid-19

40 judges infected with Covid-19

A total of 40 judges, 136 staff of subordinate courts ...

3,114 new cases, 42 more deaths in Bangladesh

3,114 new cases, 42 more deaths in Bangladesh

The health authorities have detected 3,114 new cases in a ...

8 UP policemen shot dead in India

8 UP policemen shot dead in India

Eight policemen in Uttar Pradesh were shot dead early Friday ...