A woman retrieved her belongings after police demolished a slum in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Monday. More than 100 families living in shanties built up on Gulshan-Banani Lake were evicted.
A child covered his eyes as he walked past burning trash in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday. According to the 2012 Environmental Performance Index, Bangladesh is the country with the second-worst air pollution in the world.
Police carried the body of a Bangladesh Nationalist Party supporter after he was shot dead by police during a demonstration in Rajshahi, Bangladesh, Monday. The demonstrators want independent oversight of elections.
Smoke rose from houses after a blaze in a slum of Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday. More than 100 homes burned to the ground.
Tens of thousands of supporters of Bangladesh opposition leader Khaleda Zia attended a rally in Dhaka Tuesday. Ms. Zia called on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to resign and call new elections for failing to control inflation and maintain law and order.
Commuters crammed onto a train to travel to their home villages from Dhaka, Bangladesh, Tuesday. Millions of Muslims are going to celebrate the Eid festival, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.
Farmers worked in a paddy field in Munshigonj, Bangladesh.
An overcrowded train approaches a station in Dhaka, November 16, 2010. Third Prize Daily Life Single, Andrew Biraj, Bangladesh.
Muslims prayed on a boat during the World Islamic Congregation on the banks of the Turag River in Tongi, Bangladesh
A man collects water hyacinths in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Commuters walked across a floating boat bridge on the Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Tuesday.