Eresh Omar Jamal | The Daily Star
  • Eresh Omar Jamal

    The writer is a member of the Editorial team, The Daily Star. His Twitter handle is: @EreshOmarJamal

  • Developing a thriving ecosystem for start-ups

    During a national dialogue to foster the start-up ecosystem in Bangladesh, nine start-ups consisting of two members each were given
  • The price of exposing truth is getting costlier than ever

    Today is the fifth anniversary of the UN recognising November 2 as the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists. Incidentally, data shows that this year has been one of the deadliest for journalists out of the last five years, if not longer.
  • The tragedies behind the statistics

    Much has been made of the death of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi. And rightfully so. The story of his alleged gruesome murder at the hands of a Saudi hit-team inside the country's consulate in Istanbul is not something the average person has to hear and replay in their heads every day—with the help of some imagination.
  • A look back at the 1973 Arab-Israeli War

    This year marks the 45th Anniversary of the October War between Israel and a coalition of Arab States, a war that significantly contributed to the present, complex Arab-Israeli conflict.
  • Censorship: Who should it worry?

    The 21st century has broadly been characterised as the Information Age.