Md Shariful Islam | The Daily Star
  • Md Shariful Islam

    Md Shariful Islam teaches international relations at the University of Rajshahi. He can be reached at

  • Deepening Dhaka-Seoul ties

    South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon is visiting Bangladesh as part of a two-day official trip and it is expected that the outcome of the visit will be a milestone in deepening Bangladesh-South Korea relations. But how can Dhaka-Seoul ties be deepened?
  • Building a society where girls feel safe

    In the film Taken (released in 2008), Kim, an American 17-year-old girl, was abducted in Paris during her European tour. Her father Bryan Mills was a retired CIA field agent.