Zyma Islam | The Daily Star
  • Zyma Islam

  • History erased

    Elected lawmaker of Dhaka-7 three times since 1996, he has over the years either had a hand in the destruction of heritage sites and antiquities in his constituency or never showed political support to heritage conservation.
  • Most Cited Researchers: 26 from Bangladeshi institutions in top 2pc

    Twenty-six researchers from 17 Bangladeshi institutions were among the top two percent of the most cited researchers throughout their careers, found a research on metascience by Stanford University.
  • Verdict

    Custodial Killing of Jonny: Verdict delivered, compensation not

    A judge’s court on September 9 made history by delivering the first verdict punishing three police officials under the Torture and Custodial Death (Prevention) Act, 2013.
  • Bids to silence journos deafening

    Shortly before this story went to print last night, missing journalist Golam Sarwar was found unconscious beside a canal at Sitakunda’s Kumira.
  • Hell in the desert

    “Please don’t reveal my son’s name in the news, he is still in Libya, he will get killed by his trafficker,” she implored, talking over the phone from Noakhali.