Zaid Kalam

Proud member of digital media team; Coordinator for Asia News Network (ANN)

January 17, 2019
January 17, 2019

#10YearChallenge: I celebrate myself, and sing myself

From celebrities to survivors of horrific accidents their split-screen photos of #10YearChallenge have gone viral on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

December 24, 2018
December 24, 2018

Daily Star covering #bdpolls2018

Follow The Daily Star's special coverage on #bdpolls2018 as over 10 crore voters will pick 300 lawmakers from 1,841 candidates in December 30’s 11th general election.

April 19, 2018
April 19, 2018

First Bangla 3D animation series releases trailer

It is considerably difficult for parents nowadays to find appropriate online video content for children, especially in Bangla. As a matter

April 18, 2018
April 18, 2018

Trailer of first Bangla 3D animation series for children released

It’s a tough job for a parent to find a suitable online video programme for children, especially in Bangla. Sorry to say, there is not much out there. ...

April 9, 2018
April 9, 2018

Chart: Present quota system in Bangladesh civil bureaucracy

The present quota system has been alleged to deprive many meritorious students from getting jobs in the Bangladesh public service. General students all over the country have been protesting it...

March 8, 2018
March 8, 2018

Suu Kyi’s lost honours

Since the beginning of ongoing Rohingya crisis, the world’s biggest humanitarian catastrophe, many international organisations withdrew or suspended awards and titles they gave to Myanmar leader...

January 31, 2018
January 31, 2018

‘Super blue blood moon’ in Bangladesh sky

If you miss it tonight, you will have to wait for another 35 years to get the chance to see it. On Bangladesh sky, the entire lunar event – also named “super blue blood moon” -- started at 4:49pm...

January 20, 2018
January 20, 2018

Have you missed this year’s vegetable fair?

If you missed this year’s vegetable fair held in Dhaka this month, do not worry. The Daily Star live team has covered the event for you. ...

January 3, 2018
January 3, 2018

Bangladesh’s fight against militancy gained new grounds in 2017

Law enforcers in Bangladesh continue their anti-militancy operations across the country in 2017 following the government’s vow to show “zero tolerance” against terrorism and militancy.

December 29, 2017
December 29, 2017

Arms for freedom

It was truly a fight between David and Goliath in 1971. The Mukti Bahini fighters fought the war armed with a collection of old and worn out weapons against the mighty Pakistan army, supposedly one...