Zyma Islam

Islam works with The Daily Star, Bangladesh.

How Bangladesh’s fourth estate abandoned its people during the pandemic

Published On: May 3, 2021 09:40 AM NPT By: Zyma Islam

The pandemic left Bangladesh's fourth estate, the very profession that demands accountability from state and society, riddled with labour law violations.

Women in Bangladesh face a flurry of online attacks

Published On: March 8, 2021 08:10 AM NPT By: Zyma Islam

It is impossible in all probability to find a woman who has not been sexually harassed online even once, but try finding one who had sought legal recourse for it under the Digital Security Act, and one would realise it is quite akin to finding a needle in a haystack.