Aasha Mehreen Amin

Aasha Mehreen Amin

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Aasha Mehreen Amin is joint editor at The Daily Star.

Is it possible to escape from the seduction of smartphones?

The bug of relentless connectivity to some world or the other has infected us, and there seems to be no cure.

5d ago

World leaders are disconnected from the youth

Student protestors are calling out the double standards of Western powers

3w ago

Rokia Afzal Rahman: A leader with a quiet strength

Perhaps it is no coincidence that she shared her name with Begum Rokeya, the pioneer of women’s emancipation in the Indian subcontinent during British rule.

2m ago

Kindness gives life its biggest dividends

The history of civilisation has shown that humans survive when they are part of a community.

2m ago

The poor’s debt burden gets heavier

The vicious cycle of taking loans to pay bills and then taking another loan to pay off the first loan may continue throughout their lives, with little or no real improvement in their living standards.

2m ago

A glimpse into the crazy, irrational mind of a woman

Women are crazy because they set the bar ridiculously high for themselves, with no thought of self-preservation.

3m ago

How entitled are you?

Entitlement is a bad habit that few of us can escape.

4m ago

When the mind gets foggier than the weather

There is an explanation, however infuriating, to each of the delightful conundrums in public work.

5m ago
June 14, 2024
June 14, 2024

Is it possible to escape from the seduction of smartphones?

The bug of relentless connectivity to some world or the other has infected us, and there seems to be no cure.

May 24, 2024
May 24, 2024

World leaders are disconnected from the youth

Student protestors are calling out the double standards of Western powers

April 5, 2024
April 5, 2024

Rokia Afzal Rahman: A leader with a quiet strength

Perhaps it is no coincidence that she shared her name with Begum Rokeya, the pioneer of women’s emancipation in the Indian subcontinent during British rule.

March 29, 2024
March 29, 2024

Kindness gives life its biggest dividends

The history of civilisation has shown that humans survive when they are part of a community.

March 22, 2024
March 22, 2024

The poor’s debt burden gets heavier

The vicious cycle of taking loans to pay bills and then taking another loan to pay off the first loan may continue throughout their lives, with little or no real improvement in their living standards.

March 8, 2024
March 8, 2024

A glimpse into the crazy, irrational mind of a woman

Women are crazy because they set the bar ridiculously high for themselves, with no thought of self-preservation.

February 2, 2024
February 2, 2024

How entitled are you?

Entitlement is a bad habit that few of us can escape.

January 19, 2024
January 19, 2024

When the mind gets foggier than the weather

There is an explanation, however infuriating, to each of the delightful conundrums in public work.

December 22, 2023
December 22, 2023

Of the AL, for the AL, and by the AL

AL-nominated and AL independent candidates will have enough AL supporters to represent a decent voter turnout.

December 8, 2023
December 8, 2023

Images you cannot unsee

We will remember the faces of the smiling Gazan children and their families in the photos—the faces of people who have been wiped out for no fault of their own.

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