Adnan R Amin | The Daily Star
  • Adnan R Amin

    The writer is a strategy and communications consultant.

  • A Dramatic Fall

    Tania, Tania, Tania!" a ponytailed musician-type claps furiously. He is apologising to his girlfriend. His face looks as though it were
  • Cornered men and toxic masculinity

    Just after we had graduated to secondary school, a new boy joined our class. This new entrant was of pale, white complexion,
  • A marriage of ideals and realities

    In reality, a village father does not care about Bangladesh's commitments at the Girl Summit 2014; he cares about his daughter, and his social standing. Integrally linked to this sense of honour are cultural ideas like virginity or purity.
  • The post-crisis rumour mill

    During an unprecedented attack like the one at Holey Artisan Bakery, crisis management is of utmost priority.
  • People help an injured person after gunmen attacked the Holey Artisan Café.

    A Night of Terror

    So, a night of absolute terror preceded the glorified Night of Power this Ramadan. And it has left Dhaka in a stupor; in a dazed state of disbelief and heartbreak.