C R Abrar | The Daily Star
  • C R Abrar

    Professor of International Relations at the University of Dhaka. He researches and writes on rights and migration issues.

  • The fallen angel dances with the devil

    Late last week, Burma announced that its de facto head, Aung San Suu Kyi, will appear before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to defend the country against allegations of genocide.
  • Defending the mother of all rights

    Freedom of expression is a fundamental human right and its absence turns a human life into an animal’s.
  • Kashmir: The Desecrated Crown

    "Boys and girls can now talk to each other,” declared the governor of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) on October 14.
  • Abrar murder and campus violence

    Abrar Fahad was made to pay the ultimate penalty for sharing his thoughts. In a Facebook update posted on the eve of his brutal killing Abrar critiqued some of the recently concluded agreements between Bangladesh and India on the use of Mongla port, water sharing and gas export.
  • The burden of having eyes in a campus of the blind

    The burden of having eyes in a campus of the blind

    There have been some disconcerting developments at Dhaka University following the botched Ducsu election on March 11. The latest