Faiza Khondokar | The Daily Star
  • Faiza Khondokar

  • January: month of cervical cancer awareness

    Stepping into the first month of a new year, we also enter a month of cancer awareness.
  • Help to Heal Fighting Breast Cancer together

    BRAC University Natural Sciences Club (BUNSC) arranged their day-long fund-raising event, ‘Help to Heal,’ on 18 November, 2019 at their Mohakhali campus. The main objective behind this event was to create awareness on breast cancer and to help fight it at the same time.

    To combat breast cancer, October had been declared as ‘Breast Cancer Awareness Month’ since 1985.
  • Spectacular, you say?

    If you are not blessed with 20/20 vision, and if lenses or surgery — no matter how trivial, is one that you shall avoid till you breathe your last, then you are left with no choice but to rely on your glasses as your ‘vision partner.’
  • Happy once again…

    As she stepped outside, the sunshine made Laila squint, and she had to use her hands to block the light. Her tiny hands now felt