Hiya Islam | The Daily Star
  • Hiya Islam

  • A Life Spent on Rooftops

    This place of whatever square metres is a cure to everything, a sanctuary whenever one needs it; for privacy or some fresh air the balcony can't compensate.
  • People vs The Shutdown

    As the country reopens to life pre-pandemic in a strange turn of events, what should you be expecting?
  • Sorry, not sorry

    While no other word does the job of expressing anguish or remorse well enough, saying sorry too much is doing more harm than good in ways we do not realise.

    Let’s face it, a virus with the same name as an alcoholic drink has got us all indoors. We have got lost internships, deferred graduation and zero paychecks.
  • Stay Home, Stay Fit

    Six feet. Quarantine. Sanitizer. These words have been ringing in our ears for the past few weeks. With cities looking like ghost towns, the virus has finally got its way with us locked indoors, washing hands 24/7, devoid of hugs and sunlight.