Maliha Khan | The Daily Star
  • Maliha Khan

    The writer is a graduate of the Asian University for Women with a major in Politics, Philosophy and Economics.

  • How independent and effective is the NHRC?

    When it comes to allegations of human rights violations against law enforcement agencies, the NHRC claims that its hands are tied in investigating themselves and it can only ask for reports from the government.
  • Speaking for our times

    When I started reading Kamila Shamsie’s Home Fire, it was not for the fact that it was the new work of a much-admired writer of the
  • Is the UN redundant?

    An internal report, now released to the public, on the UN’s conduct in Myanmar between 2010 and 2017 says there was ‘systematic failure’ of the organisation in the Rohingya crisis
  • Quantifying gender in the national budget

    By now it has been established that women have less access to opportunities for social, economic and political advancement. National
  • The high price for a foreign degree

    Samia* returned to Bangladesh two years ago, after a harrowing experience in the UK where she went for higher education.