Md Matiul Islam | The Daily Star
  • Md Matiul Islam

  • The legacy of Bangabandhu

    Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman believed that: “To do anything great, one has to be ready to sacrifice and show one’s devotion. I believe that those who are not ready to sacrifice are not capable of doing anything worthy. To engage in politics in our country and to
  • Why we need to rethink the Organ Transplantation Act

    Kidney failure is one of the most devastating conditions faced by thousands of Bangladeshis leading to painful procedures and early death.
  • In the company of the great man

    I first saw Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the future Bangabandhu and the father of a new nation, in 1946 when I went to Calcutta to begin my college education. He was then a final year student in Islamia College (now Maulana Azad College) where the formal attire of Muslim students was black achkan.