Sara Kabir

July 4, 2022
July 4, 2022

The Curse of the Second Lead Syndrome

Fans of romantic comedies will instantly recognise the widely popular trope.

July 2, 2022
July 2, 2022

BTS J-Hope shocks fans with 'MORE' music video

On June 25, BTS member J-Hope announced on Weverse that he will be releasing his debut solo album “Jack in the Box”, on July 15. J-Hope is the first member of BTS to announce a solo album after the group’s decision to take a short break to focus on solo projects and individual interests.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

“We have Rashids, Laylas, Mariams in each society”

“Read Books, Widen Your Horizon” is a joint initiative by The Daily Star and United International University (UIU).

May 30, 2022
May 30, 2022

Why the backlash over the Percy Jackson reboot casting is unnecessary

As a long-time fan of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians book series by Rick Riordan, there could be no better news than Disney+ announcing that they will be rebooting the fan-favourite series with a new, talented cast. As expected, everyone was hyped about the reboot and fans started coming out of the woodwork with their years of Greek mythology knowledge. But then, all hell broke loose in the fandom when Riordan announced that 12-year-old Leah Sava Jeffries would be joining the cast as the character of Annabeth Chase, the daughter of Goddess Athena.

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022

Is Roar too loud for TV or just loud enough?

Roar is a unique blend of magical realism, speculative fantasy, and futuristic worlds.

May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022

The Sound of Magic: a compelling story of magic and madness

It's a story of growth and following our passions despite all hardships.

May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022

For fans of ‘Heartstopper’, an Alice Oseman reading guide

I wanted to share my personal reading order of Alice’s work and a glance into what you can expect from each.

May 13, 2022
May 13, 2022

How BTS’ next album will prove their reputation as global superstars

On May 4th, 2022, Big Hit Music revealed that South Korean sensation, BTS, will be coming back with a much-awaited new album titled “Proof” on June 10th, 2022, just three days before their ninth debut anniversary.

April 23, 2022
April 23, 2022

5 ways to celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday, on World Book Day

Celebrate the literary genius who inspires literature and media to this day.

March 31, 2022
March 31, 2022

How Studio Ghibli uses fantasy to deal with trauma

Studio Ghibli, the trail-blazing Goliath of the Japanese animation industry, has a house style that’s hard to miss.