Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on August 09, 2020
The recent arrest of a popular Tiktoker Yeasin Arafat Opu visiblised the class dimension of social media use. Nahid Riyasad writes about the cultural politics...
Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 07:37am on July 26, 2020
After two years of the untimely death of two school students by a rashly driven bus on the Airport Road in Dhaka on July 28,...
Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2020
The wrath of COVID-19 left no one untouched, but impacts of the outbreak are different based on the class, gender, religious and ethnic identities. Nahid...
Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on July 05, 2020
Oceans apart, the context of George Floyd and Nikhil Karmakar’s death may have been similar, but the responses were not. In Bangladesh, already battered by...
Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on June 28, 2020
The number of arrest under the Digital Security Act has been on the rise. In the name of preventing rumour about the novel coronavirus, many...
Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on June 14, 2020
About 60,000 thousand young Bangladeshis are studying abroad as the world is battling the pandemic COVID-19. Talking to students in India, Malaysia, Australia, Wales, Canada...
Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:10am on June 07, 2020
Nahid Riyasad writes to mark Word Environment Day 2020
Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on May 10, 2020
Since the declaration of temporary closure of all educational institutes in mid-March, students’ academic lives are faced with many uncertainties. The talk of effectively offering...
Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on May 03, 2020
Nowshad Hasan Himu, a young citizen rescuer of Rana Plaza killed himself on the 6th anniversary of the collapse. On his first death anniversary, Bangladesh...
Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on April 26, 2020
Students not only in Bangladesh around the world are now staying home to avoid the contagion of COVID-19. The confinement, the social distancing has an...