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    Met Opera reinvents Marnie

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Operas often revolve around flawed heroines who fall into tragic -- even sordid -- love affairs. But rarely does one combine a Hitchcockian edge, costumes straight out of ‘Mad Men’ and a storyline that feels tailor-made for the #MeToo era....

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    Cave paintings from 40,000 years ago are earliest figurative art

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    The painting in Borneo, possibly depicting a native type of wild cattle, is among thousands of artworks discovered decades ago in the remote region....

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    Francis Lai dies

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Lai, the composer behind memorable songs and film scores for dozens of French artists, has died aged 86, the mayor of his Mediterranean hometown of Nice said Thursday....

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    Rubaiyat Hossain selected juror of APSA

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Bangladeshi filmmaker Rubaiyat Hossain has been selected as a juror of the upcoming Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA)....

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    Poetry recitation held at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Leading recitation artistes presented poems penned by renowned poets at a programme held on Thursday at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy....

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    ‘I am happy to show Manto to Dhaka audience’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Indian actress-filmmaker Nandita Das is happy to have had the Bangladesh premiere of her acclaimed film Manto at the ongoing Dhaka Lit Fest....

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    Group show features streets of Dhaka

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Six artists have portrayed Dhaka streets-with both their beauty and sordidness-in watercolour paintings on display at a group show under way at La Galerie of Alliance Française de Dhaka in Dhanmondi....

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    Proshanta Mridha wins Gemcon Sahitya Puraskar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:12pm on November 09, 2018

    Proshanta Mridha has won Gemcon Sahitya Puraskar 2018 for his novel Dugdugir Ashor....

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    Anushka Sharma wishes Virat Kohli on his 30th birthday

    Culture Desk | Updated at 03:45am on November 09, 2018

    Unlike typical power couples, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma decided to get married in picturesque Tuscany away from the curious eyes of media and fans....

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    Aamir Khan discloses son Junaid and daughter Ira want to enter Bollywood

    Culture Desk | Updated at 03:43am on November 09, 2018

    On Karan Johar’s chat show, Aamir Khan exposed that his children, Junaid and Ira, are interested on entering Bollywood, reports India Today. It is not...

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