• Images

    2 shows of Sonai Madhob staged in China

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:43pm on May 20, 2018

    Loko Natya Dal staged two shows of Sonai Madhob at a Chinese theatre festival titled ‘Road and Belt Henan Art Festival’ held last week in the...

  • Images

    A Bob Dylan guitar fetches $495,000 at auction

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 09:04pm on May 21, 2018

    A guitar that played a key role in Bob Dylan’s artistic evolution from folk music to rock fetched a half million at auction on Saturday....

  • Images

    Local, Indian celebs excited for Debi

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:04pm on May 21, 2018

    Local and Indian celebrities have expressed their excitements about Jaya Ahsan produced upcoming film Debi, based on Humayun Ahmed’s novel with the same title....

  • Images

    Romantic poems turned into tele-film

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:05pm on May 21, 2018

    Mohammad Farid Uddin has made a teleplay for the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr inspired by poems of popular Indian poets Joy Goswami and Shuvo Dasgupta....

  • Images

    Japan wins Cannes top prize after Weinstein accuser takes stage

    Agence France-Presse. Cannes | Updated at 05:55pm on May 20, 2018

    ‘Shoplifters’, a heartwrenching family tale by Japanese veteran director Hirokazu Kore-eda, won the Palme d’Or top prize at the Cannes film festival Saturday, at...

  • Images

    Lebanese Cannes winner dedicates prize to poor kids

    Agence France-Presse. Cannes | Updated at 06:21pm on May 20, 2018

    Lebanese filmmaker Nadine Labaki, who won one of the top prizes at Cannes on Saturday with a story of dirt poor children and migrants, dedicated her...

  • Images

    Japanese Hirokazu wins Palme d’Or

    Reuters | Updated at 12:33pm on May 20, 2018

    Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at Cannes on Saturday for ‘Shoplifters’, a critically acclaimed family drama with unguessable...

  • Images

    Apu to make comeback thru Shashurbari Zindabad 2

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:47pm on May 20, 2018

    After a hiatus of three years, Dhallywood diva Apu Biswas is all set to make her comeback. The actress, who kept herself away from the silver screen for...