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    French directors guild to propose suspending Polanski

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    A French organisation of more than 200 film-makers said Monday it will propose new rules for members charged or convicted of sexual violence, which could...

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    Cambodian princess who rebuilt ‘Apsara’ dance dies aged 76

    Agence France-Presse . Phnom Penh | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    Cambodian Princess Norodom Bopha Devi, a former culture minister who helped resurrect traditional Apsara dance from the ashes of the brutal Khmer Rouge rule in...

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    IDLC Natya Utsab 2019 begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    The five-day IDLC Natya Utsab 2019 featuring plays by local troupes commenced at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Tuesday. The festival has been organised by IDLC...

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    Draw gives art lovers a rare chance

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    It is the closest that anyone outside the super rich is ever likely to get to owning a painting by Picasso. A canvas by the...

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    Paintings, tapestry explore thoughts, imagination

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2019

    Artist Taijul Islam has portrayed his imagination and thoughts of conscious and subconscious mind in his 13th solo show under way at La Galerie of Alliance Francaise de Dhaka...

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    Sufia Kamal’s death anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2019

    Today is the 20th death anniversary of late eminent poet-organiser-activist Begum Sufia Kamal, an iconic figure of the Bengali nationalist movement during the 1950s and ‘60s and liberation war...

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    Mayur Singhasan staged at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2019

    Theatre troupe Aryanak Natyadal staged its acclaimed play Mayur Singhasan at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Monday. Mayur Singhasan, written by...

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    McCartney to headline 50th Glastonbury Festival

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2019

    Former Beatle Paul McCartney will headline Glastonbury Festival, the pinnacle of Britain’s pop music calendar, for its 50th anniversary next year, organisers said on Monday...

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