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    Electronic music festival rocks Tunisian desert

    Agence France-Presse . Nefta | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    A two-day electronic music festival got underway Saturday in the southern Tunisian desert where the original Star Wars movie was filmed, drawing thousands of fans and...

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    Bottala Rangamela 2019 begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    An eleven-day international theatre festival titled ‘Bottala Rangamela 2019’ commenced on Saturday at the Liberation War Museum at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar in the capital...

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    Oscar Wilde’s stolen ring found

    Agence France-Presse . Amsterdam | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    A golden ring once given as a present by the famed Irish writer Oscar Wilde has been recovered by a Dutch ‘art detective’ nearly 20 years after it was stolen from Britain’s Oxford...

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    Bannya receives ICCR alumni award

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2019

    Renowned Rabindra Sangeet singer Rezwana Choudhury Bannya received the Distinguished ICCR Alumni Award 2019 at a programme held at the Main Auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum...

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    Runa’s birthday today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2019

    Today is 67th birthday of Independence Award winning singer Runa Laila. Runa Laila was born on November 17, 1952 to Emdad Ali and Amina Laila in Sylhet. She started her...

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    Photographs depict diversity, culture of Bangladesh

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2019

    A group photography show titled ‘Colors of Bangladesh’ portraying diverse culture, religion and nature of Bangladesh is under way at Nalini Kanta Bhattasali auditorium of...

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    Cultural shows mark Nabanna

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2019

    Different organisations celebrated Nabanna by arranging cultural shows in Dhaka and other parts of the country on Friday and Saturday. Nabanna, literally meaning new food, is the annual Bengali harvest...

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    Abdullah Al Mamun taught me acting: Ferdausi

    Karoby Shihab | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2019

    Ekushey Padak winning thespian Ferdausi Majumdar needs no introduction. The actress has won hearts of the audience with her performance both on stage and screen during her...

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    Dhaka International Folk Fest 2019 ends

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2019

    Dhaka International Folk Festival 2019 ended on Saturday night at Bangladesh Army Stadium. Thousands of music lovers gathered at the venue to enjoy the last night of the...

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    Polanski faces calls for boycott of new film after fresh rape claim

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on November 16, 2019

    Roman Polanski was facing calls for a boycott of his new film which opened in France on Wednesday, in the wake of the latest rape...

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