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    Dolly Parton to receive lifetime award

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:23pm on October 05, 2016

    Country star Dolly Parton will receive the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award at the upcoming 50th annual Country Music Association Awards...

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    Ben Stiller reveals suffering from prostate cancer and recovery

    BBC | Updated at 11:56am on October 05, 2016

    Hollywood actor Ben Stiller has revealed he was diagnosed with prostate cancer but is now cancer-free. The star of Zoolander was...

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    Sattyazit depicts horrors of civilisation

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:18pm on October 04, 2016

    Artist Sattyazit Razon has sought to depict the perils and pitfalls of modern civilisation through his abstract paintings that are now on display at the Zainul Gallery in Dhaka University...

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    Alam Khan critically ill

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on October 04, 2016

    Eminent composer Alam Khan is undergoing treatment for his respiratory problems at the capital’s Samorita Hospital...

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    14 artists hold art camp in Rampal

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on October 04, 2016

    A group of 14 artists organised an art camp at the Rampal upazila of Bagerhat district, creating artworks based on a local sweet-water pond called Jhalmolia...

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    Nigerian actress banned after on-screen hug

    BBC | Updated at 01:49pm on October 04, 2016

    A leading Nigerian actress has been banned from the Hausa-language film industry because of her ‘immoral’ behaviour, the main industry...

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    Arundhati to publish second novel 20 years on

    BBC | Updated at 01:34pm on October 04, 2016

    Booker Prize-winning author Arundhati Roy is to publish her second novel - 20 years after her bestseller The God of Small Things came...

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    China, Denmark, Bangladesh projects win architecture award

    Associated Press. United Arab Emirates | Updated at 01:06am on October 04, 2016

    A children's centre in China, a bridge in Iran and a park in Denmark are among the six winners of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture...

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    Charity show for the paralysed underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:29am on October 04, 2016

    Noted artist Arham Ul Huq Chowdhury has created metal sculptures for a solo exhibition intended to raise funds for the treatment of people with paralysis...

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    Docu on three sisters in pipeline

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on October 04, 2016

    The three star sisters – Suchanda, Babita and Champa – will be remembered in history as the queens of their respective times, who gave the industry a number of hit films and remain...