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    Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter denies rape allegation

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:00pm on November 23, 2017

    Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter on Wednesday denied an allegation that he raped a teen pop singer 15 years ago, saying he was ‘shocked and saddened’ by the accusation, reports Hindustan Times...

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    Yeti Obhijaan, Coco to hit local cinemas today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on November 23, 2017

    Tollywood film Yeti Obhijaan and a Hollywood animation film Coco will hit local cinemas today...

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    3-day theatre workshop ends in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 10:58pm on November 23, 2017

    A three-day theatre workshop for theatrical makeup artistes ended in Sylhet on Thursday...

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    Human Rights Short Film Fest held

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on November 23, 2017

    A two-day film festival featuring short films on human rights issues was held at the Muzaffar Ahmed Chowdhury Auditorium of Social Science Faculty, Dhaka University on Wednesday and Thursday....

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    Wrishiz celebrates 41st founding anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:20pm on November 23, 2017

    Cultural organisation Wrishiz Shilpi Gosthi celebrated its 41st founding anniversary through a colourful programme at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Wednesday...

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    John Lasseter: Pixar founder on leave over ‘unwanted hugs’

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:51pm on November 22, 2017

    John Lasseter, the head of animation at Pixar and Disney, is taking a leave of absence after allegations of misconduct emerged about him, reports BBC...

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    Majid Majidi reveals why Deepika was not cast in Beyond the Clouds

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:50pm on November 22, 2017

    Majidi Majidi’s Beyond The Clouds has been in news ever since Deepika Padukone auditioned for it...

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    Young artists display diversity in group show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on November 22, 2017

    Forty young artists are displaying artworks of different styles, mediums and themes at a group show under way at Zainul Gallery of Faculty of Fine Arts of Dhaka University...

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    Ninth Jatra Festival under way at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on November 22, 2017

    The ninth Jatra Festival commenced at Studio Theatre hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy from Tuesday....

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    Abbasi to donate his music, docu collections to Smithsonian Instt

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 10:33pm on November 22, 2017

    Eminent researcher-musician Mustafa Zaman Abbasi has decided to donate all his collections of music, books and historic documents on national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam and folk maestro Abbasuddin Ahmed to Smithsonian Institute...