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    3-day folk fest held in Jhenaidah

    Our Correspondent . Jhenidah | Updated at 11:34pm on January 01, 2018

    A three-day folk festival was held last week at the Shaheed Minar in Jhenaidah where artistes from Bangladesh and India performed...

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    Anushilon Natyadal stages social satire

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 11:33pm on January 01, 2018

    Rajshahi University–based Anushilon Natyadal staged two shows of social satire Myaw-Sangketton at the university’ Kazi Nazrul Islam Auditorium on Wednesday and Tuesday...

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    Tagore’s inspirational songs presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on January 01, 2018

    One hundred singers entertained audience at Bangladesh National Museum on Sunday by presenting Rabindranath Tagore’s inspirational songs, which used be rendered by the singers in 1971 to inspire freedom fighters and common people during the liberation war...

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    Better service from govt agencies demanded

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on January 01, 2018

    Cultural activists demand better performances from the government agencies to make the cultural arena vibrant in 2018 to overcome challenges like socio-economic and political turmoil...

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    25 plays premiered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on December 31, 2017

    Dhaka-based troupes premiered 25 plays in 2017 when the number was 24 in the previous year...

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    Dhallywood saw dirty games in 2017

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:43pm on December 31, 2017

    The local film industry, known as Dhallywood, saw dirty games and divisions throughout the year as celebrities abused and physically assaulted each other, resulting in a negative impact on the local film market...

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    Celebs who died in 2017

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on December 31, 2017

    The year 2017 saw deaths of 11 prominent figures in the realm of art and culture. Below are short profiles of these individuals compiled in order of their time of deaths...

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    Art, music without glow

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:08pm on December 31, 2017

    The art market and music industry in the country in 2017 were not vibrant as not many big exhibitions were organised and no album could create any buzz in the market...

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    Rajinikanth to enter politics

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on January 01, 2018

    Rajinikanth, the wildly popular Indian cinema star who inspires almost godlike adulation in some parts of the country, announced his entry into politics Sunday...

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    Zainul’s birth anniv celebrated in Barisal

    Our Correspondent . Barisal | Updated at 10:47pm on December 30, 2017

    Barisal-based art school Charukala Barisal celebrated the 103rd birth anniversary of Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin through a day-long Zainul Utsab 2017 at Ashwini Kumar Hall in Barisal city on Friday...