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    BotTala celebrates ninth founding anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:30pm on August 12, 2017

    Theatre troupe BotTala celebrated its ninth founding anniversary through a day-long programme on Friday at Bangladesh Mahila Samity...

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    Bollywood welcomes Prasoon Joshi’s appointment as CBFC chief

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:14pm on August 12, 2017

    Filmmaker Pahlaj Nihalani’s term as Central Board of Film Certification/ (CBFC) chief came to an end on Friday after he was replaced by Bollywood lyricist-writer-screenwriter Prasoon Joshi, reports Mumbai Mirror...

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    Colorado DJ's suit against Taylor Swift dismissed in groping trial

    Reuters | Updated at 10:15am on August 12, 2017

    Pop star Taylor Swift on Friday won an important ruling in the trial stemming from her allegation that she was groped by a Colorado disc jockey, with the judge dismissing the DJ's rival claim accusing the singer of wrongfully getting him fired...

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    Monodrama depicts struggles of artistes

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2017

    THE world benefits from creations by creative people like artistes. However, to become an artiste one must make sacrifices and walk a path full of hurdles...

  • Niranjan Dey - a documaker with a difference

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2017

    Documentary film making is a powerful medium and it is important that documentary makers continue to use the medium to talk about social issues, push their agendas and more...

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    Solo show explores human emotions, beauty of nature

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2017

    Up and coming artist Syed Nazmus Sakib explores human emotions, people and nature in his solo show underway at the EMK Center in capital’s Dhanmondi...

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    SM Sultan’s 93rd birth anniv observed in Narail

    Our Correspondent . Narail | Updated at 11:28pm on August 10, 2017

    Legendary artist SM Sultan’s 93rd birth anniversary was observed in Narail on Thursday...

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    Tagore musical evening at BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:27pm on August 10, 2017

    Rabindra Sangeet artiste Laisa Ahmed Lisa entertained the audience by presenting popular Tagore songs at a solo show held at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on Wednesday...

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    Jolie, Pitt rumoured to have called off their divorce

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:24pm on August 10, 2017

    After filing for divorce in September 2016, Angelina Jolie is rumoured to have called off her divorce with husband Brad Pitt. According to a report in US Weekly, a source has revealed the ‘divorce is off’, reports Hindustan Times...

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    Solo show explores human relationships with nature

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on August 09, 2017

    Self-taught artist Nargis Poly displays her versatility and painting skills at her debut solo show underway at La Galerie of Alliance Francaise de Dhaka in the capital...