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    Pugh to take over baton from Johansson

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:21pm on July 07, 2020

    Florence Pugh will take over the baton from Scarlett Johansson in the upcoming Marvel movie ‘Black Widow’, reports hindustantimes.com. The film is expected to be...

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    Music arena mourns death of Andrew Kishore

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:17pm on July 07, 2020

    Eminent singers and lyricists have expressed deep shock at the death of eight-time National Film Award winning playback singer Andrew Kishore, who passed away on...

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    Cultural arena mourns Andrew Kishore’s death

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 10:11am on July 07, 2020

    Long-known as the ‘King of Playback’ in the Bangladeshi music industry legendary singer Andrew Kishore passed away on Monday evening and noted celebrities have expressed...

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    Broadway actor dies at 41 from coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:02pm on July 06, 2020

    Broadway and TV actor Nick Cordero, who spent months in intensive care being treated for the coronavirus and lost his leg from complications, died Sunday,...

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    Ryan Adams apologises for ‘mistreating’ women

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:57pm on July 06, 2020

    Singer-songwriter Ryan Adams has written a lengthy apology for his past behaviour, a year after he faced allegations of sexual misconduct, reports BBC. ‘There are...

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    Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone dies 

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:56pm on July 06, 2020

    Ennio Morricone, one of the world’s best-known and most prolific film composers, died in Rome on Monday at the age of 91. He composed the...

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    Britain to give $2 billion to virus-hit culture sector

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:55pm on July 06, 2020

    Britain will spend nearly $2 billion to help theatres, art galleries and other cultural institutions survive the coronavirus crisis, the government has said. The British...

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    Elton John honoured by Royal Mint

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:53pm on July 06, 2020

    Rock legend Elton John is to be commemorated on a £1,000 gold coin celebrating his musical legacy, reports BBC. He said it was a ‘fabulous...

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    Virtual show features songs, instrumental recital

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on July 06, 2020

    Leading and upcoming artistes entertained the audience performing songs and instrumental recital at a virtual programme organised by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Sunday. The academy...

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    Cinemas face reopening challenge

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:51pm on July 06, 2020

    Cinemas across the country are faced with the difficult challenge of reopening as COVID-19 infections and deaths continue to rise in the country. Cinemas shut...