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    Veeramahadevi’s posters featuring Sunny destroyed

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2018

    Posters of Sunny Leone’s multilingual period film Veeramahadevi were burnt down on Monday as it faced opposition from members of Karnataka Rakshana Vedike, who raised slogans along with burning her effigy....

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    Bangladesh is an important friend of China in South Asia

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2018

    The People’s Republic of China gives special importance to people-to-people contact and cultural exchanges with Bangladesh for which it launched the first Confucius Institute in South Asian region in Dhaka in 2006, says Dr Zhou Weiwei, a director of Confucius Institute....

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    A life given over to music

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2018

    Eminent traditional folk song exponent Kiran Chandra Roy has dedicated his life to the worship of music so ardently that his identity as a musician stands out over his other identities....

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    Anurag Kashyap steps down as MAMI’s board member

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who has been a member of the MAMI board ever since it was set up, has decided to step down as the board member of Mumbai Academy of the Moving Image (MAMI)....

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    Maharashtra's women commission issues notices to Patekar

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    Maharashtra State Commission for Women on Tuesday issued notices to actor Nana Patekar, producer Samee Siddiqui, choreographer Ganesh Acharya and director Rakesh Sarang taking note of a harassment complaint by Tanushree Dutta....

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    Fat, ugly women blaming men: Abhijeet

    Culture desk | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    Allegations made by actress Tanushree Dutta of sexual harassment by popular actor Nana Patekar during the shooting a film in 2008, has ignited a sensation nationally...

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    3-day art exhibition held at RU

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    Teachers and students of Rajshahi University fine arts faculty displayed paintings and sculptures portraying founding president of the country Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at a three-day art exhibition held on RU premises....

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    Star Cineplex awards 14 films

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    Star Cineplex awarded 14 Bengali films on the basis of their commercial success at its 14th anniversary celebration programme held on Monday at Basundhara City in Panthapath....

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    Sanaul’s photo show held in New York

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    Photographer Sanaul Haque displayed fifty photographs depicting the sufferings of Rohingya refugees at a day-long solo show held at Diversity Plaza’s Jackson Heights in New York, USA on September 30....

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    Macbeth staged at DU

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    Dhaka University’s theatre and performance studies department students staged William Shakespeare’s tragedy Macbeth on Tuesday at Natmondol of the university....

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