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    Joint-venture, Hollywood films to release today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on October 07, 2016

    Joint-venture film Prem Ki Bujhini and Hollywood biopic Queen of Katwe are going to hit a host of cinemas and multiplexes in the country today...

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    4 social dramas to be staged today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on October 07, 2016

    Four troupes from four district towns will stage four social dramas today as part of the ongoing National Theatre Festival 2016...

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    Rolling Stones to release first studio album in a decade

    Reuters | Updated at 05:45pm on October 06, 2016

    The Rolling Stones are expected on Thursday to announce their first studio album in a decade after teasing new music for days...

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    Anger over Bruce Lee biopic Birth of the Dragon

    BBC | Updated at 04:35pm on October 06, 2016

    Fans of Bruce Lee are criticising a new biopic of the late martial arts legend, accusing it of ‘whitewashing and burying’ his...

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    Application called for DIFF

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:14pm on October 06, 2016

    Application has been called from local filmmakers to participate in the 15th Dhaka International Film Festival scheduled for January 12-20, 2017 simultaneously at...

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    Prince Charles launches National Poetry Day with Heaney poem

    BBC | Updated at 02:13pm on October 06, 2016

    The Prince of Wales has been heard reading Seamus Heaney's poem The Shipping Forecast poem to mark...

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    Thriller songwriter Rod Temperton dies aged 66

    BBC | Updated at 01:34pm on October 06, 2016

    Rod Temperton, the British songwriter best known for Michael Jackson's Thriller and Rock With You, has...

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    Theatre activists demand salary grants

    Ziaul Hasan | Updated at 01:11am on October 06, 2016

    Theatre activists have demanded introduction of monthly remuneration packages for the financially-strapped stage actors and directors so that professionalism can be instilled into the theatre circles...

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    Afzal hosts commemorative programme on Syed Haq

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on October 06, 2016

    Actor-director Afzal Hossain has compiled, planned and anchored a commemorative programme titled ‘Hrid Kolomer Taney’ to pay tribute to poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haq, who died recently...

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    3 biographical plays to be staged Thursday

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on October 06, 2016

    Three biographical plays will be staged today as part of the ongoing National Theatre Festival 2016...