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    Shiblee wins Magic Bauliana 2016 crown

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on May 16, 2017

    Shiblee Sadiq, form Rangpur, became the champion of folk music-based reality show Magic Bauliana 2016 at the grand finale of the contest which took place at the Aegis Training Centre at Savar, Ashulia on Sunday....

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    DU theatre students to stage Sajhbelar Bilap

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:04pm on May 15, 2017

    Students of theatre and performance studies department of Dhaka University will stage Sajhbelar Bilap at Natmandal of DU...

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    Shakib-starrer Rangabaj may not release in Eid

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:03pm on May 15, 2017

    The much-talked about big-budget film Rangbaj, starring Shakib Khan and Shabnam Bubly, may not release in the upcoming Eid-ul Fitr as its...

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    Group show depicts spirituality, feminism

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on May 15, 2017

    A group art exhibition featuring 28 artworks by three up and coming artists is underway at La Galerie of Alliance Française de Dhaka in...

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    District of Columbia contestant named Miss USA

    Reuters | Updated at 01:10pm on May 15, 2017

    A 25-year-old scientist representing the District of Columbia was crowned winner of the Miss USA pageant on Sunday, the second consecutive year...

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    Shambhu Acharya’s scroll paintings on display

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on May 14, 2017

    Shambhu Acharya, a torchbearer of a family tradition of 450 years of doing scroll paintings, is back with 41 eye-catching patachitras (scroll paintings) at a solo show now running at Gallery Chitrak in the capital....

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    Primary school cultural contest winners awarded

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:30pm on May 14, 2017

    Winners of a nationwide cultural contest for primary school students were awarded prizes at a programme held at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday...

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    Mrinal Sen retrospective underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on May 14, 2017

    A 5-day Mrinal Sen retrospective featuring the screening of films of the legendary Indian filmmaker commenced at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum in the capital city on Saturday....

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    Diverse Bangla songs presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on May 14, 2017

    Cultural organisation Mohiruho celebrated its 10th founding anniversary through a cultural show at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday....

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    Puppetry in Asia has religious connections: Stephen Thomas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:45pm on May 13, 2017

    The US-born actor-director Stephen Howard Thomas has been living in Thai capital Bangkok for over a decade for acting and working as a coordinator of a Thai puppet troupe...