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    DU theatre fest underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on February 23, 2017

    The weeklong theatre festival organised by Dhaka University’s theatre and performance studies department is underway at TSC auditorium of the university...

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    Samadhara poetry festival held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:22pm on February 23, 2017

    A poetry festival organised by literary magazine Samadhara was held at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    Britney Spears biopic slammed for blatant inaccuracies

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:18pm on February 22, 2017

    Singer Britney Spears’ fans have slammed TV network Lifetime for the unrealistic portrayals of the pop star as well as the blatant inaccuracies featured in her TV biopic ‘Britney Ever After’...

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    Jaya Ahsan, Shankhachil nominated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:09pm on February 22, 2017

    Bangladeshi actress Jaya Ahsan and an India-Bangladesh joint venture Shankhachil have been nominated in different categories at the Bangla Filmfare Awards, which is officially known as Filmfare Awards East in India...

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    Cultural troupes mark Int’l Mother Language Day

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:02pm on February 22, 2017

    Cultural organisations celebrated the International Mother Language Day on February 21 by organising various programmes across the country to pay tribute to the Language Movement martyrs and veterans...

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    National Museum holds recitation programme to mark Ekushey

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:20pm on February 22, 2017

    National Museum organised a recitation programme at its Sufia Kamal auditorium on Wednesday evening...

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    Hollywood actor Jamie Foxx target of racial slur in Croatia

    Associated Press | Updated at 02:55pm on February 22, 2017

    Croatian police have filed disorderly conduct charges against two people who allegedly used a racial slur to insult Hollywood actor Jamie Foxx in...

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    Angelina Jolie says ‘we’ll always be a family’ despite divorce

    Reuters | Updated at 02:22pm on February 22, 2017

    Angelina Jolie said on Tuesday she hoped her family would be stronger after her divorce from Brad Pitt, but that the actress still thinks of him...

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    Foreign artistes perform at Shaheed Minar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:24pm on February 21, 2017

    Artistes of different languages and from different countries celebrated the International Mother Language Day through performing in their respective mother languages at a programme at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Tuesday...

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    David Cassidy fighting memory loss, wants to 'enjoy life'

    Associated Press | Updated at 10:15am on February 21, 2017

    Former ‘Partridge Family’ star David Cassidy says he's struggling with memory loss...