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    Tauquir’s Oggatonama wins ‘Best Screenplay’ in SAARC Film Festival       

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:52am on November 26, 2017

    Tauquir Ahmed achieved the best screenplay award for the film 'The Unnamed' (Oggatonama) in the SAARC Film Festival 2017, held in Sri Lanka's capital Colombo from 21 to 25 November...

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    Miss World Manushi Chhillar is ready for Bollywood

    Culture Desk | Updated at 09:40pm on November 25, 2017

    Manushi Chillar has brought back the glory to India after a long wait of 17 years by winning the Miss World pageant...

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    Matua community celebrates Nabanna in Barisal city

    Our Correspondent . Barisal | Updated at 09:39pm on November 25, 2017

    Matua Samprodaya, a sect of Hindu religion, celebrated Nabanna Utsab on Friday in Barisal city...

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    Poetry recitation evening held at Diponpur

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:38pm on November 25, 2017

    Recitation artistes entertained the audience at a poetry recitation evening held at Diponpur book shop in capital’s Elephant Road on Friday...

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    Tagore songs charm audience at AFD

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:37pm on November 25, 2017

    Up-and-coming singers- Ankhi Halder and Anushree Bhattachariya- entertained the audience singing popular Tagore songs at a musical soiree held at Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD) on Friday evening...

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    Ataur recalls his theatrical journey thru solo show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:28pm on November 25, 2017

    One of the most successful theatre director-actors of the country thespian Ataur Rahman presented a brief history of his theatrical journey at a solo show held at the studio theatre hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday...

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    EU to monitor implementation

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:19am on November 25, 2017

    European Union has said it will monitor the implementation of the instrument signed between Bangladesh and Myanmar on return of Rohingyas to Myanmar with attention in full compliance with international law....

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    16th Dhaka Int’l Film Fest in January

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 08:27pm on November 24, 2017

    The 16th edition of Dhaka International Film Festival (DIFF) will be held in Dhaka from 12 to 20 January, 2018....

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    Padmavati insured for Rs140 crores

    Culture Desk | Updated at 08:26pm on November 24, 2017

    The delay in release of Padmavati has led to a huge tension for Sanjay Leela Bhansali; however, it turns out that he already has a backup in case the film faces more trouble after its release in future....

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    Group photo show for gender equality

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 08:24pm on November 24, 2017

    A five-day photography exhibition titled ‘My Life, My Rights’ featuring photographs on gender-based violence or discrimination is going on at Drik Gallery in Dhanmondi in the capital...