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    Theatre criticises political instability

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 10, 2018

    Theatre troupe Sangsaptak staged its popular play ‘Birth Fantasy’ criticising political instability on Friday at Experimental Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy....

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    Bangladesh short, docu film fest begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 10, 2018

    The second edition of Bangladesh Short and Documentary Film Festival kicked off amid fanfare and enthusiasm on Saturday at all 64 districts of the country....

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    Vanessa crowned Miss World

    Agence France-Presse . Sanya | Updated at 09:32pm on December 09, 2018

    A Mexican model and volunteer was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event on the tropical Chinese island of Hainan on Saturday....

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    Cheney biopic leads Golden Globe noms

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:09am on December 09, 2018

    ‘Vice,’ a biopic about Dick Cheney starring Christian Bale as the former US vice president, on Thursday earned the most Golden Globe nominations with six including best comedy film, as the race to the Oscars ramps up....

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    Sinatra auction fetches $9.2m in New York

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:08am on December 09, 2018

    It was definitely ‘All’ rather than ‘Nothing at All’ at a Frank Sinatra auction in New York, where items owned by the late icon and his fourth wife fetched $9.2 million, Sotheby’s said Friday...

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    Celebrity Gallery opens in Gulshan

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on December 09, 2018

    A new gallery named Celebrity Gallery opened on Friday in Gulshan....

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    TV professionals seek govt steps for better industry

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on December 09, 2018

    TV professionals comprising artistes, programme producers, directors and make-up artistes made five-point demand for the betterment of the industry at a press conference held on Saturday at Seminar Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy....

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    Anwar Hossain Foundation on cards

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on December 09, 2018

    Family members and friends of recently demised internationally renowned photographer Anwar Hossain are going to set up a foundation after his name to preserve his works....

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    Bangladesh Theatre celebrates 32nd anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:02am on December 09, 2018

    Theatre troupe Bangladesh Theatre is celebrating its 32nd founding anniversary through a three-day festival at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy....

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    Int’l crafts show begins at Shilpakala Academy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:01am on December 09, 2018

    An international crafts exhibition featuring crafts and sculptures by artists from 12 countries kicked off on Saturday at the National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy....