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    ‘Modern Machu Picchu’ wins RIBA architecture prize

    BBC | Updated at 05:04pm on November 24, 2016

    A university building in Peru designed by a female-led Irish firm has won the first Royal Institute of British Architects global architecture...

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    Papia Sarwar honoured

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:45am on November 24, 2016

    Renowned Rabindra Sangeet singer Papia Sarwar was honoured with the lifetime achievement award for her contribution to music on Tuesday at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum. ..

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    Songs composed by the Tagore family presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:44am on November 24, 2016

    Local and Indian artistes entertained the audience presenting songs penned and composed by Rabindranath Tagore and members of his family on Tuesday at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. ..

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    Bengal Classical Music Festival begins today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:42am on November 24, 2016

    The five-day Bengal Classical Music Festival, one of the biggest classical music events in South Asia, begins today at Army Stadium. The programme will begin in the evening with the dance recitals by eminent dancer Sharmila Banerjee and her troupe based on different genres of classical forms...

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    Jamal Ahmed revisits his favourite themes

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 02:38am on November 24, 2016

    Noted artist Jamal Ahmed has revisited his favourite themes in his latest paintings that are now on display at the Edge Gallery in Dhaka.

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    9th edition of Chobi Mela begins February 3

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:31am on November 24, 2016

    The ninth edition of Chobi Mela, the international festival of photography, will begin on February 3, 2017 with participation of 27 artists and 10 fellows from 16 countries of the world...

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    Brad Pitt ‘will not be charged’ after FBI investigation

    BBC | Updated at 03:53pm on November 23, 2016

    Actor Brad Pitt will not be charged with any crime after an investigation into allegations involving one of his children...

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    Sumon releases first instrumental album

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:47pm on November 22, 2016

    Noted bassist-singer Saidus Salehin Khaled, popularly known as Sumon, has recently released online his first album of instrumental...

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    Counter Foto celebrates 4th founding anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:44pm on November 22, 2016

    Photography agency Counter Foto is celebrating its fourth founding anniversary through a six-day programme comprising an exhibition, seminar...

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    Group art exhibition underway at Zainul Gallery

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:41pm on November 22, 2016

    A five-day exhibition of paintings by artists emerging from a nationwide competition is underway at the Zainul Gallery of the Faculty of...