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    Bhul Swargo, Mohapatanga staged at Shilpakala Academy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 18, 2019

    Theatre troupe Sangskar Natyadal staged two allegorical plays depicting human nature at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Tuesday evening.The plays are Bhul...

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    South African musician Johnny Clegg dies at 66

    Reuters . Johannesburg | Updated at 12:00am on July 18, 2019

    South African singer and songwriter Johnny Clegg, one of the few white artists to openly confront the apartheid government in the late 1970s and 1980s,...

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    Foreign films trump local cinemas

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on July 18, 2019

    Due to shortage of new local films, cinemas across the country are screening foreign films to attract viewers.Only one local film Abbas was released after...

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    Channel-i to air Krishnapokkho today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 18, 2019

    Private TV channel Channel-i will air film Krishnapokkho, which is based on Humayn Ahmed’s novel, today.The film, directed by Humayun Ahmed’s widow Meher Afroz Shawon,...

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    Altaf Mahmud, Sheikh Luthfur Rahman recalled

    Md Mehedi Hassan | Updated at 12:00am on July 17, 2019

    Late eminent singers, composers and cultural activists Altaf Mahmud and Sheikh Luthfur Rahman were recalled through a commemorative programme held at Shawkat Osman Auditorium...

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    Seven to receive Shilpakala Padak 2018

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 17, 2019

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy will honour seven individuals with Shilpakala Padak 2018 for their contributions to numerous fields of art and culture. The names of Shilpakala Padak 2018 recipients were...

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    ‘Seinfeld’ actor Charles Levin found dead near trapped car

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on July 17, 2019

    Actor Charles Levin, who appeared in ‘Seinfeld,’ is believed to have died after his car became trapped along a remote road in the northwestern US state of Oregon, officials...

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    Luc Besson’s studio discussing rescue

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on July 17, 2019

    French film-maker Luc Besson’s loss-making studio EuropaCorp said Sunday it was in talks with US investment fund Vine Alternative Investments, one of its creditors, for it to take a major...

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