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    Recitation competition for aspiring artistes held

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2018

    Aspiring artistes recited poems penned by leading poets at the grand finale of a recitation competition held at the auditorium of Bishwa Sahitya Kendra on Saturday....

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    Ricketson to be deported

    Agence France-Presse . Phnom Penh , Cambodia | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2018

    An Australian filmmaker who received a royal pardon from Cambodia will be deported Saturday, immigration officials said, a day after he was released from a six-year sentence in a case Human Rights Watch has called ‘a ludicrous charade’....

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    Doob to represent B'desh at 91st Oscars

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:09pm on September 23, 2018

    Mostafa Sarwar Farooki’s Doob (No bed of Roses) has been selected as Bangladesh’s official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 91st Academy Awards, popularly known as Oscars...

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    Carrie gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles, United States | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2018

    Pop-country superstar Carrie Underwood on Thursday got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame -- the latest honor for the Grammy-winning onetime champion of TV reality show ‘American Idol....

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    Bob Seger hangs up guitar

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 02:05am on September 21, 2018

    Heartland rocker Bob Seger said Tuesday that he was retiring from touring, announcing final dates after a half-century career...

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    Barbados appoints Ambassador Rihanna

    | Updated at 05:27pm on September 22, 2018

    Rihanna is now Ambassador Rihanna, after her home country tasked her with promoting investment and tourism. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley said that...

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    Grand print show features local, Indian artists

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:56pm on September 22, 2018

    It is a great opportunity for the art-lovers to watch artworks by the eminent local and Indian artists under a roof at Galleri Kaya in...

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    Sarachitra promotes young artistes

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 04:54pm on September 22, 2018

    Ten young artistes recited poems with diverse themes at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday. Recitation troupe Sarachitra organised the...