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    Teleplays should be audience-oriented

    Md Mehedi Hassan | Updated at 12:00am on August 16, 2019

    Acclaimed TV actor Ahsan Habib Nasim, also the general secretary of Actors’ Equity, said that making audience-oriented teleplays that they can relate to is a...

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    Ayub Bachchu’s 57th birth anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 16, 2019

    Today is the 57th birth anniversary of late legendary singer, composer and guitarist Ayub Bachchu, who founded the popular band Love Runs Blind in 1991....

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    Arlo Guthrie reflects on Woodstock experience

    Agence France-Presse . Great Barrington | Updated at 12:00am on August 16, 2019

    Performer Arlo Guthrie doesn’t remember sleeping or eating during 1969’s Woodstock festival, nor does he remember whether he took any drugs. He does remember walking...

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    Mohakal to stage Sraban Tragedy today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 15, 2019

    Theatre troupe Mohakal Natya Sampraday will stage a show of Sraban Tragedy at the auditorium of Officers’ Club, Dhaka today. Written by Anan Zaman and...

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    Syed Waliullah’s 97th birth anniv today

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:00am on August 15, 2019

    Today is the 97th birth anniversary of late Ekushey Padak winning novelist, short story writer and playwright Syed Waliullah. Syed Waliullah was born on August...

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    Actor Peter Fonda dies at 79

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 01:13pm on August 17, 2019

    United States actor Peter Fonda, whose starring role in classic road movie Easy Rider made him a symbol of 1960s counterculture, died Friday aged 79 at his Los Angeles home following a battle with lung cancer, his family said...

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    Domingo defends himself against sexual harassment claims

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on August 15, 2019

    Opera great Placido Domingo defended himself against multiple allegations of sexual harassment Tuesday, insisting that he believed all interactions and relationships throughout his long career ‘were...

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    Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth to separate

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on August 15, 2019

    Pop star Miley Cyrus and her husband actor Liam Hemsworth have agreed to separate after less than a year of marriage, People magazine has reported....

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    CBS, Viacom agree to merge 

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on August 15, 2019

    After some false starts, CBS and Viacom announced Tuesday they will combine to form the latest media empire in a wave of mergers driven by...

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    People’s poet Sukanta’s birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 15, 2019

    Today is the 94th birth anniversary of poet Sukanta Bhattacharya, who is known for his peoms  celebrating socialist thoughts, patriotism and humanism. Sukanta was born...

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