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    Selim Al Deen’s death anniv observed

    Rakib Hasan and Shahadat Sumon | Updated at 10:56pm on January 14, 2021

    Late eminent playwright Selim Al Deen’s 13th death anniversary was observed through various programmes on Thursday. Drama and dramatics department of Jahangirnagar University, theatre troupe...

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    Pran Up begins campaign for cold-hit people

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:41pm on January 13, 2021

    Beverage brand `Pran Up’ has launched a campaign titled ‘Chhorai Bhalobashar Ushnota Season-3’ to help clod-stricken poor people. The campaign has been inaugurated through a program held...

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    Shilpakala holds cultural event, art camp at Shaheed Minar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on January 13, 2021

    Leading and promising artists of the country created artworks depicting the language movement and International Mother Language Day and artistes of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy presented cultural...

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    Selim Al Deen’s 13th death anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on January 13, 2021

    The 13th anniversary of death of the legendary playwright Selim Al Deen will be observed today. Different organisations have arranged programmes marking the day...

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    Padatik to premiere Prerona marking World Autism Awareness Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:27pm on January 13, 2021

    Theatre troupe Padatik Natya Sangsad – Bangladesh is going to premiere its 33rd production marking the World Autism Awareness Day 2021 on April 2, said a press release. The play, which has been written and...

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    Fazlur Rahman Babu’s Bhober Maya hits YouTube

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on January 13, 2021

    The music video of a spiritual song Bhober Maya rendered by actor-singer Fazlur Rahman Babu was released on YouTube on Tuesday noon. The music video, which was released on the official channel of...

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    Rare Tintin painting could break auction record

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:25pm on January 13, 2021

    An original painting by Tintin creator Herge could set a new record for a comic book sale when it goes to auction in Paris on Thursday. The online auction by Artcurial is widely expected to confirm the huge appetite for...

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    In conversation with Mostak Sharif

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 11:02pm on January 12, 2021

    Mostak Sharif mainly writes fictions and novels. He also pens poems and translates literary works. His writings began appearing in various little magazines and dailies back in the nineties...

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    Abdul Aziz to publish Gangabati Padmabati

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on January 12, 2021

    Aspiring writer Abdul Aziz’s first literary work Gangabati Padmabati is set to publish in February. The book will be published under the banner of Jaladhi. It contains eight short stories portraying...

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    Singer Habib ties knot for third time

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:37pm on January 12, 2021

    Popular singer and music composer Habib Wahid has tied the knot for the third time. Habib married Afsana Chowdhury a few days ago. His father renowned singer Ferdous Wahid confirmed...