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    Subir Nandi cremated

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 09:00pm on May 08, 2019

    Noted singer Subir Nandi, who passed away at a Singapore hospital on Tuesday, was cremated at Sabujbagh crematory in the city on Wednesday...

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    Benegal to start shooting Mujib biopic in November

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New Delhi | Updated at 12:38am on May 08, 2019

    Filmmaker Shyam Benegal on Tuesday said he plans to start shooting of a film on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by November this year expecting to...

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    Tagore’s birth anniv today

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 12:15am on May 08, 2019

    The 158th birth anniversary of Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore will be observed today.Different cultural organisations have taken elaborate programmes to mark the great poet’s...

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    Modern sculpture meets ancient Greece in unique exhibition

    Agence France-Presse . Délos | Updated at 12:00am on May 08, 2019

    A stone’s throw from the Greek island of Mykonos lies Delos, an uninhabited islet a world away from its neighbour’s glamorous nightlife.It is there, on...

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    Fifteen cultural activists honoured

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:00am on May 08, 2019

    Barishal district Shilpakala Academy on Sunday honoured 15 seasoned cultural activists for their contributions to art and culture.The programme, organised at Barishal Ashwini Kumar Hall,...

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    Cultural orgs plan special programmes

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:00am on May 08, 2019

    Different government and cultural organisations will celebrate the 158th birth anniversary of Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore organising diverse programmes.The main celebration programme will be...

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    How the day was celebrated during Tagore’s lifetime

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on May 08, 2019

    Being the most renowned, iconic cultural and literary figure, Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore’s birth anniversary is now celebrated amid enthusiasm, proper and befitting programmes...

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    Departure of a golden voice

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on May 08, 2019

    With the passing away of Subir Nandi, the country has lost a revered singer whose contribution to Bangla songs is immense and who defined the...

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    Subir Nandi passes away

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:33am on May 07, 2019

    Renowned singer Subir Nandi passed away at a hospital in Singapore early Tuesday. He was 66.He breathed his last at around 4:30am Bangladesh standard time,...

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    Sydney tabloid appeals defamation award to actor Geoffrey Rush

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 12:00am on May 07, 2019

    Australia’s Daily Telegraph is appealing a defamation award to Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush which could cost the Sydney tabloid owned by Rupert Murdoch millions of...