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    Narrating Tagore’s promotion of Manipuri dance

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:06pm on August 05, 2018

    Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore played an active role in promoting and popularising Manipuri dance with the aim of developing a distinct dance style of the Bengali community....

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    Presenting Tagore as theatre theoretician

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:00pm on August 05, 2018

    A sui generis playwright Rabindranath Tagore developed a unique theatre style distinct from the western theatre style, which later inspired his followers to write and direct plays following the age old tradition of the region....

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    Nicki Minaj hunting for Chapman

    Agence France-Presse . New York, United States | Updated at 11:16pm on August 04, 2018

    Rapper Nicki Minaj said Wednesday that she is pushing back her new album as she desperately seeks to reach Tracy Chapman to clear a sample....

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    Chris Rock to star in new season of ‘Fargo’

    Reuters . Beverly Hills | Updated at 11:13pm on August 04, 2018

    Comedian Chris Rock will star in a fourth season of the FX network’s Emmy-winning crime drama ‘Fargo’ in a story about two 1950s crime families that have traded their eldest sons, the network announced on Friday....

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    Cultural orgs to observe Hiroshima Day tomorrow

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on August 04, 2018

    Cultural organisations will observe the tragic Hiroshima Day tomorrow by organising programmes at different venues to commemorate the deaths of hundreds of people in Hiroshima, Japan on August 6, 1945 following atom bomb attack by the US army....

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    Poems glorifying love and family bonding presented

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:11pm on August 04, 2018

    Poems glorifying love and family bonding were presented at a recitation show held on Friday at Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of Central Public library....

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    RU annual theatre festival ends

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 11:10pm on August 04, 2018

    A week-long theatre festival featuring five plays directed and performed by theatre department students of Rajshahi University ended on Friday....

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    Nirmalendu honoured with Farabi lit award

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:07pm on August 04, 2018

    Popular poet Nirmalendu Goon was honoured with Khan Mohammad Farabi Literature Award by Shahitya Academy at a programme held on Friday at Poet Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum....

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    Urge for freedom depicted thru art

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:05pm on August 04, 2018

    Sculptor Tejosh Halder Josh is displaying his wood and bronze sculptures depicting man’s desire to break free of restrictions and barriers at his second solo show underway at two venues of Edge Gallery....

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    Ariana Grande, Mendes to perform at MTV awards

    Agence France-Presse . New York, United States | Updated at 09:44pm on August 03, 2018

    Pop stars Ariana Grande and Shawn Mendes will be among the performers at the MTV Video Music Awards on August 20, the network announced Thursday....