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    Group show features local, foreign artists

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 03, 2018

    Local, foreign artists are displaying diverse artworks at an eight-day group show underway at Alliance Francaise de Dhaka in Dhanmondi.The show, titled ‘Soliloquies of the...

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    ITI celebrates 70th anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 03, 2018

    The Bangladesh Centre of International Theatre Institute is celebrating the 70th founding anniversary of ITI amid festivities.The organisation has arranged a three-day programme at National...

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    Bridging Beethoven with Indian ragas

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 04:18am on November 02, 2018

    Three classical musicians — two from France and one from India — recently visited Bangladesh to present two successive instrumental concerts in Dhaka and Chattogram...

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    Candi Staton diagnosed with breast cancer

    Culture Desk | Updated at 04:16am on November 02, 2018

    Candi Staton, the soul singer, at the age of 78 has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Famous for her hit Young Hearts Run Free, the...

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    Little Mix dragged into Cardi B vs Nicki Minaj feud

    Culture Desk | Updated at 04:14am on November 02, 2018

    The two rappers, Cardi B and Nicki Minaj’s feud has reignited on social media and this time Little Mix have been brought into it reports...

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    Olivia Colman royal drama The Favourite leads Bifa nominations

    Culture Desk | Updated at 04:12am on November 02, 2018

    Olivia Colman’s road to the Oscars will include a stop at this year’s British Independent Film Awards, where her new royal drama is up for...

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    Operation Jackpot on the cards

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:11am on November 02, 2018

    A liberation war-based film, titled ‘Operation Jackpot’, featuring gallantry and sacrifices of the naval commandos against the Pakistan navy’s assets in Chattogram, Chandpur, Mongla and...

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    Apu Biswas busy with stage shows

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 04:10am on November 02, 2018

    Once popular Dhallywood actress, Apu Biswas is currently busy with stage shows.She entertained Bangladeshi diaspora community living in South Korea and UAE and recently returned...

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    Asmani to hit cinemas today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:09am on November 02, 2018

    M Shakhawat Hossain directed film Asmani Asmani will hit cinemas today. Asmani is based on Palli Kabi Jasimuddin’s poem with the same name. The film...

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    Carole King calls new anti-Trump song ‘a call to action’

    Culture Desk | Updated at 04:08am on November 02, 2018

    To write an anti-Trump song, Carole King has come out of retirement. The first new music in seven years is a reworked version of her...