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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...

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    BBC reveals list of 100 Greatest Foreign Language Films

    Culture Desk | Updated at 04:06am on November 02, 2018

    Over the last three years the BBC Culture annual critics’ poll has become one of the most awaited film lists. The BBC Culture has turned...

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    Printmaking department holds annual art exhibition

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

    The weeklong annual art exhibition featuring artworks by students of Dhaka University’s printmaking department ended at Zainul Gallery of the university on Wednesday. The exhibition...

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    Shomoy Natyadal stages Shesh Sanglap

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:03am on November 02, 2018

    Theatre troupe Shomoy Natyadal staged its play Shesh Sanglap at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Wednesday. Shesh Sanglap, an adaptation of noted Egyptian playwright Tewfiq al-Hakim’s...

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    Kanjush wins awards in Canada

    Cultural correspondent | Updated at 04:01am on November 02, 2018

    Loko Natya Dal’s popular production Kanjush got two awards participating at the Liverpool International Theatre Festival held last week at the Nova Square in Canada.The...

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    Rafiqun Nabi: a painter and cartoonist

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 03:59am on November 02, 2018

    Rafiqun Nabi of Tokai fame has left a sinuous trail of creativity behind him as an accomplished watercolourist and oil-acrylic painter. At 75, he is...