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    'Free Fire' cast bond over moustaches and medallions

    Reuters | Updated at 11:46am on October 17, 2016

    South African actor Sharlto Copley said the cast of 'Free Fire' revelled in the chance to wear 1970s outfits and don chest and facial hair for...

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    Jewel Aich to perform magic tricks in Australia

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:58pm on October 16, 2016

     Celebrated magician Jewel Aich is all set to perform magic tricks at several solo shows in Australia. Aich will perform in two shows at the...

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    Asian Art Biennale important to Japanese artists: Toyomi Hoshina

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 06:52pm on October 16, 2016

    The Asian Art Biennale that Bangladesh has been organising since 1981 carries special significance for the Japanese artists and curators as many contemporary master artists...

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    DUMA wins Delhi mime contest

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 06:34pm on October 16, 2016

    Dhaka University Mime Action, a DU-based mime troupe, bagged the first position at a mime contest held as part of an international cultural festival at...

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    17th Asian Art Biennale to be ‘unique,’ say organisers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:27pm on October 16, 2016

    Members of the primary selection committee of the 17th Asian Art Biennale said the month-long event, scheduled to begin on December 1, would be ‘unique’...

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    Lalon’s 126th death anniversary today

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:12am on October 16, 2016

    Today is the 126th death anniversary of Fakir Lalon Shah, the most prominent figure in the baul tradition...

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    Tapan Hafiz gets Tanushree award

    Cultural Correspondent /Monwarul Islam | Updated at 09:51pm on October 15, 2016

    Actor-director Tapan Hafiz has received the Tanusree Padak 2016 for his work in the theatre...

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    Madonna named Billboard's Woman of the Year

    Culture Desk | Updated at 09:28pm on October 15, 2016

    When the 11th annual Billboard Women In Music event hits New York City this winter, royalty will be present...

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    ‘Rajar Chithi’ depicts Tagore devotee’s life

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 05:09pm on October 15, 2016

    A theatre production featuring a Rabindranath Tagore devotee’s determination to fight injustices was premiered on Friday at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Nat’l museum recalls Syed Shamsul Haq

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 04:35pm on October 15, 2016

    Bangladesh National Museum organised a programme to commemorate the recently demised poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haq at the Begum Sufia Kamal Auditorium on Saturday...