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    Venice Film Festival to host Netflix movies

    Reuters . Rome | Updated at 10:03pm on July 26, 2018

    From westerns to the space race and the latest offerings from Oscar-winning directors, this year’s Venice Film Festival will present a rich line-up of premieres, including a host of Netflix movies and an unfinished Orson Welles work, organizers said....

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    Three foreign films to hit cinemas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:56pm on July 26, 2018

    Shakib Khan-starrer Tollywood film Bhaijan Elo Re and two Hollywood films are going to hit cinemas across the country today....

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    Demi Lovato awake after suspected overdose

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 09:54pm on July 26, 2018

    US pop singer Demi Lovato, who has spoken openly about her history of drug and alcohol abuse, is awake after she was taken to a Los Angeles hospital on Tuesday suffering from a suspected overdose, according to media reports....

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    Abdul Alim’s 87th birth anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:30pm on July 26, 2018

    The 87th anniversary of birth of legendary folk singer Abdul Alim will be celebrated today

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    BBC agrees to pay Cliff Richard legal fees

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:16pm on July 26, 2018

    The BBC agreed on Thursday to pay within 14 days the legal costs of veteran British pop star Cliff Richard, after it last week lost...

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    15 artists to highlight heritage sites of Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:18pm on July 26, 2018

    A three-day performance art festival began on Thursday through presentation of eight artists highlighting the heritage sites of Dhaka. Fifteen artists participate at the festival...

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    Duet show depicts exploitation, urban life

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:16pm on July 26, 2018

    Artists Aminul Islam Ashik and Shimul Datta have addressed themes like power, exploitation and environmental issues in their duet show underway at Britto Arts Space...

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    ‘Abu Sayeed has enlightened people’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:15pm on July 26, 2018

    Founder of Bishwo Shahitto Kendro professor Abdullah Abu Sayeed has enlightened many people with progressive ideas, said speakers at a programme organised by the organisation...

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    Two Bangladeshi films win awards at London fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:19pm on July 25, 2018

    Two Bangladeshi films-Haldaa and Bhuban Majhi-won awards at the eight-day 19th Rainbow Film Festival, which ended in London on July 22....

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    Gloria Estefan awarded Spain’s gold medal for arts

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 09:16pm on July 25, 2018

    Gloria Estefan, the Cuban-American pop star who achieved worldwide fame in the 1980s, was honored by the Spanish government on Monday for her contribution to the arts....