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    Bangladesh Lekhika Sangha celebrates founding anniv

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on March 11, 2019

    Bangladesh Lekhika Sangha celebrated its 46th founding anniversary on Saturday at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangla National Museum.The organisation honoured poet Begum Razia Hosain with...

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    Al Mahmud recalled

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 07, 2019

    Late eminent poet Al Mahmud was not only one of the leading poets of Bangladesh but also one of the major litterateurs of the Indian...

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    International conference on Nazrul held

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 05, 2019

    Two American Nazrul scholars were honoured with special honorary award for their contributions to Nazrul research at an international conference on Sunday at Sufia Kamal...

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    Bangla Academy announces Gunijon Sahitya Puraskar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on February 28, 2019

    Bangla Academy has announced the winners of ‘Gunijon Sahitya Puraskar’ chosen from among the publishing houses participating at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair....

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    Discussion on Tagore-Nazrul held at IU

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2019

    A discussion on Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore and national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam was held at Birshrestha Hamidur Rahman Auditorium of Islamic University in...

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    Bangla Academy pays tribute to Belal Chowdhury

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 20, 2019

    Bangla Academy paid tribute to late Ekushey Padak winning poet Belal Chowdhury at a commemorative programme held at the open stage on Bangla Academy premises...

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    Jibanananda’s birth anniv celebrated in Barishal

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2019

    A three-day Jibanananda Festival marking the 120th birth anniversary of poet Jibanananda Das began at Brojomohun College in Barishal city on Saturday.Uttoron Sangskritik Sangathan, a...

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    Jibanananda Das’ 120th birth anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 17, 2019

    The 120th birth anniversary of Bengali poet Jibanananda Das will be observed today.Different organisations have chalked out special programmes marking the day....

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    A poet’s departure

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 09:34pm on February 16, 2019

    Any epithet for poet Al Mahmud is redundant, who wished to die on a peaceful, holy Friday in his touching poem Smritir Meghlabhore....

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    Bengal’s Spring Fest begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 14, 2019

    Renowned artist Rafiqun Nabi’s autobiography ‘Smritir Pathrekhay’ was launched on the opening day of the five-day spring festival styled ‘Phagun Shamirane’ on Bengal Boi premises...