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    Recitation competition for aspiring artistes held

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2018

    Aspiring artistes recited poems penned by leading poets at the grand finale of a recitation competition held at the auditorium of Bishwa Sahitya Kendra on...

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    Hasan Azizul Huq conferred Sahitya-Ratna Sammanana

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:41pm on September 22, 2018

    The Ekushey Padak-winning writer Hasan Azizul Huq was conferred on the first Sahitya-Ratna Sammanana 2018 introduced this year by the IFIF Bank Limited to...

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    Kanthashilan artistes recite poems

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:06pm on September 15, 2018

    Kanthashilan organised a recitation show titled ‘Kabitar Asor’ at its office on Elephant road on Friday....

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    Posthumous Emmys love for Bourdain

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 09:00pm on September 11, 2018

    Late celebrity chef and writer Anthony Bourdain won six posthumous Emmys for his hit CNN travel series ‘Parts Unknown’ over the weekend, as the Television...

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    Bibhutibhushan’s birth anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 08:50pm on September 11, 2018

    Today marks the 124th anniversary of birth of one of the most popular Bengali novelists Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay, who is famous for writing wonderful narratives of...

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    Use of myths, traditions in Nazrul’s poems analysed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:51pm on August 31, 2018

    Kazi Nazrul Islam used elements from diverse myths, cultures, traditions and literary works to enrich his poems carrying non-communal messages, said speakers at a commemorative...

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    Artistes read from Mujib’s books

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 09:56pm on August 17, 2018

    Renowned recitation artistes read selected parts from two books authored by the founding president of the country Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at a programme held on...

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    Shamsur Rahman: a poet of urban sensibility

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 09:29pm on August 16, 2018

    Shamsur Rahman’s poetry can be seen as the most notable extension of the cosmopolitan and urban sensibility found in the poets of the 1930s and...

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    Sentimental poems recited

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:38pm on August 10, 2018

    Sorochito artistes and guest reciters paid tribute to Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by reciting sentimental poems at a programme held on Thursday at TSC auditorium of...

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    Presenting Tagore as theatre theoretician

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:00pm on August 05, 2018

    A sui generis playwright Rabindranath Tagore developed a unique theatre style distinct from the western theatre style, which later inspired his followers to write and...