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    Mofidul Hoque, Aly Zaker receive Altaf Mahmud Padak

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on August 31, 2017

    Noted researcher-essayist Mofidul Hoque and thespian Aly Zaker received Altaf Mahmud Padak for their contribution to their respective fields at a programme held at Sufia...

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    ‘Today’s dancers are more privileged’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on August 25, 2017

    Eminent dancer Rahiza Khanom Jhunu said female dancers can easily pursue a dance career these days. Besides, she also talked about the contemporary dance scene...

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    Poems of monsoon presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on August 23, 2017

    Poems of eminent poets glorifying the monsoon season were presented at a programme at Shawkat Osman Memorial Hall of Central Public Library in the capital...

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    Installation art depicts August 21 grenade attack

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:36pm on August 22, 2017

    An installation art show depicting the horrors of the grenade attack which took place on August 21, 2004 is currently ongoing on Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Sangbritta holds recitation show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:18pm on August 19, 2017

    Popular recitation organisation Sangbritta organised a recitation programme at Shawkat Osman Memorial Hall of Central Public Library on Friday...

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    Hoque, Zaker to receive Altaf Mahmud Padak

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 19, 2017

    Renowned researcher-essayist Mofidul Hoque and actor Aly Zaker have been named recipients of Altaf Mahmud Padak this year...

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    Shishu Academy observes Nat’l Mourning Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:11pm on August 16, 2017

    Bangladesh Shishu Academy observed the National Mourning Day through a programme featuring poems, discussions and music at its auditorium on Tuesday...

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    Neha Dhupia meets with an accident, crowd tries to take selfies

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:10pm on August 13, 2017

    Neha Dhupia on Saturday met with an accident on her way to the airport in Chandigarh...

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    Rabindranath’s 76th death anniversary being observed

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:05am on August 06, 2017

    The 76th death anniversary of the Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore is being observed. Different organisations are holding...

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    Shilaidah Kuthibari to get tourist facilities

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:06pm on August 05, 2017

    The historic Shilaidah Kuthibari in Kustia, known as the country house of the Tagore family where Rabindranath Tagore often spent time, will be turned into...