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    Lack of initiative from government criticised

    Ziaul Hasan | Updated at 06:13pm on February 20, 2017

    Language Movement veterans have criticised the government for not taking effective programmes to celebrate International Mother Language Day globally to...

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    Kibria printmaking fair begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on February 20, 2017

    The sixth Kibria Printmaking Fair began at the Zainul Gallery of Dhaka University in the capital on Sunday afternoon...

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    SSJ’s Int’l Mother Language Day programme continues

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:59pm on February 16, 2017

    Sammilito Sangskritik Jote’s two-week cultural programme marking International Mother Language Day is underway at the Central Shaheed Minar...

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    20 troupes present dance recitals at Shilpakala Academy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:57pm on February 16, 2017

    Twenty leading dance troupes entertained the audience presenting classical, contemporary and folk dance recitals at Nandan Mancha of...

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    2-day performance art fest begins today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:54pm on February 16, 2017

    A two-day performance art festival featuring 14 performance arts will begin today at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, said the organisers at...

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    Tirjak to organise 5-day fest marking Ekushey in Ctg

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:14pm on February 15, 2017

    Chittagong-based theatre troupe Tirjak Natya Dal will observe the International Mother Language Day organising a 5-day festival at...

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    Rafiq Azad remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on February 14, 2017

    The Ekushey Padak winning poet Rafiq Azad was remembered on his 75th birth anniversary at a commemorative programme held on Monday at Bangla Academy...

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    Adele sweeps Grammy awards

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:19pm on February 13, 2017

    Adele swept the Grammy Awards on Sunday, taking home statuettes for the top prizes - album, record and song of the year - in a...

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    A riot of colour as country hails spring

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 06:44pm on February 13, 2017

      With Pahela Phalgun ushering in the season of spring in a display of colours, the country on Monday observed Basanta Utsab with flowers, poems...

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    Humayun Faridee’s 5th death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:49pm on February 12, 2017

    The celebrated actor Humayun Faridee’s fifth anniversary of death will be observed today. Through his illustrious and multifaceted...