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    Doris Day auction to feature animal artifacts, Golden Globe awards

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    Doris Day’s four Golden Globe awards, her piano, and a collection of her gowns are among 800 items going up for auction next year, along...

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    George Michael returns with new song

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    A new track recorded by George Michael in his last studio sessions before his 2016 death was released on Wednesday, in which the late British...

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    Edna O’Brien picks up French prize for Boko Haram book

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    Veteran Irish writer Edna O’Brien was honoured with a special prize Tuesday after her latest novel narrowly missed out on France’s Femina award for foreign...

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    ‘Spinal Tap’ creators settle lawsuit with Vivendi’s UMG

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    Harry Shearer, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Rob Reiner, creators of mock rock music documentary ‘This is Spinal Tap’, said they had resolved a dispute...

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    Vienna orchestra celebrates 50th birthday with new woman chief

    Agence France-Presse . Vienna, Austria | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    When Vienna’s ORF Radio Symphony Orchestra marks its 50th anniversary with a special concert on Wednesday, it will be under the baton of its new...

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    Upcoming releases on Netflix next week

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on November 07, 2019

    A number of movies and shows, including Netflix originals and specials, will premiere on the streaming platform in the next seven days. The following is...

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    Konttho, Begum Jaan to hit cinemas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    Local film Begum Jaan and Indian Bengali film Konttho are going to hit local cinemas today. Begum Jaan has been written and directed by Mohammad...

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    Utsho Natyadal stages Idara, Lebas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    Theatre troupe Utsho Natyadal staged two plays Idara and Lebas at Studio Theatre Hall of Bagladesh Shilpakala Academy on Wednesday. Idara has been written by...

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    I am looking forward to visiting Bangladesh again: Thibault Cauvin

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    French guitarist Thibault Cauvin, who has performed in 120 countries across the globe, is currently visiting Bangladesh. The artiste enchanted the Dhaka audience at a...

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    Curtain lifts on Dhaka Lit Fest

    Karoby Shihab | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    The ninth edition of Dhaka Lit Fest began on Thursday at Bangla Academy premises. State minister for cultural affairs KM Khalid, director general of Bangla...

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