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    'King of comedy' Neil Simon dies

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 07:32pm on August 28, 2018

    Neil Simon, the prolific and Pulitzer Prize-winning US playwright celebrated as the king of comedy who won more Oscar and Tony nominations combined than any...

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    Singer Habib acts in film

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 05:55pm on August 28, 2018

    Popular singer Habib Wahid will emerge as an actor through the musical short film titled ‘Abar Tui’. Habib will perform opposite model Ayesha Marzana in...

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    Concert for Bangladesh anniversary observed

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:00pm on August 28, 2018

    The Australian high commission in Dhaka joined a special programme called 'Music Buzz,' organised by the US embassy recently with talented Australian diplomats Amy Sheridan,...

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    Govt picks Shyam Benegal to make Mujib biopic

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 07:03pm on August 27, 2018

    The government has finally chosen eminent Indian film director and screenwriter Shyam Benegal to make a Bangla film on life and works of Father of...

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    Tamim paints French people, heritage

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 07:53pm on August 15, 2018

    Expatriate artist Tamim Jalilur Rabbi is displaying paintings depicting cosmopolitan country France, French people and heritage and at a fortnight solo exhibition ongoing at Abinta...

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    Faria pairs up with Shakib

    Tanzil Rahman | Updated at 06:37pm on August 08, 2018

    For the first time Nusrat Faria will pair up with Dhallywood superstar Shakib Khan. Though she made her silver screen debut back in 2015 and...

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    Duet show depicts exploitation, urban life

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:16pm on July 26, 2018

    Artists Aminul Islam Ashik and Shimul Datta have addressed themes like power, exploitation and environmental issues in their duet show underway at Britto Arts Space...

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    ‘Abu Sayeed has enlightened people’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:15pm on July 26, 2018

    Founder of Bishwo Shahitto Kendro professor Abdullah Abu Sayeed has enlightened many people with progressive ideas, said speakers at a programme organised by the organisation...

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    Runa Laila to receive Feroza Begum Memorial Gold Medal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:08pm on July 25, 2018

    Renowned singer Runa Laila, who received several awards at home and abroad, will be honoured with the Feroza Begum Memorial Gold Medal by Dhaka University....

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    Deneuve wins Japan's top art prize

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:26pm on July 24, 2018

    The veteran French actress Catherine Deneuve was awarded one of the world's most lucrative arts prizes Wednesday. The star of such classics as ‘The Umbrellas...