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    Fawaz’s ‘Dhaka I Love You’ in Paris

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:32pm on September 25, 2018

    The Gallery in Montmartre in French capital of Paris has organised the solo painting exhibition by Bangladeshi artist Fawaz Rob. The exhibition — Dhaka, I...

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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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    Fukunaga to direct next James Bond film

    Reuters . London | Updated at 03:37pm on September 20, 2018

    Cary Joji Fukunaga, known for directing the first season of American crime drama True Detective, has been picked as the director for the next installment...

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    Shahabuddin put Bangladesh on global art map

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:25pm on September 12, 2018

    Internationally renowned Bangladeshi artist Shahabuddin Ahmed has put Bangladesh on the global art map by his distinctive works, said discussants at a programme held on...

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    Sayed depicts destruction of nature on jute hessian

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:24pm on September 12, 2018

    Artist Kazi Sayed Ahmed has addressed destruction of environment and nature in his experimental works on jute hessian on display at his seventh solo show...

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    Three-day drama fest ends at DU

    Our Correspondent . Dhaka University | Updated at 07:40pm on September 11, 2018

    The three-day Dhaka University Natya Sangsad Natyautsab ended on Tuesday with staging of Telescope staged by an Indian troupe Anandan Theatre at Dhaka University’s TSC...

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    Contemporary socio-political ambiance satirised

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 07:38pm on September 11, 2018

    A group art show, going on at the Britto Arts Trusts on Green Road, displays artworks by 18 artists those satirise the contemporary political, social...

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    US rapper Mac Miller dies at 26

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:25am on September 08, 2018

    Mac Miller, a rapper from Pittsburgh whose debut album topped the charts in 2011 after his upbeat style gained a following online and who previously...

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    Berlinale Spotlight begins in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:57pm on September 03, 2018

    A five-day programme titled ‘Berlinale Spotlight Bangladesh’ aiming at connecting the Berlin International Film Festival with local filmmakers and producers began on Monday at Goethe-Instut...

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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...