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    Amra Teenjan premiered to audience acclaim

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 03, 2019

    Set in the 1920s in the then Purana Paltan, a small area of a still small city Dhaka, Buddhadev Bose’s Amra Teenjan is a romantic...

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    Climate change addressed thru art

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:00am on May 03, 2019

    An extensive public art project, titled WRAPture, by Bangladeshi American artist Monica Jahan Bose comprise sixty sarees with writings about climate change and other social....

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    Big Bang Theory cast get ready for final farewell

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on May 03, 2019

    As their beloved comedy nears its end, the cast of the ‘Big Bang Theory’ has left its mark on Hollywood history -- literally, as the...

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    Actor ATM Shamsuzzaman on life support

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:08am on May 01, 2019

    Veteran actor ATM Shamsuzzaman, who underwent a gallbladder surgery at Asgar Ali Hospital in the city on April 27, has been put on life support...

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    Elle Fanning, Lanthimos picked for Cannes jury

    Reuters . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    US actress Elle Fanning, French graphic novelist Enki Bilal and the Oscar-nominated director of ‘The Favourite’, Yorgos Lanthimos, will be among jury members at the...

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    Director John Singleton dead at 51

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    John Singleton, director of the ground-breaking 1991 movie about US inner city life ‘Boyz n the Hood,’ died Monday at the age of 51, his...

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    CuU students stage Din Badaler Pala

    CuU Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    Cumilla University-based theatre troupe CuU Theatre staged a play titled ‘Din Bidoler Pala’ marking the National Legal Aid Day on Sunday.The play was staged on...

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    US youth suicides up after Netflix show

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    Suicides by young Americans rose by nearly a third in the month following the 2017 debut of popular Netflix television drama series ‘13 Reasons Why,’...

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    Humayun Azad remembered

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    Ekushey Padak winning late eminent poet Professor Humayun Azad advocated progressive thinking and encouraged readers to have an open mind, said speakers at a seminar...

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    Subir Nandi flown to Singapore

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:40pm on April 30, 2019

    Ailing singer Subir Nandi, who was undergoing treatment at the ICU of the Combined Military Hospital in Dhaka city, has been flown to Singapore on...