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    Artistes pay tribute to Rajanikanta Sen

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on September 14, 2020

    Artistes paid tribute to the late renowned poet, lyricist and composer Rajanikanta Sen in an online programme organised by Bangladesh Sangeet Sangathan Samannay Parishad on Sunday...

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    Actor Mohiuddin Bahar passes away

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:21pm on September 14, 2020

    Actor Mohiuddin Bahar, best known for his comedic skits on popular magazine programme ‘Ittyadi’ passed away Monday morning at the age of 73. His eldest son Moin Uddin informed...

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    Dhallywood mourns Sadek Bachchu

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 02:11pm on September 14, 2020

    National Film Award-winning actor Sadek Bachchu died on Monday while undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at the intensive care unit of Universal Medical College Hospital in Mohakhali. He...

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    ‘Nomadland’ wins top prize at Venice film festival

    Agence France-Presse . Venice | Updated at 09:42pm on September 13, 2020

    ‘Nomadland’ by director Chloe Zhao scooped the top prize at the Venice film festival on Saturday, the first woman to win the Golden Lion in...

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    Sadek Bachchu’s condition deteriorates

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:41pm on September 13, 2020

    The health condition of National Film Award-winning actor Sadek Bachchu, who is undergoing treatment at the Intensive Care Unit of Universal Medical College Hospital in...

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    Shah Abdul Karim remembered

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 09:40pm on September 13, 2020

    Radharaman Sangskriti Charcha Kendra paid tribute to the late folk bard Baul Shah Abdul Karim organising an online programme on Saturday. The event, titled ‘Shraddhanjali’,...

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    Mediocrity in recitation arena thriving during COVID-19

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 09:38pm on September 13, 2020

    Poet and recitation artiste Ravisankar Maitree said that the COVID-19 outbreak has brought to light the mediocrity in the recitation arena. The contagious viral disease...

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    Film actor Farooque flown to Singapore for treatment  

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:48pm on September 13, 2020

    Popular film actor and ruling Awami League lawmaker for Dhaka-17 Akbar Hossain Pathan Farooque was flown to Singapore at 7:30am on Sunday for medical treatment....

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    Berlin museum to return Aboriginal remains

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 11:02pm on September 12, 2020

    A German museum said Friday it would return the ancestral remains of indigenous Aboriginals to Australia, as European institutions face growing calls for a critical...

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    Month-long boat race under way in Pabna

    Mahfuz Alam . Pabna | Updated at 11:01pm on September 12, 2020

    A month-long boat race event commenced at Hadal Bangabandhu Beach area in Faridpur upazila of Pabna district on Friday. Nadira Yasmin Jolly, member of Parliamentary...