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    David Bowie painting from donation bin up for auction

    Agence France-Presse . Montreal | Updated at 11:24pm on June 18, 2021

    A painting by British pop icon David Bowie recently discovered at a Canadian store that resells donated goods had frantic bidders lining up Tuesday for...

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    Live audience back in Milan fashion

    Agence France-Presse . Milan | Updated at 01:40pm on June 18, 2021

    Lights, camera, real live audiences – Milan fashion welcomes back actual people to its shows on Friday, a sign the industry is ready to start turning the page on virtual formats adopted during the pandemic...

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    Bangabandhu Youth Art Competition begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:20pm on June 18, 2021

    Dhaka OIC Youth Capital 2020-21 Bangabandhu Youth Art Competition began on Thursday through an online inaugural ceremony. The month-long virtual exhibition is featuring 100 selected...

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    Sunerah signs on for Ontarjal

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on June 18, 2021

    National Film Award-winning actress Sunerah Binte Kamal will play lead role in Dipankar Dipon-directed upcoming cyber-thriller film Ontarjal. The signing ceremony of the film was...

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    Bannya elected president, Bishwajit GS of Singers’ Association

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:07pm on June 17, 2021

    Renowned Rabindra Sangeet singer Rezwana Choudhury Bannya and acclaimed singer Kumar Bishwajit have been respectively elected the president and general secretary of Singers’ Association of...

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    French man accuses Netflix of racism over Islamist slur

    Agence France-Presse . Nice | Updated at 10:38pm on June 15, 2021

    A French man of North African origin has accused Netflix of racial discrimination for labelling him a radical Islamist in an action movie for which he was filmed without his knowledge, his lawyer...

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    20 films to get govt grant

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on June 16, 2021

    A list of government grant-winning films for the financial year 2020-21 was declared on Tuesday. A total of 20 upcoming films will receive TK 12 crore. The information and broadcasting ministry has...

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    Political elements make great literature: Mojaffor

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 11:24pm on June 16, 2021

    Fiction writer Mojaffor Hossain said that he considers fictions larger than life as fictitious characters give a glimpse into different aspects of life. He draws inspiration for his characters observing lived...