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    Berlin film fest says safe to hold June outdoor edition

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 10:59pm on May 10, 2021

    Organisers of the Berlin film festival said Monday that pandemic conditions in the German capital had improved enough for them to hold a planned outdoor edition in June. The coronavirus outbreak forced the Berlinale, one of Europe’s top cinema...

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    Mosharraf Karim, Dipankar Dipon in quarantine in Jashore

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 10:02pm on May 10, 2021

    Popular actor Mosharraf Karim by along with his wife Robena Jui and director Dipankar Dipon was quarantined in a hotel in Jashore on their arrival from India during the Covid restriction slapped since ...

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    Bioscope offering Bir, Haldaa this Eid

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on May 10, 2021

    Streaming platform Bioscope is offering two Bangla films — Bir, starring Shakib Khan, and Haldaa, starring Mosharraf Karim, Nusrat Imrose Tisha, and Zahid Hasan — to entertain viewers during...

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    Putul wants to promote Nazrul among younger generation

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 11:07pm on May 10, 2021

    Popular singer Sajia Sultana Putul said that she wants to promote songs of national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam among the younger generation music lovers. She is currently working on an album featuring...

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    Art collectives dominate UK Turner Prize shortlist

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:02pm on May 08, 2021

    The 2021 Turner Prize jury has selected a shortlist made entirely from artist collectives for the first time, Tate Britain, which organises the award, announced...

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    Anup Bhattacharya dies

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on May 07, 2021

    Veteran singer-composer and freedom fighter Anup Bhattacharya died while undergoing treatment at Asgar Ali Hospital in the capital on Thursday night. He was 77. General...

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    Ed Sheeran to sponsor Ipswich shirt next season

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:47pm on May 07, 2021

    Four-time Grammy winner Ed Sheeran will be the shirt sponsor for his boyhood team Ipswich Town next season, the club announced on Thursday. The 30-year-old,...

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    Golden Globes voters approve sweeping reforms after racism row

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:49pm on May 07, 2021

    The scandal-hit organisation behind film and television’s Golden Globe Awards on Thursday voted for sweeping reforms after being slammed by Hollywood for its record on...