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    Roy Horn, of magical duo Siegfried and Roy, dies

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:58pm on May 09, 2020

    Roy Horn, half of Las Vegas illusionist duo Siegfried and Roy, died Friday of complications from the coronavirus. He was 75. Known for his work...

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    Shilpakala launches campaign to promote cultural practices

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:56pm on May 09, 2020

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy has launched a new online campaign recently to promote cultural practices among the masses during the coronavirus pandemic. The initiative titled ‘Art...

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    Madonna says she has had COVID-19

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:06pm on May 08, 2020

    Madonna said Thursday she has recovered from the coronavirus which forced her to pull out of a string of concerts in Paris in February and...

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    Online events, TV programmes pay tribute to Tagore on birth anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on May 08, 2020

    Different government and cultural organisations paid tribute to Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore on his 159th birth anniversary through online and TV programmes on Friday amid...

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    Guns N’ Roses frontman blasts US Treasury secretary

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:00am on May 08, 2020

    US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin is tussling with economic meltdown, China tensions, an irascible boss and now... an attack by the swearing, raging frontman of...

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    All set to celebrate Tagore’s birth anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 08, 2020

    Different organisations will celebrate the 159th birth anniversary of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore today organising online cultural shows and TV channels will telecast special programmes...

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    Tagore’s creations inspire us in crisis: Sadi Mohammad

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on May 08, 2020

    Rabindranath Tagore’s treasure trove of creations includes gems, which the Nobel laureate penned responding to the death of a loved one from natural causes or pandemic, inspiring generations to not...

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    Tom Cruise to film in space

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 11:34pm on May 06, 2020

    Tom Cruise will film his next Hollywood blockbuster on location -- 250 miles up in the air and orbiting the Earth once every 90 minutes. ...

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    Subir Nandi’s 1st death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 07, 2020

    Today is the first death anniversary of Ekushey Padak and National Film Award winning singer Subir Nandi, whose contribution to Bangla songs made him a...

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    Aspiring artists hit hard by COVID-19: Kanak Chanpa

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:27pm on May 06, 2020

    Acclaimed artist Kanak Chanpa Chakma observed that many young and aspiring artists have been hit hard in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic as art galleries...