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    People pay last respects to Habibullah Siraji

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 08:25pm on May 25, 2021

    State minister for cultural affairs KM Khalid, fourth from right, along with officials of the ministry places a floral wreath next to the body of...

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    Nazrul’s 122nd birth anniversary being observed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 03:45pm on May 25, 2021

    The 122nd anniversary of birth of the National poet Kazi Nazrul Islam is being observed today...

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    Kazi Nazrul Islam’s 122nd birth anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on May 25, 2021

    The 122nd anniversary of birth of the National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, also known as the rebel poet, will be observed today. Different government and...

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    Cultural orgs set to celebrate Nazrul’s birth anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 25, 2021

    Different government and cultural organisations are set to celebrate the 122nd anniversary of birth of the national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam today. Ministry of cultural...

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    Writer Ali Imam shifted to ICU

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on May 22, 2021

    Writer Ali Imam is undergoing treatment at the ICU of Ibn Sina Specialised Hospital in Dhanmondi. He was admitted to the hospital on Thursday. Secretary...

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    Wahid’s Gohin Dubir Machh available at bookshops

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on May 22, 2021

    Aspiring poet Wahid Rukon’s collection of poems entitled Gohin Dubir Machh is now available at different bookshops and online platforms. Gohin Dubir Machh contains 48...

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    Final le Carré thriller to be published in October

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:28pm on May 21, 2021

    A posthumous novel by John le Carré will be published in October to coincide with what would have been the master spy writer’s 90th birthday,...

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    Japanese author of famed ‘Berserk’ manga dies

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 05:04pm on May 20, 2021

    Kentaro Miura, a Japanese manga author known for his popular dark fantasy Berserk, has died at 54, his publisher announced Thursday, prompting an outpouring of...

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    PM gives Tk 10 lakh for Bulbul Chy’s treatment

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on May 19, 2021

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday provided financial assistance of Tk 10 lakh from her Relief and Welfare Fund to Ekushey Padak-winning fiction writer Bulbul...

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    Essay remains unfertile literary genre in Bangladesh: Razu Alauddin

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 10:21pm on May 19, 2021

    Poet, essayist and translator Razu Alauddin is the forerunner of Bangla Nano poetry. Apart from translating extensively from English and Spanish, he has also written...