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    Tariq Anam Khan: Through Othello and other tales of success

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 11, 2019

    An actor whose craft was honed on the theatre, Tariq Anam Khan always exuded an aura of classicism and resilience. He got his break as...

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    R&B singer R Kelly gets May 2020 trial date

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    Singer R Kelly will face a May 18 trial on charges that he recruited underage girls and women to have sex with him, isolating them...

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    Shows on Netflix this week

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    A number of original movies, shows, and specials are set to debut on Netflix. The following is the schedule of shows that will premiere on...

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    Opera star Placido Domingo resigns from LA Opera

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    Legendary opera singer Placido Domingo, who is facing myriad sexual harassment accusations, announced Wednesday that was resigning as general director of the Los Angeles Opera,...

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    Iran displays 300 ancient clay tablets returned by US

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    The National Museum of Iran opened on Wednesday an exhibition of around 300 cuneiform clay tablets returned from the United States after a drawn-out legal...

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    Nobel buzz for Greta and literature duo

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    Experts are cautious, but bookies are tipping teenage climate campaigner Greta Thunberg for the Nobel Peace Prize next week, while two literature laureates will be...

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    Rani Mukerji enacts fearless cop

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    Famous Bollywood actress Rani Mukerji is playing Shivani Shivaji Roy, a fearless cop, in the upcoming film Mardaani 2. The actress, dressed in khaki, will...

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    Aishwarya to dub Jolie’s character

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    Hollywood dark fantasy film Maleficent’s sequel is going to hit the theatres soon. Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is going the dub Angelina Jolie’s character...

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    Three troupes stage plays

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    Dhaka University-based DU Natya Sangsad regularly arranges programmes for promoting theatre practices among students of the university. The organisation held its annual theatre event ‘Guardian...

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    Theatre stages Draupadi Parampara

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    Renowned theatre troupe Theatre staged its acclaimed production Draupadi Parampara at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday. The play, written and directed...

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