"Relieved from a four-year-long depressing hiatus": Mostofa Sarwar Farooki

Dhaka, July 16 -- Acclaimed filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki said on Friday that with the release of his debut web series 'Ladies & Gentlemen', it feels to be relieved from his four-year-long absence ... Read More

Rehana Maryam Noor is one of the most powerful films from South Asia: Anurag Kashyap

Dhaka, July 16 -- Renowned Indian filmmaker Anurag Kashyap praised the much-talked-about Bangladeshi film 'Rehana Maryam Noor' in the first show at the 74th Cannes Film Festival, after watching the fi... Read More

Rehana Maryam Noor screened at Cannes amid standing ovation

Dhaka, July 9 -- Rehana Maryam Noor', a film directed by Bangladeshi director Abdullah Mohammad Saad, screened at the 74th Cannes Film Festival's prestigious 'Un Certain Regard' section on Wednesday. ... Read More

Chhayanaut pays tribute to Rabindra Sangeet legend Mita Haque

Dhaka, July 9 -- Country's prominent cultural institution Chhayanaut arranged an online cultural tribute on Saturday night, in respect of late Ekushey Padak winning late Rabindra Sangeet singer Mita H... Read More

ULAB organizes Week-long WURI Ranking Celebration

Dhaka, July 9 -- The University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB), the only university from Bangladesh that has been ranked in the global top 100 innovative universities in the 2021 World's Universiti... Read More

Bollywood legend Dilip Kumar dies

Dhaka, July 9 -- Legendary Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar died at a private hospital in India's financial capital Mumbai on Wednesday. He was 98. The 'Tragedy King of Bollywood' was admitted to the prem... Read More

Arts amid pandemic: 'An effective tool to preserve history for future'

Dhaka, July 2 -- Emphasising the importance of nurturing arts and culture for crafting a better society, junior Cultural Affairs Minister KM Khalid has said both have the infinite power to travel betw... Read More

'Sufia Kamal was a light beam of hope': Dr Biswajit Ghosh

Dhaka, June 25 -- Vice-Chancellor of Rabindra University Professor Biswajit Ghosh said that poet Sufia Kamal was a visionary, who illuminated the road that led women towards socio-economic empowerment... Read More

8 artists, 2 organisations to receive Shilpakala Padak 2019, 2020

Dhaka, June 18 -- Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy announced the names of 20 recipients for its prestigious Shilpakala Padak 2019 and 2020 Saturday. Eighteen cultural luminaries and two cultural organis... Read More

Bangladeshi artist wins international award

Dhaka, June 18 -- Bangladeshi artist Fawaz Rob's art work on the plight of Myanmar's displaced citizens, Rohingyas, has been voted the best entry among all participants at the PenhArt International ex... Read More