Monday, September 25, 2017, 05:01:39 AM
Life Song, a divine reply to Donald Trump

Life Song, a divine reply to Donald Trump

“Dear Atiqur, I know that you have a poetic mind. The lyrics of the song `Sometimes Somewhere’ is quite relevant now. This could be a divine reply to the recent activities of Donald Trump.”

Miss France, Iris Mittenaere, wins Miss Universe

Miss France, Iris Mittenaere, wins Miss Universe

Miss France is the new Miss Universe. Decked out in a gold-sequined gown, 24-year-old dental surgery student Iris Mittenaere beat 12 other finalists to take the crown. As Miss Universe, she will be campaigning for dental and oral care around the world...

No barrier to air Indian TV Channels

No barrier to air Indian TV Channels

The High Court on Sunday (January 29) sentenced that three Indian channels -- Star Jalsha, Star Plus, and Z-Bangla -- will be broadcasted in Bangladesh.

Elephant Man actor John Hurt dies

Elephant Man actor John Hurt dies

Sir John Hurt, the two-time Oscar nominated star of the Elephant Man, has died at the age of 77, his agent confirmed.

Shia LaBeouf arrested at his anti-Trump art show

Shia LaBeouf arrested at his anti-Trump art show

Actor and performance artist Shia LaBeouf has been charged with misdemeanor assault and a harassment violation after getting in a scuffle during a rally against Donald Trump early Thursday (January 26) morning...

Composer Kuti Monsur passes away

Composer Kuti Monsur passes away

Noted composer, lyricist and music director Kuti Monsur breathed his last due to old age complexities at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Tuesday night (January 24).

Bangla Academy Literary Award-2016 announced

Bangla Academy Literary Award-2016 announced

Bangla Academy has announced the names of seven recipients of Bangla Academy Literary Award-2016.

Salman Khan acquitted in firearms case

Salman Khan acquitted in firearms case

A court in India has cleared Bollywood star Salman Khan of keeping firearms illegally...

La La Land sweeps Golden Globes awards

La La Land sweeps Golden Globes awards

Hollywood musical La La Land has broken the record for the most Golden Globe Awards, winning seven prizes.

Bashundhara sponsors Metro Rail Project design exhibition

Bashundhara sponsors Metro Rail Project design exhibition

A Metro Rail Project design exhibition titled ‘Life Line for Dhaka’ sponsored by Bashundhara Cement has been kicked off in city’s Alliance Française on Friday evening (January 06)...

Bollywood actor Om Puri dies of cardiac arrest

Bollywood actor Om Puri dies of cardiac arrest

Om Puri, one of the most versatile actors in India and Padma Shri winner, has died at 66.

National Poetry Festival begins Feb 1

National Poetry Festival begins Feb 1

The 31st National Poetry Festival 2017 will kick off on February 1 at Central Library Chattar in Dhaka University (DU).

Bambi artist Tyrus Wong dies aged 106

Bambi artist Tyrus Wong dies aged 106

Tyrus Wong, the artist whose works inspired the Disney film Bambi, has died aged 106.

Poland buys da Vinci painting at discount

Poland buys da Vinci painting at discount

The Polish government has purchased a private art collection, including one of Leonardo da Vinci's most famous paintings, for a fraction of its value...

US actress Debbie dies grieving for daughter Carrie

US actress Debbie dies grieving for daughter Carrie

Debbie Reynolds, who starred opposite Gene Kelly in the 1952 musical Singin’ in the Rain, has died a day after the death of her daughter, Carrie Fisher.