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Bob Dylan breaks silence on Nobel Prize

Bob Dylan breaks silence on Nobel Prize

US singer-songwriter Bob Dylan says he accepts his Nobel Prize in literature, ending a silence since being awarded the prize earlier this month.

‘Nasima’: film on Bangladesh’s 1st woman surfer

‘Nasima’: film on Bangladesh’s 1st woman surfer

Documentary film ‘Nasima’ focused on the life of the first woman surfer in Bangladesh who won four consecutive times in National Championship.

Dhaka Int’l Folk Fest from Nov 10

Dhaka Int’l Folk Fest from Nov 10

The 3-day Dhaka International Folk Festival is scheduled to be held at Bangladesh Army Stadium in city from November 10.

Youth held for “Aynabazi” piracy

Youth held for “Aynabazi” piracy

A youth was detained from Dhaka on Wednesday night (October 26) for his alleged involvement in piracy of a Bengali movie ‘Aynabazi’.

‘Trolls’ beats ‘Jack Reacher’ at UK box office

‘Trolls’ beats ‘Jack Reacher’ at UK box office

‘Trolls’ has gone straight in at the top of the UK box office, beating Tom Cruise’s latest ‘Jack Reacher’ film.

Paul Beatty wins Man Booker Prize as first US author

Paul Beatty wins Man Booker Prize as first US author

Paul Beatty has become the first US author to win the Man Booker Prize with his racial satire The Sellout.

Kim Kardashian drops Paris robbery lawsuit

Kim Kardashian drops Paris robbery lawsuit

Kim Kardashian West has dropped a court case against a website that claimed she staged an armed robbery in Paris.

British comic book artist Steve Dillon dies

British comic book artist Steve Dillon dies

Steve Dillon, the legendary British comic book artist, known for his work on Preacher, Punisher, and 2000AD’s Judge Dredd has died aged 54.

Dylan’s Nobel silence ‘impolite and arrogant’

Dylan’s Nobel silence ‘impolite and arrogant’

Bob Dylan’s failure to acknowledge his Nobel Prize in literature is ‘impolite and arrogant’, according to a member of the body that awards it.

‘Bangla Festival’ in USA in 2017

‘Bangla Festival’ in USA in 2017

A two-day ‘Bangal Festival’ will kick off in Washington DC of USA on May 13 in 2017.

Tauqir’s film ‘Oggaytonama’ awarded in Italy

Tauqir’s film ‘Oggaytonama’ awarded in Italy

Popular Bangladeshi performer-cum director Tauqir Ahmed’s film ‘Oggaytonama’ was honored with Special Mention Award in Religion Today Film Festival in Italy’s Trento.

JK Rowling hints at Dumbledore return

JK Rowling hints at Dumbledore return

JK Rowling has hinted the character Albus Dumbledore will feature in future films in the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them series.

Janet Jackson confirms she is expecting first child

Janet Jackson confirms she is expecting first child

Singer Janet Jackson has officially confirmed she is expecting her first child, at the age of 50.

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature

The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2016 is awarded to Bob Dylan “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”.

Prince’s vault of unreleased music on sale

Prince’s vault of unreleased music on sale

Prince’s infamous “vault” of unreleased music is being shopped around record labels with a price tag of $35m, according to US reports.