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Monday, July 24, 2017, 10:50:40 AM
Emmy-winner calls for more Asians on TV

Emmy-winner calls for more Asians on TV

Netflix series Master of None has scored its first Emmy, with its co-writer calling for better Asian representation on screen.

Lata Mangeshkar to receive Bangabibhushan award

Lata Mangeshkar to receive Bangabibhushan award

To honor her contributions to Bengali songs, West Bengal government will confer this year’s ‘Bangabibhushan’ to legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar.

Sophia Vergara breaks TV earning record

Sophia Vergara breaks TV earning record

‘The Modern family’ star Sophia Vergara’s bank account has been bumped by $43 millions in last year making her the highest paid TV performer for the fifth consecutive year.

Philippines wins best film in Venice festival

Philippines wins best film in Venice festival

Philippines film The Woman Who Left, a black and white drama by director Lav Diaz, has won the Golden Lion for best film at the Venice Film Festival.

Screenplay writer Joseph no more

Screenplay writer Joseph no more

Country’s noted movie screenplay writer Joseph Shatabdi breathed his last at his Sirajganj residence early Thursday (September 7).

Lucky Akhand’s music video on YouTube

Lucky Akhand’s music video on YouTube

Legendary singer Lucky Akhand’s three most popular songs are scheduled to be released with music videos on Wednesday (September 07).

Tauqir wins ‘Best Director’ award in Kosovo film fest

Tauqir wins ‘Best Director’ award in Kosovo film fest

Popular Bangladeshi performer-cum director Tauqir Ahmed won award in best director category for his work ‘Oggaytonama’ in Kosovo Festival titled “The Goddess on the Throne”.

Jackie Chan awarded honorary Oscar

Jackie Chan awarded honorary Oscar

Action movie star, writer, director and martial artist Jackie Chan is to be given an honorary Oscar for his “extraordinary achievements” in film.

Shahid Qadri’s Janaza held

Shahid Qadri’s Janaza held

The namaj-e-janaza of one of the prominent post-1947 Bengali poets, Shahid Qadri, was held at Dhaka University (DU) central mosque after the Zuhr prayers on Wednesday (August 31).

Poet Shahid Qadri’s janaza after Zuhr prayers

Poet Shahid Qadri’s janaza after Zuhr prayers

The namaz-e-janaza of poet Shahid Qadri will be held at central mosque of Dhaka University (DU) after Zuhr prayers on Wednesday (August 31).

Shahid Qadri’s body reaches Dhaka

Shahid Qadri’s body reaches Dhaka

The body of Ekushey Padak winner USA expatriate poet Shahid Qadri has reached Dhaka on Wednesday morning (August 31).

Comedy legend Gene Wilder dies

Comedy legend Gene Wilder dies

US actor Gene Wilder, famous for his lead role in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, has died at the age of 83.

Bangladesh Book Fair in Kolkata begins Sept 1

Bangladesh Book Fair in Kolkata begins Sept 1

Bangladesh Book Fair in India's Kolkata is set to begin on September 1 and will continue till September 10.

Kazi Nazrul Islam’s 40th death anniv being marked

Kazi Nazrul Islam’s 40th death anniv being marked

The 40th death anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam is being marked across the country on Saturday (August 27).

Elaborate prog on Salman Shah’s 45th birth anniv

Elaborate prog on Salman Shah’s 45th birth anniv

The 45th birth anniversary of late Bangladeshi cinema superstar Salman Shah is set to be celebrated on September 29.