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  • WOW Dhaka 2019 concludes

    The first ever Women of the World (WOW) festival in Dhaka recently ended at the Bangla Academy premises with a concluding ceremony, followed by an energetic concert.

  • Egiya Jawar Nei Mana - Seven Spectacular Screenings

    The Bangamata U 19 Women's International Gold Cup 2019 is an international football tournament arranged for the first time in Bangladesh, exclusively for women. It is scheduled to kick off from April 22.

  • Remembering Abdul Hai Mashreki

    Marking the memorable occasion of folk poet Abdul Hai Mashreki's 100th birth anniversary, Jagannath University organised a discussion session and cultural programme yesterday at their campus.

  • Art Festival 2019 Gazipur ends on a high note

    The four-day long art festival, from March 27 - 30, came to an end yesterday with the opening of the grand exhibition of artworks by both prominent and promising artists, on themes ranging from nature to urbanisation, contemporary to classical, festivity to celebration of life and culture.

  • A plethora of artistic creations

    A plethora of artistic creations

    It is a wonderful experience for all the participating artists, artisans, cultural activists, journalists, students and the local inhabitants to

  • Hamidur Rahman Puroshkar 2018 conferred

    Hamidur Rahman Puroshkar 2018 conferred

    In remembrance of the eminent architect and artist Hamidur Rahman, who designed the Central Shaheed Minar, his family established

  • A new horizon in the realm of art

    Ushering in a new horizon in the realm of art, the four-day (March 27-30) long Second Charukala Utshab 2019 Gazipur is in full swing.

  • Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy celebrates INDEPENDENCE DAY

    Marking the memorable day of our nation's independence, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) arranged a day-long programme at two different venues on March 26.

  • 10th Rong Tulite Muktijuddho held

    To observe the 49th Independence Day of the nation, Channel i, in association with IFIC Bank, organised the programme titled, '10th IFIC Bank-Channel i Rong Tulite Muktijuddho' at the premises of Channel i, featuring an art camp on the Liberation War of Bangladesh.

  • Art competition for children held in Mymensingh

    Marking the Independence Day celebrations, Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin Sangrahashala organised a painting competition for children at their premises. The little ones painted pictures highlighting the struggles for freedom during 1971.

  • Charukala Utshab 2019

    Charukala Utshab 2019 Gazipur begins today

    A press conference was held yesterday in this regard at the Department of Graphic Design, Faculty of Fine Art, University of Dhaka,

  • Runway

    'Runway' screened in Manikganj to create awareness about violent extremism

    Runway was screened at Kakna High School, Manikganj on Saturday, with an aim of creating awareness about violent extremism.

  • Latai honours distinguished poets

    Latai organised a prize-giving ceremony for the third consecutive year, titled, 'Chhorashahitto Puroskar Prodan Anushthan' on March 23 at Bishwo Shahitto Kendro, where poets were awarded for their noteworthy literary works in 2017 and 2018 under different categories.

  • Star Melodies to present 'Muktijoddhar Priyo Gaan' today

    Star Melodies, an initiative of The Daily Star to promote Bangla music, will host a special musical programme, titled, Muktijoddhar Priyo Gaan today, commemorating our Independence Day. It will be held at The Daily Star Bengal Arts Precinct of The Daily Star Centre at 6 pm.

  • 'NOHI DEBI NOHI SHAMANNYA NARI' celebrates the spirit of Chitrangada

    A one-hour dance drama, 'Nohi debi nohi shamannya nari', that potrays the multiple personas of the mythological princess warrior, Chitrangada, was recently staged at Chhayanaut Cultural Centre.

  • Aarong launches exclusive app

    Aarong launches exclusive app

    Aarong, Bangladesh's premiere lifestyle retailer, recently launched an exclusive app at a special event in the presence of media and 'My

  • Cinema halls to be in hiatus

    During a press conference held yesterday morning at Dhaka Reporters Unity, the authorities of Bangladesh Motion Picture Exhibitors Association stated that without the intervention of the

  • 12th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh concludes

    The 12th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh, organised by Children's Film Society (CFS) Banghladesh, concluded recently at the Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of the Central Public Library.

  • Amishee

    Celebration of Women's Day at Amishee

    Amishee, an exclusive fine jewellery brand of Bangladesh, celebrated International Women's Day 2019 at their outlet on International Women's Day.

  • Sangeet Shammelan

    Jatiya Rabindra Sangeet Shammelan starts with grandeur

    Organised by the Jatiya Rabindra Sangeet Parishad, the 38th Jatiya Rabindra Sangeet Sammelan was held at the premises of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.

  • Obhinoy Shilpi Shongho election on April 19

    Preparations are underway with the biennial elections approaching for the Obhinoy Shilpi Shongho. A new committee will be elected, who will take the responsibilities from the current committee, recently hosted the annual general meeting.

  • 'Nazrul Studies in America' hosted by Kabi Nazrul Institute

    Professor Winston Langley (L), former Vice President of the University of Massachusetts, speaks at "Nazrul Studies in America”, a programme hosted by Kabi Nazrul Institute.

  • Don McCullin

    'Don McCullin – The Impossible Peace' by Robert Pledge at Chobi Mela X

    A programme titled 'Don McCullin - The Impossible Peace' was conducted by Robert Pledge on the second day of the Chobi Mela X, at Goethe-Institut Bangladesh.

  • Two-day  fashion  fair begins today

    Two-day fashion fair begins today

    Fashion Design Council of Bangladesh (FDCB) organised a fashion fair from March 1 – 2. Renowned fashion designers from across the

  • TRESemmé Bangladesh Fashion Week 2019 concludes

    The biggest fashion event in the country, TRESemmé Bangladesh Fashion Week 2019, recently concluded at the International Convention City, Bashundhara.

  • SHAKTI to perform at Pan Pacific Sonargaon

    Music lovers in Dhaka are set to witness a brilliant performance by SHAKTI, a renowned fusion band which combines elements of traditional Indian music with elements of jazz.

  • IGCC celebrates spring in Chhayanaut

    An Indian and Bangladeshi collaborative lyrical-musical-dance ensemble, titled Madhur Basanta, was recently held at the main auditorium of Chhayanaut. Indira Gandhi Cultural Center (IGCC), in collaboration with Indian High Commission, Bangladesh, organised the event to celebrate spring in Bangladesh.

  • TRESemmé Bangladesh Fashion Week to begin on February 23

    TRESemmé has owned the fashion platform in Bangladesh, sponsoring fashion events since its launch in 2015. This year, TRESemmé intends to revolutionise the Bangladesh fashion scene by launching the TRESemmé Bangladesh Fashion Week 2019.

  • Bengal's 'Phagun Shamirone' concludes

    Bengal Foundation organised a spring festival titled, Phagun Shamirone, at Bengal Boi in Dhaka. The festival, featuring literary discussions, launching of books and audio CDs and

  • Rafiqun Nabi's 'Smritir Pothrekhay' launched at Bengal Boi's 'Phagun Samirone'

    Eminent artist and cartoonist Rafiqun Nabi writes about life in his book 'Smritir Pothrekhay'. The narration starts from his birthplace, Nawabganj, and discovers the true beauty of Old Dhaka. Besides places that hold importance in his life, he talks about the memories he created around the city – parks, the stadium, his university etc.