Noted Indian actor Prosenjit Chatterjee hands over the award to Jaya at a gala event held at the Priya Cinema Hall in Kolkata
PM Sheikh Hasina prays for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed her deep sympathy to the bereaved family members
JU Vice-Chancellor Professor Farzana Islam is expected to inaugurate the fair
The responsibility of talking about the rights of the hijras is the moral responsibility of all of us, Asaduzzaman Noor says
Selim Al Dee founded the drama and dramatics department in Jahangirnagar University and served the department as its founding chairman
Bangladesh Folk Arts and Crafts Foundation organises the fair
The premier mentions that the roots of all the people of Bangladesh are Bangla, Bangla language and literature
Tarana describes women as 'symbol of affection, love, strength and passion'
The festival will feature Asian cinema competition, retrospective, Bangladesh panorama, cinema of the world, children's film, women filmmakers
JPC president Muhammad Shafiqur Rahman and general secretary Farida Yasmin welcome the guests in the morning
The opening ceremony of the festival will be held at 5 pm
The economic editor of the now defunct the Bangladesh Observer breathes his last at 10:30 pm after sufferings from different old age complications
She is one of 100 well-known French women who wrote an open letter, warning about a new "puritanism"
For years the queen of US talk shows, she has produced and acted in movies and now runs a cable TV channel
The former associate editor of the New Nation breathes his last at his residence at Mirpur Journalist Residential Area around 9 pm
Van Dyke was the younger brother of actor Dick Van Dyke, known for the musical films Mary Poppins and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang