Rodin Museum sculpture garden reopens to public By AP | Last Updated: 18th January, 2021, 16:16

There is a ray of light for Parisians who, like the rest of the French nation this weekend

Rodin Museum sculpture garden reopens to public

Book Fair to be held in traditional way, not virtually Book Fair to be held in traditional way, not virtually

A proposal will be sent to the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina proposing ‘February 20’, ‘March 7’ and ‘March 17′ as possible date to commence the book fair, State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid tells Sunday


Macron decides against moving Rimbaud to French Pantheon Macron decides against moving Rimbaud to French Pantheon

The Pantheon is a memorial complex for great national figures in French history from the world of politics, culture and science


The ancient ritual offering a window into the future The ancient ritual offering a window into the future

Now considered a pseudoscience, astrology's popularity has cycled in and out of favor over human history


Cling film artist 'overwhelmed' by Pershore reaction to murals Cling film artist 'overwhelmed' by Pershore reaction to murals

Large nature-themed murals have started to pop up in a Worcestershire town, painted on cling film


Deputy HC in Kolkata releases an AV marking Bangabandhu’s Homecoming Day

Deputy HC in Kolkata releases an AV marking Bangabandhu’s Homecoming Day

 The AV features legendary singer Sandhya Mukherjee and her world-famous musical tribute to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 1972


Ekushey Book Fair postponed again Ekushey Book Fair postponed again

Earlier, the academy requested to the Ministry of Cultural Affairs to suspend the book fair considering the coronavirus situation


Video released marking Bangabandhu's Homecoming Day Video released marking Bangabandhu's Homecoming Day

Prime Minister's Special Assistant Barrister Shah Ali Farhad made the video titled “Hope and Optimism- The Day the Father of the Nation Returned Home” marking the day


A Bunch of Poems  A Bunch of Poems

The low notes of the evening songs/ Played with violin, rest quietly on the dust and dirt/ Of the window sill---writes Gopal Lahiri


'The Masked Dancer' reveals a smartypants behind Ice Cube 'The Masked Dancer' reveals a smartypants behind Ice Cube

"The Masked Dancer" revealed the celebrity under the Ice Cube costume Wednesday night


Kenya to stage drama on Bangabandhu at university, theatre and on buses Kenya to stage drama on Bangabandhu at university, theatre and on buses

Kistrech Theatre International in collaboration with Kenyan state-run educational institute


Rabeya Khatun’s death an irreparable loss to Bangla literature: Hasan Rabeya Khatun’s death an irreparable loss

Rabeya Khatun was one of the writers of the country who enriched the Bangla litterateur


Tahsan becomes UNHCR goodwill ambassador Tahsan becomes UNHCR goodwill ambassador

The popular musician has been supporting UNHCR’s advocacy and outreach activities since 2019


Prominent educationist Prof Atful Hye laid to rest Prominent educationist Prof Atful Hye laid to rest

He left behind his only son, wife and host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn his death


106th birth anniversary of Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin observed 106th birth anniv of Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin observed

Dhaka University’s Faculty of Fine Arts arranged a virtual edition of Zainul Festival 


106th birth anniversary of Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin today 106th birth anniversary of Zainul Abedin being observed

Zainul historically is known for his sketches of Bengal famine in 1943


Eminent painter Syed Jahangir’s second death anniversary on Tuesday Eminent painter Syed Jahangir’s death anniversary on Today

The iconic painter contributed much in establishing the Department of Fine Arts of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy


Books 2021: A pick and mix of what's coming up Books 2021: A pick and mix of what's coming up

Home entertainment has been catapulted into a new dimension during the pandemic


Reach out to more people through art: Doraiswami Reach out to more people through art: Doraiswami

Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram K Doraiswami on Saturday laid emphasis on an increased collaboration 


Abdullah Zubayer: Expanding horizons with his ideas as a social media influencer Abdullah Zubayer: Expanding horizons with his ideas

Abdullah holds a bachelor's degree in information technology from Segi University in Malaysia


Bangladeshi writer, model Rajub Bhowmik features in Kumar Shanu’s hit release Bangladeshi writer, model Rajub Bhowmik features in Kumar Shanu’s hit release

Popular Indian playback singer Kumar Shanu sang a new Bangladeshi song after a very long time


Foreign authors top sellers with literature-loving Tehran women Foreign authors top sellers with literature-loving Tehran women

If censorship is present in Iranian publishing, it affects mainly content deemed licentious


Hason Raja’s 166th birth anniv today Hason Raja’s 166th birth anniv today

Hason is still alive in the minds of people across the country including Sunamganj


Poet Manzur-I-Mawla passes away at 80 Poet Manzur-I-Mawla passes away at 80

He breaths his last at Dhaka’s United Hospital around 11:00am


Caliphate: NY Times loses awards for Islamic State podcast over false reporting Caliphate: NY Times loses awards

The New York Times has returned an award and had another withdrawn after it found discrepancies in its podcast


Ekushey Padak recipient artist Abu Taher passes away Ekushey Padak recipient artist Abu Taher passes away

Ekushey Padak recipient eminent artist Abu Taher breathed his last on Friday around 12.00pm


Ananda Award Winner Sudhir Chakraborty passes away Ananda Award Winner Sudhir Chakraborty passes away

Sudhir Chakraborty, a prominent Bengali educationist, essayist and folk-culture expert, died Tuesday


Artists did a fabulous job on PM Hasina: Information Minister Artists did a fabulous job on PM Hasina: Information Minister

The minister made the remarks while virtually inaugurating a two-month long group art exhibition titled “Sheikh Hasina


John le Carré: Espionage writer dies aged 89 John le Carré: Espionage writer dies aged 89

He also wrote his first novel, Call For The Dead, which was published in 1961


British spy thriller author John le Carre dies aged 89 British spy thriller author John le Carre dies aged 89

The author, a former British intelligence officer whose real name was David Cornwell, wrote 25 novels and one memoir in a career spanning six decades


British, Turkish envoys impressed by artworks featuring PM Hasina British, Turkish envoys impressed by artworks featuring PM Hasina

Robert Chatterton Dickson and Mustafa Osman Turan jointly inaugurate two-month art show on PM Hasina at Cosmos Centre

 


Ekushey Book Fair 2021 to go virtual Ekushey Book Fair 2021 to go virtual

The next Amar Ekushey Book Fair will be organised virtually to prevent the transmission of coronavirus as the country prepares to tackle a possible second wave of Covid-19


Award-winning SKorean director Kim Ki-duk dies in Latvia Award-winning SKorean director Kim Ki-duk dies in Latvia

South Korean director Kim Ki-duk, who won the top award at the Venice Film Festival in 2012 but later faced allegations at home


UN food agency to receive Nobel prize in online event UN food agency to receive Nobel prize in online event

World Food Program will receive its Nobel Peace Prize Thursday, in an event very different from the traditional


Rokeya’s sculpture of ‘Alokbortika’ unveiled in Rangpur Rokeya’s sculpture of ‘Alokbortika’ unveiled in Rangpur

Talking to local journalists, sculptor Aneek Reza, who constructed the sculpture, said he was asked by the Rangpur City Corporation authority to unveil the sculpture


Five receive Begum Rokeya Padak 2020 Five receive Begum Rokeya Padak 2020

The award recipients are Shirin Akhtar, Col. Dr Nazma Begum, Manjulika Chakma, Begum Mushtari Shafi, and Farida Akhter Begum


5 eminent women to get Begum Rokeya Padak 2020 5 eminent women to get Begum Rokeya Padak 2020

This year, Shirin Akhtar, Col. Dr Nazma Begum, Manjulika Chakma, Begum Mushtari Shafi, and Farida Akhter Begum will receive the Begum Rokeya Padak


Nobel laureates receive prizes at home amid pandemic Nobel laureates receive prizes at home amid pandemic

None of the winners will travel to Stockholm or Oslo to receive their diplomas and medals due to the Covid-19 pandemic


Chadwick Boseman receives posthumous 'Hero for the Ages' award 'Black Panther' actor receives posthumous 'Hero for the Ages' award

The late Chadwick Boseman was honored at Sunday's MTV Movie & TV Awards


Roald Dahl family sorry for author's anti-Semitic remarks Roald Dahl family sorry for author's anti-Semitic remarks

A statement condemning Dahl's controversial comments, made in two interviews in 1983 and 1990, was published on his official website

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