Arts & Reviews

Weeklong Dhaka Book Fair starts at Shahbagh

  National Book Centre and Department of Public Libraries have jointly initiated a weeklong book fair at Central Public Library, Shahbagh in the capital. The fair was inaugurated on April 27 by Professor Emeritus Anisuzzmana. Cultural Minister Asaduzzaman Noor was also Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

World this week

  North Korea to shut nuke site in May North Korean leader Kim Jong Un plans to invite experts and journalists from the United States and South Korea when the country shuts its nuclear test site in May, Seoul officials said, as Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Nation this week

  Muhith’s last bang The size of the national budget for the 2018-19 fiscal, slated to be Finance Minister AMA Muhith’s last, will be in the region of Tk 460,000 crore. It would continue a trend followed over most of the last Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

A star in every sky

  The one Bangladeshi cricketer who could walk into any international XI   Over the last couple of decades, Bangladesh’s entire worth as a sporting nation on the international arena may be attributed to its achievements in cricket, where it has successfully held Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Transforming lives through education

  Education has an incredible power which can transform the life of a person and also the society as a whole. It can make people and nations healthier and wealthier, empower women and bring social change, hope, equity and employment. Especially, Thursday, April 26th, 2018

World this week

  Van runs over Toronto pedestrians; several feared dead A man plowed a white rental van into a crowd of pedestrians in the centre of Canada's biggest city Toronto on April 23, police said, with several people feared dead. Police said up Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Nation this week

  US State Dept reports BD govt slow in prosecuting rights abuse Bangladesh government took limited measures to investigate and prosecute cases of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances, said the US State Department in its 2017 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Nasir Ali Mamun’s “Photoseum” sees light of day at National Museum

  A solo portrait exhibition titled ‘PHOTOSEUM’ by noted photographer Nasir Ali Mamun began at the Bangladesh National Museum on April 10.   Prof Emeritus Anisuzzaman inaugurated the exhibition around 5pm while Cultural Minister Asaduzzaman Noor graced the occasion as the chief guest.   Supported Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Azmeer Hossain’s exhibition “From the Pages of Memory” showcasing the past

  Talented artist Azmeer Hossain is displaying 50 artworks at an ongoing solo exhibition in Shilpangan Art Gallery in Dhanmondi.   The fifteen-day show titled ‘From the Pages of Memory’ is the fourth solo exhibition of the artist, who has displayed watercolour and Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Creation, Peace and Wonders: Nazlee’s 7th solo exhibition opens at Gallery Chitrak

  Under the title “Creation, Peace and Wounders”, the 7th solo exhibition of noted painter Nusrat Jahan Nazlee was inaugurated on April 20 at Gallery Chitrak in Dhanmondi. About thirty artworks are on display at the exhibition.   Nusrat Jahan Nazlee is a Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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