Arts & Reviews

Poets gather to render poems in their own voice

  A host of established poets of the country gathered at Shilpakala Academy recently to render their poems in their own style. Lab Aid Foundation organised the event titled “Chaitrabasanter Chithi” or letters for eternal spring. Though organised chiefly for poetry Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Batighar stages unknown stories of rebels of British India

  Batighar has brought about a new theatrical look into the movement against British Imperial domination. The drama was staged yesterday at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in the capital. The drama relates to an unknown corner in Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Puzzle Word Power

Across – Hurt Make a selection Frank Legal hold Bad grade Gambling city School groups Become more profound That woman River mouths House locations Large antelope Washington DC time zone Food allotment Knife feature Australian dog Witty reply Chaps Poetic work Big, hairy spider India’s mother__ Pen point Abnormally sensitive Linger Little piggies Self Broadcasts Egg on High explosive Scottish lock   Down – First Greek letter Used footnotes Listened to Printers’ measures Most bizarre Rinds Wobble Unrefined metals Writing instrument Compass Thursday, April 26th, 2018


  Even in its short history, the South Korean nation has established a firm reputation for producing some of the finest diplomats doing the rounds in the world’s great halls of power. The succession of envoys deputed to Dhaka ever since Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Promoting the professionalisation of youth work

  (Youth Work in the Commonwealth: A Growth Profession, Published by the Commonwealth Secretariat, 2017, Pages: 275, ISBN (e-book): 978-1-84859-965-9)   Around the world youth work has now become a growth profession. It is rapidly evolving and changing, just like young people. Young Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Syed Badruddin Hossain memorial drama festival held in city

  The 9th edition of the five-day long drama festival titled ‘Syed Badruddin Hossain memorial drama festival’ recently held at the Bangladesh Shilapakala Academy in the city.   A press conference was recently held at a restaurant in the city to brief on Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Misir Ali coming to the big screen

  Speculations about a renewed version of legendary playwright Humayun Ahmed’s Misir Ali was raised quite a long ago online. Now all that can take final rest as the first official poster of the aforementioned version has been published. Based on Thursday, April 19th, 2018

International Mime Festival concludes

  The International Mime Festival held for the second consecutive time in the University of Dhaka, recently ended in city. Like the previous year TVCS and Dhaka University Mime Action (DUMA) organised this year’s festival. Among a number of facts the Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Baishakh celebrated across country

  Noted cultural organisations, including Chhayanaut, welcomed Bangla New Year 1425 on April 14 hoping to erase grimy staffs and wipe out back-dated garbage gathered in previous year as well as to welcome the newish, youthful and beauty with the hope Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Word Power:

  To keep you away from your daily mundane activities   Across – Legendary Stories Uno Pig’s pad Box Business VIP Pitching Stat Church walkway Burst of bad temper California wine valley Epochs Caveman’s era (2 words) Concurrence Time past Actress _ Witherspoon And so forth Proposed as a candidate Renovator Pub drink Shade Stood up Childhood disease Golfer Woods Bathroom rug Tax organisation _ Eclipse Lyric Verse Compass direction Printing Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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