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  • I believe in quitting with dignity

    In a glorious musical career spanning 40 years, Kumar Biswajit has won over music lovers of all ages. Starting his musical career in

  • Nadia: Busier than ever

    Popular actor Nadia Ahmed is known for her versatility, having won her way into the hearts of fans as a graceful dancer and

  • Actress Nawshaba Ahmed

    Nawshaba coming to Facebook Live today at The Daily Star

    Today is the day! Popular actress Nawshaba Ahmed has been turning heads wherever she goes- from the small screen to films, and also as a television programme host. She appeared in the blockbuster hit “Dhaka Attack” last year, and has more film releases in the pipeline, which she will elaborate on and more, at The Daily Star's Facebook Live Show Ask Me Anything at 6:30pm today.

  • Kalidas Karmakar

    “We need a National Gallery of Fine Arts and Museum of Modern Art”

    Renowned artist Kalidas Karmakar, one of the Ekushey Padak laureates from this year, speaks to The Daily Star about his artistic philosophy and vision. The first part of the interview was published yesterday.

  • Alluvial journey of an artist

    Internationally-acclaimed Bangladeshi artist Kalidas Karmakar has achieved many awards and honours for his contribution to arts, and

  • Strengthening traditions, one book at a time

    Over the years, Annesha Prokashon has risen in rank, currently occupying a place as one of the top tier publishing houses in

  • Azizul and Zinat Hakim Celebrating 25 years

    Azizul and Zinat Hakim Celebrating 25 years of love

    Among all the many stories of love old and new, Azizul Hakim and his wife, Zeenat Hakim, stand out in the small screen industry. The

  • Kalyan and Grace

    Kalyan and Grace

    February is a special month for Bangladeshis; with yesterday marking Pohela Falgun and today being Valentine's Day, the streets of

  • Tale of a crazy Canadian artist

    Charles Pachter - a painter, printmaker, sculptor, designer, historian, and lecturer, is one of Canada's leading contemporary artists.

  • “I love Middle Eastern food”

    Popular singer Konal won the hearts of the country since her Channel i-Shera Kontho days, and these days she has been hopping from

  • Writer Anisul Hoque

    On reading traditions

    Bangla Academy Award winning writer Anisul Hoque is a much sought after name every year by readers during the Ekushey Boi

  • Many happy returns

    Today marks the 55th birthday of renowned classical music vocalist Razwan Ali, who recently received the Sangeetacharya honour

  • "We need sufficient auditoriums to stage plays"

    Veteran theatre activist Tabibul Islam Babu is one of the major figures to have shaped the theatre industry of Bangladesh and witness

  • Popular actor Niloy Alamgir

    On growing fame and respite

    Popular actor Niloy Alamgir enjoyed some success as a professional model before advancing towards the small screen. As his

  • Popular artiste Salahuddin Lavlu

    A special day for Lavlu

    Popular artiste Salahuddin Lavlu initially carved his reputation as a TV and theatre actor. He went on reach the heights of success as a director, but is expected to be the centre of special attention from fans and loved ones on his birthday today.

  • Lux-Channel i Superstar Mehazabien Chowdhury

    Mehzabien's journey into the world of television

    While Mehazabien rose to prominence as the winner of the popular beauty pageant show Lux-Channel i Superstar, the former

  • Shajal coming to The Daily Star's Facebook Live

    Save the date! Abdun Noor Shajal, one of the most popular TV actors of the time, is the first celebrity of 2018 to be featured on The Daily Star's monthly Facebook Live show 'Ask Me Anything'.

  • Geetosudha celebrates 21 years

    With a distinctive yet soothing voice, Papia Sarwar has carved a niche in the hearts of music aficionados in her five-decade career.

  • How BCMF produces immaculate acoustics

    On the opening night of this year's Bengal Classical Music Festival, the Dhaka audience experienced something unique: the Astana

  • Suborna Mustafa and director Badrul Anam Saud

    Suborna and Saud coming to Facebook Live at The Daily Star today

    Today is the day! Eminent actor Suborna Mustafa and director Badrul Anam Saud are coming to The Daily Star's Facebook Live Show Ask Me Anything at 4pm today.

  • “I'm looking forward to stage shows”

    Sania Sultana Liza's path to stardom began since her crowning glory at Closeup 1 in 2008. Today marks a new chapter in the singer's

  • “I love lazing around the house” - Kona

    With a career spanning many years, Dilshad Nahar Kona's melodious voice is well known far and wide. The singer does not shy away from versatility; from being part of a band and then embarking on a successful solo career, the artiste has also briefly dabbled in acting. In a recent interview with The Daily Star, the singer talks about her downtime, and more.

  • SAARC Traditional Dance Festival and Handicrafts Exhibit begins today at BSA

    A four day SAARC Traditional Dance Festival, Handicrafts Exhibit and Workshop begins today at the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA), featuring dance forms and handicrafts from Bangladesh, India, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Maldives.


    TAUQUIR-TISHA on Facebook Live at The Daily Star today

    Today's the day! Tauquir Ahmed and Nusrat Imrose Tisha – director and lead actress in upcoming film “Haldaa”, are coming on a Facebook Live session today at The Daily Star, as part of the monthly interactive live show Ask Me Anything.

  • Tauquir Ahmed-Nusrat Imrose Tisha

    Tauquir Ahmed and Nusrat Imrose Tisha coming to Facebook Live at The Daily Star

    Save the date! Tauquir Ahmed and Nusrat Imrose Tisha are coming to The Daily Star's Facebook Live Show, Ask Me Anything this Thursday, November 30 at 4pm.

  • “I am particularly fond of action-thrillers” - Anisur Rahman Milon

    With strong origins in theatre, Anisur Rahman Milon is a popular small screen actor who has also earned high praise in films.

  • Anondo Khaled

    “Daily soaps are our way forward”

    Anondo Khaled began his journey in the entertainment industry on theatre, but has found big success everywhere he has ventured.

  • dilara zaman

    Acting is my loyal companion

    Dilara Zaman's acting career took off before the Bangladesh's Independence, establishing her as one of the veterans of the film

  • Popular film actress Poppy

    Twenty years in film

    Popular film actress Poppy's versatile career has seen her branch out into television, modeling, as well as star in a music video. The three-time National Film Award winning actress has been a popular face in cinema for over 20 years, which she elaborates on, and more, in a recent interview with The Daily Star.

  • “It's time for me to learn to swim”

    Badrul Anam Saud's debut film “Gohin Baluchor”, slated to release in December, offers more than the promise of a compelling romance