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A treasure trove brought back home
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A treasure trove brought back home

Renowned artist and famous gallerist Goutam Chakraborty collected thirteen valuable early works by eminent Bangladeshi artist-sculptor Hamiduzzaman Khan from England, around three months back. The original watercolours, done in the period from 1963 to 1969 by Khan were first exhibited in Chittagong Club, and later taken to Scotland, when he was in Edinburgh for treatment at E. R. I. following brain surgery.

Mahadiyah’s ‘Onek Brishti Jhore’ inspired by Runa Laila
Arts & Entertainment

Mahadiyah’s ‘Onek Brishti Jhore’ inspired by Runa Laila

Mahadiyah Naim, daughter of star couple Naim-Shabnaz, is an aspiring singer who idolises the legendary Runa Laila. The young talent

Bangladeshi films in the offing
Arts & Entertainment

Bangladeshi films in the offing

As the first half of 2019 comes to a close, it is apparent that the Bangladeshi film industry is picking up steam again, having delivered some ace productions that kept the audience hooked. It is crucial that we support our film industry by going to the theatres and watching what our superstars have to offer. We take a look at some of the most notable upcoming releases.

Faridur Reza Sagar honoured in New York Arts & Entertainment

Faridur Reza Sagar honoured in New York

Renowned writer, producer and Managing Director of Channel i, Faridur Reza Sagar was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award at

Muhurat held for  Moner Moto Manush Pailam Na Arts & Entertainment

Muhurat held for Moner Moto Manush Pailam Na

A ceremony for the muhurat (inauguration) of the film Moner Moto Manush Pailam Na was held recently at Dhaka Club. Helmed by Zakir Hossain Raju, the film stars popular duo Shakib Khan and Bubly.

Grits and Grains running at AFD Arts & Entertainment

Grits and Grains running at AFD

The first solo art exhibition by Iqbal Bahar Chy, Grits and Grains, is currently taking place at La Galerie, Alliance Française de Dhaka. The inaugural ceremony of the exhibition was held on June 14.

Pori Moni preps for ‘Bishwa  Shundori’ Arts & Entertainment

Pori Moni preps for ‘Bishwa Shundori’

Popular actor Pori Moni is currently in Faridpur to shoot for her upcoming film, Bishwa Shundori, produced and directed by Chayanika

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