Rasheek Tabassum Mondira

June 26, 2021
June 26, 2021

The powerful Manipuri dance duo

In a candid chat with The Daily Star, Tamanna, along with her student Manomi Tanjana Orthy, share their views on dance, and more.

June 25, 2021
June 25, 2021

Ashfaque Nipun on the success of 'Mohanagar'

"Mohanagar", the latest Hoichoi original series from Bangladesh, was released recently. Just hours after its release, it gained immense appreciation and positive reviews from the audience...

June 22, 2021
June 22, 2021

Bangladeshi short film ‘Transit’ headed to Oscar-qualifying festival

Director and writer Ariq Anam Khan's short film, “Transit”, will be screened at the Oscar-qualifying fest, Los Angeles (LA) Shorts, next month. The event, one of the largest international...

June 10, 2021
June 10, 2021

Soumitra Chatterjee: The one man behind the many

It is impossible to ascribe any one particular character to Soumitra Chaterjee, as he has immortalised several through his performances.

May 29, 2021
May 29, 2021

Shamim Ara Nipa and Monira Parveen on their devotion to dance

Nipa, with tutelage from renowned dance maestros such as G A Mannan and Nikunja Bihari Pal, also had the opportunity to learn from Pandit Birju Maharaj in different workshops, especially on Kathak....

May 25, 2021
May 25, 2021

Shantir Joy Hok: Chhayanaut’s tribute to Kazi Nazrul Islam

On the occasion of the National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam’s 122nd birth anniversary, Chhayanaut hosted a virtual programme today. The programme, titled, “Shantir Joy Hok”, streamed live from...

May 25, 2021
May 25, 2021

Kalpona Anam’s ‘Swadesh Amar’ pays a beautiful tribute to Nazrul

Prominent Nazrul Sangeet singer Kalpona Anam looks to preserve and promote the lyrics and compositions of Kazi Nazrul Islam. As a tribute to the National Poet on his 122nd birth anniversary, she...

May 21, 2021
May 21, 2021

Turning a musical passion into entrepreneurship

He is the founder of Skesh Entertainment, a music management and production company. His career started with The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, an American band in Florida.

May 21, 2021
May 21, 2021

The vital role of young Red Crescent volunteers in vaccinating the nation

The mass inoculation campaign against Covid-19 in Bangladesh began on February 7, 2021. Young volunteers of Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) have been playing a key role in running the...

May 7, 2021
May 7, 2021

A sibling duo’s inspiring journey

Siblings Zahin Razeen and Rizvana Hredita were named in the Forbes 30 under 30 Asia list recently, under the category of Social Impact, for cofounding Hydroquo+, a Dhaka-based startup that uses AI...