Most Dhaka high-rises face ‘grave fire hazard’

Some 80 per cent of the high-rises run the grave risk of falling prey to fire hazards, experts said yesterday as Thursday’s deadly blaze at FR Tower has once again brought to

Gulshan-1 DNCC market fire doused

Just two days after a major fire in the city's Banani area that left 25 people dead, another fire broke out at Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) kitchen market in Gulshan area

All-women art exhibition ‘Life 2019’ underway at Gallery Cosmos

A 15-day-long group art exhibition featuring artworks of women artists began at Gallery Cosmos in the capital’s Mohakhali New DOHS area on Tuesday.

Barishal univ VC says sorry

Amid growing student protests, Barishal University Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Imamul Haque yesterday expressed sorrow for his recent 'offensive comment'. In a press statement signed

Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’ to be staged today

Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) will stage world famous play ‘Hamlet’ today at 7pm at National Theatre Hall of BSA in Segun Bagicha of the capital.

Six-day television drama festival begins at Public Library today

A six-day long television drama festival ‘Annada Alo- Charuneedam short-length drama festival 2019’ will begin in the capital today. The inaugural ceremony of the event will

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