‘Posting photo with wife not a crime’

Shahriar Islam Shaon, who has been arrested in a case filed by just-married actress Mahiya Mahi, has once again claimed…

National Film Award, 2014 awarded to 29

Twenty-nine artistes and film professionals have received the National Film Award, 2014 in 26 categories for their outstanding contributions to…

Meril-Prothom Alo Award-2015 conferred

The Hall of Fame auditorium of Bangabandhu International Conference Centre buzzed with glitzy showbiz celebrities as the 18th edition of…

Emmys 2017: The Handmaid’s Tale and Big Little Lies the main winners

Actor Elisabeth Moss, winner of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, poses in the press room during the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. — AFP photo Dystopian drama The…

Iconic actor Razzak laid to rest

Legendary actor Razzak, who passed away at a city hospital on Monday, laid to eternal…

IGNORANCE, JEALOUSY, AND HATRED BRING SELF DESTRUCTION

IGNORANCE, JEALOUSY, AND HATRED BRING SELF DESTRUCTION F R Chowdhury   17.1.2018 Donald Trump had a simple and easy slogan for his election campaign – MAGA – make America great again. Many think that Trump was trying to refer to Barrack Obama presidency period as a…

India-China rivalry may hurt Bangladeshi interests on the Rohingya issue

Picture shows the rock which is called ‘Rock of Peace’ at Bum La, the border…

Shakib meets Pranab Mukherjee

Shakib Al Hasan with Pranab Mukherjee. Photo: collected from Shakib Al Hasan’s facebook. Star Online Report Bangladesh’s ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan met former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, who is on a visit to Bangladesh and the cricketer posted a photo of their meeting on…

Special report: The Breakup of Pakistan 1969-1971

DAWN.COM   Special report: The Breakup of Pakistan 1969-1971 It was Bhutto, again, who uttered words that led to one journalist coining the famed headline: ‘udhar tum, idhar hum’. The haunting tell-tale image on the top is symbolic of the plight of those who had…

Govt mulls withdrawing ban on errant refineries

The government actively considers withdrawing a ban it had imposed last year on the operation of six private refineries for supplying natural gas condensate to petrol pumps illegally. Natural-gas condensate is a low-density mixture of hydrocarbon liquids present as gaseous components in the raw natural…