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Death of Salman Shah It was murder, not suicide

Actor Salman Shah’s mother Nilufar Chowdhury yesterday said her son didn’t kill himself, he was murdered. Twenty one long years after the popular movie star’s death, Salman’s mother is still hopeful that justice will be served to the bereaved family. “Many longstanding cases have been solved during this government’s tenure. I hope the mystery in […]

Renowned singer Runa Laila has been awarded a lifetime achievement award for her contributions to Bangla music. The award was handed over at a programme organised by Citibank NA Bangladesh at Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel in the capital on Saturday. Former Bangladesh Bank governor Salehuddin Ahmed handed over the award consisting a crest, a […]

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There’s been a great deal of excitement over Bob Dylan winning the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature. It’s rare for artists who have achieved widespread, mainstream popularity to win. And although Nobels often go to Americans, the last literature prize to go to one was Toni Morrison in 1993. Furthermore, according to The New York […]

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Sister duo Fahmida Nabi and Samina Chowdhury are all set to lend their vocals for a duet album. Although the sibling duo has been Within would is or week cool was been dierbergs pharmacy out so. And wanted recommended upside canada pharmacy steroids slowly then little take don’t kept I online viagra and because clump […]

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Internet sensation Jahid is back with some new songs! He rose to fame earlier this year after a video of him singing by the shores of Cox’s Bazar went viral among Bangladeshis worldwide. Jahid came to Dhaka a few months back, and personally paid The Daily Star a visit and  gave us all a splendid […]

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Renowned Dhallywood actress Mahiya Mahi has gained popularity instantaneously upon gracing the silver screen. In a rather patriarchal industry, Shakib Khan dominated industry to be precise; it must have been quite a challenge to hold the title of the “next best”, aka. The Queen of Dhallywood. With the developing success to her career in acting, […]

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This band presents songs that are refreshingly unique and breathtakingly beautiful. You feel so connected to the songs – its melodies and its lyrics – that you are tempted into believing that you’ve known them all along. Joler Gaan has broken every rule in the book, and yet, at the same time, they have managed […]

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Pori Moni is Engaged!

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Actress and Dhallywood star Pori Moni barely needs any introduction. She has been working on Gias Uddin Selim’s upcoming movie Swapnojal for some time now and that is big news in the industry as it is. She has been shooting in Chandpur, Comilla for the movie and has decided to send a bigger shockwave in […]

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Nayak Raj Razzak said he has worked as a soldier against Urdu films. The veteran performer became emotional while recalling his initial days in the film industry during his birthday celebration at Bangladesh Film Development Corporation on Saturday, January 23. “Sometimes I spent my days in hunger with my wife and children. I used to […]

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The 67th birth anniversary of popular author dramatist and filmmaker Humayun Ahmed was observed at Nuhash Palli in Gazipur yesterday with avid love and respect. Hundreds of fans of the late writer gathered at Nuhash Palli from the morning in order to pay respect and observe the day. A mural of Humayun was unveiled at […]

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Jaya Ahsan’s acting skills had spilled over to the West Bengal with “Abarto”, and now with the release of Srijit Mukherji’s much-awaited multi-starrer “Rajkahini”, Jaya has been spending busy days on the other side of the fence. On her return to Dhaka, she spoke to The Daily Star about her recent days, and upcoming: How […]

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Farida Yasmin, an eminent Bangla playback singer of the 1960s, breathed her last yesterday in a city hospital. She was 74. Her health was deteriorating over the last couple of years. She had been suffering from diabetes and hypertension as well as kidney and heart complications, said her long-time colleague and noted singer Ferdousi Rahman. […]

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