Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Scottish author Douglas Stuart wins Booker Prize for ‘Shuggie Bain’
Scottish author Douglas Stuart on Thursday was awarded the 2020 Booker Prize for his acclaimed debut novel “Shuggie Bain,” set in his home city of Glasgow
20 November 2020, 09:17
People’s Choice Awards 2020: Will Smith, BTS are fan faves
Hollywood star Will Smith and K-pop stars BTS emerged as fan favourites at the E! People’s Choice Awards 2020, where artistes from the world of music, movies, TV and pop culture are voted by the ...
17 November 2020, 08:56
Bangladeshi teen wins children’s peace prize for online fight
Sadat Rahman, 17, won the 2020 KidsRights International Children’s Peace Prize for developing a mobile app to help teenagers report cyberbullying and cyber crime in his western district of Narail in ...
14 November 2020, 09:12
'Talaash' brings Asian Literary Award for Shaheen Akhter
Bangladesh's Shaheen Akhtar has won the 3rd Asian Literary Award for her novel "Talaash", reports UNB.
5 November 2020, 13:42
Time to reintroduce COVID tests, quarantine for inbound passengers: PM Hasina
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has said in the wake of massive COVID-19 outbreak again across the globe, the time has come to reintroduce coronavirus tests for every inbound passenger in all ports
1 November 2020, 13:20
Centenarian British-Bangladeshi OBE Dabirul wants to inspire millions
Among the large number of queen's birthday honours recipients, centenarian Dabirul Islam Choudhury hogged the headlines, thanks to the extraordinary efforts given his age. Dabirul raised more than ...
22 October 2020, 19:53
HBO conquers TV's Emmy Awards, Apple nabs first trophy
AT&T Inc's HBO network triumphed at Sunday's Emmy Awards with 30 wins, including best drama "Succession" and limited series "Watchmen," while Apple Inc took home its first award for the iPhone ...
21 September 2020, 11:50
Seventh BMJA Music Awards announced
Bangladesh Music Journalists Association (BMJA) announced the BMJA Music Awards for 2019 on Sunday at its official Facebook page
14 September 2020, 08:58
Oscars academy sets out new diversity standards for best picture contenders
Criticism of the film academy intensified in 2016 with the social media hashtag #OscarsSoWhite, a backlash against two consecutive years of an all-white field of acting contenders.
9 September 2020, 12:12
BCC wins WSIS e-Employment 2020 award
The World Summit for Information Society is working to make people's lives easier and change through information and communication technology.
8 September 2020, 11:58