Thursday, 11 Aug, 2022


Time’s Top 10 Songs of 2013

DHAKA: Time magazine, as in the previous years, selected top ten songs of 2013. Entertainment Desk of has taken the list for its readers.‘Get Lucky’, Daft PunkLike 2013’s other inescapable party jam, Robin Thicke’s ‘Blurred Lines’, ‘Get Lucky’ is built on

Suchitra Sen stable, surgery put off

DHAKA: A day after being moved to the ITU of Belle Vue Clinic, the legendary actress Suchitra Sen`s condition improved marginally on Monday.Even though she was still under observation, the reclusive star who has shunned the limelight since 1978 was responding to treatment, doctors said,

‘I would love to do movies’

DHAKA: The 32-year-old singer, Britney Spears, who kicked off her ‘Piece of Me’ Las Vegas residency on December 27, previously starred in 2002’s ‘Crossroads’ alongside Zoe Saldana and Kim Cattrall and has a desire to hit the big screen once again.She told E! News, ‘I would

‘Hobbit’ beats ‘Wolf’ at US Box Office

DHAKA: ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug’ has spent a third week on top of the US box office despite festive competition from ‘The Wolf Of Wall Street’.Starring Sherlock actors Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch, the film took $30m over the weekend, bringing its US total

Actor Suchitra Sen shifted to ICU

DHAKA: Hospitalized after a respiratory tract infection, legendary Bengali actor Suchitra Sen was shifted to the Intensive Care Unit of a private hospital on Sunday night."She complained of breathlessness in the evening after which she was taken to the ICU," a source at the

The Pianist composer Wojciech dies

DHAKA: Polish pianist and composer Wojciech Kilar, who was Bafta-nominated for his score to Roman Polanski`s Oscar-winning film The Pianist, has died aged 81.The composer died in his hometown Katowice, southern Poland, following a long illness, reports BBC."The power and the message of

‘It was time to be herself’

DHAKA: It is sex, drugs and pop music - and Miley Cyrus is fine with it that way now that the provocative singer has shed her innocent Disney star image along with most of her clothes.Cyrus, 21, who has grabbed headlines in the past year for her admitted drug use, sexually suggestive

Sherlock Holmes is free

DHAKA: The beloved British detective Sherlock Holmes is now free to be reimagined in the United States after a federal judge ruled that licencing fees are no longer required.First introduced in 1887, Holmes entered the public domain in Britain years ago.The literary icon has been kept

Indian actor Farooq Sheikh dies of heart attack

DHAKA: Indian actor Farooq Sheikh died of heart attack in Dubai late last night."He has passed away," a family member told PTI, without disclosing any further details.The 64-year-old actor was in Dubai apparently for a concert when he suffered the heart attack. His body will be brought to

Bieber announces his retirement on Twitter

DHAKA: Pop star Justin Bieber has officially announced his retirement from his music career on Twitter.Bieber tweeted on Wednesday morning, ‘My beloved beliebers I am officialy retiring’ (sic).The 19-year-old also wrote, ‘The media talks a lot about me. They make a up alot of lies

Katrina, Ranbir finally make their relationship public

DHAKA: It seems Bollywood’s hottest couple Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif have finally decided to throw caution to wind and have decided to make their relationship status public.An IBN report says that both Ranbir and Katrina were spotted watching the special screening of The Wolf Of

‘Fast and Furious 7’ in 2015

DHAKA: ‘Fast and Furious 7’, the action film that was shut down after the sudden death in a car crash last month of actor Paul Walker will be released in April 2015.The star of the series, Vin Diesel, said Sunday, Turkish daily Hurriyet publishes this report on Monday.Diesel posted a

‘Dhoom:3’ on way breaking records

DHAKA: Aamir Khan-starrer big-budget action thriller ‘Dhoom:3’ has collected Rs. 107.61 cr nett, which includes earnings from Tamil and Telugu versions, in three days of its release.‘Dhoom:3’ weekend breakup: Hindi Rs. 100.76 cr, Tamil & Telugu Rs. 6.85 cr. Weekend total (India):

‘Dhoom 3’ takes more than Rs350m on first day

DHAKA: Action thriller ‘Dhoom 3’ starring Aamir Khan opened the way many had expected collecting more than Rs350 million on its opening day.‘Dhoom 3’, that was made at an approximate budget of Rs1 billion, has collected Rs362.2 million — Rs334.2 million in Hindi and Rs28 million

Kim Kardashian is planning a big wedding

DHAKA: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are planning a big wedding. The couple, who got engaged on the reality TV star’s 33rd birthday in October, recently started organising their nuptials and have a very large guest list, according to Kim’s mother, Kris Jenner.The Kardashian family

iTunes reveal New Artists 2014 list

DHAKA: iTunes have released their New Artists 2014 list, including Mø and Chlöe Howl.The largest online music store in the world has picked out its young artists to look out for from the UK and Ireland for next year, with the Danish star and the ‘No Strings’ hitmaker delighted to be

Katrina dismisses engagement reports

DHAKA: Katrina Kaif has dismissed rumours suggesting she is engaged to fellow actor Ranbir Kapoor.Reports of an engagement began circulating after the actor’s cousin, Kareena Kapoor, addressed Kaif as her sister-in-law during an appearance on Indian TV show, Koffee With Karan, earlier

Paintings of Picasso, Vermeer as food!

DHAKA: Ida Skivenes is a full-time food artist and a food photographer. She has become famous in a very short time for her creativity, talent and skills in food art. She not only creates regular arts on food, but also remakes the arts of different artists on food for her “The Art Toast

Sanjay out on parole

DHAKA: Two weeks after Sanjay Dutt was granted a monthlong parole, the Bollywood actor was on Saturday released from Pune’s Yerwada jail.Additional director general of prisons Meeran Borwankar confirmed the development to PTI, reports The Times of India.Dutt, undergoing remainder of his

Actor Khaled Khan passes away

DHAKA: The legendary actor and director of stage and TV drama Khaled Khan popularly known as “Juboraj” is no more.He died at city’s Birdem Hospital at 8:18pm on Friday. He was 55.He was been suffering from progressive motor neurone disease for the last 12 years which has left the