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    5-day fiesta inaugurated

    Adiba Nayeem | Updated at 12:25am on November 25, 2016

    Winter has just started to set in, with the nights getting longer and colder and patches of fog descending upon the neighbourhoods across the city as elsewhere in the country...

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    Bengal Classical Music Festival 2016: Rahul, Ulhas, Priyanka to create magic on stage

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on November 24, 2016

    Indian classical maestros Pandit Ulhas Kashalkar and Rahul Sharma and noted local singer Priyanka Gope are set to cast their spell over the...

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    8th Jatra festival underway at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:45pm on November 24, 2016

    The eighth Jatra Festival kicked off at the Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on...

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    ‘Modern Machu Picchu’ wins RIBA architecture prize

    BBC | Updated at 05:04pm on November 24, 2016

    A university building in Peru designed by a female-led Irish firm has won the first Royal Institute of British Architects global architecture...

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    Papia Sarwar honoured

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:45am on November 24, 2016

    Renowned Rabindra Sangeet singer Papia Sarwar was honoured with the lifetime achievement award for her contribution to music on Tuesday at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum. ..

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    Songs composed by the Tagore family presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:44am on November 24, 2016

    Local and Indian artistes entertained the audience presenting songs penned and composed by Rabindranath Tagore and members of his family on Tuesday at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. ..

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    Bengal Classical Music Festival begins today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:42am on November 24, 2016

    The five-day Bengal Classical Music Festival, one of the biggest classical music events in South Asia, begins today at Army Stadium. The programme will begin in the evening with the dance recitals by eminent dancer Sharmila Banerjee and her troupe based on different genres of classical forms...

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    Jamal Ahmed revisits his favourite themes

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 02:38am on November 24, 2016

    Noted artist Jamal Ahmed has revisited his favourite themes in his latest paintings that are now on display at the Edge Gallery in Dhaka.

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    9th edition of Chobi Mela begins February 3

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:31am on November 24, 2016

    The ninth edition of Chobi Mela, the international festival of photography, will begin on February 3, 2017 with participation of 27 artists and 10 fellows from 16 countries of the world...

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    Brad Pitt ‘will not be charged’ after FBI investigation

    BBC | Updated at 03:53pm on November 23, 2016

    Actor Brad Pitt will not be charged with any crime after an investigation into allegations involving one of his children...