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    Ninth Jatra Festival under way at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on November 22, 2017

    The ninth Jatra Festival commenced at Studio Theatre hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy from Tuesday....

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    Abbasi to donate his music, docu collections to Smithsonian Instt

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 10:33pm on November 22, 2017

    Eminent researcher-musician Mustafa Zaman Abbasi has decided to donate all his collections of music, books and historic documents on national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam and folk maestro Abbasuddin Ahmed to Smithsonian Institute...

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    David Cassidy, teen heartthrob of ‘The Partridge Family,’ dies

    Reuters | Updated at 09:15am on November 22, 2017

    David Cassidy, a singer and actor whose androgynous features and jaunty voice made him a 1970s teen heartthrob on the ‘The Partridge Family’ television show, died on Tuesday at age 67, his publicist said...

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    Beyonce is 2017’s highest-paid woman in music with $105m

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:38pm on November 21, 2017

    Beyonce’s hit album ‘Lemonade’ and world tour made her the highest-paid woman in music in 2017, according to an annual Forbes list on Monday, edging out Britain’s Adele and pop star Taylor Swift...

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    Sanjeeb Chowdhury remembered in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 11:37pm on November 21, 2017

    Late popular singer, composer and journalist Sanjeeb Chowdhury was recalled at a programme held in Rikabibazar, Sylhet on Sunday....

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    Rangapeeth celebrates 18th founding anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:36pm on November 21, 2017

    Theatre troupe Rangapeeth Natyadal celebrated its 18th founding anniversary through a programme held at Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Monday....

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    Jungle of Humanity under way at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:56pm on November 21, 2017

    Artist Mahbub Zamal Shamim has addressed problems of modern life and human emotions in his solo show titled ‘Jungle of Humanity’ under way at National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy....

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    Korean Film Festival underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:29pm on November 20, 2017

    A week-long Korean Film Festival, featuring nine popular Korean films, commenced at Bangladesh National Museum from Saturday....

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    Shabana Azmi urges IFFI boycott

    Culture Desk | Updated at 09:28pm on November 20, 2017

    The five-time National Award winner said that ‘putting a price on Deepika’s head is a criminal act.’....

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    Tirjak’s theatre fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:27pm on November 20, 2017

    Popular Chittagong-based theatre troupe Tirjak Natyadal’s three-day theatre festival ended at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Sunday....