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    Ora Egarojan artistes honoured

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on May 25, 2017

    Actors, director, producer, and technical crews of Ora Egarojan were honoured by Bangladesh Film Directors’ Association on Thursday at Bangladesh Film Development Corporation....

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    Priyanka loves fight scenes and playing villain in Baywatch

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:32pm on May 26, 2017

    Priyanka Chopra is no stranger to fight scenes. As the star of dozens of Bollywood films as well as the ABC drama ‘Quantico,’ Chopra said she knows what kind of preparation and moves are required to execute a dramatic fight. But playing Victoria Leeds in the new movie adaptation of ‘Baywatch,’ she noted, was unique, reports NBC Reports...

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    Galleri Kaya celebrates 13th founding anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on May 26, 2017

    Galleri Kaya is celebrating its 13th founding anniversary through a group show featuring fifty artworks by 32 leading artists like Murtaza Baseer, Mohammad Kibria, Rafiqun Nabi, Ahmed Shamsuddoha, Aminul Islam, Debdas Chakraborty, Hamiduzzaman Khan, Jamal Ahmed and others at its gallery in capital’s Uttara...

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    Shakespeare’s 7 plays staged at UAP

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on May 25, 2017

    English department students of University of Asia Pacific staged seven Shakespearean plays in original or adaptations on Wednesday as a part of celebration of 453rd birthday of William Shakespeare, said a press release...

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    Nazrul Academy pays tribute to National Poet

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:07pm on May 24, 2017

    Nazrul Academy on Wednesday paid tribute to national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam at programme in the city celebrating his 118th birth anniversary. The programme  was...

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    Wonder Woman UK premiere cancelled

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:34pm on May 25, 2017

    Gal Gadot, Chris Pine and Robin Wright, were scheduled to make red carpet appearances at the London premiere of Wonder Woman...

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    Cultural organisations celebrate Nazrul’s birth anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:55pm on May 25, 2017

    Different cultural organisations celebrated the national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam’s 118th birth anniversary by organising special programmes on Thursday....

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    Nazrul got inspiration from folk music

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on May 24, 2017

    Folk songs of Bengal had always been inspiring for Kazi Nazrul Islam as a music composer and his fascination for the music genre developed in his boyhood while working with a rural leto music troupe...

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    Influence of foreign music on Nazrul

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:02pm on May 24, 2017

    A gifted lyricist and composer Kazi Nazrul Islam, credited for composing 2,600 diverse songs in 35 styles, wrote and composed around 20 songs based on popular foreign music....

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    Nazrul: unique creator of devotional songs

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:18pm on May 24, 2017

    National poet Kazi Nazrul Islam added a new dimension to Bangla music with his devotional songs glorifying the Islamic and Hindu beliefs, myths and rituals, which attract people irrespective of their cast and creed...