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    Docu on Tagore’s legacy in pipeline

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:23pm on January 03, 2017

    A documentary film examining the enduring legacy of Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore and contemporary practices will be released...

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    Paintings inspired by poems on display

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:19pm on January 02, 2017

    Artist Mostafiz Karigar is showcasing a collection of paintings inspired by poems at a solo exhibition at the Bishwo Shahitto Kendro in Dhaka....

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    Bulbul Chy remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:17pm on January 02, 2017

    Pioneering dancer Bulbul Chowdhury was recalled on his 98th birth anniversary at a programme at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Sunday. ...

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    Dancers optimistic about 2017

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:14pm on January 02, 2017

    Terming 2016 as a successful year for dance, noted dancers of the country said they are hopeful 2017 would be an even more successful one....

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    Shawkat Osman’s birth centenary celebrated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:04pm on January 02, 2017

    The birth centenary of prominent writer Shawkat Osman was celebrated through two separate programmes in Dhaka on Monday...

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    Kiran performs at museum’s year-end show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on January 01, 2017

    Singer Kiran Chandra Roy entertained the audience at a year-end function at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on Saturday...

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    Poldark bath scene named best TV moment of 2016

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:55pm on January 01, 2017

    A steamy bath scene from the second series of Poldark has topped a poll of the biggest television moments of 2016...

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    Gulzar elected president, Khokhon general secretary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on January 01, 2017

    Directors Mushfiqur Rahman Gulzar and Badiul Alam Khokhon have been elected president and general secretary respectively of Bangladesh Film Directors’ Association for a two-year term...

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    Kalpana releases three albums

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on January 01, 2017

    Noted Nazrul Sangeet singer Masuda Anam Kalpana launched three albums at a programme at the capital’s Bishwo Shahitto Kendro on Saturday...

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    Theatre calls for professionalism, decentralisation

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on January 01, 2017

    The government needs to play an active role to improve the standards of theatre and the artists in 2017, theatre activists said...