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    Short film Dhaka 2.00 to be screened at Cannes film fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:47pm on March 05, 2017

    Iqbal Hossain Chowdhury’s short film Dhaka 2.00 will be screened at Short Film Corner of the upcoming Cannes film festival...

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    Shadhona’s presentation earns plaudits in India: Lubna Marium

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:39pm on March 05, 2017

    Cultural organisation Shadhona that represented Bangladesh in the prestigious Khajuraho Dance Festival held in February in Indian earned plaudits from art lovers and scholars, said Lubna Marium, the artistic director of the troupe, after returning to...

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    Children, youth theatre troupes stage 4 plays

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:44pm on March 04, 2017

    Young and adolescent theatre artistes staged four plays at a two-day programme held in Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Pala depicting Hindu myth staged

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:43pm on March 04, 2017

    A Gopalganj-based troupe presented a pala based on Hindu myth on Friday at Central Shaheed Minar as part of the ongoing Bangladesh Street Theatre Festival...

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    Jayanta Bose presents classical music at BSA

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:42pm on March 04, 2017

    Indian singer Acharya Jayanta Bose moved the Dhaka audience with his classical vocal recitals at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday...

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    Paintings on jute-made canvas, papers on display

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:40pm on March 04, 2017

    A group art exhibition featuring paintings, created on jute-made canvases and papers is underway at the Bishwo Shahitto Kendro in Bangla Motor...

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    Group show features beauty of Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:08pm on March 04, 2017

    Forty eminent artists have portrayed beauty of Bangladesh, its people, landscape and history in a group show that opened on Saturday at National Art Gallery...

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    Schwarzenegger quits 'Celebrity Apprentice' over show's Trump ties

    Reuters | Updated at 08:25am on March 04, 2017

    Arnold Schwarzenegger said on Friday he will not be back for another season of NBC's reality show ‘The Celebrity Apprentice,’ blaming US president Donald Trump's ongoing role as executive producer for low ratings...

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    Dibya celebrates founding anniv thru dance show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:03pm on March 03, 2017

    Dance organisation Dibya Sangskritik Sanghatan celebrated its 26th founding anniversary by holding a dance show at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    Babu to play protagonist for first time in film

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:02pm on March 03, 2017

    Fazlul Rahman Babu has already achieved popularity acting in diverse supporting characters both in films and teleplays. But, the actor for the first time will play the protagonist in Mizanur Rahman Labu’s upcoming film Nuru Miya o Tar Beauty Driver...