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    Nachiketa tunes, sings and models on Uday Hakim's lyrics

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:12pm on November 16, 2017

    Noted Bengali singer-songwriter and composer Nachiketa Chakraborty has tuned and rendered his voice on the lyrics of young Bangladeshi writer Uday Hakim. The song titled...

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    Dhaka Lit Fest begins

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:07pm on November 16, 2017

    The seventh edition of Dhaka Literary Festival kicked off on Thursday at Bangla Academy with attendance of local and foreign authors, intellectuals, experts and literature...

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    ‘Leonardo da Vinci artwork’ sells for record $450m

    BBC | Updated at 09:50am on November 16, 2017

    A 500-year-old painting of Christ believed to have been painted by Leonardo da Vinci has been sold in New York for a record $450m (£341m)...

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    Tirjak Theatre Festival from tomorrow

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:06am on November 16, 2017

    A three-day theatre festival, marking the 44th founding anniversary of popular Chittagong-based theatre troupe Tirjak Natyadal, will begin tomorrow at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy with a show of Rabindranath Tagore’s Bisarjan....

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    Nabanna celebrated thru dance, music

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 16, 2017

    For those living in Dhaka life is a constant race against the clock. The hustle and bustle of urban life offers little chance of recreation and sometimes one craves for nature and rural ambiance....

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    Nothing can stop release of Padmavati: Deepika

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:06pm on November 14, 2017

    A decade ago when she forayed into Bollywood, Deepika Padukone never imagined she would be a Sanjay Leela Bhansali heroine....

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    Doob participates in Delhi fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:05pm on November 14, 2017

    Mostafa Sarwar Farooki’s much-talked-about film Doob: No Bed of Roses was screened on Sunday at Delhi’s Binaker House as part of Asian Film Category of the Delhi International Arts Festival....

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    Korean film fest begins Nov 18

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:04pm on November 14, 2017

    A week-long Korean film festival will begin on November 18 at Bangladesh National Museum auditorium in Dhaka...

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    Jahangir’s 42nd solo displays recent works

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:50pm on November 14, 2017

    Scenic beauty of nature featuring landscapes, rivers and boats has always been a dominant theme in octogenarian artist Syed Jahangir’s works and his ongoing solo show at Abinta Gallery of Fine Arts is no exception to the trend...

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    Solo show portrays charm of Bangladesh

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on November 13, 2017

    Bangladesh is the land of diversity and pristine beauty. The scenic beauty of rural Bangladesh has always charmed artists and poets, who have depicted the beauty of the land in their poems and paintings....