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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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    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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    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...

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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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    Craig and Brosnan pay tribute to Roger Moore

    BBC | Updated at 05:02pm on May 24, 2017

    Daniel Craig and Pierce Brosnan have paid tribute to Sir Roger Moore after his death at the age of 89. The actors, who have both also...

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    James Bond star Roger Moore dies

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:05am on May 24, 2017

    British actor Roger Moore, who played the womanising superspy James Bond over two decades with a suave wit, died Tuesday aged 89, his children announced...

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    Experimental show features history, heritage

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 08:21pm on May 23, 2017

    A group show featuring woodcut works and glass paints by artist couple AB Mursalin Zami and Tasmina Khan Swati is underway at the...

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