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    Dhaka Int’l Folk Fest from Nov 9

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on October 29, 2017

    The third Dhaka International Folk Festival will begin from November 9 at Bangladesh Army Stadium in capital’s Banani....

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    Aranyak’s Int’l Theatre Fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on October 29, 2017

    The week-long international theatre festival titled ‘Flower and Bliss’, organised by theatre troupe Aranyak marking its 45th founding anniversary, ended on Saturday with shows of two plays by Indian and Hong Kongese troupes at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy....

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    Shamsur Rahman recalled thru poetry recitation

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on October 29, 2017

    Poets and recitation artistes recalled late eminent poet Shamsur Rahman through poetry recitation at a programme held at Rabindra Chattar of Bangla Academy on Saturday....

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    Harvey Weinstein claims: Sopranos actress Sciorra alleges rape

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:20pm on October 29, 2017

    Italian-American actress Annabella Sciorra, who starred in US TV series The Sopranos, has accused disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein of rape, reports BBC....

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    Actress Annabella Sciorra accuses Weinstein of rape

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:15am on October 29, 2017

    Actress Annabella Sciorra has accused Harvey Weinstein of rape, detailing to The New Yorker Magazine her harrowing encounter with the now-disgraced movie mogul...

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    Hamiduzzaman Khan retrospective underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on October 28, 2017

    One of the most celebrated sculptors in the country, Hamiduzzaman Khan is equally skilled when it comes to drawings and paintings....

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    October Revolution marked thru people’s song presentations

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on October 28, 2017

    The historic Great October Socialist Revolution, a revolution in Russia which was led by the Bolsheviks and Vladimir Lenin on October 25 in 1917, was marked through discussion and presentation of people’s songs at a programme held at the Raju Chatttar, Dhaka University on Friday....

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    Akhi O Tar Bandhura gets release date

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:19pm on October 28, 2017

    Morshedul Islam’s children’s film Akhi O Tar Bandhura will be released on December 22 across the country. The announcement was made at a press conference held at Channel-i office in the capital on Saturday.

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    Ashley Judd’s surprising words for Weinstein

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:05am on October 28, 2017

    An emotional Ashley Judd made her first TV appearance on ‘Good Morning America’ since coming forward with allegations of misconduct against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and kickstarting a nationwide discussion about sexual harassment against women, reports CNN...

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    FFSB remembers Hiralal Sen on death centenary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 28, 2017

    The first Bengali filmmaker Hiralal Sen was remembered on his death centenary by filmmakers and film personalities at a commemorative programme held at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...