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    Subir Nandi to receive lifetime award

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:58am on September 21, 2018

    Renowned singer Subir Nandi will receive lifetime achievement award at Channel-i Music Awards 2018, which will be held on the premises of The Palace Luxury Resort in Habiganj, today....

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    Bappy hopes to play diverse characters

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:55am on September 21, 2018

    Promising actor Bappy Chowdhury wants to win hearts of film lovers playing diverse characters on screen. ‘I want to have diverse characters under my belt’, said Bappy, who has acted in films like Lover Number One, Ajob Prem, Ami Tomar Hote Chai, Sultana Bibiyana, Dabir Saheber Sangsar and Apon Manush....

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    Jahangirnagar University students stage Debdas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:50am on September 21, 2018

    Jahangirnagar University’s drama and dramatics department students staged dramatic adaptation of Sharat Chandra Chattapadhyay’s famous novel Debdas at the Experiemnatl Theatre Halll of Bangladesh Shilapakala Academy on Wednesday....

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    SM Sultan through Mamun’s lens

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on September 21, 2018

    Renowned photographer Nasir Ali Mamun documented various moments of master artist SM Sultan’s life at his residence in Masimdia village of Narail, which are now on display at Alliance Francaise de Dhaka...

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    Fukunaga to direct next James Bond film

    Reuters . London | Updated at 03:37pm on September 20, 2018

    Cary Joji Fukunaga, known for directing the first season of American crime drama True Detective, has been picked as the director for the next installment...

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    Belgian builds musical bridge across the Bosphorus

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2018

    Belgian musician Tristan Driessens found his inspiration and his calling east of the Bosphorus, becoming one of the West’s few masters of the oud and of Ottoman classical music....

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    BRTA realises fines in city over traffic violations

    Agence France-Presse . Kongthong | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2018

    Curious whistles and chirrups echo through the jungle around Kongthong, a remote Indian village, but this is no birdsong. It’s people calling out to each other in music -- an extraordinary tradition that may even be unique....

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    Zhao has high hopes for her Bordeaux vineyard

    Agence France-Presse . Saint-Émilion | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2018

    A Chinese film star got her hands dirty Tuesday to kick off the harvest at her Bordeaux vineyard, which she aims to propel into the ranks of top estates as demand for French wines grows back home....

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    Iran film stirs debate

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2018

    The Iranian film for next year’s Oscars has stirred controversy at home both over the choice of a downbeat movie and for taking part in the Hollywood spectacle at a time of tense Tehran-Washington ties...

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    New troupes more active in theatre

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2018

    The newly-formed theatre troupes appear to be more active in terms of producing new plays compared to the older groups many of which have been staging the same plays for decades....