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    Iran cultural centre celebrates Pahela Baishakh, Nowruz

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:19pm on April 07, 2018

    Iran Cultural Centre Dhaka, in association with Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, celebrated Pahela Baishakh and Nowruz, the Iranian New Year, through a programme held at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday...

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    Popy to play Parbati

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:55pm on April 06, 2018

    Three-time national award-winning Dhallywood actress Sadika Parvin Popy is going to play Parbati in filmmaker Arifur Rahman Arif’s upcoming directorial venture titled ‘Kathgoray Sarat Chandra’...

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    40 local artists participate

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on April 06, 2018

    Artworks done by 40 renowned Bangladeshi artists are now on display at a fortnight-long group show styled ‘Shades of Passion’ at the Atrium City Hall in Hague, Netherlands...

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    Syed Badruddin Hossain theatre fest begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on April 06, 2018

    The ninth Syed Badruddin Hossain Memorial Theatre Festival featuring plays by local and Indian troupes began amid much enthusiasm and fanfare at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    I am not happy with the award: Farooque

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on April 06, 2018

    Seasoned actor Hossain Pathan Farooque, who shared National Film Award 2016 in lifetime achievement category with veteran actress Farida Aktar Babita, said he is not happy with the award...

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    Int’l magic convention from April 26

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on April 06, 2018

    A three-day Bangladesh International Magic Convention featuring magic shows by local and foreign magicians will begin from April 26 simultaneously at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy and Bangladesh National Museum...

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    Mohajoner Nao and Myao Sankettan staged

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 01:28am on April 06, 2018

    Two theatre troupes Subchan Natya Sangsad and Anushilon Natyadal staged plays at separate venues on Rajshahi University campus on Wednesday...

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    Two local films to hit cinemas today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:23am on April 06, 2018

    Giasuddin Selim’s Swapnajaal and Shahnawaz Shanu’s Palake Palake Tomake Chai are going to hit cinemas across the country today...

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    Tagore’s Dak Ghar staged

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on April 06, 2018

    Abdullah Al-Mamun Theatre School staged Rabindranath Tagore’s acclaimed play Dak Ghar (The Post Office) at Bangladesh Mahila Samity Auditorium on Wednesday...

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    Oggatonama bags best film award of 2016, Aynabaji wins big

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 03:38pm on April 05, 2018

    Tauquir Ahmed’s film Oggatonama, produced by Impress Telefilm Limited, has been named the best film of 2016 while Amitabh Reza Chowdhury’s film...