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    National street theatre festival begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on January 31, 2017

    The 31st edition of national street theatre festival began on Tuesday at Central Shaheed Minar with staging of Jaler Bhasha Padma by Natyadhara. ...

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    Tarik Sujat receives award in India

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on January 30, 2017

    Noted Bangladeshi poet Tarik Sujat was honoured with the Prothom Alo Award by Indian fortnightly Prothom Alo at the ongoing International Kolkata Book Fair on Saturday...

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    Korean ambassador presents piano to BSA

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:45pm on January 30, 2017

    South Korean ambassador Ahn Seong Doo donated a grand piano to Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Sunday at National Theatre Hall of the academy...

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    10th Int’l Children’s Film Fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on January 30, 2017

    The 10th International Children’s Film Festival ended on Monday at Shawkat Osman Auditorium of Central Public Library with prize giving ceremony and screening of award-winning films...

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    Jazz and blues move Dhaka audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on January 30, 2017

    It is a real treat for the Dhaka audience as local singers and world famous western musicians are presenting melodious jazz and blues at the three-day music festival underway at Le Meridien Dhaka’s rooftop. Over a thousand music lovers are enjoying the shows every evening at the Jazz & Blues Festival that began on Sunday...

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    Miss France wins Miss Universe crown

    Reuters | Updated at 12:02pm on January 30, 2017

    A 24-year-old woman from Paris won the Miss Universe crown on Monday, in a three-hour show in the Philippine capital that focused on diversity and...

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    People throng at crafts fair in Sonargaon

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:43pm on January 29, 2017

    People from all walks of life are visiting the crafts fair organised by Bangladesh Folk Art and Crafts Foundation at Sonargaon Museum in...

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    Jessore-based troupe stages shows in Kolkata

    Saifur Rahman Saif | Updated at 05:40pm on January 29, 2017

    Bibartan Jessore is now visiting India to stage three shows of its latest theatre production titled...

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    Bachchu to hold guitar gigs in 6 cities

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:41pm on January 29, 2017

    Renowned guitarist and rock star Ayub Bachchu is going to organise instrumental gigs in six major cities of the country...

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    Kaoser Hasan displays rhythm of forms

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:43pm on January 28, 2017

    Sculptor AAM Kaoser Hasan Togor in his solo show titled ‘Rhythm of Form’ is displaying 47 sculptures at Zainul Gallery of Dhaka University...