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    Humayun Ahmed’s 69th birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on November 12, 2017

    Today is the 69th birth anniversary of late popular author-dramatist-filmmaker Humayun Ahmed...

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    Evergreen Tagore songs enchant audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on November 12, 2017

    Songs penned by Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore occupies a special place in the hearts of Bangla music lovers....

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    Khan to retire from full-length dance performances

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:19pm on November 12, 2017

    Bangladeshi origin-British dancer-choreographer Akram Khan, one of the UK’s most feted contemporary dancers, is to retire from full-length performances with a piece marking the centenary of the first world war, reports The Guardian...

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    Nityapuran returns to stage

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on November 11, 2017

    Theatre troupe Desh Natok held a show of its play Nityapuran after a twelve-year hiatus at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday...

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    Nooran sisters enthral audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on November 11, 2017

    Popular Indian sufi singers Nooran sisters cast their charm on the Dhaka audience on Friday night, the second day of Dhaka International Folk Fest-2017, at Bangladesh Army Stadium...

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    Radharaman’s 102nd death anniv observed

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet  | Updated at 11:12pm on November 11, 2017

    The 102nd death anniversary of Sylheti dhamail music composer and lyricist Radharaman Dutt was observed in Sunamganj on Friday...

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    Humayun Mela tomorrow

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:07pm on November 11, 2017

    A day-long fair dedicated to late legendary author Humayun Ahmed will be held on Channel i premise in Tejgaon tomorrow, announced the organisers at a press conference on Saturday....

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    SRK promises to learn Bangla by next year

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:55pm on November 11, 2017

    Wowing fans with a fresh attempt at Bangla at the opening of the 23rd Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) on Friday, superstar Shah Rukh Khan sought a traditional Bengali ‘dhoti’ for the next edition, promising to be fluent in the regional language, reports The Indian Express....

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    Syed Jahangir’s solo show at Abinta Gallery begins today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 11, 2017

    Octogenarian artist Syed Jahangir’s 42nd solo exhibition will open today at Abinta Gallery of Fine Arts at Badda in the capital. Titled ‘Memories Beyond Time’ the show will feature a total of 60 paintings and drawings. Finance Minister AMA Muhith is scheduled to inaugurate the exhibition in the evening...

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    Shunyan to stage Laljamin across the country

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 11, 2017

    Theatre troupe Shunyan Repertory will stage shows of its acclaimed liberation war-based monodrama Lal Jamin in 64 districts of the country...