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    Shora painting becomes part of Pahela Baishakh celebrations

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on April 13, 2018

    Shora, circular concave-shaped pottery, painted with floral patterns and animal motifs have become an integral element of Pahela Baishakh celebrations in recent years...

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    Traditional Pata Chitra art on verge of extinction

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 10:25pm on April 13, 2018

    Pata Chitra, scroll painting, a traditional art form of Bangladesh having history of over a few hundred years, is now on verge of extinction due to lack of promotion and preservation...

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    Mariah Carey says she has bipolar disorder

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 09:50pm on April 12, 2018

    Pop singer Mariah Carey revealed on Wednesday that she suffers from bipolar disorder, telling People magazine that she was diagnosed in 2001 but had only recently been taking medication....

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    Ekti Cinemar Gaulpo, Bijli to hit cinemas today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:45pm on April 12, 2018

    Actor-director Alamgir’s Ekti Cinemar Gaulpo and Iftekhar Chowdhury’s Bijli are scheduled to hit cinemas across the country today...

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    Shurer Dhara celebrates silver jubilee

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:08pm on April 12, 2018

    Music school Shurer Dhara celebrated its silver jubilee through a two-day festival held at Bangabandhu International Conference Center in the...

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    I go for challenging characters: Selim

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:05pm on April 12, 2018

    Popular actor Shahiduzzman Selim has won the National Film Award in villain category for enacting Ramjan in Tauquir Ahmed’s film...

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    Experimental film on Dhaka under process

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on April 12, 2018

    An experimental film titled ‘Eti, Tomarei Dhaka’ (Sincerely, yours Dhaka) featuring the story and problems of Dhaka city is under...

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    Nagarik Natya Sampraday to celebrate golden jubilee

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:19pm on April 11, 2018

    Renowned theatre troupe Nagarik Natya Sampraday is all set to celebrate its golden jubilee through a three-day festival which will be held at Bangladesh Mahila Samity from April 13 to 15...

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    Diverse dance presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:19pm on April 11, 2018

    Dancers from across the country presented diverse recitals at a programme held at Music and Dance Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Tuesday...

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    150 singers to perform

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:18pm on April 11, 2018

    One hundred and fifty artistes will perform at Chhayanaut’s New Year celebrations programme at Ramna Park on Pahela Baishakh....