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    Three plays to be staged today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:44pm on October 20, 2016

    The fifth edition of Ganga-Jamuna Theatre and Cultural Festival will kick off today with the staging of three plays and a cultural show at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. ..

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    2 films, including one local, to release today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:41pm on October 20, 2016

    Local action-romantic film One Way: Ek Rasta and American action-thriller Jack Reacher: Never Go Back will hit cinemas today...

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    Babul captures sufferings of river erosion victims

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:39pm on October 20, 2016

    Photographer Babul Bhoumik has depicted the sufferings of the victims of river erosion in his second solo exhibition that is now underway at the Zainul Galley of Dhaka University...

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    Rezaun Nabi makes colours talk

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:30pm on October 20, 2016

    Colours have their own language. A skilled artist knows how to make them talk irrespective of the subject matters, but driving a point home only through colour is not an easy task...

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    New Rwanda genocide film should spur action on IS crimes

    Reuters | Updated at 05:26pm on October 20, 2016

    Islamic State militants must be brought to justice for the sexual enslavement of Yazidis in Iraq, a prominent American lawyer said ahead of the...

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    Glastonbury ‘crop circle’ fuels rumours that Radiohead will headline

    BBC | Updated at 05:17pm on October 20, 2016

    Radiohead look set to headline the Glastonbury festival in 2017, after the band’s logo appeared as a ‘crop circle’ in front of the...

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    2 short films to be premiered abroad

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:53pm on October 19, 2016

    Two short films produced by Khona Talkies will be premiered in two foreign film festivals in France and...

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    Sheikh Russel nat’l children film fest underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:48pm on October 19, 2016

    Bangladesh Shishu Academy has organised a five-day Sheikh Russel National Children Film Festival at its auditorium marking 52nd birth...

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    Shadhin addresses environmental changes in solo show

    Ziaul Hasan | Updated at 05:09pm on October 19, 2016

    In his first solo exhibition, artist Kamruzzaman Shadhin has sought to show how changes in the lifestyle of the santal community are...

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    5th Ganga-Jamuna fest begins Friday

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:02pm on October 19, 2016

    The 5th edition of Ganga-Jamuna theatre and cultural festival will begin on Friday commemorating the late poet-playwright...