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    Joler Gaan goes to India to hold 2 shows

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:16pm on June 04, 2017

    Good news for Joler Gaan fans is that it will perform in two concerts in India – one in Agartala on June 6 and another in Kolkata on...

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    Bangladesh to chair UNESCO confce

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:15pm on June 04, 2017

    Bangladesh has been selected unanimously the chair of the upcoming session of the conference of parties to the Convention on the...

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    Azam Khan’s 6th death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:09pm on June 04, 2017

    Today marks the sixth death anniversary of pop legend Mahbubul Haque Khan, better known as Azam Khan, one of the pioneers of...

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    Nat’l Art Exhibition to feature 364 artworks

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:08pm on June 04, 2017

    The 22nd National Art Exhibition, scheduled to begin in mid July, will feature 364 artworks by 328 artists. Like the previous arrangements, the...

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    Morshed wins best director award

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:12pm on June 03, 2017

    Seasoned filmmaker Morshedul Islam won National Film Award in best director category for his liberation war-based film Anil Bagchir Ekdin....

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    Kanak Chapa for saving water lily

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:11pm on June 03, 2017

    Playback singer Kanak Chapa has come forward to save water lily, the national flower of Bangladesh, which is fast disappearing from the country due to loss of habitat...

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    Farooki’s Doob to go to Moscow Int’l Film Festival

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:10pm on June 03, 2017

    Mostafa Sarwar Farooki’s much-talked-about film Doob (No Bed of Roses) has been selected for main competition segment of the prestigious Moscow International Film Festival in Russia, scheduled to begin from June 22...

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    Film based on Haimanti in pipeline

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:58pm on June 03, 2017

    A film based on Haimanti, one of the most popular short stories by Rabindranath Tagore, is in the pipeline....

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    Proposed budget frustrates cultural activists

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 08:15pm on June 01, 2017

    Cultural activists termed the allocation for cultural affairs ministry in the proposed national budget for the fiscal year 2017-18 poor, frustrating, disappointing and not acceptable...

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    Yet another laurel for Mahfuz Ahmed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:40pm on June 02, 2017

    Small screen actor Mahfuz Ahmed has bagged the prestigious National Film Award in best actor category for the second time for his acting in Animesh Aich’s psychological thriller film Zero Degree....