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    17th Asian Art Biennale ends today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:12pm on December 30, 2016

    The 17th Asian Art Biennale, one of the biggest art events in the region, will end on Saturday at the National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Zainul fest features crafts items

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:53pm on December 29, 2016

    Around 15 craftsmen from around the country as well as students and teachers of the Faculty of Fine Arts of Dhaka University are displaying their...

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    Manipuri Theatre fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:51pm on December 29, 2016

    A five-day festival by Manipuri Theatre ended on Wednesday with a show of the host troupe’s monodrama Kohe Birangana at the...

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    Abbasuddin Ahmed’s 57th death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on December 29, 2016

    Today is the 57th death anniversary of Abbasuddin Ahmed, one of the most celebrated voices in Bengali folk music...

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    18 artists display works at group show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:03pm on December 29, 2016

    A group of 18 artists are showcasing their paintings at a collaborative exhibition at the Chitrak Gallery in Dhanmondi, Dhaka...

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    Actress Debbie Reynolds dies day after daughter Carrie Fisher

    Reuters | Updated at 08:35am on December 29, 2016

    Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds, who sang and danced her way into the hearts of millions of moviegoers around the world in musicals like...

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    Success is a dangerous word: Alia Bhatt

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:55pm on December 28, 2016

    Alia Bhatt had a successful 2016 and she couldn’t be happier. The Udta Punjab actor admits that ‘a lot of good things happened’ in her career this year because of hits such as Kapoor & Sons, Udta Punjab and Dear Zindagi; she is surely on cloud nine...

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    Chhayanaut to hold 2-day classical music fest today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on December 28, 2016

    Chhayanaut has organised a two-day classical music festival beginning today at its auditorium in Dhanmondi...

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    Bangladesh Betar to extend FM coverage

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 10:51pm on December 28, 2016

    Bangladesh Betar is moving ahead with plans to widen its frequency modulation (FM) broadcasting coverage by setting up region-based FM radio bands...

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    Bengal Performance Art Week underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on December 28, 2016

    Bengal Performance Art Week, organised by Bengal Foundation, is underway at three venues in the capital...