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    Schoolchildren enjoying film shows

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:57pm on January 26, 2017

    Over a hundred students from different schools in the capital are enjoying films every day at the ongoing 10th International Children’s Film Festival...

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    Music festival ends at Dhaka University

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 05:54pm on January 26, 2017

    The two-day annual music festival organised by music department of Dhaka University ended at TSC auditorium of the university on Wednesday with...

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    Michael Madhusudan Dutt remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:51pm on January 26, 2017

    Legendary poet-dramatist Michael Madhusudan Dutt was remembered through discussion, recitation of his poems and presentation of...

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    Kuti Monsur dies

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:49pm on January 26, 2017

    Eminent composer, lyricist, singer and music director Kuti Monsur died on Tuesday night at Dhaka Medical College Hospital. He was...

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    Local and Hollywood films hit cinemas Friday

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:43pm on January 26, 2017

    Tania Ahmed’s debut film Bhalobasha Emoni Hoy and Hollywood adventure film The Great Wall will be released today...

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    Pioneering TV actress Mary Tyler Moore dies

    Associated Press | Updated at 11:41am on January 26, 2017

    Mary Tyler Moore, the star of TV’s beloved ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’ whose comic realism helped revolutionise the depiction of women on...

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    Shikari’s success made local industry happy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:28pm on January 25, 2017

    India-Bangladesh joint venture film Shikari’s winning of two Kalakar Awards on Sunday in Kolkata, India made the Bangladeshi actors and producer happy and encouraged...

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    Bishwajit depends more on online music platforms

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on January 25, 2017

    Noted singer Kumar Bishwajit in an interview with New Age said that he was relying more on digital platforms such as YouTube than more conventional platforms such as CDs, TV channels or radio stations to promote songs...

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    ICFF encourages children in films: organisers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on January 25, 2017

    Organisers of the International Children’s Film Festival said that the festival that they had been organising for the past 10 years was promoting children to go to cinemas and make films...

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    Inspirational songs, poems presented at LWM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:20pm on January 25, 2017

    Inspirational songs and poems were presented at the Liberation War Museum on Tuesday marking the historic mass uprising of 1969...