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    Hamiduzzaman Khan showcases recent works

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:46pm on December 10, 2016

    Eminent sculptor Hamiduzzaman Khan is showcasing his recent works at an exhibition at the Institute of Architects Bangladesh (IAB) at Agargaon, Dhaka...

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    14th int’l short, indie film fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on December 10, 2016

    The 14th International Short and Independent Film Festival ended on a high note on Saturday at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum. ...

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    Rolling Stones top UK album chart with Blue and Lonesome

    BBC | Updated at 04:00pm on December 10, 2016

    The Rolling Stones have topped the UK chart with their latest album Blue & Lonesome - their first original studio album to reach number one for 22 years...

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    2nd Dhaka int'l monodrama fest: Chinese troupe among two to perform today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:26pm on December 09, 2016

    Two monodramas – one by a Chinese troupe and another by a local troupe – will be staged today as part of the 2nd Dhaka International Monodrama Festival at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Depp, Smith, Clooney top Forbes list of ‘most overpaid actors’

    Culture Desk | Updated at 09:24pm on December 09, 2016

    Johnny Depp and Will Smith topped a list on Wednesday of Hollywood’s most overpaid actors, an illustration that star power does not always bring in dollars at the movie box-office, reports Hindustan Times...

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    17th Asian art biennale: Rajib shows underbelly of politics in winning artwork

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:15pm on December 09, 2016

    Politics is not always what it appears to be and the politicians, whose authority comes from their people, are to blame for most of the problems facing the nations because of their greed, corruption and expediency...

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    16-day Victory Day festival underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:11pm on December 09, 2016

    A 16-day Victory Day festival featuring music, dance, theatre and poetry recitation is underway at the International Mother Language Institute in Dhaka...

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    Monodrama ingrained in local culture

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:01pm on December 09, 2016

    The idea of monodrama is nothing new in the tradition of local performing arts as most of them are performed by single actor/singer, said thespians participating in the 2nd Dhaka International Monodrama Festival, which began on Thursday at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Ballad-based theatre festival ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 08:00pm on December 08, 2016

    A six-day theatre festival featuring ballad-based productions ended on Wednesday at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala...

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    Dhumketu to hit cinemas today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:58pm on December 08, 2016

    Social-romantic film Dhumketu, which stars Shakib Khan and Porimoni, is going to hit cinemas across the country...