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    Holllywood’s view of women changing for better: Radhika Apte

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:42pm on November 18, 2017

    Known for juggling her avatars as an actor, Radhika Apte feels the Hindi film industry is a better place for women today though things could still be better, reports indiatoday....

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    AC/DC founder Malcolm Young dies at 64

    Reuters | Updated at 09:10pm on November 18, 2017

    Malcolm Young, who founded the Australian rock band AC/DC along with his brother Angus, has died at age 64 after suffering from dementia for several...

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    Dhaka Lit Fest concluded

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:11pm on November 18, 2017

    The seventh edition of Dhaka Lit Fest, an international literature festival, ended on Saturday. Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith was present in the closing...

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    Bari Siddiqui on life support

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:33pm on November 18, 2017

      Eminent folk singer-flautist Bari Siddiqui has been put on life support in the capital’s Square Hospital after he suffered a cardiac arrest on Friday...

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    Jessia to join grand finale of Miss World 2017   

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:50pm on November 18, 2017

    Miss World Bangladesh Jessia Islam on Saturday will join the grand finale of the 67th edition of the Miss World 2017 which is taking place at the Sanya City Arena in Sanya, China...

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    Wonder Woman 2 is coming out early

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:40pm on November 17, 2017

    Christmas 2019 will be coming a bit earlier for ‘Wonder Woman 2’ fans, reports CNN....

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    BTV to air teleplay based on Zahir Raihan’s story

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on November 17, 2017

    A special teleplay named Harano Adhyay, based on writer-filmmaker Zahir Raihain’s short story Harano Boloy, has been made by Bangladesh Television. The teleplay will be aired on BTV marking world television day on November 21....

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    Facets of life depicted in watercolour

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on November 17, 2017

    Six artists have portrayed the beauty of nature and landscape through watercolour works at an ongoing group show at La Galerie of Alliance Française de Dhaka...

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    3-day Radharaman festival underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on November 17, 2017

    A three-day festival featuring timeless songs of Radharaman Dutt is undersay on Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy premises....

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    3-day literary extravaganza begins at Bangla Academy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:33pm on November 16, 2017

    The seventh edition of Dhaka Literary Festival kicked off on Thursday at Bangla Academy amid much enthusiasm and fanfare...