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    Paris raves draw crowds as virus shutters nightclubs

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:43pm on August 07, 2020

    Unauthorised rave parties, long a fringe pastime with a hardcore techno following, have found a new fan base among young people in Paris denied a...

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    Online cultural events mark Hiroshima Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on August 07, 2020

    Liberation War Museum and theatre troupe Swapnadal observed Hiroshima Day organising online events on Thursday due to the COVID-19 crisis. Liberation War Museum and Japan-based...

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    Virus ban on Bollywood stars, crew over 65 overturned

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 10:38pm on August 07, 2020

    Bollywood actors and crew aged over 65 will be allowed to resume shoots, an industry official said Friday, after an Indian court overturned coronavirus restrictions...

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    Raphael’s face reconstructed to solve tomb mystery

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:39pm on August 07, 2020

    Art sleuths have created a 3D reconstruction of the face of Italian painter Raphael, solving an age-old mystery over his final resting place, Rome’s Tor...

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    Film, music fraternities seek govt intervention

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on August 06, 2020

    Film and music industry insiders urged the government to take necessary steps to protect the country’s music labels, film producers and distributors and singers against...

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    Eyeing China box office, Hollywood bows to censorship: report

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:34pm on August 06, 2020

    The lure of the massive Chinese market has led Hollywood to readily self-censor its films to please Beijing, according to a new report by Pen...

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    I have never abused anyone: Placido Domingo

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:33pm on August 06, 2020

    Famed Spanish opera singer Placido Domingo, accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct, denied the allegations Thursday in an interview in which he talked about...

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    FBI search California home of YouTube star Jake Paul

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:31pm on August 06, 2020

    Heavily armed FBI agents searched the California home of controversial YouTube star Jake Paul on Wednesday as part of an ongoing investigation, his lawyer said....

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    Nobonita, Gaurob releases ‘Bondhu Doyamoy’

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:29pm on August 06, 2020

    Singer couple Nobonita Chowdhury and Labik Kamal Gaurob has released a music video of a duet song for the first time. The couple has recorded...

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    Empathy organises online fundraiser

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:28pm on August 06, 2020

    Recitation artistes namely Rajina Wali Leena and Majaharul Islam performed at a virtual programme organised by recitation troupe Empathy on Wednesday. The programme, titled ‘Sokoler...