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    Apekkhik to release first album after Covid situation improves

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on May 05, 2021

    Aspiring rock band Apekkhik is eying to release its first album after the Covid situation improves. The band, which was founded on May 4, 2016,...

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    All should follow Covid guidelines in shooting

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:51pm on May 05, 2021

    Popular small screen actor and general secretary of Actors’ Equity Ahsan Habib Nasim urged all to follow the Covid health guidelines on shooting floors while...

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    Meghan Markle to release children’s book titled The Bench

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:52am on May 05, 2021

    Meghan Markle is to release a children’s book titled The Bench inspired by her husband Prince Harry’s bond with their son Archie, the couple’s foundation announced on Tuesday...

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    Binodini Rai receives huge response from Bengali music lovers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:32pm on May 04, 2021

    Duet song Binodini Rai, recorded by Bangladeshi singer Sabbir Nasir and Indian singer Shampa Bishwas, has received huge response from Bengali music lovers of Bangladesh...

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    Rickshaw Girl to participate in DIFF

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on May 04, 2021

    Acclaimed filmmaker Amitabh Reza-directed upcoming film Rickshaw Girl is going to participate in the Durban International Film Festival, which will be held in South Africa...

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    We should change the pattern of music videos: Habib

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:30pm on May 04, 2021

    Popular singer and music composer Habib Wahid said that there should be a change in the pattern of music videos as the viewers get bored...

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    Bollywood star Kangana permanently banned from Twitter

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 07:41pm on May 04, 2021

    Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut’s Twitter account was ‘permanently suspended’ Tuesday for violating policies on hateful conduct and abusive behaviour, the social media giant said. Ranaut,...

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    In conversation with Ishrat Tania

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 11:00pm on May 03, 2021

    Fiction writer Ishrat Tania said her effort in exploring authenticity in literature involves ‘dream writing’. She uses the techniques to traverse a variety of subjects and their attendant subtexts. As a result, she adds, her process...

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    Online show features Tagore songs

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on May 03, 2021

    Radharaman Sangskriti Charcha Kendra organised an online programme featuring Tagore songs, which were inspired by baul, bhatiali, saree and kirtan songs, on Sunday. The event titled ‘Nagarik Palli Geeti’ was arranged marking Rabindranath Tagore’s 160th...

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    Prince Harry and J-Lo lead ‘Vax Live’ concert in Los Angeles

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 02:38pm on May 03, 2021

    Britain’s Prince Harry joined pop royalty including Jennifer Lopez at a star-studded concert in Los Angeles Sunday to urge faster and more even global vaccinations, as he voiced support for India during its...