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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...

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    My father was murdered, says Paris Jackson

    BBC | Updated at 04:49pm on January 25, 2017

    Michael Jackson’s only daughter, Paris, says she believes her father was murdered. In her first in-depth interview, Paris told Rolling Stone she...

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    Application called for London Bengali Film Festival

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:51pm on January 24, 2017

    The application deadline for submission of films for the second edition of London Bengali Film Festival has been fixed at January 31, said...

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    National pitha festival begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on January 24, 2017

    Pitha, a traditional cake made of race, has long been an integral part of winter festivities in Bangladesh, but over the years it lost its...

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    Indian troupe presents Gaudiya Nritya

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:11pm on January 24, 2017

    A Kolkata-based dance troupe entertained the audience with a presentation of Gaudiya Nritya at the National Theatre Hall of...

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    Architect Shamsul Wares honoured

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:34pm on January 23, 2017

    Art critic and architect Shamsul Wares was honoured on his 71st birth anniversary celebrated at the Dhaka Club...

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    10th Int’l Children’s Film Fest begins today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:30pm on January 23, 2017

    The 10th International Children’s Film Festival Bangladesh will begin today at the Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of Central Public Library with...