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    Mumbai Film fest drops Jago Hua Savera

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 05:22pm on October 22, 2016

    Urdu film Jago Hua Savera, one of the classics at Cannes Film Festival in May, directed by AJ Kardar, has been dropped from the list of 18th Mumbai Film Festival starting October 20...

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    GANGA-JAMUNA THEATRE AND CULTURAL FEST : Two historical plays to be staged on Friday

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:07pm on October 21, 2016

    Two historical plays and one experimental production will be staged on Friday by three local theatre troupes as part of the ongoing Ganga-Jamuna Theatre and Cultural Festival...

  • ‘There is still room for quality work’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:03pm on October 21, 2016

    Noted teleplay maker Dipu Hazra said that some of the directors are trying to produce quality works despite a not-so-heartening condition in the teleplay industry...

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    BSA tribute fest on late musicians ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:54pm on October 21, 2016

    An eight-day festival organised by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in honour of 27 late musicians ended on Thursday at the Music and Dance Centre of the academy...

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    Three plays to be staged today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:44pm on October 20, 2016

    The fifth edition of Ganga-Jamuna Theatre and Cultural Festival will kick off today with the staging of three plays and a cultural show at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. ..

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    2 films, including one local, to release today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:41pm on October 20, 2016

    Local action-romantic film One Way: Ek Rasta and American action-thriller Jack Reacher: Never Go Back will hit cinemas today...

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    Babul captures sufferings of river erosion victims

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:39pm on October 20, 2016

    Photographer Babul Bhoumik has depicted the sufferings of the victims of river erosion in his second solo exhibition that is now underway at the Zainul Galley of Dhaka University...

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    Rezaun Nabi makes colours talk

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:30pm on October 20, 2016

    Colours have their own language. A skilled artist knows how to make them talk irrespective of the subject matters, but driving a point home only through colour is not an easy task...

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    New Rwanda genocide film should spur action on IS crimes

    Reuters | Updated at 05:26pm on October 20, 2016

    Islamic State militants must be brought to justice for the sexual enslavement of Yazidis in Iraq, a prominent American lawyer said ahead of the...

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    Glastonbury ‘crop circle’ fuels rumours that Radiohead will headline

    BBC | Updated at 05:17pm on October 20, 2016

    Radiohead look set to headline the Glastonbury festival in 2017, after the band’s logo appeared as a ‘crop circle’ in front of the...