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    Deepika Padukone summoned by police in drugs probe

    Agence France-Presse. Mumbai | Updated at 08:58pm on September 23, 2020

    Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone has been summoned for questioning as part of an escalating drugs probe into the suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, Indian...

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    Bollywood star Ayushmann on Time’s 100 most influential list

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:33pm on September 23, 2020

    Bollywood superstar Ayushmann Khurrana has been named among the world’s 100 most influential people by the Time Magazine, reports Hindustan Times. The actor took to...

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    Actors Equity receives unclaimed body of Minu Momtaz

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:21pm on September 23, 2020

     Actors Equity, an association of television artistes, received the dead body of actress Minu Momtaz, who died of COVID 19 at Green Life Hospital in...

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    Sammilita Natya Parishad Sylhet celebrates 36th anniv

    Zaman Monir . Sylhet | Updated at 11:31pm on September 22, 2020

    Sammilita Natya Parishad Sylhet, a platform of Sylhet-based theatre troupes, celebrated its 36th founding anniversary organising a programme recently following social distancing at Kabi Nazrul...

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    ‘Shonibar Bikel’ wins award at Fukuoka Int’l Film Festival

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on September 22, 2020

    Acclaimed film and teleplay maker Mostafa Sarwar Farooki’s unreleased film ‘Shonibar Bikel’ (Saturday Afternoon) won the Kumamoto City Award at Fukuoka International Film Festival. The...

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    FDC based organisations postpone human chain

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:28pm on September 22, 2020

    Film Development Corporation-based eighteen organisations postponed its Tuesday’s human chain protest demanding the removal of Bangladesh Film Artistes’ Association president Misha Sawdagar and its general...

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    Abu Hena Mustafa Kamal’s 31st death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2020

    Today is the 31st death anniversary of the late Ekushey Padak-winning poet, educationist, singer, songwriter and composer Abu Hena Mustafa Kamal. Different cultural organisations will...

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    Designing books not yet a profession in Bangladesh

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 11:26pm on September 22, 2020

    Nirzhar Noishabdya has made a name for himself as a designer of book covers. There is hardly any reader of contemporary literature out there who...

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    British-French actor and ‘Bond’ villain Michael Lonsdale dies

    Agence France-Presse .Paris | Updated at 11:40am on September 22, 2020

    Michael Lonsdale, the British-French actor with a far-ranging film and theatre career but most widely recognised as the villain opposite James Bond in ‘Moonraker’, died...

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    CMA organises photography contest on Amphan affected people

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on September 21, 2020

    Change Makers’ Alliance, a voluntary organisation based in Koyra Upazila, Khulna, has organised a photography contest on Amphan-affected people, said a press release. At least...