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    Solo show portrays charm of Bangladesh

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on November 13, 2017

    Bangladesh is the land of diversity and pristine beauty. The scenic beauty of rural Bangladesh has always charmed artists and poets, who have depicted the beauty of the land in their poems and paintings....

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    Humayun Ahmed literary award conferred

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:20pm on November 13, 2017

    A literary award named after late eminent writer Humayun Ahmed was conferred at a programme, marking 69th birth anniversary of the late poet, at Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad Auditorium of Bangla Academy on Sunday....

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    2-day recitation festival ends at RU

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 11:19pm on November 13, 2017

    A two-day recitation festival by recitation organisation Swanan ended at Rajshahi University campus on Friday....

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    Dylan’s Concert for Bangladesh guitar sells for $400,000 at auction

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:18pm on November 13, 2017

    The guitar Bob Dylan played at the Concert for Bangladesh and during his Rolling Thunder Revue sold at auction Saturday for nearly $400,000, exceeding pre-auction estimations, reports Rolling Stones...

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    Taylor Swift’s Reputation witnesses strong sales

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:07pm on November 13, 2017

    Taylor Swift’s revenge-tinged new album Reputation soared to the top of the iTunes charts on its first day of release on Friday, earning mixed reviews from music critics while fans devoured the lyrics for clues about her latest targets, reports Indian Express...

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    Shakil performs at BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on November 12, 2017

    Eminent Nazrul singer Khairul Anam Shakil entertained the audience by singing popular Nazrul songs at a solo show held at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum....

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    Humayun Ahmed’s 69th birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on November 12, 2017

    Today is the 69th birth anniversary of late popular author-dramatist-filmmaker Humayun Ahmed...

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    Evergreen Tagore songs enchant audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on November 12, 2017

    Songs penned by Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore occupies a special place in the hearts of Bangla music lovers....

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    Khan to retire from full-length dance performances

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:19pm on November 12, 2017

    Bangladeshi origin-British dancer-choreographer Akram Khan, one of the UK’s most feted contemporary dancers, is to retire from full-length performances with a piece marking the centenary of the first world war, reports The Guardian...

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    Nityapuran returns to stage

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on November 11, 2017

    Theatre troupe Desh Natok held a show of its play Nityapuran after a twelve-year hiatus at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday...