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    Prasun Azad faces one-year ban

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:30pm on November 03, 2016

    A one-year blanket ban has been imposed on actress Prasun Azad jointly by Bangladesh Television Programme Producers Association, Directors’ Guild and Abhinoy Shilpi Sangha....

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    Terracotta features nature, life

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:24pm on November 03, 2016

    A terracotta exhibition featuring the works of artist Tayabuzzaman Topu as well as underprivileged youths is underway at the Edward M Kennedy Centre in Dhaka....

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    Asian Art Biennale to feature 386 works of 280 artists

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:14pm on November 03, 2016

    The 17th Asian Art Biennale will feature a total of 386 artworks by 280 artists from 52 countries across the world. At a general meeting...

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    US actor Seagal gets Russian citizenship

    Reuters | Updated at 04:35pm on November 03, 2016

    Russian president Vladimir Putin has signed an order to give Russian citizenship to US actor Steven Seagal, the Kremlin said on its website...

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    Putra: a saga of autistic children

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 10:02pm on November 02, 2016

    Putra, the first feature film on the sorry states of the special children, was premiered on Tuesday at Star Cineplex...

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    Play featuring global politics premiered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:58pm on November 02, 2016

    A theatre production revealing the brutal fact of the contemporary global politics, where fates of the developing countries are determined by the agents of ‘super powers’, was premiered on Tuesday...

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    Promiti addresses women’s sufferings

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:40pm on November 02, 2016

    Artist Promiti Hossain has addressed the sufferings of women through her drawings that are now on display at Kala Kendra in Mohammadpur...

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    Dubai Film Festival to honour Rekha

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:04pm on November 01, 2016

    Indian actor Rekha will be honoured by the upcoming Dubai International Film Festival with a Lifetime Achievement Award...

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    Nationwide dance contest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on November 01, 2016

    The five-day final round of a nationwide children’s dance competition ended on Sunday through an awards ceremony at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Artists protest at violence on women, children

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on November 01, 2016

    A group of artists on Tuesday protested at the incidents of violence and harassment against women, children and religious minorities in front of the faculty of fine arts of Dhaka University...