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    Online music show pays tribute to Mumtaz Ali Khan

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on June 14, 2021

    Artistes paid tribute to the late Ekushey Padak-winning folk maestro Mumtaz Ali Khan rendering Baul and Bhatiali songs at an online programme organised by Radharaman Sangskriti Charcha Kendra on...

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    Oscar-nominated actor Ned Beatty dies at 83

    Associated Press/ UNB . New York | Updated at 01:42pm on June 14, 2021

    Ned Beatty, the Oscar-nominated character actor who in half a century of American movies, including ‘Deliverance,’ ‘Network’ and ‘Superman,’ was a booming, indelible presence in even the smallest parts, has died. He was 83...

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    Silenced musicians see Turkey playing politics with Covid ban

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 10:41pm on June 15, 2021

    Turkish pop singer Seref Erdeniz had run out of options by the time he sold his guitar to pay the bills in the second year of coronavirus bans on live music. Most frustratingly for the fresh-faced 34-year-old, the buzzing bars...

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    Theatrical window may close for independent films: Farooki

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:53pm on June 15, 2021

    Celebrated filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki said that theatrical window may close for independent films and filmmakers as OTT platforms are going to be preferred by viewers in future...

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    Actress Pori Moni alleges attempt to rape, murder

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:33am on June 14, 2021

    Popular Dhallywood actress Pori Moni claimed attempt to rape and murder of her at Uttara Boat club in Ashulia on Thursday...

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    Online events keeping band music alive: Jahan

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 11:09pm on June 13, 2021

    Guitarist and one of the founding members of popular alternative rock band Black, Khademul Jahan, said that online music shows had kept band music alive amid the Covid crisis...

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    Celebs protest at attempted rape, murder of Pori Moni

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on June 14, 2021

    Artistes from different fraternities protested at the attempted rape and murder of popular Dhallywood actress Pori Moni and demanded ensuring justice for her. Earlier, the actress filed an attempted rape and murder case with the...

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    Neglected creator of ‘Bambi’ celebrated in Vienna show

    Agence France-Presse . Vienna | Updated at 11:41pm on June 12, 2021

    While the 1942 Disney film ‘Bambi’ is world famous as a classic of animated cinema, the man behind the story -- an eminent writer in...