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    Jurors for Nat’l Film Award 2019 get busy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on August 07, 2020

    The selection process of National Film Award 2019 is under way. The jurors got together for the first time on Thursday to view and evaluate...

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    Paris raves draw crowds as virus shutters nightclubs

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:43pm on August 07, 2020

    Unauthorised rave parties, long a fringe pastime with a hardcore techno following, have found a new fan base among young people in Paris denied a...

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    Online cultural events mark Hiroshima Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on August 07, 2020

    Liberation War Museum and theatre troupe Swapnadal observed Hiroshima Day organising online events on Thursday due to the COVID-19 crisis. Liberation War Museum and Japan-based...

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    Virus ban on Bollywood stars, crew over 65 overturned

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 10:38pm on August 07, 2020

    Bollywood actors and crew aged over 65 will be allowed to resume shoots, an industry official said Friday, after an Indian court overturned coronavirus restrictions...

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    Raphael’s face reconstructed to solve tomb mystery

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:39pm on August 07, 2020

    Art sleuths have created a 3D reconstruction of the face of Italian painter Raphael, solving an age-old mystery over his final resting place, Rome’s Tor...

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    Film, music fraternities seek govt intervention

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on August 06, 2020

    Film and music industry insiders urged the government to take necessary steps to protect the country’s music labels, film producers and distributors and singers against...

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    Empathy organises online fundraiser

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:28pm on August 06, 2020

    Recitation artistes namely Rajina Wali Leena and Majaharul Islam performed at a virtual programme organised by recitation troupe Empathy on Wednesday. The programme, titled ‘Sokoler...

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    Nobonita, Gaurob releases ‘Bondhu Doyamoy’

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:29pm on August 06, 2020

    Singer couple Nobonita Chowdhury and Labik Kamal Gaurob has released a music video of a duet song for the first time. The couple has recorded...