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    Syndicate of exhibitors, booking agents blamed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:05pm on April 04, 2017

    An unholy alliance of vested interested exhibitors and booking agents have been blamed for the trade slump in the country’s film industry at a seminar held on Monday at Bangladesh Film Development Corporation marking the National Film Day...

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    DU prepares for grand Mangal Shobhajatra after UNESCO recognition

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:59pm on April 04, 2017

    Teachers and students of faculty of fine arts are working round the day for preparing replicas and other items to be used in the grand parade of Mongol Shobhajatra to welcome the Bangla New Year on April 14...

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    FEAB Fashion Festival begins

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:55am on April 03, 2017

    The Fashion Entrepreneurs Association of Bangladesh began FEAB Fashion Festival 2017 at the Chitrashala Plaza of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. Cultural affairs minister Asaduzzaman Noor inaugurated...

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    Rabirasmi artistes entertain audience with Tagore songs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:41pm on April 04, 2017

      Artistes of Tagore music organisation Rabirashmi entertained audience with Rabindranath Tagore’s spring songs at a programme on Tuesday at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh...

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    Indian classical vocalist Kishori Amonkar passes away

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:10am on April 04, 2017

    Renowned Hindustani classical vocalist Kishori Amonkar passed away on Monday night after a brief illness. She was 84, reports Times of India...

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    National Film Day celebrated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on April 03, 2017

    The local film industry known as Dhallywood celebrated National Film Day organising various programmes including rally, seminar, cultural shows and others at different venues in the capital on Monday...

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    Shakil, Kalpana to release Tagore music album

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on April 03, 2017

    Renowned Nazrul singers Khairul Anam Shakil and Masuda Anam Kalpana will be opening a new window in their musical careers: the couple is all set to release their first duet Rabindra Sangeet album on May 5 marking the 156th birth anniversary of Tagore...

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    Moon presents human expressions on canvas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:24pm on April 03, 2017

    Moon Rahman, who didn’t have any formal training on art, explores her surroundings and human facial expressions in her second solo underway at Kalakendra in Mohammadpur...

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    Padatik to hold week-long theatre festival

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on April 03, 2017

    Featuring plays by nine local and one Indian troupe, a week-long theatre festival by Padatik Natya Sangsad (TSC) begins at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Tuesday...

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    Draft of national film policy gets cabinet nod

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 03:57pm on April 03, 2017

    The cabinet on Monday approved the draft of ‘The National Film Policy, 2017’ aimed at promoting making of healthy films by upholding the spirit, ideology and...