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    Recitation production depicts struggle for independence

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:13pm on February 23, 2018

    The history of Bangladesh’s struggle for Independence from 1947 to 1971 was narrated through a recitation production at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    Meryl slams Harvey for using her name

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:03pm on February 22, 2018

    Harvey Weinstein wants a judge to dismiss a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit against him and invoked the words and actions of Oscar-winning actresses including Meryl Streep in his defence...

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    Music composer Ali Akbar Rupu dies

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:02pm on February 22, 2018

    Renowned music composer and director Ali Akbar Rupu is no more. He passed away at the United Hospital in the capital on Thursday afternoon...

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    Foreigners perform at Shaheed Minar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:45pm on February 22, 2018

    Officials of different foreign missions operating in the country presented songs and recited poems in Bangla and in their respective languages at Central Shaheed Minar on Dhaka University campus on Wednesday...

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    Cultural troupes observe Int’l Mother Language Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:38pm on February 22, 2018

    Different government and cultural organisations celebrated International Mother Language Day and paid tribute to the language movement martyrs by organising various programmes across the country on February 21...

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    Cultural organisations observe Int’l Mother Language Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:12pm on February 22, 2018

    Different government and cultural organisations celebrated International Mother Language Day and paid tribute to the language movement martyrs by...

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    On abusage of Bangla

    Ahmad Rafique | Updated at 09:45pm on February 20, 2018

    The language movement in an organised way had begun in 1948 and expanded to all spheres throughout the 1950s till February 1952, the last phase being known as Ekushey...

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    Social awareness needed to check language distortion

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 09:43pm on February 20, 2018

    Language distortion in television and radio programmes is a concern for parents, senior artistes and educationists, who argue that such distortion has adverse impact on linguistic skills of young generation...

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    Jatra glorifies language movement

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:32pm on February 20, 2018

    A jatra glorifying the language movement and its legacy in today’s youths was staged on Monday at Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Saat Bhai Champa made into TV series

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on February 19, 2018

    Popular fairytale Saat Bhai Champa, which narrates the story of princess Parul and her quest to revive her seven brothers, who magically blossomed into seven champak flowers after they were buried alive by their jealous step mothers, has been made into a TV series with same title...

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