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    Bristy wins Grand Prize depicting autistic son’s life

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 09:13pm on September 03, 2018

    Salma Zakia Bristy has won Grand Prize at the 18th edition of Asian Art Biennale for her video installation work titled ‘The Superhuman Syndrome’ portraying a strong narrative of her autistic son Aveen’s everyday activities for adapting with normal life....

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    Berlinale Spotlight begins in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:57pm on September 03, 2018

    A five-day programme titled ‘Berlinale Spotlight Bangladesh’ aiming at connecting the Berlin International Film Festival with local filmmakers and producers began on Monday at Goethe-Instut...

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    U2 cancels Berlin show after Bono loses his voice

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin, Germany | Updated at 11:18pm on September 02, 2018

    Irish rock group U2 was forced to cut short a concert in Berlin before thousands of fans after performing only a few songs when lead singer Bono lost his voice....

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    Lady Gaga triumphs in film debut at Venice

    Agence France-Presse . Venice | Updated at 11:17pm on September 02, 2018

    Lady Gaga spoke of her painful road to fame after she shone in her big Hollywood movie debut, ‘A Star Is Born’, which premiered Friday at the Venice film festival....

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    First Man accused of being unpatriotic

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:16pm on September 02, 2018

    Neil Armstrong’s sons and the director of a new biopic on the space hero are hitting back against criticism that the film is unpatriotic because of the lack of a flag-planting scene....

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    Harbola holds recitation show

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:12pm on September 02, 2018

    Renowned recitation artistes from different troupes entertained the audience reciting poems penned by leading poets at a programme held on Saturday at Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of Central Public Library....

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    Salman Shah fest on September 29

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on September 02, 2018

    Salman Shah Smriti Parishad will organise a day-long Salman Shah festival on Bangladesh Film Development Corporation premises celebrating the late renowned Dhallywood actor’s 47th birth anniversary, which will be celebrated on September 19...

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    Bot Tala celebrates 10th founding anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:10pm on September 02, 2018

    Theatre troupe Bot Tala celebrated its tenth founding anniversary through a programme held on Saturday at Dr Nilima Ibrahim Auditorium of Bangladesh Mahila Samity....

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    Atia criticises collective indifference

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 09:55pm on September 02, 2018

    For acrylic painting satirising the collective indifferences, socially-conscious artist Atia Islam has won the Grand Prize competing with 414 artworks by 330 local and foreign artists at the 18th edition of the Asian Art Biennale....

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    Hariharan sings Russel’s song

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:42pm on September 01, 2018

    Padma Shri award-winning renowned Indian singer Hariharan has lent his voice to a song penned by local lyricist Zulfiqer Russel....