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    Ayub Bachchu remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:40pm on October 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Sangskritik Parishad organised a commemorative programme on the recently demised celebrated composer, guitarist and singer Ayub Bachchu at...

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    Pakistan reimposes ban on Indian content on TV

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad, Pakistan | Updated at 12:00am on October 29, 2018

    Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Saturday ordered a ban on all Indian content on TV channels, setting aside an earlier verdict by a lower court, officials said....

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    Michael Jackson’s ‘Bad’ tour jacket up for auction

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on October 29, 2018

    Michael Jackson’s black ‘Bad’ jacket that the singer wore on his first solo tour is going up for auction in November and could fetch up to $100,000.....

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    Purnograsher Kaal premiered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 29, 2018

    A short film, titled ‘Purnograsher Kaal’, depicting attack on a writer by extremists was premiered on Saturday at National Art Gallery auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy....

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    Abbasuddin's birthday celebrated

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:00am on October 29, 2018

    The 117th anniversary of birth of legendary singer Abbasuddin Ahmed was celebrated in Sylhet on Saturday....

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    Udichi celebrates 50th anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:58pm on October 28, 2018

    Bangladesh Udichi Shilpi Goshthi celebrated its 50th founding anniversary by organising a three-day programme, which was inaugurated at the...

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    Parvathy Baul presents mystic songs at BSA

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 05:57pm on October 28, 2018

    Indian singer Parvathy Baul entertained a houseful audience rendering mystic songs on Saturday at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh...

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    Firoz features colonialism in solo show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:56pm on October 28, 2018

    New york-based Bangladeshi artist Firoz Mahmud is displaying his paintings portraying history of colonialism and post-colonialism at a solo show ongoing at Abinta Gallery of Fine Arts in Badda....

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    Thai rappers cause stir with anti-junta lyrics

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:00am on October 28, 2018

    A group of Thai rappers has touched a nerve with an impassioned and now-viral music video lobbing fiery rhymes at the ruling junta, as police mull filing charges against the lyricists....

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    Topshop billionaire named in ‘Brit #MeToo’ scandal

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 28, 2018

    British fashion industry billionaire Philip Green was named by a member of the House of Lords on Thursday as the businessman who used an injunction to suppress the publication of sexual harassment allegations by five employees....