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    Online Picasso auction raises almost £5m

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:06pm on June 21, 2020

    An online auction of almost 200 works spanning the career of world famous Spanish artist Pablo Picasso fetched almost five million pounds, London auctioneers Sotheby’s...

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    Hollywood poised for big-screen gamble as theatres reopen

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:04pm on June 21, 2020

    After more than three months of coronavirus-mandated limbo, Hollywood is headed back to the big screen -- and hoping that Russell Crowe’s road rage thriller...

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    Germany strives to kickstart culture in a world blighted by virus

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 11:03pm on June 21, 2020

    Musician Cristina Gomez Godoy casts an excited glance towards the leafy stage where she is about to perform in front of an audience for the...

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    Johansson faced rejection because of voice

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:01pm on June 21, 2020

    Scarlett Johansson said that she faced a lot of rejection early in her career due to her now-famous ‘husky voice’, reports hindustantimes.com. Though she always...

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    Cobain guitar sells for $6 million at auction

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:00pm on June 21, 2020

    The guitar that grunge rock icon Kurt Cobain played during his legendary 1993 MTV Unplugged performance sold Saturday for a record $6 million, the auction...

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    Jolie reveals reason for divorcing Pitt

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:59pm on June 21, 2020

    Hollywood star Angelina Jolie has said that she decided to part ways with Brad Pitt for the ‘well-being’ of her children. She opened up about...

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    Fourth Sylhet virtual film fest begins June 1

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on June 21, 2020

    A week-long virtual film festival titled ‘4th Sylhet Film Festival’ will commence on July 1, says a press release. The fourth edition of the festival...

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    Dhaka University Film Society observes World Refugee Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on June 21, 2020

    Dhaka University Film Society (DUFS), in collaboration with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), observed World Refugee Day through a two-day online event...

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    COVID-19 will change shooting trend

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:55pm on June 21, 2020

    Film director and teleplay maker Arun Chowdhuri said that due to COVID-19 outbreak, the trend of shooting for silver and small screen productions will change...

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    Toronto’s ‘Graffiti Alley’ repainted to honour Floyd

    Agence France-Presse . Toronto | Updated at 10:51pm on June 20, 2020

    Dozens of street artists have painted over parts of Toronto’s ‘Graffiti Alley’ in shades of black and gray in a message of solidarity with anti-racism...