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    World Heritage Day observed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:28pm on April 18, 2017

    World Heritage Day was observed with a call to save all heritage sites through a programme at Lalbagh Fort in the capital on Tuesday.  Archaeology...

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    Bangladesh Film Artistes’ Association Elections

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:54pm on April 18, 2017

    Fifty eight artistes will contest for 21 posts in three panels at the upcoming Bangladesh Film Artistes’ Association elections scheduled to be held on May 5...

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    Photo show features native birds

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:59pm on April 18, 2017

    Fifty photographers are displaying over a hundred photographs of native bird species at a group show underway at Nalinikanta Bhattasali Hall of...

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    New LWM galleries present events of liberation war

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on April 18, 2017

    People from all strata of society are visiting the newly-opened Liberation War Museum in Agargaon which offers a detailed and rich history of liberation war through displaying over 1000 photographs and other items in four galleries...

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    Nazir displays patachitra at AFD

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on April 18, 2017

    A twelve-day solo show featuring patachitra paintings depicting Bengal tigers by artist Nazir Hossain is underway at Galerie Zoom of Alliance Française de Dhaka...

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    Hamlet premiered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on April 18, 2017

    It was a much-awaited production and the audience left the hall on Sunday with satisfaction after watching the premiere show of Bangla version of William Shakespeare’s classic Hamlet at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy’s National Theatre Hall...

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    4th Int'l Folklore Summer School ends

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:12pm on April 17, 2017

    The fourth international folklore summer school, organised by Bangla Academy, ended on Monday through a ceremony at Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad Auditorium of the academy....

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    Play on Fakir Lalon staged

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on April 16, 2017

    Fakir Lalon Shah as a great humanist was presented in an experimental theatre staged by a visiting Indian troupe Spectators on Saturday at Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad Auditorium of Bangla Academy...

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    Local, Indian artistes perform

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on April 16, 2017

    Seventeen Bangladeshi and eight Indian artistes recited poems penned by contemporary poets of Bangladesh and India at Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of Central Public Library on Saturday...

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    Group show celebrates Pahela Baishakh

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on April 16, 2017

    Nineteen artists united for a group show featuring masks and portraits on display at Galleri Kaya celebrating Pahela Baishakh...