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    Avinoy Shilpi Sangha distribute IDs

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on October 14, 2017

    Five hundred television actors received identity cards at a programme held at the office of Avinoy Shilpi Sangha in capital’s Gulshan on Friday....

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    Chhayanaut celebrates autumn

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on October 14, 2017

    Cultural organisation Chhayanaut celebrated autumn, the third season of Bangla calendar, through a vibrant cultural show at its auditorium in Dhanmondi on Friday....

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    Aamir Khan would love to be part of Sarfarosh sequel

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:24pm on October 14, 2017

    Superstar Aamir Khan said he is all game to reprise his iconic role, ACP Ajay Singh Rathod from ‘Sarfarosh’ in the film’s sequel. The 1999 movie, directed by John Matthew Matthan, dealt with a police officer’s quest to rein in cross-border terrorism and received critical acclaim, reports Indian Express....

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    Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi to perform in Dhaka

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:00pm on October 13, 2017

    Renowned Indian celebrity couple-- poet-lyricist Javed Akhtar and actress Shabana Azmi-- will perform in Dhaka. The couple will act in the theatre production Kaifi Aur Main, which will be staged on October 25 at Krishibid Institute Auditorium in capital’s Farmgate....

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    Drama therapy for Rohingya children underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:58pm on October 13, 2017

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy and People’s Theatre Association are jointly conducting drama therapy to boost mental health of the Rohingya children who have fled to Bangladesh to escape the violence in Myanmar and are now living in refugee camps..

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    Cartoonists protest at food adulteration in group show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:57pm on October 13, 2017

    Every human being has the right to healthy food. However, adulteration in food has become a common thing now-a-days as some immoral businessmen are engaging in the unethical practice for making profit...

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    Prangonemor theatre week begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on October 13, 2017

    A theatre week featuring seven plays by theatre troupe Prangonemor kicked off on Thursday at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy with a show of Ami O Rabindranath...

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    Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on October 13, 2017

    The famous collector of the medieval Bangla literature Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad was remembered on his 146th birth anniversary at a programme held at the Bangla Academy on Wednesday....

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    Univ students depict social issues, nature

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on October 12, 2017

    Students of United International University have depicted different social issues, natural scenery at a group photo show underway at Drik Gallery in the capital...

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    Why fewer scripts for senior female actors, questions Sharmila Tagore

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:14pm on October 11, 2017

    Veteran Bollywood actress and former Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) head Sharmila Tagore feels there are very few scripts written keeping in mind ‘elderly’ heroines, while the same is not true for their male counterparts, reports Indian Express....