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    Virtual show features songs, poems

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on June 30, 2020

    Leading and upcoming artistes entertained the audience presenting songs and poems at a virtual programme organised by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Monday. The academy streamed...

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    Nibedan holds three-day virtual music fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on June 30, 2020

    Music troupe Nibedan held a three-day virtual music festival on its Facebook page featuring aspiring and leading singers recently. The singers entertained the audience rendering...

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    New generation of singers mulling career change

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:38pm on July 01, 2020

    Renowned exponent of traditional folk song Kiran Chandra Roy said that most of the new generation singers might begin to consider switching their career after...

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    Mokammel’s ‘Seemantorekha’ participates in Indian virtual film fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on July 01, 2020

    Tanvir Mokammel’s documentary titled ‘Seemantorekha’ is participating along with four other films at the fourth session of FFSI Online Film Festival in India. The festival,...

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    Queenie author Candice Carty Williams wins British Book Award

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:58pm on June 30, 2020

    Candice Carty-Williams has said she feels ‘proud’ but ‘sad’ to become the first black author to win book of the year at the British Book...

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    Francis Bacon triptych sells for $84m at online auction

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:01pm on June 30, 2020

    A triptych by Francis Bacon fetched $84.6 million on Monday at a Sotheby’s auction held without an audience and live-streamed to bidders worldwide in a...

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    Kim sells stake in beauty brand to Coty

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 10:56pm on June 30, 2020

    Kim Kardashian West has inked a deal to sell 20 percent of her make-up brand KKW Beauty to American cosmetics giant Coty for $200 million,...

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    Leading artists celebrate nature in group show

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:36pm on June 30, 2020

    Leading artists are celebrating nature at a group show under way at Galleri Kaya in Dhaka’s Uttara. The 22-day exhibition, titled ‘Celebrating Nature’, has been...