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    National anthem competition held

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:52pm on March 20, 2019

    Nine teams, from eight divisions of the country, won awards in different categories in the competition of rendering the national anthem properly held at National Art Gallery Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Monday....

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    Music Fest begins at JnU

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 21, 2019

    A two-day music festival kicked off on Wednesday at Jagannath University (JnU) featuring performances by students and teachers of music department of the university and invited local, Indian and German artistes....

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    Netflix explores interactive entertainment

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on March 21, 2019

    A Netflix Inc experiment that began with viewers picking a movie character’s breakfast cereal may expand to letting the audience choose the best on-screen date or the safest path to escape an ax murderer....

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    Ex-Pantera singer’s NZ gigs axed

    Agence France-Presse . Christchurch | Updated at 12:00am on March 21, 2019

    Two New Zealand performances by the former frontman of influential metal band Pantera have been cancelled in the wake of the Christchurch massacre over his past comments about white supremacy....

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    Traditional singers captivate audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Traditional singers and performing artistes captivated the audience presenting diverse traditional songs and performance arts at a programme held at Chhayanaut Auditorium on Monday.Chhayanaut organised...

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    Local, Indian publishers launch Boishako

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Leading local publishing house Anyaprokash Publications Limited and Indian book publisher Patra Bharati have jointly launched Boishako to facilitate exchange of literary books between the...

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    Abu Zafar Obaidullah recalled

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:52am on March 20, 2019

    Ekushey Padak winning poet Abu Zafar Obaidullah was remembered by his fans, friends and family members at a commemoration programme on Tuesday at the main...

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    Lalon Festival begins in Kushtia today

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    A three-day Lalon Festival will begin at Lalon Akhra in Chheuria village, Kushtia from today.The festival, which is held annually, has been organised by the...