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    Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar’s 200th birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 26, 2020

    Today is the 200th birth anniversary of the late Sanskrit scholar, writer, educator, social reformer and philanthropist Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar. Bangla Academy will organise a...

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    Portraying historic characters require a lot of preparation

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:24pm on September 25, 2020

    Two-time National Film Award-winning actress Nusrat Imrose Tisha said that portraying a historic character requires a lot of preparations, including close attention to appearance and...

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    SPB, singer of 40,000 Indian film songs, dies at 74

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 04:54pm on September 25, 2020

    SP Balasubrahmanyam, whose prolific output as a singer included around 40,000 songs in 16 Indian languages, died Friday aged 74 after a prolonged battle with...

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    Iconic French singer Juliette Greco dies aged 93: family

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:59pm on September 24, 2020

    Legendary French singer Juliette Greco has died aged 93 after a career spanning over half a century, her family told AFP. ‘Juliette Greco died this...

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    Paris exhibition shows how Man Ray made fashion an art

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:58pm on September 24, 2020

    He is one of the 20th century’s most famous artists, but not many people know that Man Ray got his start as a fashion photographer....

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    Hopkins explores horrors of dementia in ‘The Father’

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:57pm on September 24, 2020

    Convincing movie legend Anthony Hopkins to star in your first-ever film is a tall order for any director. But Florian Zeller -- the acclaimed French...

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    Goethe Institut calls for entries for creative art  projects

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on September 24, 2020

    Goethe Institut- Bangladesh has called for entries for art projects to extend support to artists and writers to engage in creative activities in the time...

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    Two films on Pritilata in pipeline

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:55pm on September 24, 2020

    Two films on Pritilata Waddedar, who embraced martyrdom as first Bengali female revolutionary nationalist in the anti-British movement in 1932, are in the pipeline. Popular...

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    Acting is a form of devotion

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:55pm on September 24, 2020

    Popular actor Fazlur Rahman Babu, who has earned huge acclaim playing versatile characters on both small and silver screens, said that acting is a form...

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    Dhruba Music Station releases ‘Tuptup Brishti’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on September 23, 2020

    Dhruba Music Station released the music video of romantic monsoon song ‘Tuptup Brishti’ on its YouTube channel on Tuesday, said a press release. Popular singer...