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    Children’s shows neglected in Eid festival

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:03pm on June 14, 2018

    The state-run BTV and other private TV channels are not giving importance to children’s shows in the Eid-ul-Fitr special programmes which will continue for a week....

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    Smashing Pumpkins classic lineup reunites for song

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 10:23pm on June 13, 2018

    Alternative rock icons The Smashing Pumpkins on Friday released the first song with most of their classic lineup in nearly two decades -- heavy guitar-driven tune ‘Solara.’...

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    Doob to participate at festivals in London, Munich

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on June 13, 2018

    Mostofa Sarwar Farooki’s latest film Doob (2017), starring Indian actor Irrfan Khan and Nusrat Imrose Tisha in lead roles, will be screened at London Indian Film Festival on June 24....

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    200 music videos released on YouTube for Eid

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on June 13, 2018

    Majority of the record labels of the country are releasing music videos and songs on different YouTube channels to entertain music lovers this Eid because of sharp decline in physical album sales...

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    ‘Norman,’ when artificial intelligence goes psycho

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 10:21pm on June 13, 2018

    No, it’s not a new horror film. It’s Norman: also known as the first psychopathic artificial intelligence, just unveiled by US researchers. The goal is to explain in layman’s terms how algorithms are made, and to make people aware of AI’s potential dangers...

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    Seminar on Baul philosophy held

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:19pm on June 13, 2018

    Cosmos Foundation in collaboration with United News of Bangladesh organised a dialogue tilted ‘Baul Philosophy, Literature and Music’ to analyse how Baul philosophy is promoting non-communal stance in society on Tuesday at Cosmos Centre....

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    4 Eid films ready to hit cinemas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 08:49pm on June 13, 2018

    Four films, including two starring Shakib Khan, have already been finalised to get release at cinemas across the country in Eid-ul-Fitr. The films are Uttam Akash’s Chittagaiya Poya Noakhailla Maiya, Raihan Rafi’s Poramon 2, Abdul Manan’s Pangku Jamai and Nur Imran Mithu’s Kamola Rocket....

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    Bollywood actor arrested for assaulting girlfriend

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:04am on June 13, 2018

    Bollywood actor Armaan Kohli on Tuesday arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend, a senior police official said on Tuesday night, Hindustan Times reports quoting Press Trust of India...

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    Ubisoft sees blockbusters shaped by fans and stars

    Agence France-Presse .Los Angeles | Updated at 02:01am on June 13, 2018

    French video game giant Ubisoft is teaming up with a firm founded by actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt to crowd source material for a forthcoming title, the companies announced Monday on the eve of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3)....

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    Bangladesh Betar involving popular artistes

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 08:41pm on June 12, 2018

    Bangladesh Betar is trying to make radio dramas more attractive to the listeners by involving popular artistes and playwrights....