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    Social awareness needed to check language distortion

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 09:43pm on February 20, 2018

    Language distortion in television and radio programmes is a concern for parents, senior artistes and educationists, who argue that such distortion has adverse impact on linguistic skills of young generation...

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    Jatra glorifies language movement

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:32pm on February 20, 2018

    A jatra glorifying the language movement and its legacy in today’s youths was staged on Monday at Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Saat Bhai Champa made into TV series

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on February 19, 2018

    Popular fairytale Saat Bhai Champa, which narrates the story of princess Parul and her quest to revive her seven brothers, who magically blossomed into seven champak flowers after they were buried alive by their jealous step mothers, has been made into a TV series with same title...

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    4-day poster show begins at Zainul Gallery

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on February 19, 2018

    A four-day poster show featuring posters made by renowned local and Indian artists began at Zainul Gallery of faculty of fine arts of Dhaka University on Monday...

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    Artistes from 4 countries to perform

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on February 19, 2018

    Over one hundred sufi and traditional singers from Bangladesh, Iran, Turkey and India are going to perform at the 2nd edition of International Sufi Festival slated to begin on Friday at Nandan Mancha of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Shilpakala Academy celebrates 44th founding anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on February 19, 2018

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy celebrated its 44th founding anniversary through a colourful programme at its Nandan Mancha on Monday...

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    Singer Saba found death

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:43pm on February 19, 2018

    Popular singer Saba Tani was found death at the washroom of her residence at Uttara on Monday morning, said her family members...

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    Mitali’s melody moves Dhaka audience

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 05:42pm on February 19, 2018

    It was a pleasant surprise for the Dhaka audience on Sunday evening as the Mumbai-based playback and ghazal singer Mitali Mukherjee commenced her...

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    Yet another laurel for Jaya in India

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:53pm on February 18, 2018

    Three times national film award winning actress Jaya Ahsan won Jio Filmfare Award (East) in the Best Actor in a Leading Role (Female) – Popular category for...

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    Kalparup pays tribute to Jibanananda Das

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:47pm on February 18, 2018

    Recitation troupe Kalparup paid tribute to one of the leading poets of Bangla literature Jibanananda Das on his 119th birth anniversary through...