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    Intentional negative reviews of Black Panther condemned

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:40pm on February 03, 2018

    The highly-anticipated blockbuster film Black Panther is apparently not eagerly awaited by everyone...

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    Ferdous pairs up with Celine Beran

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:39pm on February 03, 2018

    Popular actor Ferdous Ahmed pairs up with the UK-based actress Celine Beran for GM Furuk’s Bangla film Jadi Ektu Samay Petam featuring identity crisis of the third generation Bangladeshi diasporas in the UK...

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    Theatre fest marking Int’l Mother Language Day begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on February 03, 2018

    A month-long theatre festival marking the International Mother Language Day began on Friday at open stage of Suhrawardy Udyan with shows of three street theatre productions and a stage production...

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    Dancers present diverse recitals

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on February 03, 2018

    Dancers presented diverse classical dance forms at Chhayanaut Shangskriti Bhaban auditorium in Dhanmondi on Friday...

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    Novera’s paintings to be donated to BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on February 03, 2018

    Late eminent sculptor-painter Novera Ahmed’s husband Gregoire de Brouhns will donate the late artist’s 10 paintings, those she created between 1985 and 2014 in France, to Bangladesh National Museum...

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    Campaign to revive missing Bangla words

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:37pm on February 03, 2018

    A month-long campaign titled ‘Nikhoj Shabder Khonje’ to encourage the young generation to reconnect with those Bengali words that have been missing from the language...

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    Chinese drum beats enthrall Dhaka audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on February 02, 2018

    Artistes of visiting Chinese troupe Jiangdu Spring Drum Art Troupe enthralled the Dhaka audience with their captivating drum beats at a programme held at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    Sujit Mustafa presents Nazrul’s songs

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on February 02, 2018

    Noted Nazrul Sangeet singer Sujit Mustafa presented popular Nazrul songs at a programme held at Chhayanaut Sanskriti Bhaban Auditorium in Dhanmondi on Wednesday...

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    FFA observes Quamrul Hassan’s 30th death anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on February 02, 2018

    Faculty of Fine Arts of Dhaka University organised a discussion and documentary screening programme marking 30th death anniversary of late prominent artist Quamrul Hassan at the Lecture Theatre Hall of the faculty on Friday...

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    Jolie urges NATO to tackle sexual violence

    Reuters . BRUSSELS | Updated at 12:05am on February 03, 2018

    U.N. refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie called on NATO on Wednesday to help stop the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war, as the Hollywood star broadened her international efforts to protect women’s rights...