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    Two-day Tagore music festival begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:19pm on May 05, 2017

    A two-day festival featuring timeless songs of Rabindranath Tagore began on Friday evening at the Shawkat Osman Memorial Hall of the Central Public Library...

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    Thousands recite Nazrul's Bidrohi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:59pm on May 01, 2017

    Thousands of people recited national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam’s popular poem Bidrohi at the playground of Dhaka University on Monday afternoon...

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    Jazz concert held at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on May 01, 2017

    A concert featuring jazz music was held at the National Art Gallery auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Sunday...

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    Diverse Bangla songs presented at Nat’l Museum

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on April 29, 2017

    Music lovers were entertained at a solo musical show featuring diverse genres of Bangla songs by Canada-based singer Pinu Sattar at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of...

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    Recitation artiste Kazi Arif dies

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 03:34pm on April 29, 2017

    Noted recitation artiste and freedom fighter Kazi Arif has been pronounced clinically dead by doctors at the Manhattan-based Mount Sinai hospital in the USA...

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    Alam Khan, Andrew Kishore collaborate

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:53am on April 29, 2017

    Eminent composer Alam Khan and celebrated singer Andrew Kishore are collaborating to record three songs written by late poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haq...

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    Shania Twain announces first album in 15 years

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:07pm on April 26, 2017

    Everybody’s favourite 90s country pop chick Shania Twain is back people...

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    Popular romantic poems presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on April 24, 2017

    Romantic poems penned by popular poets were presented at a recitation programme held at Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of Central Public Library on Saturday...

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    Cultural arena mourns death of Lucky Akhand

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on April 22, 2017

    The gloomy Friday evening turned to be really shocking when the death news of the legendary musician and freedom fighter Lucky Akhand spread in the...

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    Jayanta renders Tagore songs at National Museum

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on April 22, 2017

    Music lovers were entertained at a solo musical show featuring rendition of Rabindranath’s songs on nature, love and devotion by up and coming Tagore singer...