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    US envoy calls for emergency UN session on Iran

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 01:50am on January 03, 2018

    The US Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, called on the international community to speak out on the unfolding protests in Iran, saying the...

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    Over 1,000 instrumentalists to participate

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:10pm on January 02, 2018

    Over 1,000 instrumentalists are scheduled to entertain the audience presenting instrumental recitals on diverse musical instruments at the ten-day national instrumental music festival which commenced...

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    Classical music presented

    Our Correspondent . Manikganj | Updated at 11:09pm on January 02, 2018

    Local artistes entertained the audience at a classical music programme held at the Shivalaya upazila of Manikganj on Sunday evening...

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    John Williams to compose theme for Han Solo

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:43pm on January 02, 2018

    The 85-year-old music maestro of the Star Wars franchise will return to compose the theme for the latest film, the original score of which will...

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    3-day folk fest held in Jhenaidah

    Our Correspondent . Jhenidah | Updated at 11:34pm on January 01, 2018

    A three-day folk festival was held last week at the Shaheed Minar in Jhenaidah where artistes from Bangladesh and India performed...

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    Tagore’s inspirational songs presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on January 01, 2018

    One hundred singers entertained audience at Bangladesh National Museum on Sunday by presenting Rabindranath Tagore’s inspirational songs, which used be rendered by the singers in...

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    Nat’l instrumental music fest begins tomorrow

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on December 30, 2017

    National instrumental music festival featuring participation of around 250 instrumentalists from across the country will begin today at the Nandan Mancha of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Bengal Classical Music Festival ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on December 30, 2017

    The sixth edition of Bengal Classical Music Festival ended on Sunday dawn with a performance by eminent Indian flautist Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia at Abahani Limited’s...

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    Young artistes are not interested in sitar: Firoz Khan

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on December 29, 2017

    Young artistes do not show interest in sitar fearing lack of career prospects, said noted sitar player Firoz Khan...

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    Songs of Nazrul, Rabindra presented in Sunamganj

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 11:13pm on December 29, 2017

    Artistes of Sunamganj-based music organisation Shuddha Sangeet Parishad entertained the audience rendering songs of Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore and national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam...