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    Hayat Mamud, Mita Haq receive Rabindra Puraskar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:58pm on May 07, 2017

    Bangla Academy honoured eminent essayist-poet Hayat Mamud and noted singer Mita Haq with Rabindra Puraskar 2017 on Sunday at a programme held at the academy...

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    Lucky, Arif remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:25pm on May 03, 2017

    Singer-composer Lucky Akhand and recitation artiste Kazi Arif were remembered at a commemorative programme held at the Sufia Kamal auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on...

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    Srot artistes recite popular poems

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:41pm on April 22, 2017

    Four seasoned recitation artistes of recitation troupe Srot Abritti Sangsad recited popular poems by famous poets at Shawkat Osman Auditorium of Central Public Library on...

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    Agnibina welcomes Bengali new year

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:52pm on April 19, 2017

    Literary and cultural organisation Agnibina Sahitya Sangskritik Parishad welcomed Bangla New Year through cultural programme at Shawkat Osman Auditorium of Central Public Library on Wednesday.Poet...

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    4th Int'l Folklore Summer School ends

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:12pm on April 17, 2017

    The fourth international folklore summer school, organised by Bangla Academy, ended on Monday through a ceremony at Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad Auditorium of the academy....

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    Local, Indian artistes recite poems at Public Library

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:14pm on April 15, 2017

    Eight guest recitation artistes from Indian and a group of noted local artistes presented poems of different poets at a programme at the Shawkat Osman...

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    Docu made on poet Meherunnesa

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:25pm on March 29, 2017

    A documentary on martyred poet Meherunnesa will be aired on private television channel My TV tomorrow at 8:10pm....

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    Children’s book fair, cultural show begin

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:45pm on March 17, 2017

    An 11-day children’s book fair and cultural show, marking national children’s day, is underway on Bangladesh Shishu Academy premises...

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    Waheedul Haque remembered

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:31pm on March 17, 2017

    Tagore exponent Waheedul Haque’s 84th birth anniversary was observed by two organisations, founded by Haque, at different venues in the capital on Thursday...

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    Jasimuddin’s 41st death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on March 12, 2017

    Today is the 41st death anniversary of poet Jasimuddin, popularly known as Palli Kabi (The Rural Bard) for his poems depicting the people and nature...