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    Rudra Mohammad Shahidullah remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:21pm on October 17, 2016

    Eminent poet Rudra Mohammad Shahidullah was recalled through talks and presentations of his songs and poems at the Begum Sufia Kamal Auditorium of...

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    Two win Syed Waliullah literary award

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:05pm on October 17, 2016

    Two expatriate writers – Shahmim Azad and Nazmun Nesa Piari – won this year’s Syed Waliullah Literary...

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    Nat’l museum recalls Syed Shamsul Haq

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 04:35pm on October 15, 2016

    Bangladesh National Museum organised a programme to commemorate the recently demised poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haq at the Begum Sufia Kamal Auditorium on Saturday...

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    Prince Charles launches National Poetry Day with Heaney poem

    BBC | Updated at 02:13pm on October 06, 2016

    The Prince of Wales has been heard reading Seamus Heaney's poem The Shipping Forecast poem to mark...