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    Curtain lifts on Beach Cultural Fest 2020

    Tanzil Rahaman . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2020

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy lifted curtain on a two-day cultural festival at Laboni Point of Cox’s Bazar beach on Friday. The festival titled ‘Beach Cultural Festival...

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    Padatik celebrates 42nd founding anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 23, 2020

    Renowned theatre troupe Padatik Natya Sangsad (TSC) celebrated its 42nd founding anniversary organising a programme at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Tuesday....

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    Beach Cultural Fest 2020 begins January 24

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 22, 2020

    The first Beach Cultural Festival 2020 will be held from January 24 to 25 on Cox’s Bazar beach. Over 500 artistes from across the country...

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    Art blooms in gritty Dakar neighbourhood

    Agence France-Presse . Dakar | Updated at 10:46pm on January 19, 2020

    Mamadou Boye Diallo, an art curator with a penchant for heart-shaped glasses, calls Dakar’s working-class Medina neighbourhood an open-air museum. Flitting on rollerblades between colourful murals...

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    Painting found on Italian museum wall is stolen Klimt

    Agence France-Presse . Piacenza | Updated at 11:01pm on January 18, 2020

    A painting found stashed inside a wall at an Italian museum has been confirmed as the stolen ‘Portrait of a Lady’ by Austria’s Gustav Klimt,...

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    Traditional village fair, marble contest held in Agoiljhara

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 10:59pm on January 18, 2020

    A 240-year old village fair, featuring marble contest, was held at Ramanander Aak village under Rajihar union of Agoiljhara upazila in Barishal recently. People and...

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    An evening of visual treat at Chhayanaut

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on January 18, 2020

    Dance lovers were in for a treat at Chhaynaut Nritya Utsab 1426, which featured diverse classical dance forms performed by renowned and upcoming dancers, at...

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    Louvre shut by pension strikes

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:14am on January 18, 2020

    The Louvre museum in Paris shut down Friday after striking workers blocked the entrance, management said, in the latest protest against plans to overhaul France’s...

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    Chinese artistes entertain Dhaka audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 18, 2020

    Chinese artistes entertained Dhaka audience presenting traditional performances at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday and Friday. Chinese Embassy in Dhaka organised...

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    Hadid called as potential Weinstein juror

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:10pm on January 15, 2020

    American model Gigi Hadid appeared as a potential juror in disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein’s rape and sexual assault trial on Monday, adding a fresh celebrity...