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    District-based dance troupes struggle to survive

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:09pm on February 08, 2018

    Over 700 district-based dance troupes working outside Dhaka are finding it difficult to continue their artistic pursuit. The troupes are struggling for...

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    Shammi Akhtar remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:51pm on February 07, 2018

    National Film Award-winning singer Shammi Akhtar was recalled at a commemorative programme held at Music and Dance Centre of...

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    Prioty to publish autobiography

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:21pm on February 04, 2018

    Former Ms Earth International Maksuda Akhter Prioty is going to publish her autobiography titled ‘Priotyr Ayna’ in the month-long Amar Ekushey Grantha Mela...

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    Dancers present diverse recitals

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on February 03, 2018

    Dancers presented diverse classical dance forms at Chhayanaut Shangskriti Bhaban auditorium in Dhanmondi on Friday...

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    Chinese drum beats enthrall Dhaka audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on February 02, 2018

    Artistes of visiting Chinese troupe Jiangdu Spring Drum Art Troupe enthralled the Dhaka audience with their captivating drum beats at a programme held at National...

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    FFA observes Quamrul Hassan’s 30th death anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on February 02, 2018

    Faculty of Fine Arts of Dhaka University organised a discussion and documentary screening programme marking 30th death anniversary of late prominent artist Quamrul Hassan at...

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    Tagore’s mysticism attracts Europeans

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:24pm on February 01, 2018

    Mystical and sensual images created by Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore in his poems have always attracted European readers and...

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    6 writers, poets receive Kali O Kalom Award

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 01, 2018

    Six young writers and poets were presented Kali O Kalom Tarun Kabi O Lekhok Purushkar 2017 in five categories for their literary works at an...

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    Nat’l Pitha Utsab ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:03pm on January 31, 2018

    The nine-day National Pitha Utsab jointly organised by Jatiya Pitha Utsab Udjapan Parishad and Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on...

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    Dhaka Art Summit begins tomorrow

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:02pm on January 31, 2018

    The fourth edition of Dhaka Art Summit, featuring a plethora of events, shows and sessions, will begin tomorrow at National Art Gallery of...