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    Bangladesh to chair UNESCO confce

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:15pm on June 04, 2017

    Bangladesh has been selected unanimously the chair of the upcoming session of the conference of parties to the Convention on the...

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    Proposed budget frustrates cultural activists

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 08:15pm on June 01, 2017

    Cultural activists termed the allocation for cultural affairs ministry in the proposed national budget for the fiscal year 2017-18 poor, frustrating, disappointing and not acceptable...

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    Nrityarang holds dance show at BSA

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on May 31, 2017

    Dance training school Nrityarang celebrated its 10th founding anniversary by organising a dance show at National Art Gallery Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Tuesday....

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    An award is a great recognition: Ferdausi Rahman

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 06:21pm on May 31, 2017

    Eminent singer Ferdausi Rahman has been honoured by the government for her lifetime contributions to playback music in the prestigious...

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    Mashroor follows in the footsteps of his father Sohel Rana

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:47pm on May 30, 2017

    Mashroor Parvez, only son of actor-director-producer- Sohel Rana, will emerge as a director and the ‘hero’ through the upcoming...

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    Kazi Arif remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:41pm on May 28, 2017

    Bangladesh Abritti Samannay Parishad organised a commemorative programme on Kazi Arif, after a month of his death, at Sufia Kamal auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum...

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    Preservation of Zainul’s works demanded

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on May 28, 2017

    The government must take measures to preserve artworks by Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin and his legacy, said speakers at a commemorative programme...

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    Remembering the root searching maestro

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on May 27, 2017

    The pioneering artist Zainul Abedin (1914 –1976) created a unique style by negating the contemporary western art thoughts and also inspired his peers and followers...

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    BNM opens three new galleries

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 08:13pm on May 23, 2017

    Bangladesh National Museum has reorganised exhibits of its three galleries by displaying glass artifacts, photographs of world civilization...

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    Int’l Museum Day celebrations begin

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:15pm on May 18, 2017

    The weeklong International Museum Day celebrations programme began at Bangladesh National Museum on...