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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...

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    Young artistes present kathak dance at BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:03pm on January 30, 2018

    Around 25 young dancers presented classical kathak dance at Bangladesh National Museum auditorium on Monday. Eminent dancer Munmun Ahmed also...

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    Struggles of refugees to be highlighted

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:00pm on January 30, 2018

    The 32nd edition of the National Poetry Festival beginning tomorrow at Dhaka University will highlight struggles of the refugees. With the slogan...

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    Waheedul Haque remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on January 29, 2018

    Late eminent Tagore researcher, singer and cultural activist Waheedul Haque was recalled by his peers and students at a commemorative programme held...

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    US troupe urges peace thru dance

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:55pm on January 28, 2018

    The New York City-based Battery Dance Company urged for peace and tolerance through experimental dance performances presented on...

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    Decreasing demand for crafts worries potters

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on January 27, 2018

    National award-winning craftsman Sushanta Kumar Pal, a torch-bearer of shokher hari tradition, anticipates that the earthen pottery item may become extinct for its fall of...

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    Month-long crafts fair underway at Sonargaon

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:52pm on January 25, 2018

    A month-long crafts fair featuring various craft items made by artisans from across the country is underway on Bangladesh Folk Art and Crafts Foundation premises...

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    Songs on Madhusudan’s poems presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on January 25, 2018

    Songs based on Michael Madhusudan Dutt’s sonnets and poems were presented by Jessore-based artistes at a programme held at...

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    Amader Tangail celebrates 2nd founding anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on January 24, 2018

    Tangail-based monthly magazine Amader Tangail celebrated its 2nd founding anniversary on Tuesday at National Art Gallery Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in which it honoured...