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    Chhayanaut to hold 2-day classical music fest today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on December 28, 2016

    Chhayanaut has organised a two-day classical music festival beginning today at its auditorium in Dhanmondi...

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    Bengal Performance Art Week underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on December 28, 2016

    Bengal Performance Art Week, organised by Bengal Foundation, is underway at three venues in the capital...

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    I want to be a serious actor: Ziaul Roshan

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on December 28, 2016

    Actor Ziaul Roshan, who garnered attention for his good looks and performance in his debut film Rakto, says he does not want to confine himself...

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    Zainul festival to be held today at DU

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:34pm on December 28, 2016

    Dhaka University’s faculty of fine arts has organised a daylong Zainul Festival at Bakultala today marking 102nd birth anniversary of the legendary artist Zainul Abedin...

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    5-year-old Indian cast opposite Nicole Kidman

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:52pm on December 27, 2016

    Sunny Pawar, 8, who essays the role of Saroo in the Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel starrer Lion, was selected after around 8,000 children from across...

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    Docu on Bangladesh’s architectural heritage premiered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:50pm on December 27, 2016

    A documentary film on the architectural heritage of Bangladesh was premiered at the Lalbag Fort in Dhaka on Monday...

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    Bangladeshi singer gets Singapore award

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:48pm on December 27, 2016

    Expatriate Bangladeshi singer Rubel won the first runner-up award at a contest titled Best Migrant Competition in Singapore...

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    Artists portray nature in group show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:46pm on December 27, 2016

    A group of four artists have painted nature and people for a collaborative art exhibition that is now underway at Gallery 21 in Dhanmondi, Dhaka...

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    Birju Maharaj, Saswati Sen perform on last day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:44pm on December 27, 2016

    Legendary Indian Kathak dancer Pandit Birju Maharaj and his famed disciple Saswati Sen performed on Monday at the Chhayanaut Auditorium in Dhanmondi, Dhaka...

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    Syed Haq’s birth anniv celebrated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:32pm on December 27, 2016

    Late poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haq’s 81st birth anniversary was celebrated through separate programmes on Tuesday at Bangla Academy and Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...