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    DIFF to close with Paban Das Baul performance

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:18pm on November 11, 2016

    The second edition of Dhaka International Folk Festival will close on Saturday with a performance by noted Indian baul singer Paban Das Baul, credited with...

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    2-day Lalon Mela held in Kushtia

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:06pm on November 11, 2016

    A two-day Lalon Mela commemorating the baul legend Fakir Lalon Shah was held at his shrine at the Chheuriya area of Kushtia...

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    Ami Malaun Bolchhi staged at Dhaka University

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:23pm on November 10, 2016

    Theatre and performance studies department of Dhaka University staged Ami Malaun Bolchhi near the university’s Aparajeo Bangla on Thursday morning in protest of attack on...

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    I’ll dedicate my performance to Rob Fakir: Shafi Mandol

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:57pm on November 10, 2016

    Eminent Baul singer Shafi Mandol is set to perform today on the second day of Dhaka International Folk Festival at the Army Stadium in...

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    Kailash Kher to rock stage Friday

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:54pm on November 10, 2016

    Celebrated Indian pop-rock and Sufi singer Kailash Kher will perform today on the second day of the Dhaka International Folk Festival at the Army...

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    Grand oriental exhib underway at Zainul Gallery

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:52pm on November 10, 2016

    A mega art exhibition featuring 96 oriental paintings is underway at the Zainul Gallery of Dhaka University. Organised by Oriental Painting Study Group, it is...

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    Int’l short, independent film fest begins Dec 3

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:21pm on November 10, 2016

    The 14th edition of the International Short and Independent Film Festival-Dhaka will begin on December 3, featuring over 500 films from around the...

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    It’s a good endeavour: Momotaz

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on November 09, 2016

    Popular singer Momotaz Begom is the last performer of today’s 2nd Dhaka International Folk Festival at Army Stadium. She said she participated in the first...

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    Five artists get artists awarded

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on November 09, 2016

    Five oriental artists received awards at the opening ceremony of the sixth edition of Oriental Art Exhibition held at Zainul Gallery of Dhaka University...

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    Sachin Dev Burman Fest begins tomorrow

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on November 09, 2016

    A three-day music festival featuring songs composed and rendered by famous musician Sachin Dev Burman will begin tomorrow at Shawkat Osman Auditorium of Central Public...