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    Health minister wants more entertainment on TVs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:17am on April 18, 2020

    Health minister Zahid Maleque on Friday said that he felt that television channels should air more entertainment programmes to help people confine selves to their...

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    Bongo makes its contents free for all

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:34pm on March 27, 2020

    Bongo has made their entire entertainment library on free for all users in Bangladesh to help people stay entertained while in self-quarantine and isolation...

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    Top DJs headline Saudi Arabia’s biggest music festival

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 10:29pm on December 21, 2019

    Tens of thousands of Saudis have flocked to an electronic music festival billed by organisers as the biggest in the ultra-conservative kingdom since it began...

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    A unique artwork named Alpha

    Mokerrom Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2019

    FILMS in today’s world are the most popular source of entertainment of the masses and this is true about all countries irrespective of their economic...

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    Dolly Zahur: Acting with passion

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 29, 2019

    National Award-winning Dolly Zahur has always represented what ‘natural acting’ meant on both TV and silver screen. All her life she displayed an ability to...

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    PlayStation slashes price of cloud video game service

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2019

    Sony Interactive Entertainment on Tuesday slashed the price of its PlayStation Now cloud video game service as it braced for Google to launch challenger Stadia...

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    Nigeria’s film industry draws global entertainment brands

    Reuters . Lagos | Updated at 12:00am on September 13, 2019

    ‘Oya!’ shouts the director in Nigerian Pidgin English. Actors take their marks. Lighting blinks on. The film crew snaps into action after the order to...

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    Hasbro to buy ‘Peppa Pig’ owner for $4 billion

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on August 24, 2019

    US toymaker Hasbro announced Thursday that it is acquiring studio Entertainment One, which owns popular cartoon series ‘Peppa Pig’ among other children's content, for approximately...

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    Russi Taylor, voice of Minnie Mouse, dies

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on July 29, 2019

    Russi Taylor, Disney’s official voice of Minnie Mouse for more than three decades, has died, the entertainment giant announced Saturday. She was 75. Taylor, who...

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    Actor Tele Samad passes away

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 07, 2019

    Renowned actor Tele Samad, known for his outstanding acting as a comedian, passed away on Saturday at Square Hospital in Dhaka...