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    ‘Bhager Manush’, ‘Shey’ staged at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:46pm on February 25, 2020

    Theatre troupes Samay Natyadal and Padatik Natya Sangsad (Bangladesh) staged ‘Bhager Manush’ and ‘Shey’ respectively at different venues of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on the 13th...

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    Liberation War Museum observes Amar Ekushey

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:44pm on February 25, 2020

    Liberation War Museum organised a recitation show and alphabet exhibition marking Amar Ekushey on Tuesday on its premises. The recitation event featured a total of...

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    Solo show explores human-cosmos relationship

    Karoby Shihab | Updated at 11:43pm on February 25, 2020

    Young artist Pervaj Hasan Rigan has explored the relationship of humans with the cosmos in his solo exhibition under way at the La Galerie of...

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    Vina del Mar music festival goes ahead despite tensions

    Agence France-Presse . Viña del Mar | Updated at 11:43pm on February 24, 2020

    Protest-hit Chile takes a tentative step back to normality on Sunday when Latin America’s biggest music festival gets underway at Vina del Mar amid heightened security...

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    UK pianist bids to change image of classical music

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:41pm on February 24, 2020

    British composer and pianist Alexis Ffrench, a rising black star in the overwhelmingly white world of classical music, is on a mission ‘to change the narrative’ that the genre is stuffy and...

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    ‘Amra Ekta Cinema Banabo’ to compete in Indian film fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:39pm on February 24, 2020

    National Film Award winning director Ashraf Shishir’s film ‘Amra Ekta Cinema Banabo’ is going to compete in the upcoming 12th Bengaluru International Film Festival in India...

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    Fakir Alamgir turns 70

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on February 24, 2020

    The 70th birthday of Ekushey Padak winning people’s song singer Fakir Alamgir was celebrated at a programme held at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on Sunday...

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    Patriotism, awareness stressed for preventing distortion of Bangla

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on February 24, 2020

    Patriotism, self-responsibility and increasing opportunity for using formal Bangla can prevent distortion of Bangla, said speakers at a programme held at the auditorium of Bangladesh Institute of...

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    Jatiya Pitha Utsab begins

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 11:35pm on February 24, 2020

    The 13th Jatiya Pitha Utsab kicked off on Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy premises on Sunday. The festival, which has been jointly organised by Jatiya Pitha Utsab Udjapan Parishad and...

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    Somodhara holds poetry fest

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:23am on February 24, 2020

    Somodhara, a monthly magazine, organised Somodhara Kabita Utsab 2020 at the auditorium of Chhayanaut Shangskriti-Bhavan on Saturday. The festival featured recitation, awards ceremony, discussion...