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    Actress Pori Moni alleges attempt to rape, murder

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:33am on June 14, 2021

    Popular Dhallywood actress Pori Moni claimed attempt to rape and murder of her at Uttara Boat club in Ashulia on Thursday...

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    Online events keeping band music alive: Jahan

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 11:09pm on June 13, 2021

    Guitarist and one of the founding members of popular alternative rock band Black, Khademul Jahan, said that online music shows had kept band music alive amid the Covid crisis...

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    Celebs protest at attempted rape, murder of Pori Moni

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on June 14, 2021

    Artistes from different fraternities protested at the attempted rape and murder of popular Dhallywood actress Pori Moni and demanded ensuring justice for her. Earlier, the actress filed an attempted rape and murder case with the...

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    Neglected creator of ‘Bambi’ celebrated in Vienna show

    Agence France-Presse . Vienna | Updated at 11:41pm on June 12, 2021

    While the 1942 Disney film ‘Bambi’ is world famous as a classic of animated cinema, the man behind the story -- an eminent writer in...

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    Greek ‘neo-muralist’ draws on mythology to depict pandemic

    Agence France-Presse . Nicosia | Updated at 11:06pm on June 13, 2021

    An Athenian ‘neo-muralist’ is blending Greek mythology and Byzantine iconography with graffiti and street art to depict how the coronavirus has forced people the world over to put down...

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    18 artistes, 2 orgs to receive Shilpakala Padak 2019, 2020

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:04pm on June 13, 2021

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy announced the names of 20 recipients for its prestigious Shilpakala Padak 2019 and 2020 Saturday. Eighteen cultural luminaries and two cultural organisations will...

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    Four named for Kali O Kalam Tarun Kabi O Lekhak Puraskar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:40pm on June 12, 2021

    Four young writers have been named for Kali O Kalam Tarun Kabi O Lekhak Puraskar 2020, said a press release. Writer Mojaffor Hossain will receive...

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    Qasida of Dhaka to be screened in German film fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:07pm on June 13, 2021

    Young filmmaker Anarya Murshid-directed documentary, Qasida of Dhaka, will be screened at the Glimpse of South Asia Film Festival on June 25 in Germany. The event has been organised by...