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    ‘I am Sheikh Mujib’ launched globally

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on June 08, 2021

    Sweden-based Bengali poet Anisur Rahman’s work ‘I am Sheikh Mujib: An Epic Monologue’ was launched globally at a programme held in a hybrid format at the Crystal Lounge, Gulshan Club in...

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    Shahtaj prefers slow and steady progress

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 12:40am on June 08, 2021

    Actress and model Shahtaj Monira Hashem said that she had always been selective in choosing TV and advertising productions as she prefers to make slow and steady progress. ‘I act in small screen productions occasionally and only play characters which...

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    Bappa to work with six female singers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on June 08, 2021

    Six leading female singers of the country will be singing songs tuned and composed by the renowned singer and musician Bappa Mazumder, who undertook the project so that his favourite singers converged...

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    Sale of Mona Lisa replica set to raise up to 3,00,000 euros

    Agence France-Presse . France | Updated at 12:32am on June 08, 2021

    A replica of the Mona Lisa which was passionately defended by its owner in the 1960s as the original Leonardo de Vinci canvas is to go on sale this week in Paris, where it is expected to raise up to...

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    ‘I May Destroy You’ scores string of BAFTA wins

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:26am on June 08, 2021

    British TV series ‘I May Destroy You’ and its director Michaela Coel won a slew of awards at the annual BAFTAs Sunday for its depiction of a young black writer piecing her life back together after...

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    Songs should not be evaluated based on views: TW Sainik

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 10:07pm on June 06, 2021

    Singer and lyricist Mohammad Hasan Taimum Wahab Sainik, popularly known as TW Sainik, said that a song should not be evaluated based on views garnered by it. ‘Nowadays, it has become a trend to evaluate a song based on the number of...

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    Legendary actor Dilip Kumar hospitalised

    New Age Online Desk | Updated at 05:16pm on June 06, 2021

    Legendary actor Dilip Kumar has been admitted to the PD Hinduja National Hospital and Medical Research Centre in Mumbai of India on Sunday morning after...

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    Famed ‘Tank Man’ photo vanishes from Bing search engine

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 11:42pm on June 05, 2021

    Searches for the famous Tiananmen Square ‘Tank Man’ protest photo came up empty on Microsoft search engine Bing on Friday, raising censorship concerns on the...

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    China’s Ai Weiwei unveils art exhibit in adoptive Portugal

    Agence France-Presse . Lisbon | Updated at 11:40pm on June 05, 2021

    Exiled Chinese dissident Ai Weiwei says the coronavirus pandemic, rather than slow him down, has spurred him on, as he prepares to open an exhibition...

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    Star Cineplex to reopen with Mortal Kombat

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:39pm on June 05, 2021

    Leading multiplex chain in the country Star Cineplex will reopen its branches in the capital today with a screening of Hollywood film Mortal Kombat following...