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    DU Theatre Society holds 2-day fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on September 18, 2017

    A two-day theatre festival organised by Dhaka University Theatre Society ended on Monday at Teachers-Students Centre auditorium with staging of Twelve Angry Men by Open Space Theatre...

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    Dhallywood stands by the Rohingya

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:55pm on September 18, 2017

    Bangladesh Chalachitra Paribar, a platform of 18 Dhallywwod-based associations, formed a human chain in front of National Press Club on Monday morning protesting the ongoing genocide of the Rohingya people in Myanmar...

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    Joyiti conducts research on Manipuri culture

    Our Correspondent . Moulvibazar | Updated at 10:48pm on September 18, 2017

    Actress Jyoti Sinha, who has been acting in experimental theatre-plays based on Manipuri culture and got some awards, has recently obtained Master of Philosophy degree from Jahangirnagar University for her research on Manipuri culture...

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    Emmys 2017: The Handmaid's Tale and Big Little Lies the main winners

    BBC | Updated at 10:25am on September 18, 2017

    Dystopian drama The Handmaid's Tale has scooped three of the major prizes at this year's Emmy Awards...

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    Liberation war play depicts mother’s fight for her sons

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:50pm on September 17, 2017

    Depicting a mother’s determination to save her sons during the liberation war, drama and dramatics department of Jahangirnagar University staged Jera, an adaptation of Egyptian playwright Farid Kamil’s one-act play Interrogation, at Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday...

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    A successful teleplay is the outcome of good teamwork: Apurbo

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:49pm on September 17, 2017

    Popular actor Apurbo in a recent interview with New Age said that good teamwork is the key behind a successful teleplay...

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    Cultural evening held at Chhayanaut

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:48pm on September 17, 2017

    Artistes presented timeless songs and poems of Rabindranath Tagore at a programme held at the Chhayanaut auditorium on Saturday evening...

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    Songs of Rabindranath, Ajit Roy presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:41pm on September 17, 2017

    Timeless songs of Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore and eminent singer-composer Ajit Roy were presented at a programme held at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday...

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    Angelina Jolie condemns Myanmar violence

    Associated Press | Updated at 07:59pm on September 17, 2017

    Hollywood star Angelina Jolie has condemned the violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar and called on the country's government and its leader, Nobel Peace Prize...

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    U2 cancels concert in protest-hit St Louis

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:45am on September 17, 2017

    Rock giants U2 called off a concert planned for Saturday night in St Louis, Missouri as the US city braced for a second day of protests over the acquittal of a former police officer in the shooting death of a black man...