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    Syed Haq recalled thru recitation

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:42pm on September 30, 2017

    Seasoned jatra artiste and jatra movement leader Milon Kanti Dey paid tribute to late poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haq through a solo recitation show held at the seminar room of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday....

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    Twenty awarded in different categories

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on September 30, 2017

    Twenty seasoned artistes received awards for their contribution to music at 12th Channel i Music Award held at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in the capital on Friday evening...

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    Jabbar’s songs inspired freedom fighters: speakers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on September 29, 2017

    Late eminent singer and freedom fighter Abdul Jabbar will always be remembered for his contribution during the liberation war...

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    Prangonemor pays tribute to Syed Shamsul Haq

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on September 29, 2017

    Theatre troupe Prangonemor paid tribute to late eminent poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haq on his first death anniversary through a commemorative programme held at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    4-day annual theatre festival ends at RU

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on September 29, 2017

    A four-day theatre fest on Rajshahi University premises ended on Tuesday through staging of Romanian-French playwright Eugene Ionesco’s play The Lesson...

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    Lynda Carter slams Cameron

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:22pm on September 29, 2017

    Veteran actor Lynda Carter, who portrayed Wonder Woman in the 1975 TV series, has blasted filmmaker James Cameron for his negative comments regarding Patty Jenkins’ Gal Gadot starring film ‘Wonder Woman’...

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    George Harrison’s sitar auctioned for $62,500

    BBC | Updated at 02:52pm on September 29, 2017

    A sitar owned and played by George Harrison has been sold for $62,500 (£46,581) in the United States. The instrument, purchased from...

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    Artist Anupam paints surroundings, memoirs

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:16am on September 29, 2017

    Artist Reza Asad Al Huda Anupam presents his emotions related to the surroundings and sweet memoirs through abstract paintings at his ongoing solo show at La Galerie, Alliance Française de Dhaka...

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    6th nat’l youth theatre fest begins tomorrow

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:14am on September 29, 2017

    Sixth National Youth Theatre Festival will begin tomorrow at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy with participation of 18 youth theatre troupes and nine education institute-based troupes from across the country...

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    Khacha to represent Bangladesh at the Oscars

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:05pm on September 28, 2017

    Akram Khan’s government-grant winning film Khancha has been selected as Bangladesh’s official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film category of the 90th Academy Awards, popularly known as Oscars...