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    Tribute paid to Razzak, Jabbar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:08pm on September 12, 2017

    Recently demised legendary actor Abdur Razzak and eminent singer Abdul Jabbar were recalled at a programme held at the seminar room of the Central Public Library on Monday...

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    He left us too soon: Amitabh recalls Rituparno Ghosh

    Culture Desk | Updated at 09:53pm on September 12, 2017

    Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan remembered Rituparno Ghosh, one of India’s most versatile filmmakers in the post-Satyajit Ray generation, and the megastar said ‘he left too soon’, reports Hindustan Times...

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    Farida Parveen presents Lalon songs at BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:16pm on September 11, 2017

    Noted Lalon singer Farida Parveen, Samir Baul and others entertained the audience by singing Lalon songs at a programme held at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on Sunday...

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    I will continue working for local film scene: Misha Soudagar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:10pm on September 11, 2017

    Popular Dhallywood villain Misha Soudagar, who has recently announced his retirement from the silver screen, said he hopes to continue working for the local film scene behind the screen...

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    Noted Bangladeshi artistes to perform at South Asian music fest

    Culture Correspondent | Updated at 10:09pm on September 11, 2017

    A four-day classical music festival featuring eminent artistes from both Bangladesh and India will be held from September 21 to September 24 in Sands Theatre, Marina Bay Sands in Singapore...

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    Doob to participate in two int’l film fests

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:06pm on September 11, 2017

    Mostafa Sarwar Farooki’s latest venture Doob (No bed of Roses) has been selected for the main competition segment of El-Gouna Film Festival, which will be held in Cairo, Egypt from September 22 to September 29...

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    ‘Boat Museum’ on the cards to preserve disappearing boats: Minister

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:01pm on September 11, 2017

    Cultural affairs minister Asaduzzaman Noor has said the government is going to set up a ‘Boat Museum’ as the country’s many traditional wooden boats...

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    Ivy League graduate and dance champion crowned Miss America

    Reuters | Updated at 02:54pm on September 11, 2017

    An Ivy League graduate and national dance champion from North Dakota was crowned Miss America on Sunday, becoming the...

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    Solo show explores nature, human figures

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:08pm on September 10, 2017

    Up and coming artist Rashida Akter, who has completed her MFA from faculty of fine arts of Dhaka University, is displaying eye-catching prints in her debut solo show underway at Zainul Gallery of Dhaka University...

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    Razzak fest underway at BSK

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:07pm on September 10, 2017

    A festival featuring screening of timeless films of legendary actor Razzak is going on at the auditorium of Bishwo Sahitto Kendro in the capital’s Bangla Motor....