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    Paintings, photos depict journalists’ role during COVID-19

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:40pm on November 23, 2020

    A three-day exhibition focused on the struggles of journalists during the COVID-19 outbreak is under way at Nalini Kanta Bhattasali Gallery of the Bangladesh National Museum. The exhibition titled...

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    Bongo partners with Kormo Jobs, an app by Google

    Cultural Correspondent  | Updated at 08:44pm on November 23, 2020

    Bongo, one of the largest video streaming platforms in Bangladesh, has recently signed an agreement with Google’s world-renowned job and career development app Kormo Jobs. Both organisations have taken...

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    Kambuzia Partovi, Iranian film writer-director, dies of coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 11:11pm on November 24, 2020

    Movie director Kambuzia Partovi, who scripted the only Iranian film to win a Golden Lion in Venice, died on Tuesday of the novel coronavirus, the Islamic republic’s film body said. Partovi, one of the ‘most influential filmmakers...

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    Public events put artistes at risks of COVID-19 infection

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:09pm on November 24, 2020

    Renowned Manipuri dancer Samina Husain Prema said that performing in public events multiplies the risk of COVID-19 infection among the artistes as it is very difficult to follow the government-set health...

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    Tagore singers entertain music lovers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on November 22, 2020

    Tagore singers entertained music lovers rendering popular songs of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore in an online programme held on Saturday. Bangladesh Rabindra Sangeet Shilpi Sangstha, a platform for...

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    ‘Rupsa Nadir Banke’ to participate in Goa int’l film fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:36pm on November 22, 2020

    Ekushey Padak-winning filmmaker Tanvir Mokammel-directed upcoming government grant-winning film ‘Rupsha Nadir Banke’ is going to participate in the 51st International Film Festival of India...

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    Mechanix celebrates 15th founding anniv

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:38pm on November 23, 2020

    Popular heavy metal band Mechanix celebrated its 15th founding anniversary releasing a song, titled ‘Malanchitra’, on music streaming platform Gaan App on Monday. Mechanix began its journey on November 23, 2005 with four...

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    Mobarak Hossain Khan’s first death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on November 23, 2020

    Today is the first anniversary of death of the late Independence Award and Ekushey Padak-winning musicologist, musician and writer Mobarak Hossain Khan. Mobarak Hossain Khan was born...