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    People pay last respects to Alauddin Ali

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:06pm on August 10, 2020

    People from all walks of life paid their last respects to late eight-time National Film Award-winning music director-composer Alauddin Ali at Bangladesh Film Development Corporation on...

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    Tahsan joins Creme 21’s awareness campaign

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:50pm on August 09, 2020

    Popular singer-songwriter Tahsan Khan has teamed up with Creme 21 in an effort to create public awareness about the coronavirus, said a press release. The...

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    Pranab Ray remembered

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:44pm on August 09, 2020

    Artistes paid tribute to the late renowned lyricist, composer and poet Pranab Ray in an online programme organised by cultural organisation Nibedon on Sunday. The...

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    Sultan’s vision of a coming society

    Mustafa Zaman | Updated at 10:37pm on August 09, 2020

    Painter and visionary SM Sultan, also referred to as a worldly sage by many, lived among the majority people — villagers, to be precise. He...

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    Alauddin Ali dies

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:08pm on August 09, 2020

    Eight time National Film Award winner and legendary music director Alauddin Ali died at a hospital in the capital on Sunday at about 6:20pm. He was 69. His daughter, singer Alif Alauddin, confirmed...

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    Diego Luna shows his activist side in latest TV show

    Agence France-Presse . Mexico City | Updated at 11:03pm on August 08, 2020

    Migration, racism, corruption and the coronavirus pandemic are among the thorny issues that Hollywood star Diego Luna will tackle at the dinner table in his...

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    Serbian musicians battle the coronavirus blues

    Agence France-Presse . Belgrade | Updated at 11:02pm on August 08, 2020

    In a studio embedded deep inside an old Belgrade printing factory turned artistes’ space, the rock group Dingospo Dali rehearses for a show they are...

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    Beatboxing for Buddha: Japan monk’s musical outreach

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 11:01pm on August 08, 2020

    The music grows gradually: first a snare drum-like beat, then a throaty drone layered on top, followed by high-pitched humming. And then the monk begins...

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    Filmmaker Sohanur Rahman Sohan tests COVID-19 positive

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on August 08, 2020

    Acclaimed filmmaker Sohanur Rahman Sohan has tested positive for COVID-19. Sohanur Rahman confirmed the matter to New Age on Saturday. ‘I have been suffering from...

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    Recitation troupes pay tribute to Tagore

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:58pm on August 08, 2020

    Different recitation troupes paid tribute to Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore organising online programmes on Friday. TSC-based recitation troupes Kanthashilon and Prajanmakantha, Dhaka Branch of Bangladesh...