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    Cultural show marking Autocracy Resistance Day held at Jagannath University

    Rabiul Alam | Updated at 10:56pm on February 15, 2021

    Aspiring bands entertained the audience rendering songs at a cultural programme held at Jagannath University on Sunday marking Autocracy Resistance Day, which is observed annually...

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    Creator of much-mocked Romania statue accused of fraud

    Agence France-Presse.Bucharest | Updated at 10:53pm on February 15, 2021

    A Romanian sculptor has been charged with fraud after a much-mocked sculpture of the Emperor Trajan -- and ten others -- turned out to be made of brass and not bronze as claimed...

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    Pahela Phalgun celebrated with cultural shows

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:49pm on February 14, 2021

    Cultural organisations celebrated Pahela Phalgun, the first day of spring, organising programmes on Sunday at different venues across Dhaka namely Mukta Mancha of Suhrawardy Udyan, Nandan Mancha of...

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    Al Mahmud’s 2nd death anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 15, 2021

    The second anniversary of death of Ekushey Padak-winning poet, language movement veteran and freedom fighter Al Mahmud will be observed today. Friends, peers and well-wishers will pay tribute to Al Mahmud...

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    Shah Abdul Karim’s 105th birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 15, 2021

    Today is the 105th anniversary of birth of the late Ekushey Padak winning-Baul Shah Abdul Karim. Shah Abdul Karim was born on February 15, 1916 in Derai, an...

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    Chobi Mela Shunya features Pathshala Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on February 14, 2021

    Chobi Mela Shunya arranged a series of educational programmes at DrikPath Bhaban in Dhaka under the title Pathshala Day on Sunday, said a press release. The morning began with a portfolio review session where...

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    Anuswar premieres Tinkari portraying partition of India

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 10:45pm on February 13, 2021

    Theatre troupe Anuswar has portrayed the impact of the partition of India in 1947 and the riots that followed in its production Tinkari, which was premiered at Nilima Ibrahim Auditorium of Bangladesh Mahila Samity...

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    Chobi Mela ‘Shunya’ celebrates Drik Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on February 13, 2021

    Chobi Mela ‘Shunya’ observed Drik Day on Saturday organising a series of memorial events and exhibitions at the DrikPath Bhaban, Dhaka, said a press release. The event was held on the second day of the on-going ten-day...

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    Rafiq Azad’s 80th birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 14, 2021

    Today is the 80th anniversary of birth of the late renowned poet and freedom fighter Rafiq Azad. Rafiq Azad, born on February 14, 1941 in Tangail, enriched Bangla literature penning...

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    Pritom to release Valentine’s Day song on imo

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on February 13, 2021

    The music video of singer Pritom Hassan’s romantic song Celebrate Love Together will be released today on video calling and instant messaging app imo today marking Valentine’s Day...