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    Iconic French singer Juliette Greco dies aged 93: family

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:59pm on September 24, 2020

    Legendary French singer Juliette Greco has died aged 93 after a career spanning over half a century, her family told AFP. ‘Juliette Greco died this...

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    Goethe Institut calls for entries for creative art  projects

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on September 24, 2020

    Goethe Institut- Bangladesh has called for entries for art projects to extend support to artists and writers to engage in creative activities in the time...

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    Dhruba Music Station releases ‘Tuptup Brishti’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on September 23, 2020

    Dhruba Music Station released the music video of romantic monsoon song ‘Tuptup Brishti’ on its YouTube channel on Tuesday, said a press release. Popular singer...

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    London’s music goes underground to beat lockdown blues

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:33pm on September 20, 2020

    London’s hard-hit live entertainment sector is hoping to prove it can resurrect itself from the coronavirus shutdown -- and a series of gigs from a...

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    Dancer Gauhar Jamil’s death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 21, 2020

    Today is the 40th death anniversary of Ekushey Padak-winning dancer and dance director Gauhar Jamil. Jago Art Centre, which was founded by Gauhar Jamil along...

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    Real-life ‘Pianist’ possessions up for auction in Poland

    Agence France-Presse . Warsaw | Updated at 10:51pm on September 19, 2020

    A fountain pen, silver pocket watch and other prized possessions of the late Jewish-Polish composer Wladyslaw Szpilman, the real-life hero of the Oscar-winning film ‘The...

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    Akbar to travel to India after COVID-19 test

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on September 19, 2020

    Singer Akbar Ali will travel to India for medical treatment after getting tested for COVID-19. The singer has got tested for COVID-19 three times since...

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    Artistes celebrate Mahalaya thru online music show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on September 19, 2020

    Artistes celebrated the Mahalaya, the auspicious occasion of heralding the advent of goddess Durga, rendering songs in a two-day online music show organised by cultural...

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    Biggie’s crown sells for $595,000 at hip hop auction

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 10:18pm on September 17, 2020

    A plastic crown worn by rapper Biggie during a photoshoot just days before his murder has sold at auction for $594,750 in New York. The...

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    Moroccan village riffs on Hendrix legends and myths

    Agence France-Presse . Essaouira | Updated at 10:17pm on September 17, 2020

    Some claim to have seen him, others to have spoken with him -- 50 years after guitar legend Jimi Hendrix’s untimely death, a village on...