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    2-day recitation prog pays tribute to Jayanto Chattopadhyay

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 10:08pm on July 28, 2021

    Recitation artistes are paying tribute to eminent actor-artiste Jayanto Chattopadhyay at a two-day online recitation programme organised by Bangladesh Abrittishilpi Sangsad. The organisation lifted the...

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    Sofa’s death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 28, 2021

    Today is the 20th anniversary of death of prominent Bangladeshi poet, novelist, essayist and thinker Ahmed Sofa. A discussion programme will be streamed tonight at...

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    Humayun’s family demand Tk 3cr from GP for copyright violation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:07pm on July 27, 2021

    The family members of the late celebrated novelist and filmmaker Humayun Ahmed have demanded Tk 3 crore from Grameenphone for infringing the Copy Right Act by...

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    Rayhan’s two new literary works available at bookshops

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on July 26, 2021

    Renowned writer Rayhan Rhyne’s two new literary works titled Ek Mutho Rupak and Atish Dipangkar Rachanbali are now available at different book shops and online...

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    Sushmoy’s 3 new novels available at bookshops

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:01pm on July 23, 2021

    Writer Sushmoy Sumon-penned three new novels, namely Bhalobasa Namer Asukh, Narakbas and Bipanna Phisphas are now available at different bookshops and online platforms. Bhalobasa Namer...

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    Ahmad Mostofa Kamal working on Galpasangraha

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 11:01pm on July 23, 2021

    Renowned fiction writer Ahmad Mostofa Kamal is working on the manuscript of Galpasangraha, a collection of stories. The book will include the stories that he...

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    Humayun Ahmed’s death anniv observed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:02pm on July 19, 2021

    The ninth anniversary of death of the eminent writer, playwright, filmmaker and lyricist Humayun Ahmed was observed on a limited scale on Monday. Himu Paribahan,...

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    I try to portray existential vulnerability: Rashida

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 10:16pm on July 16, 2021

    Fiction writer Rashida Sultana said that in her writing she portrays existential vulnerability as insecurity and estrangement more or less hold sway over all humans...

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    Sadman’s first novel hits bookstores

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on July 15, 2021

    Aspiring writer Sayantan Sadman’s novel titled Under Water or: How I Dealt with the Death of a Friend is now available at different bookshops and online...

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    Sushmita’s Tebil Nambar 17 available at bookshops

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

    Aspiring writer Sushmita Zafar’s collection of short stories titled Tebil Nambar 17 is now available at different bookshops. Tebil Nambar 17 contains 17 stories belonging...