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    Recitation production depicts struggle for independence

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:13pm on February 23, 2018

    The history of Bangladesh’s struggle for Independence from 1947 to 1971 was narrated through a recitation production at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Jibanananda Das’s 119th birth anniversary today

    Culture Desk | Updated at 09:58pm on February 16, 2018

    The 119th birth anniversary of Bengali poet Jibanananda Das will be observed today...

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    Rafiq Azad’s 76th birth anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on February 13, 2018

    Today is the 76th birth anniversary of renowned poet and freedom fighter Rafiq Azad...

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    Young recitation artistes perform at BSA

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:09pm on February 07, 2018

    Young artistes recited poems penned by leading poets at a programme held at Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Tuesday...

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    ‘Humayun Ahmed spurred reading habit’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:24pm on February 06, 2018

    Writers like Humayun Ahmed helped develop reading habit of young readers, said speakers at the National Library Day celebrations programme held at Bangladesh National Museum...

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    Campaign to revive missing Bangla words

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:37pm on February 03, 2018

    A month-long campaign titled ‘Nikhoj Shabder Khonje’ to encourage the young generation to reconnect with those Bengali words that have been missing from the language...

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    Poets express solidarity to refugees

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:20pm on February 01, 2018

    Local and foreign poets recited self-composed poems depicting plight and sufferings of refugees and displaced people across the world on the...

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    Int’l Poets Summit honours 7 foreign poets

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:14pm on February 01, 2018

    Dhaka International Poets Summit, an initiative of getting poets and poetry lovers together, honoured seven foreign poets on the opening day of...

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    12 writers get Bangla Academy award 2017

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on January 28, 2018

    Twelve writers were selected for the Bangla Academy Shahitya Purashkar 2017 for their outstanding contributions to respective field of literature...

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    Artistes recite poems of ailing poet

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on January 27, 2018

    Twelve recitation artistes recited poems penned by ailing poet Shahin Reza Russel at a programme held at National Art Gallery auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...