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    Satyen Sen Shilpigosthi holds Sharat Utsab

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on October 23, 2020

    Artistes from different cultural organisations celebrated Sharat, the third season in Bengali calendar, presenting songs, dance recitals, recitation and instrumental recitals at a programme held...

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    Lagvelki to premiere docu on Shahabuddin today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on October 21, 2020

    A documentary titled ‘Colour of Freedom’ on renowned artist- freedom fighter Shahabuddin Ahmed will be premiered on the online streaming platform Lagvelki today. ‘Colour of...

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    Artists showcase nature, imaginations with colour

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:20pm on October 21, 2020

    Freelance artists AH Dhali Tomal and Farzana Rahman Bobby have portrayed their thoughts, imaginations and observations through vibrant and colourful canvases displayed in a duet...

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    Artistes pay tribute to Atulprasad Sen

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:06pm on October 20, 2020

    Artistes paid tribute to eminent poet, lyricist and singer Atulprasad Sen in an online programme marking his 149th anniversary of birth held on Tuesday. Bangladesh...

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    In conversation with Jayanto Chattopadhyay

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 10:32pm on October 18, 2020

    Jayanta Chattopadhyay is known for his stellar performance as an actor and recitation artiste. He has released around 20 recitation albums and lent his voice...

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    Mexico sets sights on Vienna’s Aztec crowning glory

    Agence France-Presse . Vienna | Updated at 11:14pm on October 17, 2020

    It is one of the star attractions of Vienna’s Weltmuseum, a resplendent ancient Aztec headdress of iridescent blue-green feathers almost two metres (six feet) wide...

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    Cultural performances protest at violence against women

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 11:02pm on October 17, 2020

    Artistes protested at violence against women and social anomalies performing songs, recitation and street plays in two different programmes held on Dhaka University campus on...

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    Yemen’s mud-brick palace facing disaster

    Agence France-Presse . Seiyun | Updated at 11:02pm on October 16, 2020

    Yemen’s Seiyun Palace, one of the world’s largest mud-brick structures, has become the war-torn country’s latest heritage site facing the risk of collapse as heavy...

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    TIB extends submission deadline till Oct 31

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:06pm on October 13, 2020

    Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has extended the submission deadline for its upcoming Anti-corruption Cartoon Competition 2020, said a press release. TIB is calling on young...

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    Peru’s Machu Picchu reopens for one tourist

    Agence France-Presse . Lima | Updated at 11:05pm on October 13, 2020

    Peru’s best-known tourist site Machu Picchu has opened after months of coronavirus closure, but for just a single visitor -- a Japanese man stranded in...