Bangladesh National Museum

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    Fakir Alamgir turns 70

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on February 24, 2020

    The 70th birthday of Ekushey Padak winning people’s song singer Fakir Alamgir was celebrated at a programme held at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National...

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    Recitation show depicts plight of biranganas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on February 18, 2020

    Artistes gave the audience a glimpse into plight of biranganas, during and after the liberation war, at a recitation show held at Sufia Kamal Auditorium...

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    Solo show explores frayed city

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:31pm on February 10, 2020

    Artist Abu Saleh Titu has portrayed the frayed city that is Dhaka and the lived experience of its inhabitants in his solo painting exhibition that...

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    Curtain lifts on ‘Preema Donna’

    Karoby Shihab | Updated at 11:36pm on February 03, 2020

    Noted visual artist Nazia Andaleeb Preema’s 22nd solo show titled ‘Preema Donna’ began at Nalini Kanta Bhattasali Gallery of the Bangladesh National Museum in Dhaka...

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    Curtain falls on 18th Dhaka Int’l Film Festival

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on January 19, 2020

    Iranian director Reza Mirkarimi’s feature film ‘Castle of Dreams’ won the Best Film Award in the Asian Film Competition segment at the 18th Dhaka International...

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    Dhaka International Film Festival kicks off

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:37pm on January 11, 2020

    The curtain lifted on the 18th Dhaka International Film Festival 2020 with the screening of Una Ventana Al Mar (Window To The Sea), directed by...

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    Shawkat Osman remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2020

    Late eminent writer Shawkat Osman was remembered at a programme held at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on Thursday. Kathashilpi Shawkat Osman Smriti...

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    Ananya lit award handed over

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on December 29, 2019

    Ananya literary award 1426 was handed over to expatriate writer Nadira Majumder at an awards programme held on Sunday at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh...

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    A waning interest in looking into portals to the past

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 30, 2019

    THE number of visitors to the National Museum keeps dropping, as New Age reported on Sunday, with 6,30,030 having visited the place in 2018–2019, 7,60,556...

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    National Museum attracts 20pc fewer visitors

    Mugdha Chandrika                              | Updated at 01:26am on December 29, 2019

    The number of the visitors to Bangladesh National Museum dropped by 18 per cent in the last three years. The museum attracted 1,40,528 fewer visitors...