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“I feel very proud to have been born in Bangladesh”
Interview

“I feel very proud to have been born in Bangladesh”

Known as the ‘sweet girl’ of Bangladeshi cinema, she is one of the most iconic figures in the industry. Debuting in 1964, the superstar did not have to look back, being an integral part of hits like Sutorang, Moynamoti, Nil Akasher Niche, Shujon Shokhi, Sritituku Thak, Sareng Bou, Bodhu Biday, Rongbaj, Abirbhab and Devdas among many others.

‘Majhi International Art Residency Programme’ sets off in Venice tomorrow
Exhibition

‘Majhi International Art Residency Programme’ sets off in Venice tomorrow

Durjoy Bangladesh Foundation (DBF) proudly presents the first edition of Majhi International Art Residency Programme, which will take place in Venice, Italy, from July 20 to August 4.

Ifaz Abrar Reza
Interview

Ifaz Abrar Reza

One of the most talented upcoming guitarists of the new generation, Ifaz Abrar Reza plays for Shrapnel Method, Arekta Rock band, as well as his own solo project.

In fond remembrance of Humayun Ahmed on his 7th death anniversary Arts & Entertainment

In fond remembrance of Humayun Ahmed on his 7th death anniversary

One of the best known authors to have graced Bangla literature, Humayun Ahmed was also a reputed playwright and director.

Shilpakala Padak 2018  conferred on seven cultural luminaries Arts & Entertainment

Shilpakala Padak 2018 conferred on seven cultural luminaries

Alakesh Ghosh in fine arts, Sunil Chandra Das in instrumental music, Shukla Sarkar in dance, Gaur Gopal Haldar in vocal music, Mina Barua in folk culture, M. Hamid in dramatics and Jayanta Chattopadhyay in recitation received the awards.

Kaushik Ganguly’s digital debut with ‘Shaat Number Shanatan Sanyal’ on ZEE5 Arts & Entertainment

Kaushik Ganguly’s digital debut with ‘Shaat Number Shanatan Sanyal’ on ZEE5

Following the success of recent originals like Sharate Aaj, Kaali and The Lovely Mrs Mookherjee, ZEE5, a popular streaming service, is scheduled to premiere Shaat Number Shanatan Sanyal this month.

Announcement Event

Announcement

Starting today, Chhayanaut is organising a two-day ‘Rabindra Utshab’ at their premises, to celebrate Rabindranath Tagore, his works and philosophy. The programme is scheduled to commence from 7 pm at the main auditorium.

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