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  • Quamrul Hassan

  • Chhayanaut artistes perform while travelling roads in Dhanmondi on occasion of the troupe’s 50th anniversary celebrations programme on Friday. — New Age photo

  • Poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haque’s frinds and peers greet him on his 79th birth anniversary celebrations programme.

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Quamrul Hassan’s death anniv today

Quamrul Hassan
Patua Quamrul Hassan’s 26th death anniversary will be observed today. A politically conscious and committed artist Hassan died on February 2, 1988 following a cardiac arrest after the completion of the then autocratic ruler Hossaian Muhammad Ershad’s... Full story

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Chhayanaut celebrates golden jubilee

Chhayanaut artistes perform while travelling roads in Dhanmondi on occasion of the troupe’s 50th anniversary celebrations programme on Friday. — New Age photo
Chhayanaut artistes brought out a colourful procession on Friday that travelled different roads at Dhanmondi area to celebrate the 50th founding anniversary of the cultural organisation that was formed in 1964 to uphold Banglali nationalism in a time... Full story

Syed Shamsul Haque’s birthday celebrated

Poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haque’s frinds and peers greet him on his 79th birth anniversary celebrations programme.
Syed Shamsul Haque’s 79th birth anniversary was celebrated through presentation of the poet-playwright’s plays and poems on Friday at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. The programme also featured dance recitals and music. Full story

British film-making sees decline

The number of British films being made has declined in the past few years, according to new figures, reports BBC online. In 2013, 62 British films with a budget over £500,000 were produced, compared with 87 in 2011, figures from... Full story

Katrina Kaif learning Arabic for Phantom

Being one of Bollywood’s top most actresses is a job easier said than done. First there were the bike-riding lessons for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, then some guitar-playing for Mere Brother Ki Dulhan, finally followed by swinging ropes... Full story

AROUND THE TOWN

Exhibition Life & Struggle of Padma By: Sumon Yusuf Time: 10am to 8pm Date: January 24 to February 06 Venue: Allaince Francaise de Dhaka... Full story


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