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“Love stories are better told in the time of xenophobia” - Mostofa Sarwar Farooki
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“Love stories are better told in the time of xenophobia” - Mostofa Sarwar Farooki

Internationally acclaimed director Mostofa Sarwar Farooki is arguably one of the finest filmmakers from Bangladesh. He is currently working on his forthcoming project, No Land’s Man, a predominantly English film.

International Art Festival 2020 to  set off at Nilsagor, Nilphamari
Arts & Entertainment

International Art Festival 2020 to set off at Nilsagor, Nilphamari

The 3rd International Art Festival 2020 will set off at Nilsagor, Nilphamari on February 26. The prime purpose of the annual four-day (February 26-29) event is to diffuse the flow of art to the remote countryside of Bangladesh.

TV specials on International Mother Language Day
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TV specials on International Mother Language Day

As the world celebrates linguistic and cultural diversity on International Mother Language Day, The Daily Star has compiled a list of television programmes set to be aired in the country today.

Rudra Goswami spreads love through ‘Ghum Bhangchei’ and ‘Obhijog Nei’ Arts & Entertainment

Rudra Goswami spreads love through ‘Ghum Bhangchei’ and ‘Obhijog Nei’

Celebrated writer Rudra Goswami has managed to win a million hearts with his love poems over the years. Two of his new ventures, Obhijog Nei, his 5th poetry collection, and his second novel Ghum Bhangchei, were released at the Ekushey Boi Mela 2020, recently. In the candid chat, the writer shared his thoughts and expectations with The Daily Star.

Kaushik Sankar Das to start shooting for ‘Punch’ Arts & Entertainment

Kaushik Sankar Das to start shooting for ‘Punch’

The story of the film revolves around Kabir, a national boxing champion, who gets involved in malpractices in this industry. Inspired from the existing mixed marshal art practices around the world, the action film also shows Kabir’s inner conflict and how this affects his marital life with his wife Asha.

Shunno perform in ‘NESCAFÉ Presents Shunno Unplugged’ Arts & Entertainment

Shunno perform in ‘NESCAFÉ Presents Shunno Unplugged’

Shunno will be releasing unplugged versions of four of their mega hits – Bedona, Jhoriye Dao, Sritir Chera Pata and Rajahin Rajjo in the programme, NESCAFÉ Presents Shunno Unplugged. The first song, Bedona, was released on February 14 on their official YouTube page.

Shilper Shadhak Abul Khair Litu presents Vijay Kichlu with the SSF Lifetime Achievement Award in Kolkata Arts & Entertainment

Shilper Shadhak Abul Khair Litu presents Vijay Kichlu with the SSF Lifetime Achievement Award in Kolkata

Dedicated to Swara Samrat Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, the Swara Samrat Festival (SSF) is a four-day annual event of Indian classical music and dance.

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