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“I cherish and treasure my friends”
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“I cherish and treasure my friends”

Tony Dias, who was a prominent face in Bangladeshi television and films, has been settled in the USA for many years. He recently paid a short visit to Bangladesh. Before he left, we caught up with him to find out what he has been up to.

Prof Ahaduzzaman’s poetry book launched
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Prof Ahaduzzaman’s poetry book launched

Nakshatra Nivey Jai, the first poetry book by Prof Ahaduzzaman Mohammad Ali, was unveiled at Dhaka University (DU) on Monday.

ADRIÁN VILLAR ROJAS’  works under spotlight
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ADRIÁN VILLAR ROJAS’ works under spotlight

The fifth edition of the Dhaka Art Summit, to take place from February 7-15, explores the movements that have brought us to the world we live in today. Through geological, linguistic, political and artistic movements, there has been a radical upheaval of reconsidering the history that we have come to know.

BSA confers Sultan Swarna Padak to Farida Zaman Arts & Entertainment

BSA confers Sultan Swarna Padak to Farida Zaman

Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) has conferred the Sultan Swarna Padak 2020 to renowned artist Dr Farida Zaman at Sultan Mancha, Narail, on January 27. State Minister for Local Government, Rural Development and Co-operatives Swapan Bhattacharjee handed over the award to the artist for her outstanding contributions to Bangladeshi art.

Artcell gives out prize for ‘Obhoy’ cover Arts & Entertainment

Artcell gives out prize for ‘Obhoy’ cover

The Daily Star’s Tawfiq Aziz Khan Seminar Hall saw the prize-giving ceremony of a unique event by Rock4Peace yesterday, as autographed guitars were handed over to the winner of the Obhoy cover contest.

Joler Dhara’s ‘Jolrong Utshab 2020’ concludes Arts & Entertainment

Joler Dhara’s ‘Jolrong Utshab 2020’ concludes

Joler Dhara celebrated their 10th anniversary with the four-day Jolrong Utshab, at Asiatic Society, which concluded yesterday.

Ata Mojlish’s  ‘Truce - Juddhobiroti’ underway at Dwip Gallery Arts & Entertainment

Ata Mojlish’s ‘Truce - Juddhobiroti’ underway at Dwip Gallery

Truce – Juddhobiroti, an exhibition by Ata Mojlish, opened at Dwip Gallery on January 25 and will conclude on February 1. It is curated by Kazi Tahsin Agaz Apurbo.

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