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Toronto’s ‘Bangla Book Fair’ to celebrate Bangabandhu’s birth centenary
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Toronto’s ‘Bangla Book Fair’ to celebrate Bangabandhu’s birth centenary

The fourteenth edition of the Toronto Bangla Book Fair, celebrating Bangabandhu’s birth centenary, starts today. With the motto, ‘Jibongronthe Notun Prishtha’, the two-day virtual event, ‘Toronto Bangla Boi Mela and Mujib Shotoborsho Udzapon’, will be broadcast live on CanBangla TV.

BTS snags first ever Grammy nomination for a K-Pop band
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BTS snags first ever Grammy nomination for a K-Pop band

South Korean boy band BTS on Tuesday snagged the first ever Grammy nomination for a K-pop band, taking the worldwide sensation a step closer to winning the music award.

Virtual exhibition ‘Ink Bangladesh 2020’ opens at EMK Center
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Virtual exhibition ‘Ink Bangladesh 2020’ opens at EMK Center

Ink Bangladesh 2020 is a part of a continuation project of EMK Center to showcase artworks of young and aspiring Bangladeshi artists. The illustrations on exhibit are from the global art movement Inktober, which celebrates the spirit of art throughout the month of October. This year, the exhibition was inaugurated virtually on November 18 and is available for viewers on EMK Center’s website till December 1.

Taskeen Rahman seriously ill, under treatment in Australia Arts & Entertainment

Taskeen Rahman seriously ill, under treatment in Australia

Taskeen Rahman, best known for his performance in “Dhaka Attack”, is seriously ill. He was flown to Australia on November 22 for better treatment.

Delhi Crime wins Emmy for ‘Best Drama Series’ Arts & Entertainment

Delhi Crime wins Emmy for ‘Best Drama Series’

Netflix show “Delhi Crime” has received the 48th International Emmy Awards for Best Drama Series, as reported by The Times of India. The Richie Mehta directed series was awarded in a virtual event organised by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The show features Shefali Shah as a police officer pursuing the investigation of the 2012 Delhi gang-rape case.

Six members of Nayakraj Razzak’s family test positive for Covid-19 Arts & Entertainment

Six members of Nayakraj Razzak’s family test positive for Covid-19

Over the past months, many faces from the showbiz industry have tested positive for COVID-19. While many have overcame the virus, some are still battling the deadly disease.

Live theatre returning to form with new plays Arts & Entertainment

Live theatre returning to form with new plays

With the emergence of the coronavirus pandemic, live theatre came to an abrupt halt. Performing on a stage was no longer considered safe, and neither was being part of an audience. But theatre artistes are now slowly gearing up for new projects.

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