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Many happy returns Murtaja Baseer and Monirul Islam!
Arts & Entertainment

Many happy returns Murtaja Baseer and Monirul Islam!

Today marks the 88th birthday of the multifarious genius Murtaja Baseer, whose six-decade career takes up a unique place in the modern art history of Bangladesh. But what makes this prolific artist stand out is his continuous attempt to learn, grow and evolve.

National Mourning Day observed in Mymensingh
Event

National Mourning Day observed in Mymensingh

Marking National Mourning Day 2019, a painting competition for children was held at Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin Sangrahashala in Mymensingh.

Exciting Eid ul Adha specials on television
TV

Exciting Eid ul Adha specials on television

With multiple channels airing exciting programmes throughout the festive season of Eid ul Adha, The Daily Star highlights on a compilation of some of the most delightful upcoming shows on TV.

Streaming platforms redefining  the entertainment industry Arts & Entertainment

Streaming platforms redefining the entertainment industry

In the last decade, we have seen a paradigm shift in the entertainment industry because now we can watch visual materials ‘on the go’ from any of our digital devices, with a decent internet connection.

National Museum hosts seminar on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Arts & Entertainment

National Museum hosts seminar on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

The Bangladesh National Museum arranged a seminar based on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, on the occasion of the Father of the Nation’s 44th death anniversary.

Towfique Ahmed: An ode to Bangla rap Arts & Entertainment

Towfique Ahmed: An ode to Bangla rap

Long before he garnered popularity as one of the pioneers of Bangla rap, Towfique Ahmed was introduced to the art of poetry and music by his father from a very young age.

Novelist Rizia Rahman passes away Arts & Entertainment

Novelist Rizia Rahman passes away

Noted novelist Rizia Rahman dies at a hospital in Dhaka. She was 79.

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