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  • Dreams dwelling in dance

    Passionate about dancing, Masum Hossain completed his MA in Kathak from Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata, in 2018. A scholar at Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Kolkata, Masum also did his BA and MA in History from Dhaka College (under National University), Bangladesh.
  • Ahnaf Khan Anik

    Ahnaf Khan Anik, a promising guitarist, is a part of Leemonade, Bangla Five and The Armeen Musa Band. Bangla Five released their debut album, Confusion, this year, while Leemonade and The Armeen Musa Band are known for their excellent musicianship. Anik takes out a minute for us to answer some quick-fire questions.
  • Jon Favreau’s ‘The Lion King’ is strikingly realistic

    This year’s The Lion King is Disney’s latest effort in its quest to remake many of its animated classics. I was able to catch the film in a theatre at Bangkok, on the day of its premiere.
  • The humble artist 

    Passionate about painting, Proshun Halder is currently studying MFA in Drawing and Painting at the Faculty of Fine Art, University of Dhaka. Proshun’s father, who was an artist himself, was his greatest inspiration growing up.
  • Konal on fire with ‘Agun Lagailo’

    Since her Channel i Shera Kontho days, Somnur Monir Konal has been taking Bangladesh’s music industry by storm. Recently, the celebrated singer collaborated with Kolkata-based music director and singer Lincon for the song, ‘Agun Lagailo’, from the Malek Afsary film, ‘Password,’ starring Shakib Khan and Bubly.
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