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Bangladeshi ads banned in foreign channels

Bangladeshi ads banned in foreign channels

With the interference of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladeshi advertisements have been stopped telecasting in foreign channels from Friday (December 2).

PRAN Nabanna Utsab from Nov 30

PRAN Nabanna Utsab from Nov 30

A three-day PRAN Chinigura Aromatic Rice Nabanna Utsab will kick off at Rabindra Sarobar in Dhaka from Wednesday (November 30).

‘Journey to Justice’ screened in Delhi

‘Journey to Justice’ screened in Delhi

Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi and Press Club of India on Saturday jointly arranged the screening of ‘Journey to Justice’, a documentary by eminent writer and journalist Shahriar Kabir.

Riaz, Miraz to become tourism envoy

Riaz, Miraz to become tourism envoy

The budding young cricket talent of Bangladesh Mehedi Hasan Miraz and popular film-star Riaz will be the brand ambassadors of tourism in 2017.

Hasan Hafiz wins DRU literature award

Hasan Hafiz wins DRU literature award

Poet Hasan Hafiz has received the literature award from Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) for his famous poetry book ‘Oviman, Mrittu o Pathor’.

Sharon Jones of retro-soul band the Dap-Kings dies

Sharon Jones of retro-soul band the Dap-Kings dies

Sharon Jones, the singer who spearheaded a soul revival movement with her band the Dap-Kings, has died at the age of 60.

Bollywood star Mallika Sherawat attacked in Paris

Bollywood star Mallika Sherawat attacked in Paris

Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat was assaulted by masked attackers last week, the office of the Paris prosecutor told CNN, just six weeks after reality TV star Kim Kardashian West was tied up and robbed in the French capital.

Bob Dylan skips Nobel Prize ceremony

Bob Dylan skips Nobel Prize ceremony

Bob Dylan will not travel to Sweden to receive his Nobel Prize for Literature in person.

Nabanna festival on Nov 15

Nabanna festival on Nov 15

National Nabanna Festival will be celebrated on the first day of Bangla month Agrahayan that falls on Tuesday (November 15).

Canadian singer Leonard Cohen dies

Canadian singer Leonard Cohen dies

Canadian singer, songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen has died aged 82.

Bangladeshi movies in Spain’s Casa Asia film fest

Bangladeshi movies in Spain’s Casa Asia film fest

Two Bangladeshi films, “My bi-cycle” and “Under Construction” have been screened in Kasa Asia Film festival in Spain’s Barcelona.

Sting to reopen Paris’s Bataclan venue

Sting to reopen Paris’s Bataclan venue

British singer Sting is to reopen the Bataclan music venue in Paris the day before the first anniversary of the attack that killed 90 concertgoers.

Abbasuddin’s birth anniv celebration in Kolkata

Abbasuddin’s birth anniv celebration in Kolkata

A two-day program on the occasion of legendary Bangla folksinger Abbasuddin Ahmed’s birth anniversary will begin in Indian state West Bengal’s capital Kolkata on November 4.

International Folk Festival begins Nov 10

International Folk Festival begins Nov 10

The 3-day Dhaka International Folk Festival will kick off at Bangladesh Army Stadium in city on November 10.

Elvis Presley breaks album chart record

Elvis Presley breaks album chart record

Elvis Presley has broken the record for the most number one albums by a solo artist.