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Nazrul's 119th birth anniversary Friday Nazrul's 119th birth anniversary Friday

Marking the birth anniversary of the national poet, the Cultural Affairs Ministry has taken massive programmes in various places


American literary giant Philip Roth dies at 85 American literary giant Philip Roth dies at 85

Roth won the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his acclaimed novel "American Pastoral"


Man Booker International Prize: Olga Tokarczuk is first Polish winner First Polish writer wins global Booker

Olga Tokarczuk took the £50,000 prize for her novel Flights


Author Philip Roth dies aged 85 Author Philip Roth dies aged 85

The Pulitzer and Man Booker International Prize-winning novelist's works included American Pastoral, I Married a Communist and and Portnoy's Complaint


Swedish court rejects 'gigantic' Nobel centre Swedish court rejects 'gigantic' Nobel centre

The court says the construction would "cause significant damage" to the preservation of Blasieholmen's cultural heritage and environment


Monet sister paintings reunited in US for first time Monet sister paintings reunited in US for first time

The Norton Simon's version, believed to have served as a model for its companion, is more heavily worked in most areas


PM draws picture on 'Muktijoddhya' PM draws picture on 'Muktijoddhya'

With the assistance of eminent artist Shahbuddin Ahmed, the premier has drawn the painting and written her name on the canvas of the picture


Royal wedding 2018: In pictures
Royal wedding 2018: In pictures

Royal Wedding 2018: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle


Bob Dylan guitar fetches $495,000 at auction Bob Dylan guitar fetches $495,000 at auction

The guitar marked the singer’s path from folk stylings like “The Times They Are A-Changin’”, to electric rock, like his hit “Like a Rolling Stone”


Netflix cancels 13 Reasons Why premiere event after Santa Fe High School shooting Netflix cancels 13 Reasons after Santa Fe School shooting

On Saturday, 10 people, mostly students, were killed after a student opened fire at the high school in Santa Fe in the US state of Texas


Oprah, Idris Elba among 1st royal wedding guests Oprah, Idris Elba among 1st royal wedding guests

Singer James Blunt has also arrived Saturday at the gothic chapel, where the wedding will start at noon (1100GMT)


Royal wedding 2018: Millions to watch Prince Harry wed Meghan Markle Millions to watch Prince Harry wed Meghan

Hundreds more have spent a night on the streets of Windsor to secure the best viewing spot


Season two of 13 Reasons Why is 'unnecessary' Season two of 13 Reasons Why is 'unnecessary'

"There's a lot of dragging through the same stuff all over again, but this time without the framework of the tapes and the reason," the Guardian says


Anne Frank's 'dirty jokes' found in hidden diary pages Anne Frank's 'dirty jokes' found in hidden diary pages

The hidden pages has been covered with gummed brown paper are finally allowed researchers to read them with new imaging techniques


Bonfire of the Vanities author Tom Wolfe dies aged 88 Bonfire of the Vanities author Tom Wolfe dies

The Right Stuff, about the first American astronauts, was adapted into a film in 1983 with Sam Shepard, Dennis Quaid and Ed Harris

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