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Louvre reopens 24 hours after machete attack Louvre reopens 24 hours after machete attack

Art lovers return to the Louvre in Paris on Saturday, 24 hours after a soldier shot a machete-wielding attacker at the museum


JK Rowling hits back over threats to burn Harry Potter books JK Rowling hits back over threats to burn Harry Potter books

Some followers take umbrage with her stance, with several saying they have burned her books and one suggesting she “should stay out of politics”


Book fair attracts large number of visitors on day two Book fair attracts large number of visitors

With huge enthusiasm, thousands of visitors of all ages flocked to different stalls and pavilions to find out books of their beloved writers Thursday


Visitors throng Ekushey book fair Visitors throng Ekushey book fair

Thousands of visitors of all ages flocked to the Amar Ekushey Granthamela- 2017 that began Wednesday…


Saraswati Puja being celebrated Saraswati Puja being celebrated

Every year, the puja is celebrated on the fifth day of the bright fortnight of the month of Magh as Goddess Saraswati was born on this day


Ekushey Boi Mela kicks off Wednesday Ekushey Boi Mela kicks off

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the book fair on the Bangla Academy premises at 3pm


Book on ‘Ganotantrer Bonnhishikha: Sheikh Hasina' hands over to President Book on ‘Ganotantrer Bonnhishikha: Sheikh Hasina' hands over to President

"Ganotantrer Bonnhishikha: Sheikh Hasina" written by a number of professionals including politicians, poets, writers, journalists, economists


31st National Poetry Festival begins Wednesday 31st National Poetry Festival begins Wednesday

With the slogan of "poetry does not allow barbarism", the two-day festival would feature elaborate programmes including recitation of poems and songs


Sheikh Hasina's 'Nirbachita Prabandha' to be published tomorrow Sheikh Hasina's 'Nirbachita Prabandha' to be published tomorrow

"Nirbachita Prabandha" (selected articles), authored by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, is set to be published on the first day of Ekushey Grantha Mela


Amar Ekushey Boi Mela to begin Wednesday Amar Ekushey Boi Mela to begin Wednesday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate both the book fair and the literature conference on the Bangla Academy premises at 3pm on Wednesday


Iconic space history photos from Nasa to go up for auction Iconic space history photos from Nasa to go up for auction

Space history goes under the hammer next month when a batch of Nasa photos come up for auction


‘Garai: The Untold Story’ to be premiered at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy ‘Garai: The Untold Story’ to be premiered at BSA

The film is based on the works, life and philosophy of the artist Tarak Garai who is famous for his sculptures and paintings


An Eternal Journey at AFD in full swing An Eternal Journey at AFD in full swing

Oriental art comes from China and Japan, but with the great contributions from Abanindranath Tagore, Nandalal Bose, it is now familiar in Bangladesh


How will Trump presidency affect the arts? How will Trump presidency affect the arts?

The newly inaugurated US president exhibits little interest in cultural events over the years apart from occasionally attending musicals on Broadway


Jatra Pala: A Moribund Art Form Jatra Pala: A Moribund Art Form

This traditional art form goes through significant changes when Jatra dance, an inseparable part of the show, virtually turned into striptease

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