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Azam Khan’s 66th birth anniv today

Azam Khan’s 66th birth anniv today

Today is the 66th birth anniversary of pop legend Mahbubul Haque Khan, better known as Azam Khan, who is often referred to as the Pop Gugu (teacher of pop music). Yet, no public function will be organised and none of the TV channels would broadcast…

February 28, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout

Ahmed Sharif’s death anniv today

The 17th death anniversary of educationist and philosopher Ahmed Sharif will be observed today.
Sharif, an expert on medieval Bangla literature, who served in Bangla department of the University of Dhaka, wrote more than 70 books during his lifetime…

February 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Kibria Printmaking Mela begins today

A three-day Kibria Printmaking Mela will begin today at the faculty of fine arts of Dhaka University, displaying an estimated 1,500 varieties of prints presented by 14 organisations including seven institutes…

February 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout
Local, Hollywood films to release today

Local, Hollywood films to release today

Dhallywood film Hero 420 and Hollywood production Pride and Prejudice and Zombies will hit the cinemas today.
Directed by director Saikat Naser, the Bangladesh-India joint venture film Hero 420 stars Nusrat Faria, Om and Riya Sen in lead roles…

February 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout
Zoha’s 47th martyrdom anniv today

Zoha’s 47th martyrdom anniv today

Today is the 47th anniversary of martyrdom of Shamsuzzoha.
Marking the day, Rajshahi University authorities have chalked out elaborate programmes on the campus to observe Zoha Day…

February 18, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

75th birthday of Wazed Miah today

The 75th birthday of eminent nuclear scientist and prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s husband MA Wazed Miah today.
On February 16 in 1942, Wazed Miah popularly and affectionately called ‘Sudha Miah’ was born at a respectable…

February 16, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Legalisation of illegal workers begins today in Malaysia

The rehiring programme involving illegal foreign workers will be implemented from February 15 till December 31 via the online method, according to Bernama, Malaysian national news agency…

February 15, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

BIZLINE

The 38th edition of Texworld starts in Paris of France today. Twelve fabric and garment manufacturers from Bangladesh under the banner of the Export Promotion Bureau of Bangladesh are taking part in the international textile trade fair…

February 15, 2016 · 0 comments · Business
Humayun Faridee’s death anniv today

Humayun Faridee’s death anniv today

Today is the fourth death anniversary of the iconic actor Humayun Faridee whose illustrious and multifaceted career cast a long shadow over all storytelling mediums in Bangladesh including theatre, television and film…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Theatre/Films, Timeout

Hindus to celebrate Saraswati Puja today

The Hindu community in the country is set to celebrate today the Saraswati Puja
nationwide, worshiping the Goddess of knowledge, music, art and culture…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Bishwa Urs Sharif begins in Faridpur today

The four-day Bishwa Urs Sharif is going to begin at Bishwa Zaker Manzil of Atroshi under Sadarpur in Faridpur on Saturday with a call to realise the true spirit of Islam for peace and progress in the present turbulent world…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Ritwik Ghatak retrospective begins today

A retrospective film festival dedicated to legendary Indian-Bengali director Ritwik Kumar Ghatak will begin at Bangladesh National Museum today, featuring his debut film Nagarik (1952) on the opening day…

February 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout
2 romantic films to hit cinemas today

2 romantic films to hit cinemas today

Two romantic films will be released at cinemas across the country today, marking the February 14 Valentine’s Day.
The films are late director Belal Ahmed’s Bhalobasboi To and Wajed Ali Sumon’s Sweetheart…

February 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout
Tawfiq Aziz Khan’s 15th death anniv today

Tawfiq Aziz Khan’s 15th death anniv today

The 15th death anniversary of Tawfiq Aziz Khan, former executive editor of The Daily Star, sports writer and commentator, will be observed today. Tawfiq started his career as a staff reporter at the then Pakistan Observer in 1958 while he was a student…

February 11, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

AHM Ahsan Ullah’s 2nd death anniv today

Today is the second death anniversary of Professor AHM Ahsan Ullah, the first neurosurgeon of Bangladesh.
He served the then Institute of Post Graduate Medicine and Research, which is now Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, till 1994…

February 11, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

European parliament team due today

A delegation of the European parliament is scheduled to arrive here early Wednesday to discuss various of issues with the interlocutors that include politics, freedom of expression, labour rights and human rights…

February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Back Page, National
One Billion Rising to mobilise support for campaign today

One Billion Rising to mobilise support for campaign today

American playwright and activist Eve Ensler and Philippine theatre and film actress Monique Wilson are now in Dhaka to mobilise support for the global feminist movement of One Billion Rising…

Book fair to have children’s hour today

Book fair to have children’s hour today

Book fair authorities declared children’s hours from 11:00am to 1:00pm today at the ongoing book fair with unprepared children’s corner that housed stalls of publications for children and keeping Bangladesh Shishu Academy stall outside the children’s corner…

February 5, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Muslin festival 2016 opens today

Bangladesh is going to open a month long muslin festival 2016, the first ever in the country, today, aimed at reviving the lost glory of the special fine cloth of the subcontinent, said officials…

February 5, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
The picture taken on February 1 shows artists perform during a rehearsal for the 12th South-Asian Games opening ceremony at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati. — AP photo

Curtain rises on 12th SA Games today

The curtain of the much-delayed 12th South Asian Games rises at the Indira Gandhi Athletics Stadium in Guwahati, India today with eight countries from the region participating…

February 5, 2016 · 0 comments · Other Games, Sports

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