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Music Fueled by Patriotism

The spirit of the iconic year 1971 will live forever in the hearts of every Bangalee. Freedom for us came at a cost, too bloody and painful. Therefore, the significance of it resonates ever so powerfully when we indulge in liberation.

Amin Khan

Amin Khan, Popy reunite onscreen

Many years ago, viewers enjoyed the on-screen chemistry between popular film actors Popy and Amin Khan. While those films proved

“Concert for Children” today at KIB

“Concert for Children” today at KIB

Distressed Children and Infants (DCI) International, a non-profit organisation working for children's rights, is organising a fundraising concert today at the Krishibid Institute Bangladesh (KIB) Auditorium this afternoon.

Shahabuddin Exhibition

The indomitable spirit of Peace

Three things -- the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the glorious Liberation War of 1971 and the world of art

Chitrer Dibbowroth opens today at Arts Precinct Exhibition

Chitrer Dibbowroth opens today at Arts Precinct

An exhibition featuring a collection of artworks by eminent writer and poet Syed Shamsul Haque, titled “Chitrer Dibbowroth”, will begin today at the Daily Star-Bengal Arts Precinct at 6pm. Noted artist Hashem Khan will inaugurate the exhibition.

Liberation War tele-film “Gopit” on Channel i TV

Liberation War tele-film “Gopit” on Channel i

“Gopit”, a special tele-film themed on the Liberation War, will air today at 3:05pm on Channel i. Directed by Sazzad Sumon, it casts Jayanta Chattopadhyay, Runa Khan and Lutfar Rahman George in the central roles.

Urmila Bollywood

Urmila Matondkar returns after nine years with “Bewafa Beauty”

Quintessential '90s Bollywood diva Urmila Matondkar has made an appearance for the big screen, for a dance song in Irrfan Khan-starrer “Blackmail”. The makers released the video, titled “Bewafa Beauty”, on Thursday.