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Google Doodle celebrates Humayun Ahmed’s 70th birthday   Google Doodle celebrates Humayun Ahmed’s 70th birthday

Humayun Ahmed (13 November 1948 - 19 July 2012) was a Bangladeshi writer, dramatist, screenwriter, filmmaker, song writer, scholar, lecturer


70th birthday of Humayun Ahmed Monday Humayun Ahmed's 70th birthday Monday

Channel-i is organising a fair 'Humayun Mela' on the television channel premises which will begin Monday at 3.05 pm marking his birthday


February 5 declared as National Library Day February 5 National Library Day

The government declared February 5 as National Library Day.   Cabinet Division has issued a notification…


Cash-strapped Rome eyes Trevi Fountain coins Cash-strapped Rome eyes Trevi Fountain coins

The coins can add up to as much as a million euros a year


Grasshopper stuck in Van Gogh painting for 128 years Grasshopper stuck in Van Gogh painting for 128 years

The find reflects the artist's practice of painting in the outdoors, where it was often windy enough to send dust, grass and insects flying


National Museum to hold discussion meeting on Humayun Ahmed National Museum to hold discussion meeting on Humayun Ahmed

The national museum will organise the discussion meeting ahead of Humayun’s 69th birth anniversary on November 13


Miss World Affairs: How beauty queens got political in 2017 How beauty queens got political in 2017

Beauty queens in Chile, Turkey, Lebanon, Myanmar, Peru and the US have all made headlines in 2017 for unexpected comments


There's a dead bug in the Van Gogh There's a dead bug in the Van Gogh

Conservator of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art comes across the tiny dried, brown carcass in the lower foreground while studying the painting



India award for burning elephant photo Burning elephant photo wins award

The magazine's note a "crowd of jeering men" were flinging "flaming tar balls and crackers" at the two elephants when Biplab Hazra took the photograph


Pissarro's Picking Peas returned to Jewish owners Pissarro's Picking Peas returned to Jewish owners

In 1943, it was confiscated under anti-Semitic laws passed by the collaborationist Vichy government during the German occupation of France


Photo exhibition, Chinese film festival begins at Nat’l Museum Chinese film festival begins at Nat’l Museum

The Chinese Embassy in Dhaka, the China Radio International and the Chinese community living Dhaka have organise the event


China donates 9,130 Chinese books to schools in Cambodia China donates 9,130 Chinese books to schools in Cambodia

The beneficiaries are the state-owned Royal University of Phnom Penh, Asia Euro University, Min Sheng Chinese School Duan and Hua Chinese School


Novel on Hitler's rise wins France's top book award Novel on Hitler's rise wins France's top book award

Two novels about the Nazis took France's biggest literary prizes on Monday


Chinese film festival, photo exhibition begin in city Tuesday Chinese film festival, photo exhibition begin in city Tuesday

Information Minister Hasanul Huq Inu will inaugurate the Chinese film week and photo exhibition at the National Museum in the city


7th Dhaka Lit Fest begins November 16 7th Dhaka Lit Fest begins Nov 16

About 320 internationally reputed writers, poets, artists & researchers, including 70 from 30 countries & 250 from host Bangladesh, will join the DLF

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