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Entertainment & Arts News

'black-ish' debuts season four with a 'Hamilton' homage

LOS ANGELES, Oct 2, 2017 (AFP) - ABC's sitcom-with-a-conscience "black- ish" returns this week, offering its usual brand of social commentary from diverse voices often de...More...

US game show icon Monte Hall dead at 96

WASHINGTON, Oct 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Monty Hall, an American TV icon who hosted the long running game show "Let's Make a Deal," died Saturday at the age of 96.

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Khancha to vie for best foreign language film in The Oscars

DHAKA, Sept 28, 2017 (BSS) - Khancha, a film made under the banner of Impress Telefilm Limited with government grant, has been picked up to vie for the best foreign lang...More...

'Flatliners' resurrects Hollywood's afterlife fixation

LOS ANGELES, Sept 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - For many it's harps, halos and angel wings, for some celestial spheres and astral planes and for others still, reunions with long-d...More...

Ghanaian villagers profit from monkey business

TAFI ATOME, Ghana, Sept 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The villagers of Tafi Atome, in Ghana's Volta Region, grew up listening to tales of their spiritual links to the 1,000 or s...More...

Govt constructing Shilpakala Academy building at 488 upazilas

DHAKA, Sept 26, 2017 (BSS) - The government has been constructing Shilpakala Academy building at 488 upazilas to spread the cultural activities in the country.

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