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DU extends shutdown, Pahela Baishakh festival suspended

The Dhaka University authorities have shut down all of its offices till 11 April to contain the spread of coronavirus infection.

Saraswati Puja being celebrated

Saraswati Puja, one of the major religious festivals of the Hindu community, is being celebrated across Bangladesh on Thursday amid much enthusiasm, festivity and religious fervour, reports UNB.The ...

Curtain falls on China's independent film festival

One of China's longest-running independent film festivals has decided to shut down against the backdrop of mounting government censorship, saying it was no longer possible to run a "purely ...

ULAB to host Int'l mobile film fest

University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) will host Dhaka International Mobile Film Festival (DIMFF) 2020 with the participation of around 41 countries, says a press release.The festival will be ...

Bangabandhu Adventure Festival to kick off in CHT region 11 Jan

Bangabandhu National Adventure Festival - 2020 will begin on 11 January in three hill districts, aiming to promote tourism and inspire new generation in adventures, reports UNB.Nobo Bikrom Kishore ...

New Year fireworks around the world

The New Year 2020 has been celebrated with fireworks across the world. AFP captures celebrations at countries including Australia, US, UK, Brazil, India, Germany, Russia, Sri Lanka, and so on.

MDL Beast spotlights Saudi era of 'extreme openness'

It was billed as the Middle East's biggest party -- thousands of revellers bathed in flashing laser lights danced and swayed to blasting music in the unlikeliest of venues: Saudi Arabia.The three-day ...

Pope Francis kicks off Christmas celebrations

Pope Francis ushered in Christmas celebrations for the world's 1.3 billion Catholics on Tuesday, saying the celebration of Jesus's birth reminded humanity how "God continues to love us all, even the ...

Christmas being celebrated

The Christian community is celebrating the Christmas Day in the country, as elsewhere across the world, on Wednesday commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, reports UNB.Christmas, the biggest ...

The icemen behind China's frozen festival

Liu Yantao and six co-workers start toiling on a frozen river in northeast China before dawn, using hand tools and machines to carve large ice blocks for an annual winter sculpture festival.Liu and ...

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