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Entertainment & Arts News

Selim-Al-Deen's 68th birth anniversary tomorrow

SAVAR, Aug 17, 2017 (BSS) - The 68th birth anniversary of late noted play writer Professor Selim Al Deen will be observed tomorrow.

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'M:I6' shoot halted as Cruise breaks ankle in stunt

LOS ANGELES, Aug 17, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - "Mission: Impossible 6" has halted filming after Tom Cruise broke his ankle in a botched stunt, the director confirmed Wednesday, wh...More...

Poet Shamsur Rahman's 11th death anniversary tomorrow

DHAKA, Aug 16, 2017 (BSS) - The 11th death anniversary of one of the major poets in modern Bengali literature, Shamsur Rahman, will be observed tomorrow.

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Polanski faces fresh accusation of sex attack on minor

LOS ANGELES, Aug 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A third woman came forward Tuesday to accuse Roman Polanski of sexual assault when she was a minor, four decades after he went on th...More...

'Gift from God' Elvis is semi-divine, 40 years after death

MEMPHIS, Aug 14, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Pilgrims come all day every day, filing past in silence, fighting back tears as they place mementos at Elvis Presley's gravesite, pausin...More...

40 years since the death of 'the King'

MEMPHIS, Aug 13, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Elvis Presley, American icon and King of rock 'n' roll, transformed popular culture, sold over a billion records and is idolized as eve...More...