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UNESCO recognises Mangal Shobhajatra

UNESCO today recognised Mangal Shobhajatra, Bangla New Year procession, as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Mangal Shobhajatra has been inscribed in UNESCO's Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity at the 11th session of the Inter-governmental Committee on Safeguarding pahela-baishakh-webIntangible Cultural Heritage held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The committee in its decision noted that Mangal Shobhajatra, organised by teachers and students of Dhaka University's Fac...

Robi gaming portal Mystery Zone

Robi has introduced a WAP based gaming portal named Mystery Zone. Robi subscriber can play the role of a police inspector and solve various cases across the virtual world in this gaming portal. Playing this game, subscribers can win attractive prizes like latest smartphone handset & mobile recharge amount by reaching a certain benchmark point. Subscribers will be able to solve daily two cases based on successful subscription of the gaming portal (With auto-renewal feature) for free at two taka as daily subscription charge. Once the

Sumon’s first solo bass album in GAAN app

'Soul Food- part 1’, the first solo bass album by renowned Bangladeshi Musician Bass Baba Sumon, has been released on Monday, 31st October 2016. ‘Soul Food-Part 1’ is available in Bangladesh and all across the world on GAAN Music Streaming App. It is also available on all other digital music platforms for local and international audience. Bass Baba Sumon, known as the singer, bass player, composer and song writer for the famous press-release-01rock band Aurthohin, is one of the most talented bass players of...

JFP, Dhaka Comicon presents ‘Haunted Halloween Week’

It's that time of the year again. When zombies start prodding the streets, Dracula wakes up from hibernation and the werewolves start crawling out of their dens to assemble at the biggest gathering of ghostly figures this Halloween at Jamuna Future Park Level-5, from 31st October to 4th November, brought to you by Jamuna Future Park organized by Dhaka Comicon. Get to comiconmeet cosplayers, listen to great music , share your stories about your 'encounters with the ghouls' and in general be a part of monste...

Chirkutt gives bangla music latin twist

Music has an eternal appeal to humanity. Its essence binds the human race in harmony by spreading the word of love and hope. Hence, music transcends cultures, languages and customs. However, such universal appeal to music is established by only a few visionary musicians. The popular bangla fusion band Chirkutt is one such band who set out to enrich the rich tapestry of bangla music by collaborating for the first time with the famous latin- American 1band 24 Horas. Coming together of the bangla fusion music with the bachata music from th...

travelxp on RealVU channel bouquet

RealVU opens the door to travelxp, world’s leading travel channel for the viewers of Bangladesh. RealVU, which is owned and operated by Beximco Communications Limited, is the first ever “Direct-to-Home” (DTH) service provider in Bangladesh. travelxp’s entry in Bangladesh is a very important step for RealVU as it further expands its reach to its target viewers and caters to global citizens. There is expectedly a lot of excitement for the viewers as one of the best travel channels in the world and Bangladesh’s first DTH service provider come together to bring the best travel content for the audiences. This alliance will give the Bangladeshi audiences a close look at some