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Missing giant yellow duck found in Australia

Missing giant yellow duck found in Australia

SYDNEY – A giant yellow inflatable duck named Daphne that made a break from its moorings in Australia has been located after a week on the lam, its swimming club owners said Monday, reports BSS. Daphne — the oversized mascot of the Cockburn Masters Swimming Club in Perth — made a bid for freedom on […]

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Giant yellow duck goes missing off Australia

PERTH, AUSTRALIA : An Australian swimming club is appealing for ocean watchers to find their giant yellow inflatable duck Daphne, after the mascot was blown into the Indian Ocean with reported sightings hundreds of kilometres from where it was launched, reports BSS The duck, owned by Cockburn Masters Swimming Club, was last seen at Perth’s […]

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RuPaul is first drag queen to get Hollywood star

RuPaul is the first drag queen to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The 57-year-old host of RuPaul’s Drag Race said he was “overcome with so much emotion” to get the honour he’d dreamed of since he was a child, reports BBC. “This is absolutely the most important moment in my professional […]

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British Council hosts Bangladesh-UK Alumni Network Gala Night

DHAKA : The British Council has hosted the Bangladesh-UK Alumni Network (BUKAN) Gala Night 2018 yesterday at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) in the capital, reports BSS. The event was a follow-up to the month long digital campaign by the British Council to reach out to UK alumni residing in Bangladesh to include them in […]


Trailer of children movie ‘Paatshala’ on youtube

DHAKA – The first trailer of the children movie “Paatshala” today released on youtube, marking the Bangladesh Children’s Day and the birthday of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, reports BSS. The move is directed by Asif Islam and Faisal Roddy and produced by Redmark Production, said a press release. Child-actor Habib Arinda […]

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Call for proper nurturing of ‘Bhaoyaiya’ songs

Discussants at a function here last night stressed properly preserving, flourishing and nurturing of ‘Bhaoyaiya’ and other folk songs for reviving the past glory of our rich cultural heritage and social values. They put importance on enriching Bengali culture through strengthening cultural movement, frequently arranging cultural events and popularising our own culture to build a […]

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Shishu Sahitya Puraskar handed over to winners

With a pious aim of helping develop creative faculty of the juveniles, the Agrani Bank-Shishu Academy Shishu Sahitya Puraskar were handed over to its winners at a simple function here today. Finance Minister AMA Muhith handed over the awards to winners under seven categories in the auditorium of Bangladesh Shishu Academy, an official release said. […]

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Man denies stealing Frances McDormand’s best actress Oscar

A man has pleaded not guilty to stealing actress Frances McDormand’s Oscar after Sunday’s ceremony. McDormand was named best actress – but her statuette briefly went missing at the lavish after-show Governor’s Ball. Terry Bryant filmed himself holding a statuette and telling other guests he was a winner, before being arrested. His lawyer Daniel Brookman […]

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Kareena Kapoor Khan is roaming around London with Karan Johar

Entertainment Desk Bollywood actor Kareena Kapoor Khan is close friends with filmmaker Karan Johar and recently they were spotted together in London. Photographer Manav Manglani shared their pictures on his Instagram account. Kareena Kapoor’s black dress and stylish purse immediately fetch attention. Karan Johar’s golden shoes are close second, but he is known for carrying […]

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Susan Sarandon: Paul Newman gave me part of his salary

Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon has revealed that the late Paul Newman once gave her part of his salary. It’s believed to have happened when they starred together in the 1998 film Twilight, which also featured Gene Hackman. Sarandon told BBC 5 live’s Anna Foster that she discovered that her two male stars were getting paid […]

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Gary Oldman’s son defends him against abuse allegations

Entertainment Desk The son of Oscar winner Gary Oldman has defended his father after the actor’s former wife’s claims of spousal abuse resurfaced. Gulliver Oldman, the Darkest Hour star’s 20-year-old son, slammed his mother, former model Donya Fiorentino, for perpetuating an alleged domestic violence incident that he says never happened, reports people.com. “I can see […]

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Unwrapping ceremony of ‘Ekjon Moti Master’ book held

TBT Report The unwrapping ceremony of Humayun Kabir Himu ‘s third novel titled “Ekjon Moti Master” was held at the Premises of Bangla Academy. The backdrop of is this book evolved around the story of our liberation war. Earlier, esteemed television drama and film producer Animesh Aich unveiled the cover of the book. Humayun Kabir […]