Squid Game star Lee Jung-jae tests positive for COVID-19

Squid Game star Lee Jung postpones all his scheduled activities for the time being

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Actor Lee Jung Jae from the Squid Game tested positive for Covid-19 after coming back to South Korea following his Emmy victory, according to South Korean publication Soompi. The actor’s management company, Artist Company, disclosed on September 20 that the actor has the coronavirus and that he is self-isolating in compliance with governmental health officials’ recommendations.

The statement read, “In accordance with disease control protocol, actor Lee Jung Jae underwent PCR testing after he returned to Korea on September 18, and his test results came back positive. Actor Lee Jung Jae has currently halted all of his scheduled activities, and he is self-isolating in accordance with the guidelines of government health authorities. Our agency will adhere strictly to health authorities’ guidelines and do our utmost to help our actor focus entirely on his recovery, while considering his health our top priority.”

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Taylor Swift reveals first song title from Midnights album In new TikTok series

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Recently, Taylor Swift revealed that she was working with TikTok to tease her upcoming album, Midnights.

Swift posted a TikTok to reveal the album’s title tracks.on September 21st, at the stroke of midnight.

‘Midnight tracklist revealed. Introducing Midnights Mayhem with Me’, read the caption on TikTok.

Usually Swift would leave breadcrumbs for her Swifties to figure and piece together the information but this time, the Grammy-winner took a different route.

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Raju Srivastav passes away

Raju Srivastav had been hospitalised for 40 days after cardiac arrest

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Raju Srivastava, a comedian and actor, died on Wednesday at the age of 58. Following a cardiac arrest he had last month while using a treadmill at a gym, he was receiving treatment at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi. Srivastava had previously had stents implanted due to a history of heart disease.

Since then, he had been on life support and had begun to show some indications of recovery. Prime Minister Narendra Modi reportedly called Raju Srivastava’s wife to check on his health and wish him a quick recovery, according to a previous story. Rajnath Singh, the defence minister, and Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, both called Srivastava’s family to wish him a swift recovery.

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Sir Elton John to perform at the White House on Friday

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Elton John will perform at a unique event called “A Night When Hope and History Rhyme” at the White House, Friday (Sept. 23) . The event is a joint effort between A&E Networks and The History Channel.

The concert and related event, which will feature John performing for 2,000 invited guests on the South Lawn of the White House, are intended to “celebrate the unifying and healing power of music, laud the life and work of Sir Elton John, and recognize the daily history-makers in the audience, including teachers, nurses, frontline workers, mental health activists, students, LGBTQ+ champions, and more,” according to CNN, citing a White House press release.

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Art Bangla Foundation starts new journey

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The official launch of a new art platform titled Art Bangla Foundation took place on September 17, 2022 with the inauguration ceremony of a group exhibition, ‘Pratibimba Parampara’

State Minister of Cultural Affairs, K M Khalid attended this event as the chief guest. The Director General of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy Liaquat Ali, the managing director of Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited Rupali Chowdhury, and the Dean of the Dhaka University’s Fine Arts, Prof. Nisar Hossain, were present as special guests. Prominent actor and Member of Parliament Asaduzzaman Noor graced the ceremony as well.

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Nick Jonas turns 30 on September 16 and gives sneak peek into his birthday celebrations

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Nick Jonas turned 30. In an Instagram montage, Jonas provides a sneak peak inside his birthday celebrations.

The Jealous singer is seen boarding a private jet that has been decked with party streamers and a “Happy Birthday” banner in a new video that Nick shared on the eve of his birthday. Nick is cordially welcomed inside by Priyanka, who is already sitting and talking on the phone. Anjula Acharia, the manager of Priyanka Chopra Jonas and the one responsible for PeeCee’s success in the West, responded, “Haha love this. She’s talking to me on the phone;)

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Kanye West officially ends his Yeezy contract with Gap

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Kanye West has officially ended his Yeezy contract with Gap after two years over claims that the retail giant failed to deliver on promises.

The rapper had previously threatened to walk away from the agreement because of his dispute with Adidas, which has been working with Ye’s fashion line for ten years.

According to The Wall Street Journal, the legal counsel for the author of the hit song “Praise God” informed Gap in writing of the end of their relationship and claimed that Gap had broken their contract.

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Katrina Kaif makes for the ultimate glam queen in new video

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Katrina Kaif is one of the most adored Bollywood actresses.

With the release of Boom in 2003, she made her acting debut, and in the roughly 20 years that have passed, she has come a long way.

Katrina has successfully established a niche for herself in the industry and continually exceeded herself on the big screen.

She has a sizable fan base, and the pictures and videos she posts on social media regularly wow her fans. Recently, Katrina posted a video of her session on her Instagram page, which further brightens our Thursday.

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R Kelly found guilty on more than 3 counts in sex trial

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A federal jury on Wednesday convicted R&B singer and songwriter R Kelly of at least 1 charge of child pornography. The jury in Chicago came to the conclusion after sifting through evidence and arguments on charges accusing the singer of producing child pornography and enticing minors for sex.

R. Kelly was found not guilty of obstructing a 2008 case that ended with his acquittal. He and two associates had been accused of trying to bribe and threaten witness in the case. He was also found not guilty on a fourth pornography count, on three counts of conspiring to receive child pornography and two encitement charges.

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Hollywood sweethearts Blake Lively, Ryan Reynold are expecting 4th baby

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Congratulation are in order for Hollywood star Blake Lively, who is expecting her baby number 4 with her actor-husband, Ryan Reynolds. The speculation began when a tabloid published a photo of the actress wearing a suit and pants. And it’s obvious that her abdominal area seems enlarged.

While the actress never addressed the matter, a recent appearance confirmed the news! Blake was photographed on the 15th of September 2022 at the Forbes 10th Annual Power Women’s Summit. The actress opted for a beige sequinned number with nude platforms. She radiated a glow and looked stunning on the red carpet!

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Bigg Boss 16: when can you watch the popular show?

Here are all the details

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The 16th installment of famous reality television show, Bigg Boss’ release date has finally been announced. The show will see Salman Khan return for season 16.

On Tuesday, the makers of the show shared a promo in which Salman Khan hinted that the upcoming season will have no rules. The promo began with a glimpse of the crew working on the sets of Bigg Boss following which Salman Khan said,

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Kabir Suman to stage musical performance in Dhaka

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Three events are planned in Dhaka in October, featuring the musical performance of celebrated Indian Bengali singer, songwriter and composer Kabir Suman.

The program’s organizer, Peephole, confirmed the information to New Age. The music shows will be held at the Bangladesh National Museum in the capital.

Fuad Bin Omar, a partner of Peephole, said, ‘He has agreed to perform in three programmes scheduled to be held on October 15, 18 and 21. He has been practising Khayal songs for the past few years. He will perform Khayal songs on October Besides, he will perform modern Bangla songs in the other two events.’

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Solo exhibition that explores nature and women’s emancipation

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In a solo exhibition currently on view at the Edge Gallery in Gulshan in the capital, painter and printmaker Rokeya Sultana illustrates nature and women’s emancipation.

The exhibition titled An Ode to Joy: Fire, Water and the Essence of Life that features 51 artworks were produced using a variety of techniques, including tempera, lithograph, intaglio, and others.

In her works, Rokeya Sultana—who is also a professor of printmaking at the fine arts department of Dhaka University—has experimented with a variety of colors as well as shapes, concepts, and topics.

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BTV screens jatrapala after two years

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Bangladesh Television is going to air Jatrapala after a two-year hiatus, said a press release.

Popular actress Aruna Biswas is going to anchor the programme, which will be aired every Thursday at 2:30pm.

Today, the BTV will air Banglar Bani Opera’s production titled Kajalrekha at 2:30pm.

Besides, the BTV will gradually telecast jatrapala productions of Pratima Opera, Diamond Opera, Shitalakshya Jatra Unit, Swadesh Opera, The Challenge Opera and New Sabuj Opera, among others.

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First fifty ‘Being Human Clothing’ customers to receive Salman Khan-signed caps

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Salman Khan shared a wonderful announcement with his fans in an official video that he posted from the Being Human Clothing store in Bangladesh.

On September 15 at roughly 1:30 pm, the superstar will open the first store for his clothing line, “Being Human Clothing,” in Banani. The Bollywood actor will give a fantastic gift to the store’s first 50 customers.

“Hi Bangladesh, I have a surprise for you, the Being Human Clothing line has opened its newest outlet in Dhaka. So, head over to road number 10 of Banani on September 15, to be part of the first store in your city,” said Salman Khan in the video.

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Box office forecast for Day 2 of Brahmastra: Movie starring Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt will bring Rs 100 crore over the weekend

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Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt starrer Brahmastra Part One: Shiva is going super strong at the box office. After registering around Rs 35 crores on Friday. The film is expected to collect Rs 30 crores on Saturday as well.

Trade expert Sumit Kadel posted about the second-day estimate on his Twitter and wrote, “Saturday advance booking is SOLID, almost equivalent to its day-1 Pre- sale.. If spot booking matches the opening day trend then another Rs 30 cr + day on cards.” Sumit further added that going with the trend, the film will collect Rs 100 crore in the weekend itself. Sumit wrote, “BOLLYWOOD IS BACK & HOW!”

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Jaya Ahsan enchants viewers in the ‘Beauty Circus’ trailer

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The trailer for Jaya Ahsan starring ‘Beauty Circus’ was released on the YouTube channel Yesterday. The 2-minute trailer captures a variety of emotions ranging from fear to excitement. In the video, Jaya Ahsan stars in multiple scenes, displaying a wide range of expressions and emotions to help viewers understand the gravity of each scene.

The circus itself is highlighted throughout the video, and is reminiscent of the kind of circuses one would see in movies from the 80’s.

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Shehnaaz Gill says doesn’t want to relive any moment from past, ready to focus on future

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Actress Shehnaaz Gill, who enjoys a lot of attention from her followers, recently said that while she’s grateful for the journey so far, she doesn’t want to relive any moment of her past. ‘Aisa koi lamha nahi hai jo main wapas se jeena chahti hun (There is no such moment from my past that I want to relive)’, she told Connect FM Canada.

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Kim Kardashian says she has no talent, she has magic

Kim Kardashian slams haters who criticize her credibility as a businesswoman

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Kim Kardashian is calling out critics who have branded her talentless.

Speaking to Interview Magazine in for their September issues, the 41-year-old said she cannot prove her worth to people who do not want to see her for her skills.

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Kylie Jenner waits and simmers before announcing her son’s name

Kylie Jenner and boyfriend Travis Scott share two children together

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Kylie Jenner is scribbling baby names before she announces the moniker of her son.

Speaking to James Corden on “The Late Late Show” this Thursday, the 25-year-old makeup mogul admitted that she has not “officially, legally changed the name.”

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