'Tagore's battle with depression can inspire people today'

Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore's long battle with depression and loneliness can inspire people suffering from depressive illnesses to speak out and engage their near and dear ones to aid them in tackling the issue, a leading psychiatrist said Saturday.

Seema Biswas to perform-direct Hindi adaptation of Tagore`s play

Noted theatre person and Bollywood actress, Seema Biswas will perform a one act play `Streer Patra`, a Hindi adaptation of Rabindranath Tagore`s drama, on August 27 here.

ND Tiwari stages sit-in

Veteran Congress leader and former chief minister ND Tiwari staged a sit-in here on Wednesday, protesting what he said neglect of Ravindranath Tagore on his death anniversary.