Shantiniketan

Tagore 'intimate scene' to be cut from Priyanka Chopra's film

Tagore 'intimate scene' to be cut from Priyanka Chopra's film

Annapurna Turkhud, also known as Anna or Annabai, was the daughter of Atmaram Pandurang Turkhud, a Mumbai-based (then Bombay) doctor.

Jul 11, 2017, 16:03 PM IST

Lord Shiva – As He revealed himself to a Hungarian artist!

Among the pantheon of Indian deities, there is one who is particularly known for his simplicity and innocence and thus lovingly addressed as “Bhole Baba”.

Mar 07, 2016, 13:39 PM IST

Graphic artist Arpita Dasgupta showcases digital medium

For graphic artist Arpita Dasgupta her paintings are reflective of conversations she conducts with herself while going through a gamut of emotions.

Dec 21, 2014, 17:25 PM IST

Visva Bharati rally for fellow student, UGC team to visit

Visva Bharati students on Friday took out a rally on the campus to express solidarity with the girl student who had been allegedly harassed and molested by three male seniors.

Sep 06, 2014, 00:15 AM IST

Visva Bharati student complains of sexual harassment

The Visva Bharati University authority is looking into a complaint by a girl student of Kala Bhavan that she was "sexually harassed" by three students of the same department.

Aug 29, 2014, 22:38 PM IST

Varsity probes alleged sexual harassment of northeast student

The Visva Bharati University in West Bengal's Shantiniketan is looking into a sexual harassment complaint by a student from the northeast, an official said on Friday.

Aug 29, 2014, 15:41 PM IST

Indian senior community part of growing US niche

When Arun and Usha Pancholi were deciding where to spend their retirement years, they wanted a place that combined culture of India with conveniences they had grown accustomed to in America.

Jul 30, 2014, 00:12 AM IST

Thailand Princess wanted to study in Tagore`s Shantiniketan

Deeply influenced by the works of Rabindranath Tagore, Thailand Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn wanted to study under the bard`s guidance in Shantiniketan.

Jul 22, 2014, 20:35 PM IST

Mamata gives emphasis on infrastructure to attract investment

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that her government was giving emphasis on building proper infrastructure for attracting more investment to the state.

Sep 19, 2013, 15:56 PM IST

Pandit Jasraj to perform at Shantiniketan

Showcasing to the world the talent of 100 budding artists in over 50 genres of music, across 12 cities, the largest concert tour of Indian music featuring classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj will come to Shantiniketan in West Bengal Jan 30.

Jan 29, 2013, 08:53 AM IST

Visva Bharati professor accused of molestation

A PhD student at the famous Vishva Bharati University has levelled molestation charges against a professor.

Oct 09, 2012, 14:35 PM IST

Urine shame makes Viswa Bharti say sorry

Under fire over the urine incident, the Visva Bharati University on Thursday apologised and assured that such incidents won’t reoccur in future.

Jul 12, 2012, 15:50 PM IST

WB Governor seeks report on Shantiniketan row

West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan has sought a report from the Visva-Bharati University on a school hostel warden.

Jul 10, 2012, 14:07 PM IST

Shantiniketan row: Warden, parents arrested; granted bail

The West Bengal authorities on Monday arrested Uma Poddar, the warden of Karabi hostel, who allegedly forced a class five student of the Visva-Bharati`s Patha Bhavan School to drink her urine as a punishment for bedwetting.

Jul 08, 2012, 19:49 PM IST

Shantiniketan- The Abode of Learning

In Shantiniketan, Gurudev gave the country some of the best talents.

Aug 02, 2011, 23:09 PM IST

Shantiniketan- The Abode of Learning

100 years of excellence is no mean achievement.

May 14, 2011, 12:52 PM IST

Shantiniketan- The Abode of Learning

100 years of excellence is no mean achievement.

May 14, 2011, 12:52 PM IST

Shantiniketan- The Abode of Learning

In Shantiniketan, Gurudev gave the country some of the best talents.

May 11, 2011, 11:15 AM IST

A tale from Shantiniketan

Rabindranath Tagore was such an intellect whose words captivated our imagination.

May 10, 2011, 18:34 PM IST