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Rabindranath Tagore

Second-year student found hanging in Visva Bharati University

Partha, who hails from nearby Rampurhat area, returned to the hostel on Friday from his home, according to other hostellers.

May 18, 2019, 22:10 PM IST

Bengal marks Rabindranath Tagore's 158th birth anniversary

It has been an age-old custom to celebrate Tagore's birthday as per the Bengali calendar.

May 09, 2019, 19:38 PM IST

Rabindranath Tagore's statue vandalised in West Bengal

A statue of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore was vandalised near Kolkata in West Bengal, news agency ANI reported on Saturday. 

Mar 09, 2019, 15:42 PM IST

Why Garima Arora as a Michelin star chef symbolises the rise of a new India

India still has a 'Colonialism Paradox' that it needs to get rid of.

Nov 21, 2018, 13:45 PM IST

Rabindranath Tagore's 77th death anniversary: Why his works hold indomitable influence in literature

Chakravarty, the wife of former Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty, recollected her first encounter with Tagore's writing was "Sahaj Path". 

 

Aug 07, 2018, 15:35 PM IST

Biplab Dev does it again, says Rabindranath Tagore gave back Noble prize to protest against British

Tagore had repudiated his Knighthood in protest against the Jalianwalla Bagh massacre in 1919.

May 11, 2018, 10:09 AM IST

Danny Denzongpa starrer Bioscopewala's trailer will leave fans intrigued — Watch

The first trailer of Danny Denzongpa starrer 'Bioscopewala' along with a poster of the film was released by the makers on Wednesday. 

May 09, 2018, 13:26 PM IST

Big B remembers shooting at Tagore's residence

On Rabindranath Tagore's 157th birth anniversary on Monday, megastar Amitabh Bachchan went down memory lane remembering shooting at the Nobel laureate and poet's residence and described it as "pious precincts".

May 07, 2018, 14:46 PM IST

A young musician is reviving the glory of poetry through contemporary music

Chinmayi Tripathi, a Delhi based young singer-songwriter has taken up a unique initiative to bring back the most precious poems of Hindi Literature and turn them into soulful songs.

Jan 05, 2018, 10:34 AM IST

Mamata Banerjee wants to buy Rabindranath Tagore’s house in London

Mamata Banerjee is interested in buying Heath Villas in north London.

Nov 13, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Mamata Banerjee wants to acquire Rabindranath Tagore's home in London

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wants to acquire the London house where Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore had lived, and convert it into a museum-cum-memorial to the world-famous poet and writer.

Nov 12, 2017, 15:40 PM IST

Never suggested removal of Rabindranath Tagore, Ghalib texts: Educational body

West Bengal`s ruling Trinamool Congress has raised strong objection in Parliament to the suggestions to drop Rabindranath Tagore from NCERT textbooks.

Jul 26, 2017, 17:38 PM IST

No plans to remove Tagore from school books: Javadekar

The government has no plan to remove Ravindranath Tagore from school textbooks, HRD Minister Prakash Javedekar told Rajya Sabha today. Responding to the issue raised by Derek O'Brien (TMC) during the Zero Hour, the Minister said the government respected Tagore and all others who had contributed to the freedom and literature of the country.

Jul 25, 2017, 13:49 PM IST

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

Rabindranath Tagore birth anniversary: Unknown facts about 'Gurudev' which will inspire you!

One of the most celebrated polymaths India has ever had, Rabindranath Tagore has a rich legacy of work inspiring generations across the globe.

May 09, 2017, 09:48 AM IST

Every generation owes their love quotes to these 7 legendary Bengali poets

But it is poetry that touches the heart of every person.

Jan 27, 2017, 13:29 PM IST

Javed Akhtar plans to translate Rabindranath Tagore's 'Gitanjali' into Hindi

Javed Akhtar was now planning to translate the poet's Nobel winning work 'Gitanjali'.

Nov 26, 2016, 12:41 PM IST

Daughters of Jorasanko: The life and times of women who influenced Tagore

Based on the life of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore and his extended family and friends, Daughters of Jorasanko tries to capture several vignettes of Bengali society and its culture of that era.

Oct 19, 2016, 13:58 PM IST

Rabindranath Tagore's poem 'Hatath Dekha' being turned into film!

Rabindranath Tagore's immortal poem 'Hatath Dekha' will soon be made into a film under an Indo-Bangladesh joint production.

Sep 06, 2016, 16:39 PM IST

Mamata government bids to take over Tagore Nobel theft probe

The West Bengal government is approaching the central government seeking to take over the probe of theft of Rabindranath Tagore`s Nobel Prize medallion, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday.

Aug 05, 2016, 22:53 PM IST