Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually took part in the convocation programme of Visva-Bharati on Friday (February 19).he addressed the programme via video conferencing.
India News Feb 19, 2021, 1:19 PM IST
Amartya Sen on Monday (January 18) has asked the Visva-Bharati University authorities to withdraw its “false allegation” that a plot of land owned by the university is unlawfully occupied by him.
India News Jan 19, 2021, 11:54 AM IST
Visva-Bharati University authorities on Thursday (January 7) suspended Sudipto Bhattacharyya, an economics professor for allegedly making derogatory remarks and circulating a complaint against a colleague.
India News Jan 8, 2021, 1:39 PM IST
The Birbhum district administration in West Bengal on Friday (January 1) restricted the Visva-Bharati authorities from constructing a wall along a road which connects Santiniketan and Sriniketan.
India News Jan 2, 2021, 1:34 PM IST
Before West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's roadshow in Bolpur on Tuesday (December 29), the Trinamool Congress party flag was hoisted inside the Visva-Bharati campus.
India News Dec 29, 2020, 3:17 PM IST
Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has expressed anguish over the "shrinking space" for debate and dissent in India.
Top Stories Dec 28, 2020, 5:17 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wrote to Amartya Sen asking him to count her as a sister and friend in his war against "intolerance and totalitarianism".
India News Dec 26, 2020, 2:42 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday (December 24) addressed the centenary celebrations of Visva-Bharati University in Santiniketan through video conferencing.
India News Dec 24, 2020, 2:01 PM IST
The Visva-Bharati university founded by Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore in 1921, is also the oldest Central University in the country
Top Stories Dec 24, 2020, 12:21 PM IST
On the second day of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's visit, he went to Visva Bharati and took part in various programs. Meanwhile, Birbhum district president Anubrata Mandal pointed fingers at the Vice-Chancellor of Visva-Bharati and accused that he is infiltrating politics in the educational institution.
India News Dec 22, 2020, 10:31 AM IST
Visva-Bharati authorities have decided to invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Visva-Bharati’s foundation day. The foundation day will be celebrated on December 23.
India News Dec 3, 2020, 10:15 AM IST
The Calcutta High Court-appointed four-member committee, chaired by Justice Sanjib Banerjee, Justice Arijit Banerjee, state advocate-general Kishore Dutta and additional solicitor general YZ Dastur, visited Visva-Bharati on Sunday (September 20). A joint statement issued said, apart from construction work, the district administration and university authorities will solve various issues through discussion.
India Sep 21, 2020, 6:02 PM IST
The Calcutta high court on Tuesday (September 8) directed Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan-Santiniketan Development Authority and the state authority to file affidavits by September 16 and slated the next date of hearing for September 18. Calcutta high court lawyer Ramaprasad Sarkar filed public interest litigation demanding a CBI probe.
India Sep 10, 2020, 12:16 PM IST
Violence seems to be the norm in the Poushmela ground which has seen protests over the construction of a boundary wall. In such difficult times, an ancient banyan tree was left uprooted in the Gour prangan of Visva-Bharati due to heavy rain. The vice-chancellor visited the spot.
India Aug 27, 2020, 2:44 PM IST
ABVP students took out a march from Salt Lake to CGO complex demanding a CBI probe and proper punishment to those responsible for the Visva Bharati vandalism.
India Aug 24, 2020, 6:42 PM IST