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Visva Bharati


Visva Bharati played glorious role in nation building: President Ram Nath Kovind

November 11, 2019 4:46 pm

"I call this (visit to the university) a pilgrimage because the two greatest visionaries of modern India, Rabindranath Tagore (founder of the varsity), and Mahatma Gandhi, frequently met here," Ram Nath Kovind said

In fact: Why Visva-Bharati V-C was sacked, what dismissal means

February 17, 2016 12:47 am

Nearly five months after the government recommended Sushanta Dattagupta’s removal, President Pranab Mukherjee finally accepted the proposal on Monday. Dattagupta was removed the next day.

President Pranab Mukherjee sacks Visva-Bharati V-C Sushanta Dattagupta

February 16, 2016 12:59 am

A fact committee had held Sushanta Dattagupta guilty on four counts, including allegedly making 25 illegal appointments and getting his liquor bills reimbursed.

The unmaking of history

October 15, 2015 6:06 am

From the beginning, the ICHR has been beholden to the political and historical beliefs of whoever was in power. This aspect of its leadership has not changed.

Visva-Bharati row: HRD ministry re-sends file recommending sacking of V-C to President

October 10, 2015 11:15 am

The latest development shows that the government is in no mood to offer Dattagupta an easy way out by accepting his resignation.

Visva Bharati: President tells HRD ministry to get legal opinion on sacking V-C

September 24, 2015 2:01 am

The current university law carries no provision to sack the institution’s head.

No Peace in Shantiniketan

February 04, 2015 2:44 am

Tagore’s Visva-Bharati has become the latest prestigious university to see protests and the suspension of classes.

Explained: No peace in Santiniketan

February 04, 2015 1:08 am

SABYASACHI BANDOPADHYAY explains why students and teachers are angry at Santiniketan.

Visva-Bharati stir turns ugly, salaries stopped

February 02, 2015 12:00 am

Body of professors to get FIR lodged against V-C today

Conference mulls Rabindranath Tagore's relevance to India's foreign policy

May 15, 2013 8:53 pm

Did Rabindranath Tagore make a mistake by meeting Italian dictator Benito Mussolini in Rome?