Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
People  /  Published 13.04.21

Builders of Bengal: Prafulla Chandra Ray

By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

West Bengal  /  Published 27.09.20

Madrasa teachers rally against prejudice

Teachers of madrasas joined their counterparts of other educational institutions and people from different walks of life in Malda on Renaissance Man Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar’s bicentenary of bi...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 30.07.20

Vidyasagar: TMC jab on 'tokenism'

The BJP and the Trinamul Congress sparred over the legacy of Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar on his death anniversary on Wednesday, 14 months after the polymath’s bust had been smashed at the tail-end ...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.12.19

Russia theme country at Book Fair

ive Russian titles will be translated into Bengali and released at Calcutta Book Fair starting January 29. The theme country of the 44th edition of the fair is Russia.A similar number of Bengali books...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 31.12.19

In playhouse of the Raj, tables turned

First the Vidyasagar disconnect. Now, the Curzon connect.Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar has described as “iconic” a table that had apparently been used by Lord Curzon to sign Bengal’s 1905 Partition ...
By Devadeep Purohit and Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta


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