Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar
News  /  Published 23.01.23

Yesterdate: This day from Kolkata’s past, January 23, 1859

One of the most influential poets of the Bengali language, Ishwar Chandra Gupta, passed away...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

News  /  Published 14.12.22

Yesterdate: This day from Kolkata’s past, December 14, 1866

How an accident left a permanent impact on Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar’s health...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

News  /  Published 01.12.22

Kolkata schools ensure life lessons for students beyond academics

Witches, bats, vampires and scary avatars took over Bishop George Mission School (Ghatakpukur)...
By Chandreyee Ghose and Sana Nawaz

News  /  Published 16.04.22

Rally calls for unity on Poila Baisakh

It started from Jorasanko and culminated at College Street, was also a celebration of the diversity of West Bengal...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 03.10.20

Library to help village kids

NGO step on bicentenary of Vidyasagar’s birth...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 27.09.20

Vidyasagar: his true relevance

Portal to motivate girls to study science ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Purulia

Calcutta  /  Published 27.09.20

Shah’s evocative ‘Vidyasagar ji’

The Union home minister was not setting the record straight on the vandalism of the bust last year but tweeting four minutes after Mamata had paid a tribute to the icon...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.09.20

The relevance of Vidyasagar

He wanted a melting pot of all cultures: JU VC Suranjan Das...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.20

Push for Vidyasagar place growth

Mamata has made it clear that she would keep focusing on the icon to embarrass the BJP: Insiders ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Books  /  Published 03.07.20

Krishnakamal Bhattacharya: Rebellions that still resonate

Krishnakamal studied at Sanskrit College, Calcutta, where he and his elder brother Ramkamal were taught by Vidyasagar...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya


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