Swami Vivekananda
Calcutta  /  Published 13.01.21

Vivekananda’s words echo across campuses

At NIT Durgapur, the institute’s director reminded students that Swami Vivekananda stood for humanism that “regards faith not as an amalgam of illogical beliefs but as an inherent quality ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.01.21

If it’s icon-worship, it must be polls

Zealous attempts were visible from both the Trinamul Congress and the BJP to observe the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda on Tuesday and the rival parties accused each other of political opportu...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya and Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.01.21

Goa, Jharkhand’s cultural exchange

Jharkhand’s humble dhuska, litti chokha, murga sarso, ghoogni, along with the elaborate Goan cuisine made it to menu the National Youth Day Programme, organised by the Institute of Hotel Managem...
By Antara Bose

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.01.21

National Youth Day celebrated

General Secretary of the association, Ranjit Keshri said, “We organised the camp this year on the occasion of the youth day and will continue to hold the camp year from next year in order to enc...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 12.01.21

Modi hits out at dynastic politics

Describing dynastic politics as the "biggest enemy of democracy", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said it has to be rooted out completely and asserted that the fortune of those who h...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


West Bengal  /  Published 11.01.21

Bengal luminaries’ and BJP’s vision a mismatch

On Monday, ruling party of West Bengal, TMC stated that BJP’s attempts to evoke Bengal’s icons, such as Sri Ramakrishna and Swami Vivekananda, for political gains is “ironical”...
By Our Bureau and Agencies

Opinion  /  Published 30.12.20

Goodwill hunting: Bengal, unbelonging and the BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party is on the hunt for icons in Bengal. It cannot be faulted for stalking Bengal’s manishis, even though men and women of learning and wisdom have not been known to w...
By Uddalak Mukherjee

West Bengal  /  Published 23.12.20

Shah to attend Vivekananda programme

Folk singer Basudeb Das Baul, who had hosted Amit Shah for lunch in Santiniketan on Sunday, was taken to a Trinamul office in Bolpur on Tuesday and assured of financial help so that his daughter could...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.12.20

Amit Shah visits Vivekananda's birthplace

Home Minister Amit Shah visited the birthplace of Swami Vivekananda in north Kolkata on Saturday morning and said that the ideals of the 19th-century icon are more relevant in the present-day world. ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 18.11.20

Grey theory: Ideology and national interest

Ideology, it is believed, is the elixir that sustains political parties in a democracy. But can ideology also sound the death knell of democracy and national interest? This intriguing query was raised...
By The Editorial Board


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