Swami Vivekananda
Jharkhand  /  Published 23.03.19

Special plea for schools

State disability commissioner Satish Chandra has written to the government to start three 100-seat permanent residential schools for the intellectually impaired in Ranchi, Jamshedpur and Dumka in the ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 16.01.20

Open-air gym in GC Block park

An open-air gymnasium was inaugurated in GC Park on National Youth Day, the birthday of Swami Vivekananda, on Sunday. The gym has leg press, chest press, arm wheel double and a sit-up and push-up benc...
By Sudeshna Banerjee

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.01.19

Ranchi's tribute to Vivekananda stands tall

The capital’s long wait for the inauguration of the 33-feet Swami Vivekananda statue on Ranchi Lake ended on Saturday, the icon’s birth anniversary observed as National Youth Day, when chief minis...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.12.18

At leisure on the Ranchi waterfront

The New Year will offer residents of the capital a new hangout.Makeover of Bada Talab, complete with twin islets and a 33-feet-tall bronze statue of Swami Vivekanand, is in its final stages. And, if t...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

Arts  /  Published 15.12.18

Tripura's theatre artistes anxious under new govt

A makeshift mosque stands tall onstage. A play is in progress. An actor playing Swami Vivekananda is talking about the greatness of all religions. Some scenes later he refuses to meet the Brahmins —...
By Sonia Sarkar


Jharkhand  /  Published 07.12.18

Hope floats for Ranchi Lake makeover

The long wait for a 33ft Swami Vivekananda statue on Ranchi Lake is likely to end early next year with the state cabinet deciding to rope in business conglomerate Shapoorji Pallonji on nomination basi...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi


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