Visva Bharati University
West Bengal  /  Published 19.01.20

Third arrest in attack on students at varsity

A Visva-Bharati student was arrested from Jharkhand on Sunday in connection with an alleged attack on fellow students at a hostel and later at a hospital run by the varsity on the night of January 15....
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 11.02.20

Basanta Utsav venue shifted, not date

Visva-Bharati on Tuesday gave its nod to organise Basanta Utsav on Holi but the venue would be shifted to the Pous Mela ground from the usual Ashram ground.The decision was taken at a three-hour long ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 20.10.19

Visva-Bharati withdraws nod for workshop with ABVP wing

Visva-Bharati authorities on Sunday decided not to allow a cultural workshop with the Rashtriya Kala Manch, a wing of RSS student arm Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), with varsity sources sa...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.20

Visva-Bharati satellite centre

Visva-Bharati, the central university famed for being at the forefront of Santiniketan’s cultural heritage, is set to open its first satellite campus at an Uttarakhand hill station that was favoured...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 13.06.20

Visva-Bharati suspends ex-VC

Visva-Bharati authorities late on Friday suspended former officiating vice-chancellor Sabuj Koli Sen, along with then officiating registrar Saugata Chattopadhyay and then finance officer Samit Ray, on...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 01.01.20

Visva-Bharati faces pollution rap for Pous Mela

The West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB) has served a showcause notice on Visva-Bharati University authorities asking why the varsity should not be asked to pay Rs 10 lakh as environmental comp...
By Agencies in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.09.19

VC not late, he has four offices: Visva-Bharati

The public relations officer of Visva-Bharati, Anirban Sircar, has told The Telegraph that vice-chancellor Bidyut Chakrabarty has four offices and he comes to his office in the central administrative ...
By Our Correspondent in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 21.10.19

Leanings not the reason: Visva-Bharati

Anirban Sircar, assistant registrar (public relations), Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, sent the following letter to The Telegraph on Monday:With reference to the article published in your newspaper unde...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.20

Webinar on pandemic & literature

The English department of Visva-Bharati will for the first time organise a webinar titled ‘Pandemic and Literature’ on Wednesday in the midst of the novel coronavirus-induced lockdown in what facu...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 27.06.19

AC woes at varsity

The Visva-Bharati authorities have been forced to shift a July 1 event commemorating Bangladesh national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam from the newly inaugurated Bangladesh Bhavana on the campus because air-...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Shantiniketan


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