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Bereft of options when Keya Sarkar arrives at a charitable eye hospital in Santiniketan she is pleasantly surprised -- not just by the building but also by the patience of the tribals who await their turn and the overburdened doctors. IMAGE: A man gets his eyes tested at a free eye-care camp set-up by a voluntary organisation in West Bengal. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters. Most doctors' clinics in and around Santiniketan are afterthoughts of medical shops. So most of them are ..., 1 month ago

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West Bengal to build new townships in sync with Tagore#8217;s ideals

The West Bengal government is planning a new township named #8216;Gitabitan#8217;, between Santiniketan and Bolpur, with all modern facilities for individuals to live close to Tagore#8217;s dream village Sriniketan, the state’s Urban Development and #82 ...
 Money Control4 weeks ago

Wonder women of ashram

Women who helped shape Tagore's vision of Santiniketan have found space in a book that was planned six years ago by a group of ashramites and will be released before this Poush Mela.
 The Telegraph2 months ago

Pous Mela extension plea to beat cash crisis

Traders who will put up stalls at the annual Pous Mela in Santiniketan have appealed that the fair be extended by a week so that they can recover their investments at a time there is a cash crunch because of demonetisation. Last month, the national green ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago
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President, PM to be approached against 'commercial' film shoot at Visva Bharati

Activists and residents of the ashram at Visva Bharati University in Santiniketan will seek President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention against shooting of a "commercial film" inside the ashram that, according to them is a ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Tagore's university to Mamata's university  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Babul Supriyo's film shoot in Visva-Bharati sparks controversy  Deccan Herald2 months ago

3 held for theft at Satyarthi's house; Nobel citation found

Three persons have been arrested in connection with the theft of Nobel replica and other valuables from Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi’s Kalkaji residence in southeast Delhi. While the stolen items including the Nobel replica have been recovered, the citation that was stolen along with the replica has not been found yet. IMAGE: Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi at his home which was robbed. Photograph: PTI Photo The three accused brothers, Rajan alias Natta, 25, Vinod, 35, and Sunil, ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Burglars decamp with Satyarthi's Nobel Prize  Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Songs of the earth: Mamata announces Baul academy at Birbhum to help promote songs & culture

A day after Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced the setting up of a Baul Academy at Jaydev Kenduli village in Birbhum, the Bauls have welcomed the initiative and feel that there is a need for a training centre for them as well. Bauls are a group of ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

When an MP 'developed' Tagore

Original Tagore paintings cordoned off by orange traffic cones.Wall paper in gold and bronze and the lighting fit for a showroom in any mall.Tacky rangoli on the floor.Knowing Tagore's dedication to aesthetics and simplicity, Keya Sarkar wonders what he would have thought of the modern-day commemorations organised in his honour. IMAGE: Rabindranath Tagore, circa 1935. Photograph: Fox Photos/Hulton Archive/Getty Images A couple of months ago we had some friends over for breakfast and I happened ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

An Enduring Enigma

ONE OF INDIRA Gandhi’s biographers suggests India’s history might have been very different if her husband had had an uninspiring but not untypical Parsi name like Sodawaterbottleopener. Some of Mrs Gandhi’s critics claim Gandhi wasn’t Feroze’s name ...
 Open Magazine2 months ago
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