18 Nov 2015
Kolkata: Sharmila Tagore feels while it is a good change that female actors are getting better roles written for them today, the disparity in remuneration of actors and actresses needs to be looked into.
17 Nov 2015
Kolkata: Vocal on the controversy over intolerance, veteran actress Sharmila Tagore asserted she has faith in Bollywood to remain united on the issue.
13 Nov 2015
New Delhi: For Sharmila Tagore having the same lineage as Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore has been a privilege and the actress credits her famous surname for opening several avenues for her.
22 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Veteran actress Sharmila Tagore says though the current Bollywood actresses are getting meatier roles now, the male dominance is still visible in the second half of the Hindi films.
20 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Veteran actress Sharmila Tagore today backed writers, who are returning their Sahitya Akademi awards to protest against rising intolerance, calling it spontaneous and brave move.
02 Jun 2015
Kolkata: Here's good news for Rabindranath Tagore lovers. Almost the entire body of work of the poet will now be available for users of Android mobile operating system, courtesy the Society for Natural Language Technology Research.
26 Dec 2011
Famed for his literary, artistic and intellectual capabilities the world over, Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore led a very lonely life and even suffered from frequent bouts of depression, says his new biography.
08 Jul 2015
Jaipur: Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh yesterday stoked a controversy by saying that the word 'adhinayaka' in the national anthem should be replaced with 'mangal' as it praises British rule. "Jan-Gan-Man adhinayaka jai hey... 'adhinayaka' for whom? It praises British rule.
27 Jan 2015
Kolkata: Having penned more than 1500 songs, lyricist Javed Akhtar has said that it was not easy for him to translate Tagore songs in Hindi.
16 Sep 2014
Kolkata: Eminent writer-lyricist Gulzar will translate Bengali songs penned by Rabindranath Tagore into Hindi. Saregama chairman Sanjiv Goenka announced that they will be coming out with a Hindi album with Gulzar's interpretation of Tagore's famous songs.