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.
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.
16 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Indians are obsessed with the 'saas-bahu' relation and their connection is mostly associated with the tiff between duo. However, breaking this myth, we bring you some of the sweetest pictures of B-Town actresses with their mother-in-laws.
28 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Rabindranath Tagore's famous short story "Kabuliwala" has contributed more to brand Afghanistan which it could not do with billions of dollars, Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani said on Tuesday while fondly remembering the late Nobel laureate.
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.
30 May 2015
Kolkata: Congress on Friday suffered another jolt in West Bengal as its veteran leader and MLA Rabindranath Chatterjee joined the Trinamool Congress. "Rabindranath Chatterjee has decided to join the TMC as he feels that TMC is the only party which works for the development of the state under the leadership of Mamata Banerjee," state Education and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Partha Chatterjee said.
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.
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.
14 Feb 2015
Kolkata: BJP MP and singer Babul Supriyo on Saturday launched his album of love songs, written by Rabindranath Tagore, on the occasion of Valentine's Day.
13 Nov 2014
New Delhi: A collection of 45 digital prints of paintings by Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore has been displayed at the National Library of Serbia in Belgrade as part of an exhibition which started on Thursday.