Public central university in Santiniketan, West Bengal, India
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Visva-Bharati is a central research university and an Institution of National Importance located in Shantiniketan, West Bengal, India. It was founded by Rabindranath Tagore who called it Visva-Bharati, which means the communion of the world with India. Until independence it was a college. Soon after independence, the institution was given the status of a central university in 1951 by an act of the Parliament.
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Amit Shah visits Visva-Bharati, pays tribute to Gurudev Rabindranath TagoreUnion home minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited Visva-Bharati and paid homage to Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore at Rabindra Bhavan on the University campus. Shah, who is on a two-day visit to West Bengal,..
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Special prayer session for Pranab Mukherjee at Visva-Bharati.
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Visva Bharati vandalism : Hanging head in shame, urge exemplary consequences to law breakers, West Bengal governor tells MamataWest Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar Tuesday wrote to chief minister Mamata Banerjee saying that he hangs his "head in shame" over the vandalism at Visva-Bharati campus and urged her to ensure..
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Govt tells Bangladeshi student to leave India for taking part in anti-CAA protestThe Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has served 'Leave India Notice' on a Bangladesh national named Afsara A Meem, a student of Visva Bharati University, for "engaging in anti-government activities".
Centre asks Bangladeshi student, who took part in anti-CAA protest, to leave IndiaPictures of Apsara protesting in front of Visva-Bharati's central office had earlier gone viral on social media.
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Visva Bharati locks up teachers' association office amid campus tensionThe office of the Visva-Bharati University Faculty Association (VBUFA) was locked up by the varsity authorities which claimed that the body does not have required strength to occupy a room in the..
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Activists of a political party behind protest by Visva-Bharati students: Swapan DasguptaBJP MP Swapan Dasgupta has said that activists of a political party were behind the protest by students of Visva-Bharati University where he was confined in a building for six hours.
BJP MP held hostage at Visva-Bharati
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