Screening of BBC documentary on Modi at Visva Bharati stalled

Screening of BBC documentary on Modi at Visva Bharati stalled

[ad_1] Kolkata: An attempt to screen the controversial BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the 2002 Gujarat riots on the campus of Visva Bharati university in West Bengal’s Birbhum district on Thursday evening by the members of the Democratic Students’ Association (DSA) was foiled after a large contingent of police assisted by the … Read more

Visva Bharati students to screen BBC’s documentary during Rajnath visit

Visva Bharati students to screen BBC’s documentary during Rajnath visit

[ad_1] Kolkata: The students’ wing of the Democratic Students’ Association (DSA) in Visva Bharati University in West Bengal’s Birbhum district announced that they will screen the controversial BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the campus on Thursday to coincide with arrival of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh for the university’s convocation ceremony. The Defence … Read more

Visva Bharati student gets show-cause notice for backing Amartya Sen on social media

Visva Bharati student gets show-cause notice for backing Amartya Sen on social media

[ad_1] IANS Kolkata: Visva Bharati university authorities have issued a show-cause notice to one of its students after the latter supported Nobel laureate Amartya Sen on social media over the current row where the university Vice Chancellor Bidyut Chakraborty has accused the economist of unauthorised occupation of the university land in excess of his legal … Read more