In the same breath, Sen slammed the BJP for 'trying to portray Bengali Muslims as less deserving while deriving their strength from the support of Hindu activists who are not originally from Bengal'.
April 19, 2021
Dilip Ghosh, BJP state president in West Bengal, on Tuesday launched a scathing attack against Nobel laureate Amartya Sen amid the recent Visva-Bharati University land row.
January 1, 2021
Visva Bharati University was established by Rabindranath Tagore in 1921. In May 1951, it was declared a Central university and an institution of national importance by an Act of Parliament.
December 28, 2020
Kolkata: Expressing pain and anguish at recent developments alluding to Amartya Sen’s familial properties in Shantiniketan, West Bengal…
December 26, 2020
Nobel laureate economist Amartya Sen repeatedly said that for the development of the country, primary necessity is primary…
June 20, 2019
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Critiquing Prime Minister Narendra Modis flagship Ayushman Bharat scheme, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen…
February 27, 2019
The government initiatives are the main pillars of those countries healthcare and education.
July 10, 2018
The Medical Council of India (MCI), which aims to provide quality medical care to all Indians through promotion and maintenance of excellence in medical education, Sen blames the organisation for not only failing to perform its duties but also for its designated role of looking after medical colleges.
July 10, 2018
President urged all to think about the future of Indian universities as a continuation of the country's rich history and heritage of education.
July 17, 2017
New Delhi, July 12, 2017: The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has demanded to a film maker…
July 12, 2017
The celebrated economist is in the city to attend the screening of a documentary on him directed by Suman Ghosh.
July 10, 2017
Kolkata, Feb 12 : Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen on Sunday said he saw “no reason” to object to the…
February 12, 2017
MUMBAI, 29 Jan: Nobel laureate and economist Amartya Sen on Saturday launched a scathing attack on the country’s…
January 29, 2017
Demonetisation declares all Indians as possible crooks, only a ‘despotic’ state can cause such misery to people: Amartya Sen
Renowned economist and Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen came down heavily on the government on its demonetisation policy, saying…
November 26, 2016
The Chancellor of Nalanda University, George Yeo resigned on Friday over the changes in University’s autonomy. He said…
November 25, 2016
In his capacity as the visitor of Nalanda University (NU), President Pranab Mukherjee dissolved the university’s governing board…
November 23, 2016