Nalanda International University

  • Noble laureate Amartya Sen visits excavation site at Telhara's Buddhist monastery 10-01-2014 08:02 PM

    Noble laureate Amartya Sen had a first hand view of excavations at the ancient Buddhist monastery site of Telhara in Nalanda district of Bihar which finds mention in Chinese traveller Heuen Tsang's book. Sen, who is the Chancellor of the Nalanda International University, visited the excavation site, 33-kmwest of the...
  • Nitish meets Singapore Foreign Minister, discusses issues related to Nalanda Varsity 30-07-2013 05:26 PM

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesdayheld a meeting with Singapore Foreign minister KShanmugam and discussed issues related to building of NalandaInternational University and ways to promote tourism. They discussed issues related to development of Buddhistcircuit and tourism in addition to changes taking place inBihar, an official statement said. On...
  • Nalanda University project takes major step forward 17-05-2013 04:35 AM

    New Delhi: In a major step towards realising the ambitious Nalanda International University, coming up in Rajgir in Bihar, an international jury has selected the architectural design of an Ahmedabad-based firm for the varsity. The design of Ahmedabad-based company Vastu Shilpa Consultants was selected by a jury that comprised top...
  • Angry Nalanda farmers pelt stones at Bihar CM 09-02-2008 12:37 AM

    London: Sri Lanka captain Tillakaratne Dilshan believes a one-day series win against England is within his side's grasp after a six-wicket victory at Lord's put the tourists 2-1 up with two to play. Dinesh Chandimal's unbeaten 105, the 21-year-old's second hundred in just six matches at this level, saw Sri...
  • Angry Nalanda farmers pelt stones at Bihar CM 09-02-2005 12:28 AM

    London: A new business venture and imparting batting tips to son Arjun right are two things that Sachin Tendulkar is currently focussing on before he starts concentrating on the upcoming England series. The iconic batsman has been regularly visiting the MCC cricket academy to coach his 11-year-old son, Arjun -...
  • Angry Nalanda farmers pelt stones at Bihar CM 09-02-2005 12:28 AM

    New Delhi: The Indian cricket team has been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during the second Test against the West Indies at Barbados which ended in a thrilling draw on Saturday. Chris Broad of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees imposed the fines after Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s...