NALANDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY

  • Noble laureate Amartya Sen visits excavation site at Telhara's Buddhist monastery January 10, 2014

    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, 33kmwest of the famous...
  • Nitish meets Singapore Foreign Minister, discusses issues related to Nalanda Varsity July 30, 2013

    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 Singapore minister...
  • Nalanda University project takes major step forward May 17, 2013

    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 Ahmedabadbased firm for the varsity. The design of Ahmedabadbased company Vastu Shilpa Consultants was selected by a jury that comprised top...
  • Nalanda International University won't be stalled: Nitish Kumar July 20, 2012

    Patna: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Friday expressed confidence that work of Nalanda International University would not get stalled after constitution of Nalanda monitoring committee by the Centre and appointment of Nobel prize winner and economist Amartya Sen as the Chancellor of the university. With Prime Minister Manmohan Singh specially...
  • Angry Nalanda farmers pelt stones at Bihar CM February 9, 2008

    New Delhi: Mayawati is not the only Chief Minister facing protests. In Bihar, agitating farmers raised slogans and pelted lumps of mud at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday, protesting against inadequate compensation for their land which was acquired for the Nalanda International University project. The farmer pelted lumps of...
  • Angry Nalanda farmers pelt stones at Bihar CM February 9, 2005

    New Delhi: Mayawati is not the only Chief Minister facing protests. In Bihar, agitating farmers raised slogans and pelted lumps of mud at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday, protesting against inadequate compensation for their land which was acquired for the Nalanda International University project. Farmers pelted lumps of mud...
  • Angry Nalanda farmers pelt stones at Bihar CM February 9, 2005

    New Delhi: Mayawati is not the only Chief Minister facing protests. In Bihar, agitating farmers raised slogans and pelted lumps of mud at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday, protesting against inadequate compensation for their land which was acquired for the Nalanda International University project. Farmers pelted lumps of mud...