BJP holds counter rally of intellectuals in Kolkata

Keeping the heat on the Trinamool Congress, the BJP on Tuesday organised a rally of intellectuals in the city to counter a similar show organised by TMC last week.

Cong to deepen connect with intellectuals, professionals: Vyas

In a bid to deepen the connect with intellectuals and professionals, Union Minister Kapil Sibal will hold an interaction here on Wednesday as part of Congress` exercise ahead of the Lok Sabha polls.

Mamata criticises Maoists, cautions intellectuals

On her first visit to this former Naxal hotbed as CM, Mamata Banerjee decried the Maoists` cult of violence but did not offer talks with them.

Assam: Intellectuals, civil society supports Anna

Several civil society members and prominent intellectuals of Assam joined to voice support for Anna Hazare while the AGP announced to stage a dharna programme and march to Raj Bhavan on August 29 in support of a strong Lokpal.

Intellectuals, artists support Hazare; raise questions too!

A small band of writers, painters and intellectuals has been throwing their might with social activist Anna Hazare`s fight against corruption - to lend the campaign more teeth and visibility and also question its shortcomings.

Intellectuals appeal for peace after poll results in WB

A group of intellectuals on Wednesday
appealed to all political parties to maintain peace following
declaration of assembly election results in West Bengal on

Intellectuals oppose banning controversial book on Gandhi

Intellectuals and Gandhi kin
have come out in the open against the clamour for taking out
of shelves a controversial book on Mahatma Gandhi, saying
banning is not a "democratic response".

Politicians and intellectuals discuss Telangana question

Is there an economic case for
a separate Telangana state and should the Centre set up a
states reorganising commission to solve the vexed issue in
Andhra Pradesh and similar demands in other parts of the

Intellectuals join anti-Berlusconi rally

The rally called Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi to leave office.

Intellectuals speak up for M F Husain

The pitch in support of M.F. Husain`s return to India, rose a notch.

Kishenji wants intellectuals to mediate in talks

Top Maoist leader Koteswar Rao alias
Kishenji on Sunday said he wants intellectuals to mediate between
the government and the Maoists, amid reports that
writer-activist Arundhati Roy could be one among them.

Intellectuals` group ask Govt to respond to Maoist offer

A group of intellectuals on Tuesday
appealed to the government to respond to the CPI-Maoist`s
truce offer immediately in the interests of common people.

Encouraged by backing from intellectuals in China: Dalai

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama says China remains "very hardened" towards him and fellow Tibetans though he is encouraged by the growing support for the Tibetan cause among Chinese intellectuals.