Citizen initiatives stand in sharp contrast to the collective indifference of the political class to climate events in Kerala.
Blast at election rally in Afghanistan's Takhar province kills 22, President Ashraf Ghani condemns attack
Two security personnel were among those killed in the blast in Afghanistan, according to the provincial police.
BJP demolishes Opposition's 'fear-mongering' campaign, no big communal riots in India under Narendra Modi, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi exuded confidence that 30-35 percent minorities, including Muslims, will vote for the BJP in 2019.
Afghanistan will hold its delayed parliamentary elections on 7 July, 2018, the top polling official said on Thursday, nearly three years late after deadlines to choose a new assembly were repeatedly missed.
The shrillness with which the 16 political parties are alleging EVM tampering essentially suggests that they have not reconciled to the defeat in recent rounds of Assembly and local bodies elections.
Five Indian-origin people, including two women, are among the 200 candidates contesting for next month's general elections in Australia.
Egypt will hold a long-awaited parliamentary election in two phases starting on 22-23 March, the election commission said on Thursday.
Heavy shelling erupted on Monday near the separatist held town of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, ending a calm period during weekend parliamentary elections.
In Libya, elections were called last month as a way to strengthen central state authority after renegade army general Khalifa Haftar opened a campaign against Islamists in the east.
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today said the Lok Sabha poll outcome was a "setback" to the party at both national and state levels.
Delhi, one of the most watched states this parliamentary election, is going to the polls today. Live updates from the ground.
The Delhi Election Commission had set a target of surpassing the 66 percent polling figure in the Lok Sabha polls.
Union Minister Kapil Sibal and Delhi BJP chief Harsh Vardhan, who are pitted against each other from the Chandni Chowk seat, were among the first to cast their ballot.
Jaya’s early move will be further strengthened by a lack of any anti-incumbency sentiment, the popularity of a string of successful social welfare measures and large-scale infrastructure and industrial investment.
In an exclusive interview with Firstpost, one of the seniormost members of the Aam Aadmi Party and its chief ideologue Yogendra Yadav talks about the anticipated challenges of governance in Delhi and the party's economic and social policies.