Cases of desertion of wives by NRIs increasing: Rekha SharmaChairman NCW

The growing incidence of NRIs deserting their wives in India has raised the possibility of more stringent laws. An inter-ministerial panel recently recommended compulsory registration of NRI marriages within a week of wedding and an update of passports.

If all Political parties agree Simultaneous polls can be done: Chief Election Commissioner Rawat

The Chief Election Commissioner on proxy voting for NRIs, the fake news challenge, electoral bonds, and why EVMs are the best option

Mahesh Kumar Malani the first non-Muslim to win general seat in Pakistan’s National Assembly

55-year old Mahesh Kumar Malani from the Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) has become the first non-Muslim to win a general seat in Pakistan’s National Assembly.

Political parties have lost ability to introspect and self-criticise: Gopal Krishan Gandhi

Describing himself as an apolitical candidate, Gopal Krishna Gandhi, the vice-presidential nominee of the Opposition, has called upon MPs across party lines to vote for him without fear or favour with no whip over their decision. 

Interview - `there is no way Facebook can monitor every fake news or video shared' Campbell Brown, Facebook's New York-based head

Fake news on digital media has become a potent means of manipulating political discourse around the world. of news partnerships, spoke to Nalin Mehta on how the world's largest social network is responding to the propagation of fake news through its platform in India and worldwide:

BJP for holistic development of J&K as tourism hub

The BJP manifesto will emphasis on the holistic development of Jammu and Kashmir, making it a tourism hub state. Even Ladakh and Jammu region will be developed as international tourist regions to generate business and jobs for the youth.
This broad vision of the BJP was shared by Avinash Khanna, Member Parliament and BJP in-chare of Jammu and Kashmir,

Paswan asks separatists to join electoral battle in J&K

Suggesting separatists to shun violence and participate in elections, Union Food minister Ram Bilas Paswan said that instead of giving boycott calls, separatist leaders should prove their representative character in a democratic way.

Interview with Beena Sarwar, a senior journalist from Pakistan and works for India-Pakistan peace

Beena Sarwar is a Pakistani journalist and documentary filmmaker. As an Indian and Pakistani together win 2014’s Nobel peace prize, Sarwar spoke with Aniahita Mukherji about the joint award, tension at the LoC – and how Pakistan has a million Malalas:

Gulam Nabi Azad: Congress for on date polls in J&K

Stressing that polls must be held in Jammu and Kashmir on due date, former chief minister and Rajya Sabha member Ghulam Nabi Azad Friday stated that the coalition in Jammu and Kashmir would complete its full term in office.