Parties divided over Election Commission`s move for transparency in funding

Political parties are divided over Election Commission`s move to bring in transparency and accountability in their funding with Congress opposing proposal and BJP failing to give its response.

Children put their demands before political parties

As the country heads for general elections in a few months, more than 300 children from 16 states came together Monday to urge political parties to consider their demands.

Pawar to hold `stock-taking` meeting on LS poll preparations

NCP president and Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has called a two-day meeting to review the political situation in the 22 constituencies where the party had fielded candidates in 2009.

NDA has every chance of coming to power: Vinod Khanna

Actor-turned-politician Vinod Khanna on Saturday said the BJP-led NDA had every chance to come to power in the next Lok Sabha elections.

Pakistan polls: 2 tribal women to contest for first time

Two women from Pakistan`s restive northwest have made history by becoming the first tribal women to file nomination papers for the May 11 parliamentary polls.