New tell-all book on Manmohan Singh by his former aide, Sanjaya Baru, has created a buzz at the height of elections.
A candidate is attacked twice, a stubborn politician almost cancels polls in her state and a tell-all book is released.
Intervention by foreign powers has so far done little or nothing to stop violence in the former French colony.
Aam Aadmi party seems to be living up to promise to be the formidable challenger of the powerful elite of India.
Fears of Kremlin's next ploy after Crimea annexation prompt risks of antagonising pro-Russian ethnic Armenians.
Afghanistan's presidential candidates position themselves for potentially challenging the preliminary results.
The first phase of the world's largest election gets underway in Assam, where change looks increasingly likely.
As violence, poverty and corruption seem to be on the rise, Iraqis find it hard to relate to campaigning politicians.
Deadly attack on foreign journalists deepens fears of violence during Saturday's presidential elections.