Narendra Modi of the BJP is leading the India polls but many say he is biased against minority Muslims.
Controversial proposal to regulate and restrict inter-faith and inter-ethnic unions under consideration in parliament.
The Gandhis are on the charm offensive big time, as Priyanka Gandhi begins campaigning in family pocket borough.
Award-winning documentary "Jalanan" follows the lives of three street buskers in the Indonesian capital.
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.
Elections seem to have further divided the communities in Muzaffarnagar which witnessed Hindu-Muslim riots last year.
Aam Aadmi party seems to be living up to promise to be the formidable challenger of the powerful elite of India.
The first phase of the world's largest election gets underway in Assam, where change looks increasingly likely.
Afghanistan's presidential candidates position themselves for potentially challenging the preliminary results.
Narendra Modi, the frontrunner in India's elections, has been drawing huge crowds as country prepares to vote.