Congress is working to build an opposition front with other parties in preparation for the vote.
Premier says "it is time" for India to realise that solution to Kashmir dispute lies in dialogue.
Pakistan assails the fresh ‘killing spree’; Kashmiri leaders call for strike today.
The emergency response centre says 168 people were injured in the accident.
A roadside bomb in the Nangarhar province strikes a vehicle filled with civilians, killing 11, including six children.
Indian media reports Delhi not keen on buying aircraft already in service with Pakistan, has refused to give assurances.
About 60 people have died in the train accident so far.
Taliban say they carried out more than 300 attacks on the “fake election” across the war-torn country.
Envoy asks militants to try to come to power by contesting election, not by using force.
Independent Election Commission would announce a new date.
Hopes elections in Afghanistan will take place in peace; says Pakistan committed to peace in the region.
A crowd had gathered on railway tracks in Amritsar to watch a fireworks show marking the Dussehra festival.
Taliban claim responsibility for attack which killed anti-Taliban strongman and police chief, General Abdul Raziq.
Pakistan hopes for peaceful elections in Afghanistan, says Foreign Office statement.
Taliban claim responsibility, saying Gen Scott Miller — commander of US and Nato troops in Afghanistan — was the target.
Hindu hardliners declare 12-hour shutdown of local businesses, threaten drivers.
In an an open letter on Facebook, she requests Modi to intervene in the sexual misconduct cases being fought in India.
Akbar maintains the barrage of allegations against him are false, vows to 'seek justice in a court of law'.
Qureshi blames abduction on “common enemies unhappy with existing close, friendly relations between Pakistan and Iran”.
Abdul Jabar Qahraman's death takes the number of candidates killed so far during the campaign season to at least 10.
The move comes after India's supreme court last month lifted the ban barring women and girls of ages 10 to 50.