Number of Women MPs in Lok Sabha Since Independance.

The issue of women’s representation in elected bodies and Council of Ministers came to the forefront yet again last year around this time, with the formation of the new Government in Delhi. This story looks at the representation of Women in the Lok Sabha and how it has changed over the years. The issue of…

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Nine India-Nepal Agreements

India and Nepal held extensive talks on Saturday with a focus on repairing ties soured in the wake of a four-month -long agitation by the Indian-origin Madhesi community. India told Nepal that success of its new constitution will depend on resolution of contentious issues through “consensus and dialogue” in a time-bound manner. “India is for…

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