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Malala Yousafzai Doesn't Need a Nobel Prize to Inspire Her Fellow Pakistanis

Pakistani student Malala Yousafzai poses for photographers before a panel discussion in New York City on Oct. 10, 2013, the same day she was awarded the European Parliament's prestigious Sakharov human rights prize. (Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)
Policy

Despite threats to her life, the courageous teenager still wants to return and do something good for Pakistan. Her countrymen, writes Mehmal Sarfraz, can take heart from her example.

What You Get When Young Leaders From India and Pakistan Sit Around the Same Table

Attendees of the India-Pakistan Regional Young Leaders Initiative forum in Islamabad last month.
Policy

At a recent Asia Society forum in Islamabad 11 rising stars shared personal stories and their visions for Indo-Pakistan relations, and their recommendations to turn those common dreams into reality in the not too distant future.

Photo of the Day: Arid Dunes in India

The red sand of the Thar Desert can be seen for miles in Rajasthan, India on September 20, 2013. (karneek vyas/Flickr)

The red sand of the Thar Desert can be seen for miles in Rajasthan, India on September 20, 2013. (karneek vyas/Flickr)

Photos of the Day: On His Birthday, Celebrating the Man of Peace Around the World

A girl walks past a painting of Mahatma Gandhi in an alleyway in New Delhi, India on March 17, 2013. (Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)
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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, the leader of India's independence movement, was born in Porbandar, India on on October 2, 1869. Here's a look at the many tributes to Gandhi on his birthday.

Photo of the Day: After the Festivities in India

Chowpatty Beach at low tide after the Ganpati Visarjan (immersion) festival in Mumbai. The festival celebrates Lord Ganesh as the deity of prosperity and remover of obstacles. On the tenth day, the idol of Lord Ganesh is transported with singing and dancing and immersed in the sea. (Bunty Chand)
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Chowpatty Beach at low tide after the Ganpati Visarjan (immersion) festival in Mumbai. The festival celebrates Lord Ganesh as the deity of prosperity and remover of obstacles. On the tenth day, the idol of Lord Ganesh is transported with singing and dancing and immersed in the sea. (Bunty Chand)

Photo of the Day: Hanging Out in New Delhi

A group children in the streets of New Delhi, India on September 8, 2013. (New Dehlices/Flickr)
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A group children in the streets of New Delhi, India on September 8, 2013. (New Dehlices/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Short Break in India

A man takes a quick nap before continuing on with his work day in New Delhi, India on September 1, 2013. (New Delhices/Flickr)
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A man takes a quick nap before continuing on with his work day in New Delhi, India on September 1, 2013. (New Delhices/Flickr)

Photos of the Day: Krishna's Birthday Gives 'Feeling Blue' Festive New Spin in India

Indian artist Suresh paints an idol of the Hindu Lord Krishna at a roadside stall on the outskirts of Amritsar on August 25, 2013. (Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images)
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Krishna Janmashtami, sometimes known merely as Janmashtami, is an annual commemoration of the birth of the Hindu deity Krishna. This year the festival takes place on August 28, 2013.

Photo of the Day: A Long Narrow Enchanted Lake Between India and Tibet

A view of Pangong Tso, Tibetan for
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A view of Pangong Tso, Tibetan for "long, narrow, enchanted lake," also referred to as Pangong Lake, which stretches from India to Tibet, on August 13, 2013. (shankii/Flickr)

Interview: Debut Novelist Weighs In With Towering Portrayal of 19th-Century India

Arts

Shamsur Rahman Faruqi's 984-page blockbuster, which he translated from his own Urdu original, is a definitive fictional recreation of 19th-century New Delhi.