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Bangladesh's central bank fired Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus on Wednesday, Mar. 2, 2011.

Battle of the Banks: Bangladesh's Central Bank Fires Microfinance Pioneer Muhammad Yunus

Is politics or principle behind the ouster of Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus? more
Arthur Ross Director of the Center on US-China Relations Orville Schell explains how China's government is dealing with dissent on Feb. 28, 2011 (interview, below).

China, Eyeing Mideast Revolts, Halts Even Minor Protests

How far will the Chinese government go to prevent protests and how willing are the Chinese people to pursue them? more
Pakistani police escort arrested US national Raymond Davis (C) to a court in Lahore on Jan. 28, 2011. On Feb. 17 a Pakistan court adjourned until Mar. 14, without ruling whether the CIA employee accused by police of murdering two men qualifies for diplomatic immunity. (Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images)

Raymond Davis: A 'Disaster' for US-Pakistan Relations

The case of the CIA employee charged with murder marks a new low between the uneasy allies, writes Hassan Abbas. more
Amar Chitra Katha's adaptation of the Bhagavad Gita is one of its perennial best-sellers.

Indians Worldwide Fondly Remember 'Uncle Pai'

Comics giant Anant Pai (1924-2011) introduced generations of Indians to their own mythology and history. more
Military personnel re-enact the scene of the 1986 People Power revolution where civilians showed their support to military personnel who revolted against the Philippine dictator Marcos during the 25th anniversary of the People Power revolution in Manila on February 25, 2011. (Ted Aljibe/AFP/Getty Images)

Democracy is More Than Just Deposing a Dictator

The overthrow of a tyrant is probably only the beginning of a series of upheavals and crises more
Offside (2006), directed by Jafar Panahi, screening at Asia Society New York on Feb. 26, 2011. (Sony Pictures Classics)

Asia Society Salutes Jafar Panahi, Silenced Iranian Auteur

Iran's Jafar Panahi is honored with a retrospective at Asia Society New York. more

'Failed Policies' to Blame for Food Shortages, Expert Argues in WSJ

Asia Society Food Security Task Force adviser reiterates his call for more investment in agriculture. more