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Philippines President Benigno Aquino III at Asia Society New York on Sept. 20, 2011. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
A Discussion on the Domestic and Foreign Policies of the Philippines
Complete text of the speech by Philippines President Benigno Aquino III at Asia Society in New York on September 20, 2011. more
Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, speaks at the Asia Society in New York on September 20, 2011. (Elsa Ruiz)
Bangladesh's Economic Progress and Potential
Full Text of speech by Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Delivered September 20, 2011 at Asia Society in New York. more
Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in New York on Sept. 20, 2011. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
Bangladesh on the Rise
Citing impressive economic advances, Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina hopes to position her country as a hub linking South Asia, Southeast Asia, and China. more
Jigmi Y. Thinley, Prime Minister of Bhutan, speaks at the Asia Society in New York on September 19, 2011. (Elsa Ruiz)
Bhutan's Role in Promoting Regional Peace and Prosperity in South Asia
Full Text of speech by Jigmi Y. Thinley, Prime Minister of Bhutan on September 19, 2011 at Asia Society in New York. more
Lyonchhen Jigme Y. Thinley, Prime Minister of Bhutan, speaking at Asia Society New York on Sept. 19, 2011. (Elsa Ruiz)
Bhutan's Prime Minister: South Asia at 'Critical Threshold'
Lyonchhen Jigme Y. Thinley argues region must break free of "cultivated fears." more
President of Mongolia Tsakhia Elbegdorj talks at the Asia Society in New York on September 19, 2011. (Suzanna Finley)
Mongolia's President Says Human Rights 'Universal'
Tsakhia Elbegdorj told an Asia Society audience that strong democratic values were not incompatible with Asian ways, economic development or its relations with neighboring giants, Russia and China. more
Dr. Rajiv Shah (L) and Ambassador Cameron Munter (R) speak with moderator Hassan Abbas. (Suzanna Finley)
After Challenging Year, US and Pakistan Look Forward
American Ambassador, top aid official agree continued economic development is key to improving ties between U.S. and Pakistan. more

Rethinking Innovation (Complete)

Experts look at how so-called "disruptive" or "frugal" innovations coming from India and China are driving global markets. more
A young girl walks passed a fishing boat on Marina Beach in Chennai, India, on on March 20, 2010. Stretching for approximately 12 km, Marina Beach is listed as one of the longest beaches in the world. (Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
Patrick French - India: A Portrait
From Ladakh in the north to Tamil Nadu in the south, a travel writer encounters India's extraordinary breadth and diversity. more
Novelist Tahmima Anam decries what she sees as a "culture of censorship" in South Asia. (2 min., 2 sec.)
Tahmima Anam, Samina Quraeshi and 'Quiet Heroes'
A Bangladeshi novelist looks back on her country's traumatic birth, 40 years later. more