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Shirish Sankhe cites several common denominators for successful urban policy from around the world. (2 min., 5 sec.)
In India, Urban Planning a 'Blind Spot'
McKinsey's Mumbai director Shirish Sankhe shares big numbers projected for India's urban growth. more
In New York on Oct. 13, 2010, historian Frank Dikötter recounts the most upsetting surprise he found in researching China's famine. (1 min., 35 sec.)
A Great Leap Forward - Into a Moral 'Grey Zone'
Frank Dikotter's new research uncovers the darkest consequences of Mao's most notorious experiment. more

Artist Talk with Hiroshi Sugimoto (Complete)

Video: Artist shares insights into recent 'Lightning Fields' series. more
Deborah and James Fallows describe a culture of physical peril that they encountered during their stay in China. (2 min., 56 sec.)
Dreaming in Chinese
At times, China's rapid urban development left Deborah Fallows wanting to shout out, “Xiaoxin! [Be careful!]” more
L to R: Authors Mae Ngai and Aziz Rana speak with Ken Chen at Asia Society New York on October 7, 2010.
Chinese in America: Exclusion and Integration
Scholars Mae Ngai and Aziz Rana on how the story of Chinese immigration is the story of many immigrant groups in America. more
UB's Vijay Mallya shares some of the secrets behind Kingfisher Airlines' remarkable growth in New York on Oct. 6, 2010. (2 min., 49 sec.)
Mallya: Indian Consumers Spending on 'Upgrades'
CEO Vijay Mallya discusses his company's success in appealing to young Indian consumers through branding. more
Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in New York City on September 22, 2010.
Luncheon with the Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina encouraged US investment in her country at a recent gathering at Asia Society's New York City headquarters. more
Highlights from Shonen Knife's concert at Asia Society New York on Sept. 25, 2010. (2 min., 35 sec.)(Photo: La Frances Hui/Asia Society)
Punk, Banana Chips, and Giant Mice: Shonen Knife!
Japan's legendary pop-punk trio rocked out at the Asia Society. more
Shri S.M. Krishna rebuts Pakistani accusations regarding Kashmir, and other points of tension, in New York on Sept. 28, 2010. (5 min., 16 sec.)
Indian Foreign Minister Slams Pakistan Over Kashmir Claims
Shri S. M. Krishna criticizes Pakistan over Kashmir dispute. more
Fatima Bhutto discusses her early childhood in exile on Sept. 24, 2010. (1 min., 30 sec.)
A Daughter Speaks Out: Fatima Bhutto on Pakistan
In a new memoir, Fatima Bhutto explores the tumultuous relationship between her family's history and Pakistan's. more