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Lollywood poster artist Sarfraz Iqbal in his Lahore studio in September 2014. (Saad Sarfraz Sheikh)

Interview: Lahore's Last 'Lollywood' Poster Artist Looks Back on a 50-Year-Career

Pakistan's national film industry may have gone into decline, but painter Sarfraz Iqbal is still a consummate, busy professional. more
His Excellency Jalil Abbas Jilani. (Jeff Fantich)

Ambassador Jilani Addresses Tensions in South Asia

His Excellency Jalil Abbas Jilani discusses political transitions and their impact on peace and stability. more
Husain Haqqani (L) Sudheendra Kulkarni (R) in Mumbai on August 5, 2014. (Asia Society India Centre)

New Leadership, New Relationship

Husain Haqqani and Sudheendra Kulkarni discussed new leadership in India and Pakistan. more
India through Kulwant Roy's Lens

India Through Kulwant Roy's Lens

Join scholars Indivar Kamtekar and Aditya Arya as they explore the historical significance of Roy’s work. As we approach Independence Day, travel back in time to view India through the lens of Kulwant Roy. more
Moomal Mehta (L) Farahnaz Ispahani (R) in Mumbai on August 6, 2014. (Asia Society India Centre)

Private Breakfast with Farahnaz Ispahani

Farahnaz Ispahani spoke about ethnic minorities in Pakistan and the challenges women face. more

Political Transitions in South Asia and the Prospect of Peace

Pakistan's Ambassador to the U.S. Jalil Abbas Jilani discusses challenges, opportunities facing current U.S.-Pakistan relations. more
Husain Haqqani (L) and Sudheendra Kulkarni (R).

New Leadership, New Relationship: A Way Forward With Pakistan

Join Husain Haqqani and Sudheendra Kulkarni in a discussion on the new leaderships in India and Pakistan and its implications on the future of South Asian diplomacy. more
"The Taliban Revival" (Yale University Press, 2014) by Asia Society Senior Advisor Hassan Abbas (R).

Book Excerpt: 'The Taliban Revival' by Hassan Abbas

A new book by Asia Society Senior Advisor Dr. Hassan Abbas charts how the Taliban re-emerged as a "formidable force, and one to be reckoned with." more
Khumariyaan's members, L to R: Farhan Bogra; Aamer Shafiq; Shiraz Khan; Sparlay Rawail. (Hasan Kamal Khan)

Khumariyaan (Pakistan)

This instrumental quartet specializes in transfixing, hyper-folk jams with deep Pashtoon roots. more
The Indus River near Kalabagh, Pakistan. (arsalank2/Flickr)

Interview: Journalist's 'Indus Republic' Tells a 'Ghost Story' About a Diminished River

"Water is increasingly becoming a battlefront within Pakistan," says Karachi-based Alizeh Kohari. "It seems we're always confronted with the prospect of a deluge or a desert here." more