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Yu Miao of China stops the ball from reaching the boundary during the women's group pool

Photo of the Day: In Guangzhou, Diving to Save the Game

A cricket match against China at the Guanggong cricket stadium in Guangzhou at the 16th Asian Games on November 15, 2010. more
Indian and Pakistan border guards display strengths at Wagah border's flag-lowering ceremony. (suz kosh/Flickr)

Goodbye Indo-Pakistan Border Ceremony

The ceremony at Wagah, the only road border crossing between the two countries, is an adaptation of a simple military exercise that has become a spectacle over the last 60-plus years since independence was gained from the British. more
An illegal street performer coaxes a goat to perform for children in the Sadiq Abad neighbourhood, Rawalpindi, Punjab province Pakistan on November 1, 2010.

Photo of the Day: Monkey Business in Pakistan

An illegal street performer coaxes a goat to perform for children in the Sadiq Abad neighbourhood, Rawalpindi, Punjab province Pakistan on November 1, 2010. more
In this screen grab from YouTube, Indian politician Sadhu Yadav speaks at a press conference in Bihar.

The Curious Cases of South Asian Politicians

Election candidates in India appear to be growing younger and older at considerable speed if their personal details are to be believed, reports the BBC. more

Photo of the Day: Halloween in Islamabad

A Pakistani girl wearing a Halloween costume holds a ten-rupee note in Islamabad on October 29, 2010. more
In Houston on Oct. 19, 2010, Pervez Musharraf outlines the post-1989 Western policy failures that he says helped spawn Al Qaeda and the Taliban. (2 min., 57 sec.)

Musharraf Outlines Election Strategy

Musharraf addressed U.S. responsibility for Pakistan's instability, the threat of terrorism, and his plans to remedy the situation. more
Your friend Pervez (facebook.com)

Friends with Pervez?

His return to power is far from assured, but one thing the former president may have going for him are his friends...on Facebook. more
Christina Lamb told stories and lessons from her life as a female war correspondent.
Christina Lamb Recounts Death-Defying Encounters as War Correspondent
The U.S. editor of London's Sunday Times spoke at a gathering at Asia Society Washington Center. more
A Pakistani paramilitary soldier stands guard in front of burning NATO supplies oil tankers following a gunmen attack in Quetta on October 6, 2010. (Banaras Khan/AFP/Getty Images)

A Dangerous Disconnect in US-Pakistan Relations

Suspicion and mistrust on both sides. more