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Asia Society Asia 21 Fellow Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy (L) and Daniel Junge, directors of the Oscar-winning documentary short 'Saving Face' at Asia Society New York on March 5, 2012. (Suzanna Finley)

Photos/Video: Oscar Winners Speak at Asia Society in New York

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and Daniel Junge won Academy Awards for their 2011 documentary short 'Saving Face,' which addresses the sensitive topic of acid attacks against women in Pakistan. more

Q&A with Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and Daniel Junge

Filmmakers Daniel Junge and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy take questions after a screening of their Academy Award-winning documentary "Saving Face." more

Interview: Elizabeth Herman on Bangladesh's Female Freedom Fighters [Photos]

An American photographer talks about her project documenting the role of women during the 1971 Liberation War. more
(Flickr/Brent Finnegan)

Gallup: Americans Like China Less Now Than They Did a Year Ago

Several Asian nations held up the rear of a Gallup poll released yesterday measuring Americans' favorability toward foreign countries. more
A Pakistani man reads a newspaper with the front page displaying news of the death of Osama bin Laden at a stall in Lahore on May 3, 2011. (Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images)

Excerpt: Ahmed Rashid's 'Pakistan on the Brink'

Leading Pakstani journalist Ahmed Rashid lays out America’s options with Pakistan and Afghanistan in the post-Bin Laden years. more
Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy (C) filming 'Saving Face' in the south of Punjab, Pakistan. (Sharmeen Obaid Films)

Interview: Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, the First Pakistani Oscar Nominee

Asia Society Asia 21 Fellow says winning an Academy Award allows "people to see a different side of Pakistan, even if it is just for one night." more

Photos (and Video): The Quotidian Beauty of Pakistan

Photographer Nushmia Khan captures daily scenes on the streets of Pakistan. more
A screenshot from the controversial talk show 'Subah Saveray Maya Kay Saath' (Early Morning with Maya).

Video/Tweets: Pakistani TV Host Faces Criticism for Chasing Couples in Park

A morning show host in Pakistan elicits a strong backlash against her "vigilante journalism." more
Pakistani security personnel stand guard outside the Supreme Court building during a hearing in Islamabad on Jan. 19, 2012. (Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images)

Experts Weigh in on Memogate and the Possibility of a Coup in Pakistan

Asia Society Senior Advisor Hassan Abbas and other experts analyze the fallout from the Memogate scandal in Pakistan. more