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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
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

Photo of the Day: Lanterns in Pakistan

Activists from the ruling Pakistan's Peoples Party air lanterns on the fourth anniversary of slain former Premier Benazir Bhutto's death in Islamabad on December 27, 2011. more
A Pakistani man browses the internet in a net cafe in Karachi on May 31, 2010. (Asif Hassan/AFP/Getty Images)

2011: The Year of Social Media in Pakistan

Social media has been the single most important platform for the silent Pakistani majority to share its rejection of terrorism, writes Ayesha Haroon. more
Highlights from biographer Deborah Baker's talk in Mumbai on Nov. 26, 2011. (10 min., 14 sec.)
A Convert's Tale of Exile and Extremism
Deborah Baker recounts how Margaret Marcus of Larchmont became Maryam Jameelah of Lahore, one of the most trenchant voices of Islam's argument with the West. more

Photo of the Day: He Loves Anna

A supporter of Indian activist Anna Hazare waves the national flag on the first day of Hazare's three-day fast at the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority recreation ground in Mumbai on December 27, 2011. more