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The Unquiet American: Richard Holbrooke (Complete)

The late Asia Society Chairman and veteran U.S. diplomat's career is assessed by his ex-wife, journalists and a historian. more
Then-Pakistani Information Minister Sherry Rehman briefs media representatives in Islamabad in 2008. Rehman was named Pakistan's Ambassador to the U.S. on Nov. 23, 2011. (Farooq Naeem/AFP/Getty Images)

Challenges for Pakistan's New Ambassador to the US

Asia Society's Hassan Abbas and Suzanne DiMaggio comment on Pakistan's new ambassador to the United States. more
A Pakistani mobile seller shows phones to a customer at a Lahore electronics market in 2010. As of late 2011, Pakistan is estimated to have 100 million cell phone users. (Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images)

Mind Your Text Messages, Say Pakistani Officials

Pakistani officials cite concerns for the country's young people in announcing a ban on obscene text messages. more

Photo of the Day: Lulusar Lake, Pakistan

A view of Lulusar Lake, the source of the Kunhar River which lies along the Naran-Babusar-Chilas Highway, in Mansehra District, Pakistan, taken in October 2009. more
Pakistani and foreign religious students taking an exam at the Jamia Binoria madrasa in Karachi in 2009. (Rizwan Tabassum/AFP/Getty Images)

Interview: Ayesha Haroon on Pakistan Education and Religious Intolerance

Ayesha Haroon:Those who make and implement policies do not send their children to public education system. more
An Indian paramilitary trooper stands guard in front of a wall bearing the grafitti 'Gaza Strip' during an undeclared curfew in Srinagar on May 21, 2011. Authorities in restive Indian Kashmir placed separatist leaders under house arrest to thwart a rally marking the anniversaries of the killing of two of the independence movement's key figures. (Rouf Bhat/AFP/Getty Images)

Mishra: Kashmir "Doomed to a Very Long Silence"

Authors Arundhati Roy and Pankaj Mishra appeared at Asia Society in New York on November 11, 2011, to discuss their new book "Kashmir: The Case for Freedom." more
Asma Jahangir, recipient of the UNA-USA Human Rights Award, in New York City on Nov. 9, 2011. (Joseph Catapano/UNA-USA)

Pakistani Activist Honored With Human Rights Award

Prominent human rights activist and former UN rapporteur Asma Jahangir given United Nations Association of USA (UNA-USA) Leo Nevas Human Rights Task Force award. more
Journalist Beena Sarwar. (Maha Sarwar Shahid)

Interview: Beena Sarwar on Journalism and Safety in Pakistan

What is it like for a veteran reporter to work in the deadliest country in the world for journalists? more
Former Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt (L), Mohammad Asif (C), and Mohammad Aamer (R) have been found guilty of match-fixing. (Carl Court /AFP/Getty Images)

The Cricket Verdicts: Pakistan, and the World, React

In new media (Twitter) and old (TV news), public reaction to the match-fixing scandal. more
Pakistani students wave national flags at the mausoleum of the founder of Pakistan Muhammad Ali Jinnah in Karachi on August 14, 2011, to mark the 64th Independence Day of Pakistan. (Rizwan Tabassum/AFP/Getty Images)

Podcast: Another Pakistan, the Two-Hour Version

Nearly a month of strong conversation in Pakistan this past summer, distilled to two radio hours. Click to listen. more