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This May 2, 2011 photo shows the FBI website announcing the death of Osama Bin Laden. Bin Laden was killed in an overnight raid by US forces on a heavily fortified compound north of Islamabad, US President Barack Obama announced in a late-night White House address. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Bin Laden's Death Will Prove 'Demoralizing' to Al Qaeda

But Asia Society Bernard Schwartz Fellow Hassan Abbas warns "the battle against violence and extremism is by no means over." more
A man takes pictures of the front page of a newspaper featuring a picture of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, in front of the White House in Washington, DC, on May 2, 2011. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Bin Laden's Death Shows Pakistan 'Engaged in Proxy War Against U.S.'

Asia Society Executive Vice President Jamie Metzl offers his initial thoughts on the killing of Osama bin Laden in a compound in Pakistan. more
Detail of cover art for Modern Poetry of Pakistan (Dalkey Archive, 2011).

Interview: Waqas Khwaja, The Translator as Ambassador

In Pakistan, explains Waqas Khwaja, being a poet has always entailed a special responsibility. more
Pakistani poet Faiz Ahmad Faiz (1911-1984), reciting at a mushaira near the end of his life.
Modern Poetry of Pakistan: An Introduction
Poet and translator Waqas Khwaja offers some context on a great cultural tradition for English-language readers. more
Ayesha Haroon

Ayesha Haroon on Pakistan's Education Gaps: 'It's Criminal'

Asia Society Associate Fellow Ayesha Haroon appeared on "The Platform," a joint Voice of America/Express 24/7 news program focusing on Pakistan. more
Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani (L) speaks with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of India during the 2011 ICC World Cup on March 30, 2011 in Mohali, India. (Raveendran-Pool/Getty Images)

India vs. Pakistan: 'Cricket Diplomacy at its Best'

Could a sporting event could jump-start a stalled peace process? more

Video: India vs. Pakistan Means 'Cricket Commotion'

India and Pakistan will battle it out in the cricket semifinals on Wednesday. See what people in Mumbai have to say about the historic match in this exclusive video. more
Ramachandra Guha at Asia Society New York on March 25, 2011.

Cricket World Cup: An Unlikely Vote for the Men in Green

Indian historian Ramachandra Guha explains why he's rooting for Pakistan in the World Cup. more