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Young Afghan children carry cow dung, to be used as fuel, as they walk on the outskirts of Jalalabad. (Noorullah Shirzada/AFP/Getty Images)

How a Robust Media Has Transformed Afghanistan

Saad Mohseni describes how his country's spirited media scene has helped it recover from Taliban rule. more
In this video, the filmmaker David Holbrooke engages in a Q&A about his film "The Diplomat." (Alex Leung/Asia Society)

Richard Holbrooke's 'Generational and Stylistic Differences' With President Obama

The late diplomat's son, the documentarian David Holbrooke, discussed his father's difficult relationship with the president at the Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit in Hong Kong. more
Tom Nagorski (L) speaks with Asia 21 leaders Saad Mohseni and Faiysal AliKhan (R) at the Asia 21 Summit in Hong Kong. (Tahiat Mahboob/Asia Society)

Video: How 'Youth Bulges' Are Reshaping Pakistan and Afghanistan

Saad Mohseni and Faiysal AliKhan discuss how empowered young people bring much needed creativity and boldness to tackling big challenges. more
A view of a castle ruins in the mountains in Afghanistan on April 8, 2015. (Josh Zakary/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Crumbling Castle in Afghanistan

A view of a castle ruins in the mountains in Bamian, Afghanistan on April 8, 2015. (Josh Zakary/Flickr) more
K. Shobha (left) and K. Krishna stand beside a portrait of their daughter, Kasarla Rishitha Reddy, who was among those killed in the Beas River flood. (Tom Lasseter/Bloomberg)

Interview: Bloomberg's Tom Lasseter on the 'Immense Value' of In-Depth Reporting on Asia

Bloomberg News reporter and co-winner of the 2015 Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia reflects on reporting from Iraq, Russia, China, and India. more
An Afghan policeman keeps watch as clergy men attend a gathering at the Shahi Doshamshira mosque where an Afghan woman, 27, was beaten to death and her body set alight by a mob, in Kabul on March 26, 2015. (Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images)

Are Private Police Forces 'Contributing to Violence' in Iraq and Afghanistan?

Asia Society Senior Advisor Hassan Abbas asks hard questions about the world of privately run police forces in strife-torn locations. more
An man rides his horse cart along the street as snow falls in Kabul, Afghanistan on January 25, 2015. (Wakil Kohsar/AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the Day: Riding Through the First Snow of Winter in Afghanistan

An man rides his horse cart along the street as snow falls in Kabul, Afghanistan on January 25, 2015. (Wakil Kohsar/AFP/Getty Images) more