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M.F. Husain (1915-2011) in March 1999, seated in front of his 40-foot (13-meter) canvas VIOLENCE at Gallery 7 in Mumbai, India. (Sebastian D'Souza/AFP/Getty Images)

Asia Society Remembers Pre-Eminent Indian Painter M.F. Husain, 1915-2011

M.F. Husain's passing at 96 years of age signals the end of an era. more
Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari, detained by Iranian authorities for 118 days in 2009, at Asia Society New York on June 7, 2011. (Video below.)

Maziar Bahari: Iran's Rulers Possibly 'Genocidal, Not Suicidal'

The Iranian-Canadian journalist, jailed by Iran's rulers in 2009, offers a nuanced view of the controversial nuclear program. more

Himalayan Meltdown: New Climate Change Film to Screen at Asia Society

Co-produced by the UN Development Programme, Arrowhead Films and Discovery Channel Asia, Himalayan Meltdown examines how the shrinking Himalayan glaciers and rising sea levels are affecting people in China, India, Bangladesh, Nepal more
China's Li Na holds the Roland Garros French Open tennis championship trophy in front of the Eiffel Tower on June 4, 2011 in Paris a few hours after winning the French Open Women's final. Li Na made sporting history at the French Open today when she became the first player from China and from Asia to win a Grand Slam singles title. (Alexander Klein/AFP/Getty Images)

Interview: After Li Na's French Open Win, Will More Chinese Athletes 'Fly Alone'?

Beijing-based American writer Maggie Rauch discusses the importance of Li Na's French Open victory and what it might mean for the future of Chinese sports. more
Getting an earful: Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie puts on a headset to listen at the Asia-Pacific security forum in Singapore on June 4, 2011. (Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)

Sharp Elbows for China from a Neighbor

Anti-China protests in Vietnam may herald a greater threat to governments in Hanoi and Beijing than they realize. more
Peter Timmer

How Could G8 Promote Food Security? Stop Biofuels Subsidies

Peter Timmer, non-resident fellow at the Center for Global Development, discusses the need for greater investment to improve food security and secure sustainable sources for renewable energy. more