In this interview, the Turkish-American journalist also tells Asia Blog what disturbs her about the Trump administration.
Dressed in a bright pink sari and armed with a bamboo stick, 55-year old Sampat Pal has become the unlikely leader of a grassroots movement for women's rights in India.
China's economic agreements and aggressive marketing of itself should not be seen as a threat to America, writes a former U.S. State Department official, but a challenge.
Pervez Musharraf refuses to fade into history — but for all the wrong reasons, writes Hassan Abbas.
"That is one of the most alluring things about noodles," says chef and author Jen Lin-Liu, "how varied they are."
I was clueless why my mother, from her home in Karachi via Skype, suddenly started calling my two-year-old son “Engin.” His name is Elias. She revealed that this was a tribute to her current favorite actor, Engin Akyurek of Turkey.