Thirteen years after Wisconsin’s 829th Engineer Co. deployed to build Afghanistan’s war infrastructure, they’re back to tear it apart and take it home.
How social media went wild over a fraud's nasty comments, and why America's pretty cool about it.
Empowering Muslim women is the key to degrading and ultimately destroying medieval and reactionary fanaticism.
Afghanistan's president of 13 years exits the stage, and leaves behind him a slew of missed opportunities.
Why the U.S.-Indian partnership is at the heart of America's future in Asia.
The iconoclastic anthropologist is taking over Afghanistan’s presidency with high hopes and big ideas.
Watching the Indian prime minister's Madison Square Garden speech to a fawning diaspora.
The long, tricky frenemyship of Asia’s two biggest powers.
When it comes to fighting terror, America’s leaders have offered nothing but wildly unrealistic strategies destined to fail. And Obama's plan to defeat the Islamic State is no different.
The world's largest Muslim country is a vast recruiting ground for radical jihadists. But the government has done a surprisingly good job of containing the Caliphate -- so far.
I was one of Ashraf Ghani’s chief campaign strategists, and no, we did not steal the Afghan election. We won it fair and square -- with Facebook, road rallies, and people power.
Islamabad can't fix its many problems until the government, the opposition, and the military learn to respect the rule of law.
Could Modi, Islamabad, and the U.S. troop drawdown in Afghanistan make the disputed territory the world's next terrorist hotspot?
Imran Khan's populist protest movement is on the verge of taking down Pakistan's dull, dysfunctional government. How did such a lightweight get so far?
A single family has dominated Indian politics since independence. One man’s incompetence is about to bring it all to an end.
In India's largest state, a misogynistic family-run political dynasty wants to pretend a rape epidemic doesn't exist.
The new unity government has many challenges before it, but also the opportunity to build self-sufficient governance and economic growth.
The aftermath of the MH17 shoot-down; violence in Gaza continues; and Hindus celebrate in India.
Technology is connecting people all over the world, giving them new power and a stronger voice. But is it making government any better?
India prides itself on its respect for democratic values. So why are civil society groups under attack?
Inside the high-tech command center where one of Afghanistan’s most popular cops is trying to keep the city safe from the Taliban.
The company spent a year preparing to enter the former pariah state. Will it be a trailblazer or a cautionary tale?
Dozens of Americans are spending this July 4 as hostages in far-off lands. Washington should do more to get them back.
Rising sea levels will displace millions of people over the next century. In Bangladesh, the mass migration has already begun.