A new survey shows widespread support for a controversial Indian candidate.
Pakistan's efforts to talk with the Taliban are threatening to undermine the country's recent democratic gains.
The U.S. won't scuttle Pakistan's peace talks with the Taliban -- so long as no one tries to make peace.
Fleshy oysters and severed phalluses: The best sexual stimulants from around the world.
The United States is finally cracking open the door to India's probable next leader. But it’s now on his terms.
A nearly eradicated disease has cropped up everywhere from Jerusalem to Kabul. You can thank Pakistani terrorists for that.
We're fighting al Qaeda like a terrorist group. They're fighting us as an army.
How the Obama administration turned its back on counternarcotics, and why the Taliban is laughing all the way to the bank.
How the technocrat economist Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left India's economy in tatters.
And why was he taking "ethical hacking" classes there?
The year ahead will tell us a lot about the state of democracy around the world. But voting is just one part of the story.
On the eve of a fundamentally flawed election, Bangladesh teeters on the edge of the precipice.
Why the market for the global poor isn’t as big as you might think.
Why isn't anyone focusing on the domestic help in the Indian diplomatic scandal?
India -- the promised land of journalism -- is reeling from scandal, corruption, and sleaze.
How the United States is strengthening defense ties with India.
The end of Nepal's bloody civil war was supposed to bring freedom to the downtrodden. But democracy actually makes some things more complicated.
The real program to sabotage Iran's nuclear facilities was far more sophisticated than anyone realized.
Why Obama has to lean in to the nuclear negotiations with Iran.
It’s time for the world’s largest democracy to start promoting human rights.
Why the killing of the Pakistani Taliban's No. 1 might cause a lot more pain for Pakistan than the CIA counted on.
Yes, terrorism is a problem. But Pakistan is making remarkable headway in its transition to democracy.
How reformers made the Bangladeshi civil service more responsive to people's needs.
As the U.S. retrograde hits its peak, what will America really leave behind in Afghanistan?
What Iraq's implosion can teach us about Afghanistan's future.
The British Commonwealth is stirring up unaccustomed controversy -- and that's a good thing.