Man does not live by GDP alone. An introduction to the Legatum Institute's latest Prosperity Index.
It's Hamid Karzai's country now, and not everything is black and white.
Why can't Pakistanis condemn the Taliban for shooting a 14-year-old girl?
NATO needs to negotiate with the Taliban NOW, before all the troops -- and our leverage -- are gone.
Some say the sanctions against Tehran are working. But wasn't the Iranian economy already a basket case?
Together, their GDP now nearly equals the United States. But are they really the future of the global economy?
Canada's defense minister talks about security in the Americas -- and Afghanistan.
What's behind the inside attacks on U.S. forces in Afghanistan? The 2014 timeline for withdrawal.
Why did the Pentagon award a $7 million Afghanistan security contract to this group of Native Americans in Oklahoma?
India has a problem with substandard drugs -- and American regulators are allowing them to be imported into the United States.
Three scary questions that keep Pakistanis up at night.
It's time to admit that Obama's Afghanistan strategy is a total failure.
Why isn't Burma's democracy icon speaking up for minorities -- and against her country's nationalistic, racist, xenophobic, and occasionally violent Buddhist majority?
The heavy-handed political cartoons that have India's government hot under the collar.
Why no one should be surprised that the emerging economic superpower is getting cut back down to size.
Pakistan's terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad idea to develop battlefield nukes.
AQ Khan, the father of Pakistan's atomic bomb and the worst nuclear proliferator in history, is launching a new political movement. His goal? No less than to become Pakistan's Nelson Mandela.
Notes from a general to his active-duty sons on the lessons of Afghanistan.
Snapshots from a time when the cinemas were packed and the booze flowed.