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The unlikely collaborators dream of unity between two nations with a tumultuous history––and reveal startling secrets from the deep state. more

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Licensing arrangements in India have raked in at least $1.6 million for Trump’s company and perhaps as much as $11 million in royalties since 2014. more

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Her work has been banned in her home country Pakistan, which she’s described as “a land of virgins,” and she’s even received death threats. more

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A journalist and blogger who helped launch Al Jazeera America, Ali has a lot to say about the sources of creativity. more

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A recent move by the Pakistani government to curtail U.S. drone attacks highlights their problematic nature. more

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It was a cold winter evening in December 2009 when I reached Ziauddin, the father of Malala Yousafzai. I called him because I was doing a story about internally displaced children of Swat, a region of Pakistan that had recently witnessed in... more

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The Pakistani government's official inquiry into the killing of Osama bin Laden makes for interesting reading. Leaked to Al Jazeera, it sheds some unflattering light on Pakistan's involvement with extremists.The beginning of the report, with its ... more

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The very place connected with Osama bin Laden's death offers us an alternative to his violent, nihilistic version of Islam. more

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A recent sporting event had two countries playing cricket with each other, a game that is incomprehensibly boring for most Americans. So why should anyone care? more

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Ahmad has been called the "Bono of South Asia" and has been compared to Bob Marley and John Lennon for his social conscience. more

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If global warming is the culprit, we’ll need to send more than helicopters and international aid teams to Pakistan. We’ll need nothing less that “a sweeping ecological transformation of society.” more

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Shahzad is a disgrace to Pakistani-Americans, including a number of my friends. They now have to walk around under a pall of suspicion. more

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It was a good week for democracy. The fundamentalists were defeated, the general was humiliated, and the will of the people was clearly expressed. Even the imprisoned justices and lawyers may be soon released. As a Pakistani friend of mine ... more

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Washington has to make a genuine attempt to help the country’s citizens, only about 10 percent of whom vote fundamentalist. more

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The Bush Administration deserves its Pakistan policy to be in a mess, but the Pakistani people don’t merit this fate. more

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