Pakistan's national language Urdu is in danger of disappearing. That's because more of the country's younger generation is using English phrases in their daily speak. The World's Aaron Schachter tells us more.
President Obama has appointed Richard Holbrooke, one of America's best-known diplomatic troubleshooters, as special representative to Afghanistan and Pakistan. The World's Jeb Sharp reports on the man and his mandate.
The Pakistani army continues its assault today on Taliban militants in the Swat Valley. Pakistan's prime minister vowed today to "eliminate the terrorists." But as The World's Katy Clark reports, many in Pakistan see the Taliban in a different light.
Anchor Lisa Mullins explains that President Obama isn't just making a speech tomorrow to the Muslim world. He's also sending out text messages about the speech -- in a host of languages, including English, Arabic, Urdu, and Persian.
The Pakistani military and police were on guard after a suicide bomber killed seven people near a major air force complex in northwest Pakistan on Friday, while an explosion killed 17 on a bus heading to wedding elsewhere in the region.