Pakistan sent famous Sufi musicians to the United States. The idea is to portray the 'true face of Sufi Islam' to an audience that often sees Pakistan as a haven for terrorists. Madiha Tahir has today's Global Hit.
Richard Holbrooke was the Obama administration's pointman for the civilian side of the Afghanistan war. He died suddenly in December 2010, leaving some successes that are sometimes overlooked, and they have to do with Pakistan.
People in India are paying close attention to a trial in Chicago this week. Businessman Tahawwur Rana is charged with involvement in plotting the deadly attacks in Mumbai in 2008. Suhasini Haider anchor and senior editor for CNN-IBN in New Delhi, reports.
Last month, a 14-year-old girl was accused of blasphemy after she was found carrying burned pages from an Islamic children's textbook. Now, it turns out the cleric making the accusation may have done the deed himself.