Most Commented Stories Tagged: South Asia

Conflict & Justice

Pakistani radio in Texas

Texas is home to one of the fastest growing Pakistani communities in the United States... And on two popular South Asian talk shows, the Pakistani-American hosts address the problem of Muslim extremism. Shomial Ahmad listened in.

Global Politics

New sanctions on Iran

The UN Security Council has voted once again to sanction Iran. Washington Post correspondent Colum Lynch tells anchor Marco Werman the sanctions tighten and expand restrictions on Iran, but Lynch says there are plenty of loopholes.

Global Politics

Iran's population plan

Environmental journalist Fred Pearce says women all over the world are consciously chosing to have fewer kids, including Iran. Now Iran has a plan to boost its population. Anchor Marco Werman has details.

Lifestyle & Belief

Sufi music in New York

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.