Latest Stories Tagged: South Asia

Politics

New U.S. course for Afghanistan

Afghanistan is a nation struggling with violence, corruption, tribal rivalries, and an economy built on the drug trade. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Rory Stewart about the challenges in Afghanistan.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For our Geo Quiz today we wanted the name of a massive stone and concrete arch that dominates the harbor in Mumbai, India. The answer is The Gateway of India. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with travel writer Devanshi Modi, who says Mumbai landmarks affected by the terrorist attacks two months ago are once again open for business... and tourists.

Politics

The state of U.S.-Pakistan relations

Host Lisa Mullins speaks with Pakistani author and journalist Ahmed Rashid about relations between the U.S. and Pakistan. They also discuss the importance of Pakistan's move to close a major supply route into Afghanistan as part of its offensive against militants in the region.