Understanding Pakistan

Probing the complexities of Pakistan on a granular level and what U.S. Military strategists face in the region.

Violence in Pakistan

For more on the recent violence in Pakistan, we turn to Rob Watson, defense correspondent for the BBC World Service, who is following the story.

Update on the attacks in Pakistan

Yesterday's strike in Lahore, Pakistan demonstrated once again the militants' ability to reach deep into the Pakistani heartland. Urmila Venugopalan, Asia Editor at Jane's Information Group, joins us with an analysis.

Arts, Culture & Media

Global hit

The World's Aaron Schachter recently met Pakistani singer Arieb Azhar. Azhar is not your typical Sufi singer. This vodka-drinking, bandana-wearing singer is breaking down barriers in Pakistan.

Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit: The Kominas

The World's Marco Werman introduces us to the music of The Kominas. The group's two members are from Boston, the children of Pakistani immigrants. Their new album is called, "Wild Nights in Guantanamo Bay."