by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 9, 2014 Updated: November 11, 2014
while Boko Haram, ISIS, and the Taliban have all waged a bloody reign of terror in seeking to achieve these goals, it’s the crimes they commit against schoolgirls – archetypes of innocence and vulnerability – that earn them the most disdain.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 10, 2014 Updated: October 13, 2014
"And the father of Malala and Malala have done nothing at all. Her father is a good salesman, that’s it. And the daughter has also become a salesgirl. And they are dancing on the tunes of West."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
With up to two million people sleeping in sprawling temporary tent cities, loading into crammed buses, and praying shoulder to shoulder, public health officials worry about the transmission of deadly diseases.
by Zack Ford Posted on September 26, 2014
The United Nations Human Rights Commission passed a resolution seeking to protect LGBT people from violence, but not everybody supported it.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 8, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
Many have called the floods the worst to hit the region in over half a century.
by Hayes Brown Posted on September 2, 2014
With the police and government on one side, a cricket star and cleric on the other, and the Army set to win either way, it's not looking good in Pakistan.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 4, 2014 Updated: July 4, 2014
This July 4th, take a look at how some other countries made their way to independence and how they celebrate today.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 21, 2014
There are now more displaced people worldwide than any time since World War II. Three developments in the past week help explain the dramatic surge in refugees.
by Will Freeman Posted on May 30, 2014
Pakistan's highest religious and political authorities are taking action against so-called "honor killings" after the murder of a 25-year old pregnant woman.
by Hayes Brown Posted on May 29, 2014
There's been no new drone strikes against targets in Pakistan since Christmas, the longest gap in attacks in years.