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Monica Lewinsky Dares To Correct Beyoncé: Actually He 'Clinton'd All On My Gown'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics

Monica Lewinsky is looking to teach Beyoncé a lesson. Lewinsky is aiming to set a few things straight in an essay for Vanity Fair in which she bre...

Lena Dunham And The Ladies Of 'SNL' Ham It Up Backstage

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 03.12.2014 | Comedy

After watching Lena Dunham take the reins on 'SNL', it was easy to see that she fit right in with the cast. In this just released web exclusive, we ge...

A Tribute to My Hero

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 02.11.2014 | World
Tarun Sakhrani

My real hero lived in my hometown, in India; my hero was closer to me, closer to my life and more real than reel.

A Country Called Canada

T. Sher Singh | Posted 08.31.2013 | Religion
T. Sher Singh

Having been refugees once already, my parents dreaded the possibilities and began to scratch their heads, wondering if it was time to head north to the part of the Punjabi hinterland which was still left in India... They chose Canada.

The Problem With Partition: Human Rights Provides an Alternative to Israel and the Palestinians

William K. Barth | Posted 07.22.2013 | World
William K. Barth

Since Israelis and Palestinians live interspersed they are already compelled to cooperate on areas of mutual responsibility such as border security, migration, right-of-return, dual-citizenship, public services, trade and employment.

My Mother ... and Motherhood

T. Sher Singh | Posted 07.12.2013 | Religion
T. Sher Singh

In the context of our larger family: my father's family is a collection of alpha males ... and females! My mother's family is a collection of ... well, gentle souls who choose to live tranquil lives, far from the madding crowd!

The House Divided

Wajid Ali Syed | Posted 11.17.2012 | World
Wajid Ali Syed

The official history dictated and enforced by the Pakistani state has not allowed the factual narrative to come forward. However, a new book brings new information to light.

Pakistan and the India-US Entente

Aparna Pande | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Aparna Pande

Pakistan's leaders have long portrayed American attempts to build ties with India as a betrayal. And although this desire for parity is not new, it has never benefited them.

Partition of Afghanistan Is a Quixotic Adventure

Ehsan Azari Stanizai | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ehsan Azari Stanizai

Afghanistan's history offers ample evidence of resistance against the old colonial motto: divide and rule. Partition would be an invitation to a Russian roulette in the regional nuclear club.

Wedding Bells for Pakistan and India

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

India's biggest female tennis star, Wimbledon contender Sania Mirza, is in love, and she's set to marry a Pakistani -- Shoaib Malik, a well-known member of Pakistan's national cricket team.

The Post-Berlin Aftermath: Many Walls Still Need to Be Brought Down

Jean-Pierre Lehmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jean-Pierre Lehmann

While the Berlin Wall may have been torn down, there remain many walls that are defiantly standing and indeed new ones that have been erected.

Travails of Writing Revisionist History

Pinaki Bhattacharya | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Pinaki Bhattacharya

Jaswant Singh is a curious amalgam of a feudal past jostling modern, contemporary thoughts. Known for his stentorian voice and a clipped British diction, he gives an impression of having more form than substance.

Solving Kashmir

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Chris Weigant

If Pakistan and India could declare peace and accept a line through the region as their final national boundaries, it could pay off huge dividends in the fight against terrorists.

Does Obama Favor Biden's Plan To Break Up Iraq?

Lionel Beehner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lionel Beehner

So Biden, unlike Obama, is supposed to be a foreign policy guru. But his previous position on the most pressing issue of the day -- the war in Iraq -- is disturbing, if not downright muddleheaded.