South Asia Studies Project

Pakistani Columnist Kamila Hayat: 'New Research Points To An...
The Pakistani State's Official Fatwa Against Jihad Is Bogus,...
Article In Urdu Daily Discusses Pastimes And Sports In Islam, Says: ...
'Forty Diseases Of The Jews' – Pakistan Army-Backed Jihadi...
'Mothering A Muslim' – An Inquiry Into Anti-Muslim Bullying In...
Indian Muslim Woman Leads All-Male Friday Prayer In India's Kerala...
Bangladeshi Writer-In-Exile Taslima Nasreen: 'Every Nation Needs To...
MEMRI Scholar Tufail Ahmad Drafts 'The Muslim Family Reforms Bill,...
In Towns Across India, Islamic Clerics Lead Anti-America, Anti-Israel...
Rohingya Militant Group Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) Says '...
At 'Defense Of Jerusalem' Rally In Pakistan, Palestinian...
In Article Published By Mainstream Indian Media House NEWS18, Indian...
Reactions Of UK-Based Pakistani Islamic Clerics, Community Leaders To...
In Editorial, London-Based Urdu Daily Criticizes Trump's Decision...
Pakistani Religious, Political Leaders React To President Trump's...
Images Of Protests Against U.S. And Israel In Pakistani Towns After...
Pakistani Islamism – Flowing Into The United Kingdom
After Trump's Recognition Of Jerusalem As Israel's Capital,...
Islamic Fiqh Academy Conference In Mumbai: According To Shari'a,...
Tehreek Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah (TLY) – The Islamist Movement At The...
Photo Exhibit At Organization Of Islamic Cooperation Secretariat In...
Editorials In Pakistani Dailies Examine Implications Of Pakistan Army...
Following Arrests Of Saudi Princes, Pakistani Urdu Media Express Concern...
Palestinian Authority Chief Shari'a Justice, Advisor To Palestinian...
Pakistani Lawmaker Capt. Safdar To National Assembly: Ahmadi Muslims...
Article By Former Afghan Intelligence Chief Amrullah Saleh Examines The...
At Anti-Ahmadi Conferences In Pakistan, Islamic Clerics Declare: '...
Article On Jamaat-e-Islami Website: '[Islam's First Caliph]...
Pakistani Law Minister Rana Sanaullah: 'Compared With Any Non...
MEMRI Senior Fellow Tufail Ahmad At South Asian Sufi Conference: '...
Article In Urdu Daily Traces History Of Khatm-e-Nabuwwat Movement,...
Editorial In Pakistani Urdu Daily Criticizes Trump's Stance On...
Pakistan's Former UN Envoy Munir Akram: Pakistan Should Act Like...
Oman Deports Indian Cleric Salman Al-Nadwi to Qatar after He Lambasted......
Towards A Definition Of Islam And Islamism
After Trump's Afghanistan Speech, Pakistani Leaders Declare: '...
Pakistani Columnist Kamila Hayat: 'New Research Points To An...
'Mothering A Muslim' – An Inquiry Into Anti-Muslim Bullying In...
Indian Muslim Woman Leads All-Male Friday Prayer In India's Kerala...
In Towns Across India, Islamic Clerics Lead Anti-America, Anti-Israel...
At 'Defense Of Jerusalem' Rally In Pakistan, Palestinian...
Reactions Of UK-Based Pakistani Islamic Clerics, Community Leaders To...
In Editorial, London-Based Urdu Daily Criticizes Trump's Decision...
Pakistani Religious, Political Leaders React To President Trump's...
Images Of Protests Against U.S. And Israel In Pakistani Towns After...
After Trump's Recognition Of Jerusalem As Israel's Capital,...
Islamic Fiqh Academy Conference In Mumbai: According To Shari'a,...
Tehreek Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah (TLY) – The Islamist Movement At The...
Photo Exhibit At Organization Of Islamic Cooperation Secretariat In...
Editorials In Pakistani Dailies Examine Implications Of Pakistan Army...
Following Arrests Of Saudi Princes, Pakistani Urdu Media Express Concern...
Palestinian Authority Chief Shari'a Justice, Advisor To Palestinian...
Pakistani Lawmaker Capt. Safdar To National Assembly: Ahmadi Muslims...
Article By Former Afghan Intelligence Chief Amrullah Saleh Examines The...
Pakistani Law Minister Rana Sanaullah: 'Compared With Any Non...
Article In Urdu Daily Traces History Of Khatm-e-Nabuwwat Movement,...
Editorial In Pakistani Urdu Daily Criticizes Trump's Stance On...
Pakistan's Former UN Envoy Munir Akram: Pakistan Should Act Like...
Leading Pakistani Cleric On Medina Attack: 'Conspiracies Are Being...
Pakistani Writer: 'Muslim Women In India Had Sent... [Jewellery] As...
India's Jamiat Ulema-i-Hind To Supreme Court: 'Muslim Personal...
The Kamlesh Tiwari Blasphemy Case – Mass Protests, Rioting By Islamists...
Indian Islamic Cleric: ISIS 'Was Brought Into Being By Jews,...
Pakistani Urdu Daily: ISIS 'Is The Creation Of America And Europe...
All India Thowheed Jamaat – An ISIS Precursor – Holds Anti-Polytheism...
Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain Stirs Valentine's Day Debate: ...
New Delhi's Abul Fazl Enclave Emerging As India's Biggest...
MEMRI Scholar Tufail Ahmad In Article Marking India's Republic Day:...
MEMRI Scholar Tufail Ahmad In 'Indiafacts': 'Isolate,...
MEMRI Scholar Tufail Ahmad In 'New Age Islam' On Al-Jazeera TV...
MEMRI Scholar Writes In IndiaFacts About Oxford Professor Who Criticizes...
Pakistani Urdu Daily Warns: In Light Of 'Hindu-Zionist Alliance,...
The Pakistani State's Official Fatwa Against Jihad Is Bogus,...
'Forty Diseases Of The Jews' – Pakistan Army-Backed Jihadi...
At Anti-Ahmadi Conferences In Pakistan, Islamic Clerics Declare: '...
After Trump's Afghanistan Speech, Pakistani Leaders Declare: '...
The New Long-Term Nuclear Threat To India – The Security Implications Of...
Discussing The Islamist Identity Of Pakistan
The Targeting Of America, Israel, And India In Pakistan's Urdu...
India's Islamic Leaders Defiant After Supreme Court's Landmark...
An Historical First For The Saudi Kingdom: Women Participate As Voters...
In Special 'Terrorism And Islam' Issue, Indian Urdu Weekly...
Growing Radicalization In India And The Threat Of Lone Wolf Attacks
Growing Radicalization In India And The Threat Of Lone Wolf Attacks
The Terrorist Groups' Interpretation Of The Koranic Verses...
MEMRI South Asia Studies Project Director Tufail Ahmad In Column: Reject...
Liberal Pakistani Cartoonist Sabir Nazar Offers Satirical Insights Into...
Concern In Pakistan Over Government's Negotiations With The Taliban
Through Facebook Discussion Forums, Liberal Pakistani Activists Push The...
Pakistani TV Channel's Attack On Pakistan's Gay Community,...
Textbooks In Pakistani Government Schools Teaching Hate Against...
New Taliban Magazine Appeals For Help To Defeat Drone Technology, Says: ...
The Afghan Taliban's Internet Media Empire – Hosted In Malaysia,...
In Its First English-Language Magazine, Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistan (SSP)...
On Facebook, Twitter, And YouTube, Al-Qaeda's Urdu Forum Promotes...
In Tweets, Pakistani Nuclear Scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan Legitimates...
The Ideology And Politics Of Pakistani Religious Leader Dr. Muhammad...
The Role Of The Mumbai-Based Raza Academy In Promoting Islamism
British Islamists Call Conference In Islamabad And Advocate Jihad...
In Indian Daily, MEMRI's South Asia Director Examines Al-Qaeda'...
Calls To Put Pakistan On Genocide Watch Amid Mounting Persecution Of Its...
Pakistani Cyber Armies Hacking Indian Websites, Using Twitter, Facebook...
Anti-Taliban Uprisings Gaining Strength In Southeastern Afghanistan
The Failings Of India's Counter-Terrorism Intelligence Agencies
Assessing the Current Threat Posed by Pakistani Terrorist Group Jaish-e...
Emerging Al-Qaeda Strategy Targeted at Damaging the Pakistan Army in...
Growing Concern in China Over Role of Militant Group East Turkistan...
Using Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and Other Internet Tools, Pakistani...
Oman Deports Indian Cleric Salman Al-Nadwi to Qatar after He Lambasted......
Lahor Shah, Defector from ISIS-Khorasan: I Witnessed the Worst Crimes......
Rafah Cleric Brandishes Knife in Friday Sermon, Calls upon Palestinians......
Uyghur Families Colonize Syrian Village
Egyptian Cleric "Sheik Mizo": Sex before Marriage Is Not Fornication
ISIS Video Aims at Recruiting Uyghurs
Egyptian President Al-Sisi at Al-Azhar: We Must Revolutionize Our Religion...
Iraqi Militia Stops Lion at Checkpoint
Commander in Pakistan's Taliban Asmatullah Muawiya: The Pakistani......
Saudi Activist Lamia Bukhari Defies Cleric over Ban on Women's......
TV Report: Superstition an Obstacle to Eradication of Polio in Pakistan...
Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, Founder of Pakistani Lashkar-e-Taiba Militant......
Maulana Fazluallah, Leader of Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan, Gives Pep Talk......
Saudi Journalist and TV Host Nadin Al-Badir Calls the Saudi Religious......
Afghan Girls Take to the Gym to Practice Boxing in Defiance of Taliban......
Pakistani Comedian Saad Haroon Sings of "Burka Woman,"......
Baluch Khan, Rebel Leader in Baluchistan, Pakistan, Threatens to Target......
Pakistani Actress Veena Malik Defies Mullah Accusing Her of Immoral......
Al-Qaeda Religious Authority Kuwaiti Cleric Khaled Al-Huseinan Warns US......
Exclusive Al-Jazeera TV Reports on the Taliban in Afghanistan
Juma'at-ud-Da'wah Leader in Kashmir Abdul Aziz Alvi: "The......
Former Taliban Ambassador to Pakistan Abdul Salam Zaeef: 9/11 - a......
Times Square Bomber Faisal Shahzad, Shown Hugging Pakistani Taliban......
American Al-Qaeda Operative Adam Gadahn Threatens More Anti-American......
Al-Jazeera TV Report on Women's Education in Kandahar, Afghanistan:......
Taliban Leaders: The People Want to Be Ruled by Islamic Law
Al-Jazeera TV Report on Taliban Downing of US Helicopter in South......
Leader of Pakistani Taliban Hakimullah Mehsud Threatens Bombings in US ......
Leader of Pakistani Taliban, Hakimullah Mehsud, Believed Killed, Appears......
Afghan Soldier Defects to the Taliban after Killing Polish Soldiers
Sayfullah, American Jihadi in Afghanistan, Calls on Muslims to Join the......
Pakistani Women Join Special Anti-Terror Forces
Sheik Sarraj Al-Zahrani, a Former Saudi Fighter in Afghanistan, Exposes......
Al-Jazeera TV Report on Militias' Role in Fighting the Taliban in......
Indian Intelligence: Lashkar-e-Taiba Threat To Dam
Taliban: Contrary To What Obama Says, There Are No Moderates or...
Afghanistan: Saudi Arabia To Grant Asylum To Hekmatyar
Afghan Leaders: NATO Alliance In Afghanistan To Fall
‘‘If Fighting In Afghanistan Is Jihad, Why Not In Pakistan?”
Kandahar Province: Taliban Have Strong Presence In 14 Districts
Taliban Political Bureau Head: Some Countries Secretly Support Us
Taliban Commander Arrested In Ghazni Province
Report: Hizb-e-Islami May Join Reconciliation Process
Afghan Minister: 15,000 Taliban Fighters In Afghanistan
Pakistan: Jirga Sets Deadline For Afghan Militants To Leave Dir
Pakistani Lawmaker: Bin Laden Not In Parachinar
Bajaur Agency: Taliban Declare Unilateral Ceasefire
Afghanistan: Taliban Urge U.S. To Withdraw Troops
Letter In Pakistani Daily: Time For ‘Jihad’ Against The Taliban
Report: Lashkar-e-Taiba Trains Women For Terror
Maulana Sufi Muhammad: ‘‘We Hate Democracy; We Want Islam’s Mastery Over...
Afghanistan: Taliban Urge U.S. To Withdraw Troops
Taliban Threaten More Attacks On Pashtun Leaders
Lashkar-e-Taiba Slams Pakistan Government
Taliban Issue 3-Day Deadline To Pakistani Army In Bajaur Agency
Wave of Attacks In Kabul Kills 19 People
Taliban Threaten Attacks In Punjab Province
Taliban Warning: People In Any Contact With U.S./NATO Forces Will Be...
Afghan Defense Minister: Terrorists Are Coming From Iraq
Peshawar: 9 Lashkar-e-Islam Militants Killed
Afghanistan: Taliban Commander Warns Of Increased Attacks On Newly...
Taliban Commander: We Are Now Able To Carry Out Direct Attacks In Broad...
Taliban Warn Journalists About Casualty Figures
Mohammed ElBaradei: The World Faces Serious Threat From Pakistan’s...
Swat District: Taliban Militants Threaten Judges
Taliban Warning: Government Workers To Be Beheaded
Ex-Pakistani Generals: Shoot Down The U.S. Spy Planes
Lashkar-e-Taiba Militant Killed In Indian Kashmir
Taliban Holding Polish Citizen Ask For Militants’ Release
Peshawar: Intelligence Forces Arrest ‘‘Taliban Chief’’

The South Asia Studies Project at MEMRI monitors the media of Pakistan and Afghanistan. This project focuses on issues of cultural and religious freedom in the South Asian region. Its research is also focused on jihadist movements in Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh, as well as on counterterrorism policies in the South Asian region. South Asia Studies Project materials are available in video and print.