South Asia Studies Project

Barelvi Clerics Threaten Siege Of Pakistan If Christian Blasphemy...
Pakistan's Federal Minister Noorul Haq Qadri Shares Stage With...
Chinese Ambassador To Syria: The Two Countries Have A Golden Opportunity...
Pakistan's Federal Minister Shireen Mazari: 'America Can Never...
A Jewish Organization Lobbies On Behalf Of Pakistan's New...
Al-Qaeda In The Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) In 'Pakistan Is Ours...
Pakistan's Next Prime Minister Imran Khan Says Pakistanis '...
India TV Debate on Divorce in Islam Erupts into Violence
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]...
Bangladeshi And Indian Reports On Islamist Leader's Hanging: '...
Pakistani Author Arif Jamal: 'The Sunnification Of Pakistan Is A...
Indian Cleric Files Police Case Against Muslim Feminist Writer Taslima...
Pakistani Blogger Calls For Reform In Textbooks: 'Where We...
Controversy Erupts In Pakistan Against Malala Yousafzai's Book, As...
Fatwa By Ittehad Ulema-e-Afghanistan Issues Rejection Of Loya Jirga,...
Backgrounder: Loya Jirga Called In Kabul To Discuss Afghan-U.S....
Jamaat-e-Islami Founder Maulana Maududi's Son: 'He Never Let...
Pakistan's National University Of Science & Technology Slammed...
Pakistani Vice Chancellor At Launch Of His Book On 9/11: 'U.S. And...
Exiled Bangladeshi Writer Taslima Nasreen: 'Jamaat-e-Islami In...
In Letter, Taliban Commander Adnan Rasheed Urges Malala Yousafzai To...
Al-Qaeda Top Pakistani Officer Ustad Ahmad Farooq: 'The War That Is...
Articles In Urdu Daily: 'Last Hiccups Of Secularism In Turkey'...
Article In Pakistani Daily – 'Islam At War – With Itself': ...
Taliban Magazine Compares Obama With Gorbachev Before Troop Withdrawals...
Second Issue of Taliban Magazine 'Azan' Lauds Individual Jihad...
In First Interview Since 1999 Kandahar Hijacking, Kashmiri Militant...
Article In Leading Bangladeshi Daily Traces The Roots Of 'Islamic...
In Indian Islamic Journal, Islamic Scholar Mohammad Jirjis Karimi...
Indian Muslim Politician Arif Mohammad Khan Makes Case For Islamic...
Al-Qaeda E-Book Declares Pakistani Scholar Tahir-ul-Qadri As Apostate...
Top Afghan Negotiator On Talks With The Taliban: 'Mullah Omar…...
Urdu Media Reports: Kashmiri Militants, Disillusioned With Jihad And...
Pakistani Columnist On The Holocaust: 'The Jewish Race Would Have...
Defecting Afghan Soldier Tells Taliban Magazine: 'My Mother Gave Me...
In Indian Daily, MEMRI's Director Of South Asia Studies Project...
In Kandahar, Afghan Clerics Issue Fatwa Against Taliban Suicide Bombings
In Interview, Released Afghan Prisoner Who Rejoined Taliban As Jihadist...
In Interview, Afghan Taliban Spokesman Warns Against Sunni-Shi'ite...
In New Video, Taliban Commanders Discuss Jihad Against America And The ...
Pakistani Article 'U.S.-Israel – Evils Of Exceptionalism': ...
In Interviews, Sirajuddin Haqqani And Two Other Taliban Commanders...
Taliban's Tora Bora Front Distributes 73-Chapter Pashtu-Language ...
Three South Asia Studies Project Reports
Gulbuddin Hekmatyar On Obama's Reelection: "It Is A Good...
Barelvi Clerics Threaten Siege Of Pakistan If Christian Blasphemy...
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...
India TV Debate on Divorce in Islam Erupts into Violence
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
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......
On Telegram, Hizbul Ahrar Claims Killing Of Two Intelligence Officials...
Fourth Issue Of 'Al-Haqiqa' Magazine Pays Tribute To Former...
Afghan Taliban Held Two Days Of Talks In Qatar With Red Cross
Text Of The Afghan Taliban Statement On Talks Held With U.S. In Qatar
Pakistani Cleric: 'To Get Cut And Die For The Prophet's...
Pakistani Cleric: 'The Flowers Of Islam's Dominance Bloom From...
Afghan Taliban Vow To Thwart Parliamentary Elections, Urge Afghans To...
Pakistani Cleric Maulana Qasmi: 'The Kuffar [Unbelievers] Are The...
Pakistani Cleric Maulana Arif: 'The Mujahid Irrigates The Fields Of...
Jihadi 'Charity' Group On Telegram Fundraises For Mujahideen...
Pakistani Cleric Samiul Haq: America Is Backing ISIS In Afghanistan; ...
Afghan Taliban Caution Islamic Scholars Against Taking Part In U.S....
Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Strategy Document Lays Out Group's...
Pakistani Cleric On Blasphemous Cartoons In Europe: 'Fighting The...
Afghan Taliban: 'Struggle Against The... Intellectual Invasion Of...
Afghan Taliban Deny Talks With U.S. Officials At Bagram Military Base...
Taliban's 'Jihadi In-Charge' For Ghazni Province...
Pakistani Government Issues Postage Stamps Showing Kashmiri Jihadis And...
Kashmiri Website: 131 Local Kashmiris Joined Jihadi Groups Between...
Pakistani Cleric Ilyas Qasmi: Supremacy Of Islam Not Possible Without Jihad
Jihadi Group In Pakistan Collected 76 Million Rupees For Sacrificing...
Pakistani Cleric Maulana Anwarul Haq: The Killing Of Blasphemers Has...
Afghan Taliban Demand Scrapping Of Bilateral Security Agreement Between...
Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen Chief: 'India And Its Agents Would Have To...
Pakistani Cleric: 'To Continue... Jihad Is An Important...
Afghan Taliban Deny Reuters Report Quoting Taliban Officials On Peace Talks
Jihadi Group Jaish-e-Muhammad Sets Up 'Hijama' Medical Camps...
Afghan Taliban Publish WhatsApp Number, Urge Muslims To Give Aid
Pakistani Clerics' Lecture Series: 'Teach Children Swimming...
Pakistani Cleric Tells Muslims 'Not To Expect Entry Into Paradise...
Afghan Taliban: 877 Afghan Government Officials Joined Taliban In August...
Afghan Taliban On U.S. Lt. Gen. Austin Scott Miller: 'Every New...
In Video On YouTube, Pakistani Jihadi Group Hizbul Ahrar Claims Terror...
Family Members Of Jalaluddin Haqqani Vow To Carry On His Legacy Of Jihad
ISIS Defectors: Militants From Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan,...
Afghan Taliban: Veteran Jihadi Leader Jalaluddin Haqqani Has Died

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.