Libyan rebels in the rebel-held capital of Benghazi open fire as they celebrate after receiving the news of an arrest warrant issued against Moammar Gadhafi. The International Criminal Court issued arrest warrants for Gadhafi, his son and his intelligence chief for crimes against humanity in the early days of their struggle to cling to power. Hassan Ammar/AP hide caption

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Libyan Rebels Celebrate Gadhafi Arrest Warrant

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Shahira Amin, shown here in 2004, is a veteran of Egypt's State TV. She says changes at the network since Egypt's February revolution have been largely cosmetic. via Facebook hide caption

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Egypt's State TV Has New Masters, But Old Habits

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Libyan Rebels, Loyalists Clash In Tunisia Town

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Workers unload cargo from the first vessel to enter the Chinese-funded port in Hambantota, Sri Lanka, in November 2010. China's Export-Import Bank provided 85 percent of the financing for construction of the port. Ishara S. Kodikara/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Indians Uneasy As China Builds Ports Nearby

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The Dalai Lama gives a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala, India, on March 15. Ashwini Bhatia/AP hide caption

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Is The Dalai Lama Playing A Dangerous Game?

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A woman and child walk past a billboard that promotes having girls last July. In India, there are far fewer girls born each year than boys. Some families use ultrasound technology to determine the gender of fetuses and then abort the females. Raveendran/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Selective Abortions Blamed For Girl Shortage In India

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Afghan men dance at a wedding party in Kabul in October 2009. Celebrating weddings with dance and music returned to Afghanistan after the practice was banned during the Taliban regime. In a country where most Afghans are poor, this 600-guest reception cost about $5,000. Romeo Gacad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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For Afghans, Wedding Costs Put Marriage On Hold

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Japan's Nuclear Crisis Stokes Fears In India

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Bhratiya Janata Party leader Vijay Jolly is garlanded as he comes out of Lord Hanuman or the monkey god's temple after taking his blessings for contesting in the state elections in New Delhi on Nov. 11, 2008. Saurabh Das/AP hide caption

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Gandhi Biography Causes Furor In India

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Kandahar Gov. Tooryalai Wesa, left, puts a turban on former Taliban fighter Malawi Azizullah. Shoaib Safi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Former Taliban Reconcile With Afghan Government

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Pakistani captain Shahid Afridi (left) and India's captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, at a news conference in Mohali, India, on Tuesday. The two men and their teams will face off Wednesday in a World Cup semifinal that is being dubbed "the mother of all matches." Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP hide caption

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India, Pakistan Stop For Crucial Cricket Game

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An Afghan police officer (right) stands near a U.S. soldier in the Panjwai district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan, on Dec. 8. Allauddin Khan/AP hide caption

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With Spring Comes Fighting Season In Afghanistan

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A boy holds a placard with pictures of Afghans killed in recent airstrikes during an anti-U.S. protest in Kabul on Sunday. Amid widespread public anger about civilian deaths, a study found that most of the deaths in 2010 were caused by insurgents. Dar Yasin/AP hide caption

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U.S.-Led Forces Cause Fewer Afghan Civilian Deaths

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Egyptian Town Anxiously Awaits Tourists' Return

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Protesters In Egypt Try To Maintain Pressure

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