MNfusion: Mekaal Hasan Band Stops In MN During First N. American TourIndo-Pak band, the Mekaal Hasan Band, gives audiences a taste of traditional Pakistan music with contemporary influences. The band blends Eastern classical sounds, subcontinental concepts and jazz harmonies taking inspiration from Pakistani poetry and Indian heritage.
Good Question: How Many Nuclear Weapons Still Exist?The United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima 70 years ago Thursday. Estimates of causalities were anywhere between 90,000 and 160,000 people. It was the first nuclear weapon ever used, at a time when the United States was the only country with that capability. All of that has changed.
Consul Brings Relief To Pakistani Family In Minn. A diplomat who visited the family of a Pakistani student who's been hospitalized for three months said Thursday they were relieved by details of a deal that resolves his visa and insurance issues to ensure he can stay in the U.S. and get the long-term care he needs.
Brother: Pakistani Can Stay In US For Medical Care The brother of a Pakistani exchange student in a coma since a November car crash says diplomats have arranged to let him stay in the U.S. for continued medical care.
Family: US Hospital Wants Pakistani Patient Out The family of an exchange student from Pakistan who has been comatose since a November crash is trying to prevent a Minnesota hospital from sending him back to his home country.
Bachmann, Perry Clash Over Pakistan AidMinnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann and Texas Gov. Rick Perry are clashing over whether the United States should continue to provide more than $1 billion in aid to Pakistan.
Stillwater Man In 'Situation Room' During Bin Laden's DeathThe mission that successfully took down Osama Bin Laden has riveted our attention this week.
A Foreign Policy Void In GOP 2012 FieldThe daring nighttime raid that killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan draws a sharp contrast between President Barack Obama and a field of potential Republican challengers who have comparatively scant foreign policy experience.
President Of Pakistan: "We Did Our Part"Asif Ali Zardari, the President of Pakistan, wrote an Op/Ed that was published in today's Washington post responding to the criticism of his government surrounding Osama Bin Laden. We've got a link to his piece.
Dad Of 1st MN Soldier Killed In Afghanistan On Bin Laden NewsOsama Bin Laden's death is not only justice for the victims of the 9/11 attacks, but for military families across the United States. So far, 19 Minnesota military members have died while serving in Afghanistan.