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Malala pleads with world to protect...

Malala pleads with world to protect...

World

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Several world leaders promised to work for the rights of Afghan women and girls at the annual UN gathering...

Taliban beat Afghan journalists for...

Taliban beat Afghan journalists for...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 9 2021

The pair were picked up at a demonstration on Wednesday and taken to a police station in the

Taliban name new Afghan government,...

Taliban name new Afghan government

South Asia

Tue, Sep 7 2021

Mullah Hasan Akhund, named as prime minister, like many in the Taliban leadership derives much of his...

IS group menace rebounds in...

IS group menace rebounds in...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 6 2021

More than 100 Afghan civilians and 13 US servicemen were killed in the August 26 attack on Kabul...

17 killed in celebratory gunfire in...

17 killed in celebratory gunfire in...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 4 2021

At least 14 people were injured in celebratory firing in Nangarhar province

What lies ahead for Afghanistan under...

What lies ahead for Afghanistan under...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 31 2021

Many are afraid that the group will once again impose their harsh interpretation of Islamic law

What happens after Biden's evacuation...

What happens after Biden's evacuation...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 25 2021

The chaotic and perilous evacuation from Kabul airport presented Biden with his biggest crisis since...

Infographic: Taliban’s US-funded war...

Infographic: Taliban’s US-funded war...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 25 2021

From 2002, the US gave the Afghan military an estimated $76 billion in weaponry, including aircraft,...

Taliban appoint senior veterans to key...

Taliban appoint senior veterans to key...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 25 2021

Former Guantanamo detainee Mullah Abdul Qayyum Zakir was named acting defence minister

UN rights chief: Taliban's treatment...

'Taliban's treatment of women a red...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 24 2021

Michelle Bachelet said her office had received credible reports of serious violations in places that...

The art of the deal: US envoy behind...

The art of the deal: US envoy behind...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 23 2021

Zalmay Khalilzad, the 70-year-old US envoy spent years as Washington's point man for talks with the...

The Haqqani network: Afghanistan's most...

The Haqqani network: Afghanistan's most...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 21 2021

The Haqqanis have been blamed for some of the deadliest attacks in recent years, claiming the lives of...

Analysts: Afghan resistance will struggle...

'Afghan resistance will struggle against...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 21 2021

The Panjshir Valley is the only area confirmed to be beyond Taliban control after a lightning offensive...

'Taliban search for Afghans who helped...

'Taliban search for Afghans who helped...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 19 2021

A confidential UN documents says the group has ‘priority lists’ of individuals it wants to...

Desperate Afghans trapped in Kabul airport...

Desperate Afghans trapped in Kabul airport...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 19 2021

The Taliban have provided official escorts for some foreign embassies -- taking their nationals as well...

Taliban: Afghanistan won't be democracy,...

'Afghanistan won't be a democracy'

South Asia

Thu, Aug 19 2021

On Wednesday, members of the group met former Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai in Kabul amid efforts...

Taliban: Islamic scholars to decide...

Taliban: Islamic scholars to decide...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 18 2021

During their 1996-2001 rule, also guided by Islamic law, the Taliban stopped women from working

China sifts opportunity from ashes of...

China sifts opportunity from ashes of...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 18 2021

While Beijing stresses it has no desire to direct any future political settlement in Kabul, it appears...

'Times have changed': Some Afghan women...

Some Afghan women defiant as Taliban...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 18 2021

Taliban leaders have made reassurances that girls and women would have the right to work and...

Afghan girls return to school in Herat...

Afghan girls return to school in...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 18 2021

During the Taliban regime in the 1990s, women and girls were mostly denied education and employment

Human remains found in landing gear...

Human remains found in landing gear...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 18 2021

Images circulated on social media earlier this week of Afghans desperate to leave Kabul rushing toward...