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Kabul: Essential services for women and girl survivors of gender-based violence in Afghanistan have been decimated following the Taliban’s takeover of the country, London-based global human rights organization Amnesty International said Tuesday. more
Taliban fails to secure UN seat

Kabul: The Taliban received a jolt from the United Nations (UN) Accreditation Committee as the current Taliban rulers of Afghanistan were not approved a seat at the world body.

Two religious scholars shot dead near Kabul, says source

Kabul/UNI/Sputnik: Gunmen opened fire at four religious scholars near Kabul on Wednesday morning, killing two and wounding two others, a local source told Sputnik.

Afghanistan: Media employee hit by armed men in Kabul

Kabul: An Afghanistani media employee has claimed he was beaten up by armed men in PD 9 region of Afghanistan's Kabul city recently, media reports said on Monday.

Afghanistan: First civil flight in 20 years lands in Jalalabad airfield

Kabul/UNI/Sputnik: The first civilian flight in 20 years has landed at an airfield in the city of Jalalabad in Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan, the governor's office announc ...

UNESCO world heritage site Minaret of Jam is now on brink of collapsing: Afghan Officials

Kabul: The Taliban government of Afghanistan has said the Minaret of Jam, which is a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)-declared world heritage site ...

Abducted Afghan psychiatrist Nadir Almi killed in captivity

Kabul: An Afghan psychiatrist has been killed by kidnappers in northern Balkh province, Pajhwok Afghan News reported on Friday.

Afghanistan: New media watchdog formed in Kabul

Kabul: Amid increasing attacks on journalists in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan, a new media watchdog has been formed in the Afghan capital of Kabul which pledged to protect freedom of express ...

Facebook says hackers in Pakistan targeted Afghan users during former govt collapse

Social media giant Facebook said hackers from Pakistan used the platform to  target people in Afghanistan with connections to the previous government during the Taliban's takeove ...

Afghanistan: Taliban govt urges US to unfreeze its central bank assets

Kabul/UNI: Afghanistan's Interim Foreign Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi in a letter to the US Congress has urged for the release of its central bank assets that were frozen by the America ...