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Kabul: The Taliban administration of Afghanistan has dissolved five crucial departments of the former U.S.-backed government, including the country's Human Rights Commission, media reports said on Wednesday. more
22 Taliban members killed in Afghanistan, claims National Resistance Front

Kabul: Sebghatullah Ahmadi, a spokesman for the National Resistance Front (NRF), has claimed that 22 Taliban members had been killed in battles with the front.b

Antonio Guterres expresses concern over Taliban's latest decree on hijab

New York: UN chief Antonio Guterres has expressed concern over the Taliban's latest decree by which women in Afghanistan need to cover their faces in public.

Afghanistan: Taliban stops issuing driving licence to women

Kabul: The Taliban administration of Afghanistan has stopped issuing driving licenses to women in Kabul and other provinces, media reports said on Friday.

Afghanistan: Taliban govt bans poppy cultivation

Kabul: Taliban Supreme Leader Mawlawi Hebatullah Akhundzada on Sunday issued a decree where he banned poppy cultivation as well as the use and trafficking of all types of illicit drugs.

Afghanistan: Taliban stops broadcast of VOA, BBC

Kabul: The Taliban government of Afghanistan has directed private television stations in Afghanistan not to telecast Voice of America (VOA) and British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) news ...

Afghanistan: Taliban prevents beardless government employees entry to Ministry of Finance office

Kabul: The Taliban members recently prevented beardless government employees from entering the Ministry of Finance building, media reports said.

Afghanistan: Taliban arrests three journalists in Kandahar

Kabul:  Afghanistan Journalists Union has said the Taliban government arrested three journalists of the local Milat Ghag radio station in the southeastern Kandahar province of the vi ...

Taliban leader directs Afghanistan military officials not to recruit teenage members to their ranking

Kabul: Supreme leader of the Taliban Mullah Hebtullah Akhundzada has directed Afghanistan's military officials not to recruit teenage members to their ranking.

Afghanistan: Taliban detain 2 journalists, says source

Kabul/UNI/Sputnik: The Taliban (under UN sanctions for terrorism) detained two staffers of leading Afghan broadcaster TOLOnews, a source told Sputnik on Friday.