Explosion hits Afghanistan Shia mosque; toll rises to 47

At least 47 people have been killed and 70 others wounded after an explosion went off…

Taliban wants to address UN General Assembly

The Taliban has requested to participate in the UN General Assembly held in New York this…

Investigation finds final US drone strike targeted aid worker

A video analysis by New York Times shows the United States may have ‘mistakenly’ targeted an…

Veteran journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passed away

Senior Pakistani journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passed away on Thursday in Peshawar after a prolonged illness. His…

Taliban detain, flog, and beat journalists covering protests

Over the last two days, the Taliban detained and later released at least 14 journalists covering…

Who is Mohammad Hasan Akhund, head of new Taliban gov’t?

Mullah Akhund is the longtime head of the Taliban’s supreme body Rehbari Shura, or leadership council.

Taliban claims victory in Panjshir

Completing their takeover of Afghanistan three weeks after capturing Kabul, Taliban has claimed victory over opposition…