Mob beat the woman and burnt alive

March 20, 2015 0

An angry mob in the center of the Afghan capital, Kabul, has killed a woman and set her body alight for allegedly burning a copy of the Koran. Police and witnesses say the killing took […]

Afghanistan gets first victory in World cup

February 26, 2015 0

Afghanistan claimed their first World Cup win with a one-wicket victory over Scotland with three balls to spare. Chasing 211 in Dunedin, Afghanistan were reduced to 97-7 but Samiullah Shenwari’s 96 gave them hope. He […]

Massive avalanches in Afghanistan

February 26, 2015 0

Avalanches caused by a heavy winter snow killed at least 124 people in northeastern Afghanistan, an emergency official said Wednesday, as rescuers clawed through debris with their hands to save those buried beneath. The avalanches […]

After 13 years, NATO ends Afghan war…

December 29, 2014 0

The U.S.-led coalition in Afghanistan ended its combat mission Sunday, marking the formal—if not real—end to the longest war in American history. American warplanes began bombing the country on Oct. 7, 2001, less than a […]

Taliban insurgents cut the index fingers off 11 voters …

June 16, 2014 0

According to Afghan police, Taliban insurgents cut the index fingers off 11 voters who participated in Saturday’s presidential run-off between foreign minister Abdullah Abdullah and former finance minister Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai. The incident occurred in […]

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