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Afghan broadcaster says U.S. soldiers abused him
2 Mar 2014 11:54

Afghan broadcaster says U.S. soldiers abused him

Radio Paighame Milli, which has been operating for 11 years, broadcasts a mixture of news, cultural and religious programming.

 
Afghanistan defeats Bangladesh in its biggest cricket win
2 Mar 2014 11:31

Afghanistan defeats Bangladesh in its biggest cricket win

Afghanistan is making its Asia Cup debut with India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka also taking part.

 
Taliban rejects killing Turkmenistan border guards
2 Mar 2014 11:17

Taliban rejects killing Turkmenistan border guards

It must be mentioned that the Taliban wants cordial relations in the framework of mutual respect with its neighboring and regional countries as well as the international community.

 
From Delhi to Kabul, Via Moscow
1 Mar 2014 18:56

From Delhi to Kabul, Via Moscow

India is thinking of fulfilling at least some of Kabul’s wishes in order to maintain its strategic upper hand in Afghanistan, by providing military aid routed through Russia.

 
Karzai in Colombo on March 5
1 Mar 2014 18:18

Karzai in Colombo on March 5

President Karzai scheduled his visit to Sri Lanka but it was postponed due to an unforeseen security situation that had arisen in the Kunar province.

 
Pakistani Taliban announce month-long cease-fire
1 Mar 2014 18:04

spokesman:

Pakistani Taliban announce month-long cease-fire

The unilateral cease-fire comes after attempts to hold peace talks between the militants and government collapsed.

 
US Drone Kills Five in Afghanistan’s Kunar
1 Mar 2014 14:55

US Drone Kills Five in Afghanistan’s Kunar

The United States claims the airstrikes target militants, but local sources say civilians have been the main victims.

 
Will
1 Mar 2014 14:28

Will 'zero option' in Afghanistan cause chaos?

The Afghan army has shown it can stand up to the Taliban.

 
Asia Cup: Bangladesh take on Afghanistan in battle of minnows
1 Mar 2014 13:19

Asia Cup: Bangladesh take on Afghanistan in battle of minnows

Afghanistan made two changes to its side, with Hamid Hassan and Karim Sadiq replacing Noor Ali Zadran and Dawlat Zadran.

 
Special Representative of UN Secretary General, Ambassadors of Central Asian states discuss development of political situation in Afghanistan
1 Mar 2014 12:47

Special Representative of UN Secretary General, Ambassadors of Central Asian states discuss development of political situation in Afghanistan

The parties discussed water and energy issues in Central Asia, prospects for the development of the political situation in Afghanistan.

 
Regional stability: Former diplomat advocates shift in Afghan policy
1 Mar 2014 12:40

Regional stability: Former diplomat advocates shift in Afghan policy

Taliban is not in a position to stage a comeback as they did in 1996, as they lack the mobility they once had.

 
Al-Qaida plots comeback in Afghanistan
1 Mar 2014 12:14

Officials:

Al-Qaida plots comeback in Afghanistan

Al-Qaida is not weakened enough yet, and U.S. officials have testified that the inexperienced Afghan forces aren’t ready to take over the task unaided.

 
Nearly 100 Pakistanis flee to Afghanistan
1 Mar 2014 11:23

Nearly 100 Pakistanis flee to Afghanistan

The majority of displaced people urgently need access to adequate food, shelter and health care.

 
Kabul fends off terror sanctuary charge
1 Mar 2014 11:06

Fiery response:

Kabul fends off terror sanctuary charge

The problem of ‘terrorism and extremism in the region’ originates from Pakistan.

 
Pakistan urges Afghanistan to fend off fleeing militants
27 Feb 2014 20:04

Pakistan urges Afghanistan to fend off fleeing militants

Pakistan has emphasized that Pakistani soil should not be used against its neighbors and their soil should not be used against Pakistan.

 
Deadly blast hits Qatar
27 Feb 2014 19:51

Deadly blast hits Qatar's capital

12 people died and 31 others wounded.

 
New world record set for longest sniper kill in Afghanistan
27 Feb 2014 18:52

New world record set for longest sniper kill in Afghanistan

Through binoculars at a distance invisible to the naked eye they spotted a group of Taliban.

 
Trade mission of Kazakhstani businessmen visits Afghanistan
27 Feb 2014 17:51

Trade mission of Kazakhstani businessmen visits Afghanistan

The Kazakh side discussed development of trade and economic relations between Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Afghanistan.

 
Afghanistan field first against Pakistan at Fatullah
27 Feb 2014 14:35

Asia Cup:

Afghanistan field first against Pakistan at Fatullah

Afghanistan will be looking to its skipper Nabi, who has performed well in the current Bangladesh domestic season, scoring 223 runs in five matches, including a century.

 
What the resource curse means for Afghanistan
27 Feb 2014 12:48

What the resource curse means for Afghanistan

It was time for the Afghan government to commit to greater measures to ensure any resource extraction was shielded from corruption.