Afghan girls will be allowed to take their high-school graduation exams this week, an official and documents from the Taliban ...
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) warned on December 6 that it could stop working with Afghanistan if women are not ...
Officials at a hospital in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar say they're seeing a sharp rise in malnutrition among ...
Pakistan expects to secure $3 billion in external financing from a friendly country in two weeks, its finance minister said ...
In the 15 months since the Taliban took power, there has been a dramatic increase in early marriages of Afghan girls -- a trend activists and human rights campaigners attribute to parents' belief that ...
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At least 10 students have been killed in a bombing at a religious school in Afghanistan's northern city of Aybak. Interior Ministry spokesman Abdul Nafi Takour told RFE/RL that, according to ...
Unidentified militants tried to storm the headquarters of the Afghan party Hizb-e Islami headed by veteran politician Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, the party said in a statement. Two attackers were killed as ...
Rashid, 13, lost both his legs in an accident involving an unexploded shell in the Khogyani district of Afghanistan's Nangarhar Province. His six siblings were also injured. The Taliban says more than ...
RFE/RL has condemned a decision by the Taliban-led government in Afghanistan to cut off its broadcasts in 13 Afghan cities and said it will continue to broadcast from outside the country despite the ...
Lima, aged 14, is paralyzed and unable to speak after contracting polio as a younger child. Her family say she was never vaccinated. The Taliban, which banned inoculation campaigns in areas of ...
Women who served as soldiers or civilian employees with the Afghan National Security Forces say they no longer have the money to feed their families after losing their jobs when the Taliban retook ...