A new Taliban decree that demands women cover up from head to toe in public, showing at most their eyes, has left many Afghans angry...
Afghanistan’s Taliban leadership has ordered all Afghan women to wear all-covering clothing in public, and threatened to punish their male relatives in cases of noncompliance.
Muslims are observing the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr, typically marked with communal prayers, celebratory gatherings around festive meals and new clothes.
An aid group dedicated to child protection says assaults and sexual abuse of children have surged in Pakistan.
A Taliban spokesman says a powerful explosion at a Sunni mosque in Kabul has killed at least 10 worshippers and wounded as many as 30.
Pakistan's army says militants in Afghanistan have fired heavy weapons across the border into a military outpost overnight, killing three personnel.
A Taliban official says a bombing at a mosque and religious school in northern Afghanistan has killed at least 33 people, including students of a...
Pakistan has fired off a sharp warning to Afghanistan’s hard-line religious rulers.
Months of economic discontent in Pakistan have been capped by days of tense drama.
Pakistan’s parliament has elected opposition lawmaker Shahbaz Sharif as the new prime minister, following a week of political turmoil that led to the weekend ouster...