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    Seven Afghan hostages ‘killed’

    BBC | Updated at 09:25am on July 23, 2017

    At least seven villagers have been killed after being kidnapped by suspected Taliban militants, a senior Afghan police official says...

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    Islamic State head in Afghanistan killed, claims Pentagon

    Reuters | Updated at 01:24am on July 15, 2017

    The head of Islamic State in Afghanistan, Abu Sayed, was killed in a strike on the group's headquarters in Kunar province earlier this week, the...

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    War-hit Afghanistan ecstatic over cricket Test status

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2017

    Cricket-mad Afghanistan was euphoric after being awarded Test match status, a rare glimmer of good news amid rising insecurity, though many lamented the lack of...

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    Mixed reaction in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2017

    The decision of International Cricket Council of approving Test status for Afghanistan and Ireland has drawn a mixed reaction in Bangladesh as cricket administrators were...

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    Ireland and Afghanistan join Test elite

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on June 23, 2017

    Ireland and Afghanistan have been awarded Test match status, the International Cricket Council announced Thursday, thereby expanding the number of elite level nations for the...

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    Ireland, Afghanistan become Test nations

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:50pm on June 22, 2017

    Ireland and Afghanistan have both been awarded Test match status, the International Cricket Council announced Thursday. The move, which means the two countries become full...

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    Third American-Afghan war?

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 22, 2017

    THE decision by the Trump administration to bolster the presence of US troops in Afghanistan raises questions about America’s getting into the third phase of...

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    Outgoing Afghan envoy calls on president

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:14am on June 20, 2017

    Afghan ambassador to Bangladesh Abdul Rahim Oraz made a farewell call on president Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Monday in the afternoon...

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    Trump dashes hopes for Afghan peace

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 20, 2017

    THE comment of Georges Clemenceau, premier of France during World War I, that war is too important to be left to the generals was a...

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    Dozens killed in attack on regional Afghanistan police HQ - officials

    Reuters | Updated at 12:45pm on June 18, 2017

    Dozens of people were killed or wounded when as many as five suicide bombers attacked a police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan...