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Intense fighting in Afghan city Ghazni as Taliban presses

12 August 2018, 3:43 PM

Taliban insurgents attacked police headquarters and other government buildings in Ghazni in central Afghanistan on Sunday and were threatening to seize control of the city, with the main highway now heavily mined, local lawmakers and residents said

Afghan soldiers, Taliban celebrate unprecedented Eid ceasefire

16 June 2018, 8:16 AM

Afghan soldiers and Taliban militants celebrated an unprecedented ceasefire marking the end of the Ramadan fasting season with Eid greetings, hand shakes and big hugs.

Afghanistan’s Ghani announces ceasefire with Taliban

7 June 2018, 4:09 PM

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday announced for the first time an unconditional ceasefire with the Taliban, coinciding with the end of the Muslim fasting month, but excluding other militant groups, such as Islamic State.

Afghanistan announces ceasefire with Taliban for religious holiday

7 June 2018, 11:52 AM

Afghanistan announced Thursday a week-long ceasefire with the Taliban for Eid, the holiday that caps off Ramadan, though operations against other groups including Islamic State will continue.

Taliban releases kidnapped Afghan election staff

19 April 2018, 4:45 PM

Five people kidnapped from a voter registration centre in a largely Taliban-controlled area of Afghanistan were freed on Thursday, officials said.

Large number of COVID-19 cases among Afghan medics spark alarm in Kabul

8 May 2020, 2:10 AM

More than a third of confirmed coronavirus cases in the Afghan capital have been among doctors and other healthcare staff, two senior health officials said on Thursday, in a sign that the war-torn country is struggling to deal with the pandemic.

MTN reviewing allegations after being named in US complaint

31 December 2019, 9:36 AM

South African telecoms firm MTN on Monday said it was reviewing allegations raised in a US complaint which accuses several firms of paying protection money to extremist groups in Afghanistan.

MTN reviewing allegations after being named in US complaint

30 December 2019, 2:48 PM

South African telecoms firm MTN on Monday said it was reviewing allegations raised in a United States complaint which accuses several firms of paying protection money to extremist groups in Afghanistan.

27 local peace activists abducted in western Afghanistan

25 December 2019, 6:10 PM

Taliban militants have kidnapped 27 peace activists from a highway in Afghanistan’s western Farah province, local officials and peace activists said on Wednesday.

Afghanistan holds presidential polls amid fears of insecurity, fraud

29 September 2019, 10:45 AM

Afghans voted on Saturday in a one-day presidential election to elect their country’s new president through ballots amid a spate of small-scale attacks targeting polling stations across the country.

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