For Essa Khan Laghmani, the decorated Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier who grabbed headlines across the world last month, it is a fall from grace.
A senior Afghan National Army (ANA) officer has been arrested by police in northern Baghlan province on charges of drug smuggling.
The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking was observed across the world, including Afghanistan, on Friday.
Ahead of the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, which falls on June 26, the production and consumption of illicit drugs has increased in Afghanistan.
To encourage men to be advocates for equality and women’s rights in Afghanistan, UN Women launched the HeForShe campaign in Kabul on Tuesday.
Hundreds of people took part in a meeting in Mazar-i-Sharif city of northern Balkh province on Sunday to discuss electoral issues and lay the foundation of a new regional civil society network.
At least four civilians were wounded in an improvised explosive device (IED) attack outside the office of Pajhwok News Agency in eastern Nangarhar province late on Wednesday.
Acting on the orders of President Ashraf Ghani, the mayor of Logar province was arrested by provincial police on Tuesday.
Women must play a central role in shaping the country’s future, especially when it comes to peace initiatives, the top United Nations (UN) official in Afghanistan said on Thursday.
Joining the world community, the parliamentarians in Afghanistan have strongly condemned the relentless persecution of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.