In a shocking case of pedophilia, a 16 year old boy was gang-raped by Taliban commanders before being forced to carry out a suicide attack in Kabul.
Afghan policewomen this week met in Bamyan at a United Nations workshop to discuss the practical implementation of key UN resolutions on women’s rights and the protection of civilians
Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Saturday reaffirmed the commitment of national unity government (NUG) to safeguard freedom of speech and expression in Afghanistan.
The concerns over the recruitment of Afghan nationals to fight in Syria and Yemen are growing as more videos and pictures surface up on social media.
If reports are to be believed, Jandad Spinghar will be the new head of the Electoral Reforms Commission (ERC), instituted by the national unity government (NUG) recently.
Afghanistan Journalists Center (AFJC) has expressed concern over the restrictions imposed by provincial government officials on journalists’ access to information across the country.
During a raid in Shah WaliKot district of southern Kandahar province on Sunday, Afghan National Police (ANP) officials seized 1,250 kgof opium and 900 kg of hashish.
The officials of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) met rural women in the north-eastern Kunduz province as part of efforts to raise awareness about women’s rights.
The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Sunday unveiled a new training programme for women and girls in western Herat province.
The access to justice for women who have been victims of violence in Afghanistan needs to be strengthened, a new United Nations (UN) report has noted.