The Berlin-based corruption watchdog – Transparency International in its latest Corruption Perceptions Index has revealed that Afghanistan is among the three nations with the world’s highest degree of corruption as perceived by analysts and business leaders. More ...
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has accused the United States of withholding military supplies in an effort to pressure him into signing a stalled bilateral security deal.
KABUL, Nov. 30 -- A peaceful Afghanistan is for the benefit of Pakistan, said Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who visited Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday and held meeting with President Hamid Karzai
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif meet Afghanistani President Hamid Karzai on Saturday to revive the stalled peace process with the Taliban.
ISLAMABAD — Security analysts in Kabul are warning of dire consequences in the region if Washington and Kabul cannot resolve a standoff over a key bilateral security agreement. Afghan President Hamid Karzai is refusing to sign the deal until next year, which Washington says could lead to a complete withdrawal of U.S. forces before the end of 2014.
Hamid Karzai has suggested delaying April elections to avoid heavy snow, organisers said, an idea that will rattle the United States and critics who fear he may be trying to drag out his second and final term.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry says the bilateral security agreement between the US and Afghanistan will have negative consequences for the region if signed
BRUSSELS, Dec. 3 -- NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen warned on Tuesday that if Afghan President Hamid Karzai fails to sign a bilateral security agreement with the United States, NATO wouldn\'t be able to deploy its training and advisory mission in Afghanistan after 2014.
KABUL -- The upper house of the Afghan parliament has discussed the possibility of delaying April\'s presidential election because of extreme winter weather in parts of the country
JALALABAD, Afghanistan, Dec. 2 -- At least eight students were injured Monday morning as a blast went off in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar, said a provincial official
Aid workers in Afghanistan are increasingly under threat, the United Nations said on Saturday, calling it a worrying trend as most U.S.-led troops prepare to leave the country at the end of next year.
A US drone has crashed in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province, with Taliban militant group claiming responsibility for the incident, Press TV reports.
Officials say a suicide bomber has wounded an Afghan lawmaker by detonating explosives hidden in his turban.
Thousands of demonstrators have held a fresh massive rally in the Afghan capital, Kabul, to protest against the security deal on the future of the US military presence in the country.
A field commander of Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah has lost his life in clashes with foreign-backed militants near the Syrian capital, Damascus, reports say.