|Saving Afghan’s ancient Buddhist city — and the country’s economy|
Monday, 03.18.2013, 07:14pm
It had the potential to be another Afghanistan Buddha disaster, recalling the Taliban’s destruction of two ancient statues that had stood for centuries in this country’s west: A buried Buddhist city lost to time was about to be obliterated by what promised to be one of the largest copper mines in the world.
|NATO mulls speical summit on Afghanistan|
Monday, 03.18.2013, 07:11pm
NATO is considering to hold an extraordinary special summit of Alliance leaders on Afghanistan middle of this year to mark the handing over of full security responsibility to Afghan forces.
"It is an idea that has been floated because mid-2013 will represent a milestone in Afghanistan because by mid-2013 we will have handed over the whole....
|Afghanistan’s President Hamid Karzai’s opponents in quiet talks with Taliban to forge peace deal|
Monday, 03.18.2013, 04:13pm
in their homeland. Earlier this month, Karzai accused the West of trying to craft an agreement between the Taliban and his political opponents and vowed to oppose the opening of a Taliban office in Qatar if it was used for talks with anyone other than his government. The U.S. has denied the allegations.
|Spanish troops will start leaving Afghanistan|
Monday, 03.18.2013, 04:03pm
Defence officials in Spain have announced to end its mission in Qala-i-Naw and to withdraw troops to the main base in Herat province. The Defence General Staff said that this move will bring forward the date for the repatriation of Spanish troops.
|An asylum seeker is facing deportation|
Monday, 03.18.2013, 04:01pm
An asylum seeker is facing deportation to Afghanistan despite fearing for his life if he is returned to his homeland.
|Izatullah Dawlatzai has career cricket day for Afghanistan|
Tuesday, 03.12.2013, 07:29pm
Kabir Khan's decision to leave out his quick bowler
Izatullah Dawlatzai in the Twenty20 and 50-over matches against Scotland
and bring him in for the Intercontinental Cup game was ....