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Big Ben will ring at noon, then fall silent until 2021

Big Ben will ring at noon, then fall silent until 2021

Big Ben is due to sound the hour for the last time on Monday before it is silenced for four years of repair work. After 12 chimes at noon, the bell will begin its ...

 
 
8-year-old girl raped by old man in Ghazni after going to his shop to buy pen

8-year-old girl raped by old man in Ghazni after going to his shop to buy pen

An 8-year-old girl has been raped by an old man in Afghanistan's central-eastern Ghazni province.

600 civilians killed in US-led strikes in Iraq, Syria: Pentagon

600 civilians killed in US-led strikes in Iraq, Syria: Pentagon

The Pentagon says the US-led coalition airstrikes against purported Daesh targets in Syria and Iraq have killed ...

 
U.S. Senate Approves 4,000 More Special Visas For Afghans

U.S. Senate Approves 4,000 More Special Visas For Afghans

The armed services committee has given the go-ahead for 4,000 more special immigrant visas to be issued to Afghans....

UNAMA URGES RESTRAINT AMID ONGOING VIOLENT PROTESTS IN KABUL

UNAMA URGES RESTRAINT AMID ONGOING VIOLENT PROTESTS IN KABUL

The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) is deeply concerned that today's protests have led to more violence ...

 
Iran To Ban All Hand Written Afghan Passports

Iran To Ban All Hand Written Afghan Passports

Representatives of migrants in Iran have met with the CEO, who has promised government will look into the matter....