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Iran exchanges heavy gunfire with Taliban on Afghan border, escalating tensions over water rights

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates ((DailyNews)) — The Taliban and Iran exchanged heavy gunfire Saturday on the Islamic Republic’s border with Afghanistan, killing and...

UN urges Afghanistan’s Taliban to reverse bans on women

UNITED NATIONS ((DailyNews)) — The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution Thursday calling on Afghanistan’s Taliban rulers to swiftly reverse their increasingly...

UN: Afghanistan is world’s most repressive country for women

ISLAMABAD ((DailyNews)) — Since the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan in August 2021, the country has become the most repressive in the world for women...

Seattle Opera puts story of Afghan women center stage

As the Taliban once again assert control of Afghanistan and push women further out of public view, a female Afghan filmmaker is working thousands...

Ruling Taliban display rare division in public over bans

ISLAMABAD ((DailyNews)) — A rare public show of division within the ranks of Afghanistan’s ruling Taliban emerged in recent days when Interior Minister Sirajuddin...

Peshawar, the city of flowers, becomes epicenter of violence

PESHAWAR, Pakistan ((DailyNews)) — Pakistan’s Peshawar was once known as “the city of flowers,” surrounded by orchards of pear, quince and pomegranate trees. It...

Pakistan bombing raises fears over security breach, 100 dead

PESHAWAR, Pakistan ((DailyNews)) — Pakistani authorities scrambled on Tuesday to determine how a suicide bomber was able to carry out one of the country’s...

Pakistan mosque suicide bomber kills 59, wounds over 150

PESHAWAR, Pakistan ((DailyNews)) — A suicide bomber struck a crowded mosque inside a police compound in Pakistan on Monday, causing the roof to collapse...

Taliban ban on female aid workers poses big dilemma for US

WASHINGTON ((DailyNews)) — For an idled worker at a Kabul-based aid group, Abaad, that helps abused Afghan women, frightened and often tearful calls are...

Taliban ban on women workers hits vital aid for Afghans

KABUL, Afghanistan ((DailyNews)) — Last June, a team of female doctors and nurses drove six hours across mountains, dry riverbeds and on unpaved roads...

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