Suicide Bomber Kills 17, Injures 50 in Khost, Afghanistan

Suicide Bomber Kills 17, Injures 50 in Khost, Afghanistan

A suicide bomber detonated a bomb strapped to himself in the middle of an anti-government corruption in the eastern province of Khost, Afghanistan on Thursday, killing 17 people and injuring over 50 more. According to government officials, the explosion caused by the suicide bomber was near the area where the provincial officials were located. In […]

Conflicts Lead to Power Outage in Afghanistan

Conflicts Lead to Power Outage in Afghanistan

Afghan citizens have once again found themselves caught in the middle of the skirmish between the country’s military forces and the Taliban. This time, the conflicts have led to power outages in the Helmand and Kandahar provinces of Afghanistan. Both provinces already having severely limited electricity access as it is, having to mostly rely on […]

Afghan Woman Burnt to Death, Vigils to Be Held

Afghan Woman Burnt to Death, Vigils to Be Held

In a most horrifying incident, an Afghan woman was brutally beaten and set ablaze in Kabul, Afghanistan. Reports say the woman was killed because she allegedly burnt the pages of the holy Qur’an. Violence against women has been frequently taking different shapes and is nothing new in Afghanistan, a country laden with stringent religious values […]