Tag Archives: Taliban

  • Afghan woman stoned to death for ‘adultery’

    A young Afghan woman was stoned to death after being accused of adultery, officials said Tuesday, a medieval punishment apparently recorded in a video that harks back to the dark days of Taliban rule. ...

  • Taliban attack on Pakistan school kills 141 people

    Taliban insurgents killed at least 141 people, almost all of them children, after storming an army-run school on Tuesday in Pakistan's bloodiest ever terror attack. ...

  • Pakistan’s Malala wins EU’s Sakharov rights prize

    Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenage activist nominated for Friday's Nobel Peace Prize, was awarded the prestigious Sakharov human rights prize by the European Parliament on Thursday. ...