If we are serious about growing the economy and creating jobs, we need to support these young people – even though they don't seem to expect any help or handouts, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Showers late. More sun than clouds. Mild.
Nothing comes close to a thermonuclear weapon. Insider spoke to the US's leading arms control experts, who struggled to make sense of what Trump said.
President Donald Trump called off secret talks at Camp David between himself and the Taliban. Just the plan made some veterans furious.
Trump sees himself as a powerful negotiator, but in Afghanistan his desire to withdraw forces his negotiator to work with "one hand behind his back."
The founder of the Haqqani network, one of Afghanistan's most effective and feared militant groups, has died after a long illness, their affiliates the Afghan Taliban have announced.
Gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Kabul and killed at least 18 people including 14 foreigners, sparking a 12-hour battle that left terrified guests scrambling to escape and parts of the building ablaze.
Afghan official says eight police have been killed in attacks on three checkpoints in southern Kandahar province.
The Taliban have released 21 of some two dozen hostages pulled from their vehicles on a highway in southern Afghanistan, officials say, a day after they were abducted by the militants.
President Barack Obama has confirmed that Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a US air strike, hailing his death as an "important milestone" in efforts to bring peace to Afghanistan.
Google has removed a Taliban-developed online application for Android smartphones aimed at increasing the militant group’s visibility worldwide.
Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan have announced the start of their "spring offensive", vowing a final summer of bloody attacks on foreign forces.
Bolton's short resignation letter is emblematic of the terse nature of his departure from the White House, which did not occur under friendly terms.
The Taliban's trip was reportedly embraced by Trump, but some National Security Council officials were not privy to the fluid developments.
In a heartwarming video, 5-year-old Ahmad Sayed Rahman gleefully reacts and dances after receiving a prosthetic leg at an Afghan orthopedic centre.
Authorities say a suicide bomber driving an ambulance killed at least 95 people and wounded 158 in an attack claimed by the Taliban in the Afghan capital Kabul.
Freed Canadian hostage Joshua Boyle has accused his kidnappers of murdering his baby daughter and raping his wife during his family's years-long captivity by the Haqqani network.
At least 27 policemen have been killed and 40 wounded after a bomb attack claimed by the Taliban struck a convoy of buses transporting police cadets in Kabul, the interior ministry says.
An Afghan Taliban spokesperson has confirmed the death of Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, the group's leader, in a US drone strike and announced the appointment of Haibatullah Akhunzada as his successor.
At least 30 people were killed and hundreds wounded when a Taliban truck bomb tore through central Kabul, triggering a fierce firefight, a week after the insurgents launched their annual spring offensive.
Pakistan reported 306 polio cases last year, but many parents refuse to allow their children to be vaccinated against the disease.
The Taliban released a senior female Afghan MP on Saturday, after kidnapping her last month. Watch this dramatic footage of her release.
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