Since the movement swept to power, Taliban officials have said women would be able to work and study within the limits laid down by sharia
14 Sep 2021 10:04 AM
Australia's Sport Minister Richard Colbeck said earlier that the Taliban's decision on women's sport was 'deeply concerning'
09 Sep 2021 1:30 PM
What happens in universities and schools across the country is being closely watched by foreign powers
07 Sep 2021 10:45 AM
Behind every successful pacific political movement, there’s controlled, empowering anger
05 Sep 2021 2:41 AM
Stores begin whitewashing its outdoor walls to cover up advertisements showing the faces of smiling women in bridal regalia
19 Aug 2021 11:49 AM
In just a few minutes, everything changed for the 26-year-old resident of Herat, Afghanistan’s third-largest city
16 Aug 2021 3:42 AM
The aims of Promote were to improve the status of 75,000 Afghan women at all levels of society.
21 Sep 2018 12:17 AM
Under Taliban’s 1996-2001 regime, girls were banned from education.
14 Dec 2017 1:14 AM
The practice of erasing women's names is rooted in Afghan customs, rather than Islam, the dominant religion.
28 Jul 2017 2:41 PM
Nearly all of the women have lost a husband, son or brother to the Taliban or the newly active Islamic State in the province.
15 Jan 2017 3:41 PM