South Africa kept their World Cup hopes alive with a first win of the tournament against Afghanistan in Cardiff.
Sri Lanka emerged from the ruins of a spectacular batting collapse to kick-start their World Cup campaign by beating Afghanistan in Cardiff.
Animal rights campaigners are appealing for information after a “severely emaciated” lizard was found dying on the streets of Lochee.
Conservative leadership candidate Rory Stewart has won plaudits after posting a video of himself speaking in Dari, the language of Afghanistan.
England romped to a walkover victory in their final World Cup warm-up, with Jason Roy making light work of Afghanistan’s flimsy total at the Oval.
England rolled Afghanistan over for 160 in their final World Cup warm-up at the Oval, Jofra Archer and part-timer Joe Root taking three wickets apiece.
A video of a young Afghan amputee dancing for joy with his new prosthetic leg is taking the internet by storm.
At least five people were killed when Taliban fighters attacked the offices of a US-based aid organisation in the Afghan capital, the Interior Ministry has said.
The Taliban have attacked the offices of an international non-profit organisation in the Afghan capital.
The Afghan president has inaugurated the country’s new parliament, six months since elections were held and following long delays, unresolved disputes and political bickering.
A suicide blast rocked the Afghan capital Kabul during a gun battle with security forces.
US forces in Afghanistan have revised their death toll from a Taliban attack near the main American base in the country.
Soldiers pictured shooting at an image of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn carried out a “shameful act which destroys the reputation of the British Army”, an MP has said.
A soldier caught dealing high-purity cocaine worth nearly £47,000 has avoided jail after a sheriff said the stress he suffered during combat in Afghanistan may have affected his judgment.
The mum of a Tayport soldier killed in Afghanistan has hailed a charity which gave her garden a surprise makeover.
A Royal Marine serving life after being found guilty of murdering an injured Afghan fighter has been refused bail pending a new challenge against his conviction.