Internally displaced Afghan children stand outside their shelter during a snowfall in Kabul, Afghanistan. File/Reuters
Children are the worst to suffer in conflict. And perhaps no other place is turning out to be so dangerous and lethal for children as Afghanistan. The 40-year-old conflict in the country is having a devastating impact on kids. Parties are failing in their duty
It is so unfortunate that the violence is increasing day by day in Afghanistan (“Afghan journalist shot dead in care ambush,” Jan. 3, Gulf Today website). Afghanistan, a battleground for the last four decades, will be a disaster for the whole region
When 20-year-old Salgy found out last week that she had topped some 200,000 students who took Afghanistan’s university entrance exam this year, she was elated. For months, she had locked herself away in her room in the capital Kabul to study,
The Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan has stoked fears of an exodus of Afghans and a repeat of Europe’s 2015/16 migration crisis, when more than a million people from the Middle East fled to the continent and resettled there. Thousands of Afghans have already
The United Arab Emirates and the world will celebrate a class of creativity, innovation, human progress, and the power of culture during the Expo 2020 Dubai,
It was a short but significant step from private space flights of Virgin Galactic of Richard Branson and Blue Origin of Jeff Bezos, where the self-made billionaires
Dental work for seniors on Medicare. An end to sky’s-the-limit pricing on prescription drugs. New options for long-term care at home. Coverage for low-income people locked out of Medicaid by ideological battles.