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.
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.
A leading veterans’ charity is on the hunt for ex-forces personnel from across the north-east to share their stories for a new project.
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.
Britain is thought unlikely to increase troop numbers in Afghanistan in the wake of President Donald Trump’s announcement that he is to scale up US military presence in the country.
Prince Harry has opened up about how his time in Afghanistan was the trigger for him to get help dealing with his mother’s death.
Four BBC journalists were injured and their Afghan driver killed when they were caught up in a suicide bombing in Kabul that left 80 dead.
A Royal Marine who fatally shot an injured Taliban fighter in Afghanistan could be freed from prison within weeks.
A soldier who lost his leg after stepping on an explosive device in Afghanistan has rebuilt his life to become a helicopter pilot.