Fifteen Afghan civilians were killed when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb in the country's southern Helmand province.
The governments of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India have signed an accord for a new transnational pipeline to take Turkmen gas to India.
A group of Afghan deminers abducted by gunmen in the southeastern province of Khost has been freed.
With globalization multiplying the avenues by which corrupt practices span the globe, experts are debating the nature of corruption and how to stop it.
Daud Khattak discusses the destruction of Pakistan's Swat Valley by the Taliban, the Pakistani government, and devastating floods.
Corruption is on the rise in many countries, but so is the number of people willing to report incidents of it, according to a new report by the watchdog group Transparency International.
U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates today said U.S. Marines have reversed Taliban gains in one of the toughest battlefields in southern Afghanistan.
A new state company that will provide 50 percent of all fuel needed by the U.S. transit center at Manas airport near Bishkek was officially launched today.
Drug control agencies from Russia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Tajikistan have agreed to step up cooperation to stop the flow of drugs through Afghan borders.
As Afghanistan and its partners try to combat the Taliban insurgency in the Pashtun-populated south, rising violence in ethnically mixed northern provinces poses another complex regional challenge.
Afghanistan's Defense Ministry says an air strike by foreign forces has killed two Afghan soldiers and wounded five more south of Kabul.
The father-in-law of a young Afghan woman whose face had been disfigured to punish her for running away from her husband has been arrested.