Afghanistan's Interior Ministry has said that at least 88 "armed insurgents" were killed during the previous 24 hours as a result of antiterrorism operations across the country.
Doctors say a 35-year-old woman has given birth to quintuplets in Afghanistan's northern Samangan Province.
The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) has accused the Taliban of deceit and collusion, and demanded that the Afghan militant movement tell the truth about the circumstances of its late leader's death.
Kabul isn't mourning the death of its elusive and longtime adversary, Mullah Mohammad Omar, and it is making sure the Afghan people don't either.
A top official within the Taliban has announced his resignation amid a growing leadership struggle in the Afghan militant organization.
An accused Russian Taliban leader was compliant when captured in Afghanistan, and said he was doing "God's work," a former American soldier testified August 3.
The family of the late Afghan Taliban leader, Mullah Mohammad Omar, says it's not backing his announced successor and that religious scholars and veterans of the movement should choose his replacement.
The Afghan Taliban has published a written statement purportedly quoting Jaluluddin Haqqani as it continues to deny claims that the Haqqani network founder is dead.
An official Taliban statement on August 1 denied Pakistani media reports that the founder of the Haqqani network -- a militant group affiliated with the Taliban and Al-Qaeda -- died about a year ago.
The White House confirmed the death of Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Omar July 31 and said his demise "represents a chance for yet more progress on the path to a stable, secure Afghanistan."
Czech police say they used tear gas to stop migrants who were trying to flee a detention center in the country's northeast on July 31.
The Afghan Taliban has a new leader, one who appears pragmatic and moderate compared to Mullah Mohammad Omar, the near-mythical figure he replaces.