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Violence is one of the many obstacles to education that Afghan girls face.
Former Balkh province governor Atta Mohammad Noor may be eyeing a run for president.
The political satire show includes a presidential impersonator and a touch of prudence on warlords and sex.
The community’s defiance against terrorists is now tinged with fear.
A suicide bomber killed at least 30 people near an event marking the Persian new year.
An isolated farming region, Farah province has fewer than 1 million inhabitants and is rarely visited by journalists.
“I couldn’t eat for the next two days,” said one worker.
Taliban insurgents claimed responsibility for the attack, which they said targeted police guarding a road leading to the former Interior Ministry in an area densely populated with civilians.
Taliban insurgents said they aimed at “citizens of occupying nations.”