CIA museum: Inside the world's most top secret museum
It's filled with artefacts that have shaped history - but its doors are firmly shut to the public.
Pakistan providing airspace for US drones: Afghan minister
Afghan defence minister Mohammad Yaqoob Mujahid says US drones have been entering Afghanistan via Pakistan, which he calls a ‘clear violation’.
The Bloody Uprising Against the Taliban Led by One of Their Own
In northern Afghanistan, hundreds of Shiite Muslims joined an uprising led by a former Taliban commander. Times journalists spent time with the rebels massed to defend themselves.
Taliban cleric killed by attacker’s bomb hidden in fake leg: report
Sheikh Rahimullah Haqqani was killed in a seminary in Kabul on Thursday by an ISIS-affiliated suicide bomber, after surviving two previous attempts on his life.
A letter to … a child born the day the Taliban retook Afghanistan
A Hazara mother writes to the son she gave birth to in Kabul on August 15, 2021, reflecting on what has been lost.
A year after Biden's Afghanistan exit, accountability in short supply
As weary U.S. military planners wrapped up the evacuation and pullout from Afghanistan one year ago, officials across the government steeled themselves for intense public scrutiny into how America's longest war ended in shambles with the Taliban retaking
Zawahiri's victims: What it feels like to hear he's gone
The al-Qaeda leader's death hits home to those he robbed of a husband, a wife, or their eyesight.
Afghan refugee on losing hope in North Yorkshire hotel
An Afghan refugee says she has spent 11 months in a hotel since coming the UK and is losing hope.
Death of al-Qaeda leader in Kabul puts the Taliban on notice
The killing of Ayman al-Zawahiri exposes tensions among Afghanistan’s rulers.
EXPLAINER: A look at the missile that killed al-Qaida leader
WASHINGTON (AP) — For a year, U.S. officials have been saying that taking out a terrorist threat in Afghanistan with no American troops on the ground would be difficult but not impossible. Last weekend, the U.S.
Your Wednesday Briefing
Nancy Pelosi meets with Taiwan’s president.
Ayman al-Zawahiri: Shock in Kabul as US kills al-Qaeda leader
How two thunderous blasts led the BBC's Lyse Doucet to Ayman al-Zawahiri's villa in the "town of thieves".
Ayman al-Zawahiri: Al-Qaeda head who spread terror and violence around the world
Al-Zawahiri pioneered a brand of terrorism that prized spectacular attacks and later took up leadership after the death of Osama Bin Laden
Profile: Ayman al-Zawahiri
A profile of Ayman al-Zawahiri - the man who assumed the leadership of the al-Qaeda terror network after the killing of Osama Bin Laden in 2011.
Long-wanted al-Qaeda leader al-Zawahiri killed in US drone strike on Kabul
White House officials confirm successful counterterrorism operation, says there were no civilian casualties; US ground team has since pulled out, senior intelligence official says
Indian police arrest 14 after clashes between Hindus and Muslims in New Delhi
Religious clashes have broken out between the majority Hindu and minority Muslim communities during religious processions in several parts of the country.
The dangerous ‘truth’ of The Kashmir Files
The popular Bollywood film attempts to construct a truth about Kashmir out of the carcasses of facts.