The Tough Journey of a Young Afghan Refugee

Shams Patman was flourishing in the rough, dry mountainous Province of Laghman in Afghanistan. He had passed the 12th grade and had done two years further education as a medical technician. In addition to this Patman had completed basic…

Indian Social Activists Save Afghan Girl’s Life

Huzma was born in a poor family in Khost province of Afghanistan with congenital heart disease. The optimal age to operate on this disease is age one or two, but her family had been unable to arrange it even as she reached age 11. Then…

Indian Social Activists Save Afghan Girl’s Life

Huzma was born in a poor family in Khost province of Afghanistan with congenital heart disease. The optimal age to operate on this disease is age one or two, but her family had been unable to arrange it even as she reached age 11. Then…

My First Kiss was at the Age of 8

"Zohra is 23 years old and lives in New York, USA. Her name and city is changed for privacy purpose." “We were playing this game in the class where everyone writes questions on a paper, folds it, mix all the folded papers, pick one and…

The Origins of Shia Sunni Split in Islam

The great great grandfather of prophet Mohammad was Abd Manaf (circa 400 AD) from the Banu Quresh tribe. Banu Quresh was the custodian of Kaaba. As hundreds of idols were housed in Kaaba and as it was also at the intersection of trade…

Dr Mohammed Najibullah: The Afghan Prometheus

Mullah Abdul Razzaq was the Taliban ringleader who carried out the torture, killing, mutilation and desecration of the corpses — a war crime by any definition — at the behest of his Pakistani minders “Strike harder, squeeze him, don’t leave…

US drones strike jihadists in Pakistan

The US targeted jihadists based in Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Agencies earlier today in the first recorded drone strike in the country since mid-June. The US is likely to step up strikes in Pakistan after President Trump…