U.S. State Department quietly doled out about $100M to Afghanistan, with very little coverage of the transaction, The Fiscal Times reports.» Read More
NEW DELHI, April 24- When Afghan President Ashraf Ghani makes his first official visit to India next week, it will be a chance for New Delhi to regain ground lost to regional rivals Pakistan and China and push interests including trade routes and arms sales. China's emerging role in Afghanistan, and its announcement this week of $46 billion of investment in...
Soon, the Emirates are expected to complete a deal with General Atomics for a fleet of Predator drones to run spying missions. The NYT reports.
Afghan president Ashraf Ghani blamed ISIS for a suicide bombing here on Saturday that killed 35 civilians.
MES AYNAK, Afghanistan, April 12- China and Afghanistan remain deadlocked over a stalled $3 billion copper mine five months after Beijing demanded royalties be slashed by almost a half, underlining Kabul's struggles to support itself as foreign aid dries up. Tapping Afghanistan's estimated $1 trillion mineral resources is a top priority for President...
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday accused Saudi Arabia of "genocide" in Yemen.
The arrival of ISIS in Syria's capital threatens Syria's government and brings the group closer to some of the region's last stable countries.
Military intervention by Saudi Arabia in the conflict in Yemen is ringing alarm bells around the Middle East and the world.
All 9,800 U.S. troops will remain in Afghanistan through the end of 2015. The original plan was to cut the number by about half.
President Obama holds joint press conference with Afghan president, Ashraf Ghani.
President Obama holds joint press conference with Afghan president, Ashraf Ghani. Members in attendance ask questions.
President Obama holds a joint press conference with Afghanistan president, Ashraf Ghani. Obama states maintaining 9,800 troops through the end of the year.
Civil strife and terrorism in Yemen could pose a greater threat to the Gulf countries of the Middle East than tumbling oil prices, a major bank said.
The terrorist group "Islamic State" has rarely been out of the headlines but could financial pressures undermine its ambitions -- and existence?
The Islamic State armed group issued a video online on Tuesday purporting to show two Japanese hostages.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has tabled the possibility of a referendum on the country's controversial nuclear negotiations.
From retail to restaurants, "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer is naming his top buys in the wake of the Dow hitting 18K.
As the U.S. reduces its military budget, Jim Cramer sees allied countries are arming themselves. This is good news for one group of stocks.
The military pays far more than civilians because of operations and safety and transport.
KABUL- HAGEL SAYS SOMERS AND A NON-US HOSTAGE KILLED BY AL QAEDA MILITANTS DURING RESCUE ATTEMPT.
*Algeria, Bahamas, Belarus, Liberia and Serbia also in line. GENEVA, Nov 25- The 160- member World Trade Organization is in active discussions with 10 countries aiming to become members, including Kazakhstan and Afghanistan, WTO Director General Roberto Azevedo said in a report on Tuesday. But several bigger countries are queuing up, led by Kazakhstan.