Afghanistan Women(Search results - 9)
SportsSep 15, 2021, 3:19 PM IST
32 Afghanistan female footballers reach Pakistan to evade Taliban
The Taliban takeover of Afghanistan has made life uncertain for the country's women, especially sportswomen. Meanwhile, 32 female footballers have eloped the country and entered Pakistan.
CRICKETSep 15, 2021, 2:05 PM IST
Afghanistan Cricket Board committed to promoting women's cricket, hopeful of Hobart Test going ahead
While the Taliban is seemingly against women's cricket, ACB is committed to promoting the same. Meanwhile, ACB also remains hopeful of the Australia Test in Hobart going ahead.
CRICKETSep 9, 2021, 9:34 AM IST
Cricket Australia takes on Taliban over refusal to let women play
Cricket Australia has announced that it will cancel the country's historic maiden men's Test match with Afghanistan following the Taliban government's stand that it will not allow its women's team to play.
CRICKETSep 8, 2021, 5:53 PM IST
Taliban bans women's sports in Afghanistan, including cricket
Taliban has gained total control of Afghanistan. Meanwhile, it seems to be a setback for women's sports in the country, with the Taliban barring them from participating in any sporting activity.
World NewsAug 23, 2021, 9:59 AM IST
What does Taliban's Sharia law mean for women in Afghanistan?
The Taliban have returned to power in Afghanistan, and so has their twisted ideology. Their brutal and extreme interpretation of the Sharia law heralds grim days ahead for Afghan women and signals the abuse of their rights.
World NewsAug 18, 2021, 5:25 PM IST
Group of women protest for their rights on Kabul streets in front of Taliban militants; watch video
As the Taliban took control of Afghanistan, women in hijabs protested, holding placards and handwritten paper signs. Taliban fighters surrounded the women as they protested.
World NewsAug 18, 2021, 12:09 PM IST
Old video of Taliban fighters breaking into laughter on question about women politicians goes viral
Now, amidst all the turmoil in Afghanistan, women in despair and global concern over their fate, an old video of Taliban fighters in Afghanistan bursting into laughter when a journalist questioned them about the right to vote for women politicians has gone viral.
World NewsAug 13, 2021, 7:15 PM IST
Taliban forcing Afghanistan women to marry terrorists, suggests report
The US Embassy in Kabul recently chastised the Taliban after receiving reports of the Taliban killing Afghan military personnel who had surrendered.