Deadly attacks mar high turnout at Afghan vote

Millions of Afghans turned out to vote today in a presidential run-off election despite Taliban threats and violence that killed nearly 50 people ahead of the withdrawal of NATO troops later this year.

Jun 14, 2014, 21:27 PM IST

Afghan vote step forward on `democratic path`: US

The US today congratulated Afghan people on the successful and peaceful second round of presidential elections and said that this is a significant step forward on the country`s democratic path.

Jun 14, 2014, 21:01 PM IST