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National Geographic's 'Afghan Girl' to travel to India for free treatment

National Geographic's 'Afghan Girl' to travel to India for free treatment

After a controversial departure from Pakistan, National Geographic`s famous `Afghan Girl` Sharbat Gula will travel to India to receive free medical treatment.

Kabul welcomes back National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

Kabul welcomes back National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

The image became a symbol of Afghanistan`s suffering during the 1980s Soviet occupation and U.S.-backed mujahadeen insurgency against it.

Pakistan being urged not to deport NatGeo's 'Afghan Girl'

A Pakistani provincial government may urge the federal government not to extradite NatGeo's famed "Afghan Girl" Sharbat Gula, and instead award her the status of a refugee in the country, the media reported.

Pakistan court rejects bail plea of National Geographic's 'Afghan girl'

Pakistan court rejects bail plea of National Geographic's 'Afghan girl'

The haunting photo of a green-eyed, Afghan girl named Sharbat Gula was one of National Geographic magazine's most famous covers. 

UNHCR distances itself from 'Afghan Girl' Sharbat Gula

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Thursday distanced itself from Sharbat Gula, Nat Geo's famed 'Afghan Girl' who has been detained by authorities in Pakistan for alleged forgery.

National Geographic's famed ''Afghan Girl'' arrested in Pakistan

National Geographic`s famed `Afghan Girl` Sharbat Bibi was arrested by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Wednesday in Pakistan`s Peshawar city, authorities said.

National Geographic `Afghan girl` in Pakistan papers probe

 Pakistani officials are investigating after the famous green-eyed "Afghan girl" immortalised in a 1985 National Geographic magazine cover was found living in the country on fraudulent identity papers.

Minor Afghan girl allegedly raped in Delhi

A two-and-a-half-year old girl was allegedly raped inside her rented house here Thursday.

Tortured Afghan girl wants in-laws jailed

Sahar Gul became the bruised and bloodied face of women`s rights in Afghanistan after she was rescued in late December.

Tortured Afghan girl to go to India for treatment

A 15-year-old Afghan girl whose in-laws tried forcing her into prostitution will be sent to India for medical treatment.

Afghan girl, 8, dies carrying bomb for insurgents

An eight-year-old Afghan girl was
killed when insurgents detonated a bomb in a bag which they
had given her to take to police nearby, the interior ministry
said on Sunday.

Afghan girl asked to face cross-examination or risk attacker walking free

Bibi Aisha had attracted international attention after it was reported by Time magazine that her nose and ears were chopped off by her in-laws.