Killing of adviser another blow to Afghan leader

A Taliban spokesman has claimed responsibility for the attack on behalf of the insurgent group.

NATO rocket killed 52 Afghan civilians: Hamid Karzai

Hamid Karzai said that NATO troops had fired a rocket that killed 52 civilians.

Foreign contracts fuel corruption: Afghan leader

Afghan leader has pushed back against allegations of government corruption.

Gates, Clinton rally in support of Karzai

The Pentagon chief and the top US diplomat say Afghan leader Hamid Karzai has a positive relationship with the Obama administration despite recent tensions.

Afghan leader to visit China tomorrow

Afghan President Hamid Karzai would arrive here on Tuesday on a three-day visit amid speculation that he may seek deeper engagement of China in his country both on the military front to contain Taliban and in rebuilding efforts.

Afghan leader appeals to Taliban to lay down guns

Afghanistan`s president appealed to
Taliban fighters today to put down their weapons and accept
Afghan laws as the government and its international allies
push a program to entice militants away from the insurgency.