Flood kills 25 in northern Afghan province

Floods washed away several houses and killed at least 25 people at a wedding party in the northern province of Saripul.

US improves security in Afghan province: Governor

UK troops have turned over parts of Helmand to thousands of US reinforcements.

Taliban, rival militants battle in Afghan province, 50 killed

Gunbattle between the Taliban and another Islamist faction have killed at least 50 people in northeastern Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday.