Abdullah Shahood

Abdullah Shahood

Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan: Competitive ballroom dancing struggles to find fans

Competitive ballroom dance has been recognised as a sport for two decades by the International Olympic Committee. But it is still a struggle to convince sports fans that they are real athletes.

Turkmenistan: Competitive ballroom dancing struggles to find fans

US & Canada

Hurricane Harvey: Massive clean-up under way in Houston

Hurricane Harvey is long gone, but it's left behind millions of tonnes of debris. Getting rid of what has become a major public health concern is now a top priority.

Hurricane Harvey: Massive clean-up under way in Houston

US & Canada

Afghan rage over Kandahar massacre sentence

Victims' families furious that US soldier guilty of murdering 16 villagers did not receive the death penalty.

Afghan rage over Kandahar massacre sentence

Business & Economy

Irregular Afghan forces in focus for abuses

Atrocity claims against US forces and locals working with them prompt Karzai to order Americans out of Wardak province.

Irregular Afghan forces in focus for abuses

In Pictures

In pictures: At risk in Afghanistan's winter

Internally displaced Afghans are highly vulnerable in wintertime, prompting aid agencies to donate emergency supplies.

In pictures: At risk in Afghanistan's winter

US & Canada

Massacre trial reopens old Afghan wounds

Five months after a US soldier allegedly killed 16 people in Kandahar, Afghans say little has changed

Massacre trial reopens old Afghan wounds

Afghanistan

Children caught up in Afghan conflict

More children are being killed or maimed as bloody conflict takes a heavy toll on the civilian population.

Children caught up in Afghan conflict