A magnitude 6.3 quake hit western Afghanistan's Herat province, killing at least 2,000 people and flattening entire villages.
The Taliban says all beauty salons in Afghanistan must now close as a one-month deadline ended, despite rare public opposition to the edict.
The Arkansas Republican has introduced a bill tying help for Afghans who supported the U.S. to limits on President Biden's immigration policies.
Sanctions are related to terrorism, human rights abuse and drug trafficking.
Protests have broken out worldwide as critics worry the talks will lead to legitimizing the Taliban regime despite the group’s stance on women’s rights.
The Taliban has banned women from attending universities — so they've started a movement.
If Congress fails to pass a bill establishing a path to permanent residence, many evacuees could be deported to Afghanistan — and face retaliation from the Taliban.
Most of the casualties were police officers in the northwestern city of Peshawar.
The action followed a BBC story that the Taliban was paying for the verification marks as part of Musk's strategy to make money.
“When I see them, I feel that these mannequins are also captured and trapped, and I get a sense of fear,” said a woman shopper.