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Hindu Kush

Sole Survivor Of Taliban Attack On Medical Team Recounts Assault

AP | DEB RIECHMANN and AMIR SHAH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — One of the gunmen who killed 10 charitable health workers in northern Afghanistan hitched a ride with the medical team shor...

Earthquake Shakes Afghanistan, Pakistan

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD (AP) -- A meteorology official says a strong earthquake has shaken large areas of Pakistan and Afghanistan. There are no immediate reports ...

Afghanistan Pullback Planned: U.S. To Focus On Populated Areas

AP | LARA JAKES | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Military officials voiced frustration and congressional leaders urged caution Tuesday over what they described as President Barack ...

Band-e-Amir Pictures: Photos Of Afghanistan's First National Park

AP / Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Afghanistan designated it's first national park this year, Band-e-Amir. The 228-square-mile park is a group of six lakes situated high in the Hindu Ku...

Donkeys Deliver Ballots To Villages in Afghan Mountains

AP | RAFIQ MAQBOOL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PANJSHIR VALLEY, Afghanistan — A lack of decent roads and its towering, craggy mountains are leading Afghanistan to turn to an age-old mode of t...

Top 5 Buzzworthy Green Musicians

TreeHugger.com | Summer Rayne Oakes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The hottest bands, freshest sounds, and fiercest messaging of the month--from my ears to yours. 5. Ben Jelen I saw Ben play live for the first time ...