Over 100 Dead in One Week of Afghanistan Clashes

The clashes began when a large group of Taliban fighters had stormed Chora district of Uruzgan province lying in the middle of restive Ghazni, Kandahar and Helmand provinces More than 100 people, including 80 suspected Taliban militants and 24 Afghan ... [Read entire story]

Steve Braunias: The best of election 2017

Jacinda Ardern's hipster bodyguard Iain broke the internet but he was a bit of a cold fish. Bill English had a Maori guy who carried a kind of Willie Apiata vibe - you could imagine him in the deserts of Afghanistan, twisting the beard of some ... [Read entire story]