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Nation 25 Mar 2019 | 8:48 AM

Bangladeshi construction worker’s stare breaks the Internet

PETALING JAYA: A portrait of a Bangladeshi construction worker in Malaysia has captivated social media users worldwide.

World 09 Nov 2016 | 9:08 PM

Pakistan deports 'Afghan girl' after arrest

KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan's president on Wednesday welcomed back Sharbat Gula, the green-eyed "Afghan Girl" whose 1985 photo in National Geographic became a symbol of her country's wars, offering her a furnished apartment after she was deported by Pakistan.

AseanPlus News 09 Nov 2016 | 9:26 AM

Pakistan deports National Geographic 'Afghan girl'

Peshawar (Pakistan) (AFP) - An Afghan woman immortalised on a National Geographic cover was deported by Pakistani officials early Wednesday to her war-torn homeland following a brief period of detention for using fraudulent identity papers.

World 08 Nov 2016 | 1:18 AM

Pakistan delays deportation of 'Afghan girl' for a few days

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistan on Monday delayed the planned deportation of Sharbat Gula, the green-eyed "Afghan Girl" whose 1985 photo in National Geographic became a symbol of her country's wars, an Afghan official said.

Viewpoints 07 Nov 2016 | 6:02 AM

It doesn’t hurt to be nice

Why waste so much energy on being mean when it’s so much easier to be kind?

World 04 Nov 2016 | 9:08 PM

Pakistan to deport 'Afghan Girl' from famed National Geographic photo

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A Pakistani judge on Friday ordered the deportation of Sharbat Gula, the green-eyed "Afghan Girl" whose 1985 photo in National Geographic became a symbol of her country's wars, after finding her guilty of illegally obtaining a Pakistani identity card.

Pakistan 04 Nov 2016 | 12:16 PM

Pakistan to deport National Geographic green-eyed ‘Afghan girl’

PESHAWAR: An Afghan woman immortalised on a National Geographic cover will be sent back to the war-torn homeland she first fled decades ago, after a Pakistani court ordered Friday that she be deported.

World 02 Nov 2016 | 8:40 PM

Pakistan denies bail to 'Afghan Girl' from National Geographic photo

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A Pakistani court on Wednesday denied bail to Sharbat Gula, who was arrested for illegally living in Pakistan and is best known as the green-eyed Afghan girl who posed for a National Geographic magazine photograph 30 years ago.

World 30 Oct 2016 | 7:33 AM

Afghan girl’s arrest

KARACHI: Life for women refugees is a particular kind of hell.

World 27 Oct 2016 | 1:48 AM

Pakistan arrests 'Afghan Girl' from iconic photo, on ID fraud charge

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani authorities on Wednesday arrested the green-eyed Afghan woman who became a symbol of her country's wars 30 years ago when her photo as a girl appeared on the cover of National Geographic magazine, her family said.