Sign in
Download Opera News App

KIDNAPPING

Afghanistan: Taliban ban barbers in Helmand province from trimming beards

Afghanistan: Taliban ban barbers in Helmand province from trimming beards

AFP via Getty Images Barbers in Afghanistan’s Helmand province have been banned from shaving or trimming beards, according to reports. Taliban religious police say it breaches their interpretation of Islamic law and anyone violating the rule will be punished, according to the BBC. Barbers in the capital Kabul say they also received similar orders. The...

Read Full Story
Afghanistan Associated Press Getty Images Helmand Mullah Nooruddin Turabi Taliban

Top News

EUROPEAN POLITICS

Princess Eugenie and son August could pay Queen special visit in coming days

express.co.uk
Princess Eugenie and son August could pay Queen special visit in coming days

EUROPEAN POLITICS

Princess Eugenie and son August could pay Queen special visit in coming days

express.co.uk

HOMEPAGE

Queen's recent tightly packed schedule in pictures before tour cancelled due to medical advice

news.sky.com
Queen's recent tightly packed schedule in pictures before tour cancelled due to medical advice

HOMEPAGE

Queen's recent tightly packed schedule in pictures before tour cancelled due to medical advice

news.sky.com

comments

Load app to read more comments