CNNfyi.com: Taleban to mark Afghan Hindus
May 2001 report on the Taleban's action, as well as a related lesson plan for further examining the news.
FAS: Taleban ("the Seekers")
Provides an overview of the Taliban, the Islamist political group that enforces a strict interpretation of Sharia law.
TIME: The Taliban and Afghanistan
Offers an overview of the Taliban, which ruled Afghanistan in the late 1990s and hosted Osama bin Laden.
Interactive guide to the issues and history of Afghanistan, the Taliban, and the conflict following the September 11 terrorist attack on the United States.
Who are the Taleban?
Analysis from the BBC.
Article about the Taliban, the Islamist party that ruled Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001.