Suicide bomber, gunmen attack Afghanistan government building, four killed

No one immediately claimed responsibility for Wednesday's attack, but both Taliban and Islamic State group are active in eastern Afghanistan.

published on : 18th September 2019

Taliban open to new talks with US after bloody attacks

Trump had said the US was walking away from negotiations after nearly a year of grinding diplomatic efforts to strike a deal that could pave the way for an American withdrawal from Afghanistan.

published on : 18th September 2019

Taliban kill at least 48 in blast near Afghan presidential rally; Ashraf Ghani escapes unhurt

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said the attack near Ghani's rally was deliberately aimed at disrupting the September 28 elections.

published on : 17th September 2019

Attacks ahead of elections kill 7 more people in Afghanistan

No one immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing, but the Taliban are active in the province and earlier this month launched an attempt to take the city of Farah.

published on : 16th September 2019

Afghanistan breaks its own record for most consecutive T20I wins

Afghanistan rode on brilliant performances from Mohammad Nabi and Mujeeb Ur Rahman as they defeated Bangladesh by 25 runs in the third match of the ongoing tri-series.

published on : 16th September 2019

Tension over Kashmir not to affect TAPI pipeline project: Pakistan assures Turkmenistan

The TAPI pipeline project seeks to build connectivity in the South and Central Asian regions through gas pipelines and will help ease energy shortages in South Asia.

published on : 15th September 2019

Taliban delegation meets Russian diplomat in Moscow days after Donald Trump says talks 'dead'

A Taliban delegation held talks with Russian special envoy for Afghanistan, Zamir Kabulov, in Moscow to discuss the recent developments on the Afghan peace process.

published on : 14th September 2019

Afghan government says elections first, peace deal after

President Donald Trump abruptly called off talks to end American's longest war last week.

published on : 14th September 2019

US must insist Pakistan provides bases for its counter-terror operations in Afghanistan: Joe Biden

Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden went on the offensive in the third Democratic debate of the 2020 White House race.

published on : 13th September 2019

Biden says US must get Pakistan to provide its bases for Afghan operations

Ten candidates seeking the Democratic Party nomination to run against PresidentTrump in the election next year faced off in Houston in the third debate.

published on : 13th September 2019

Agencies on alert mode to prevent flow of Afghan heroin to Kochi

This comes following a spurt in the production of opium in Afghanistan in recent years

published on : 13th September 2019

NIA to approach Afghanistan for inputs about deported Keralite

NIA is all set to approach the Afghan government seeking details of a Wayanad native who was held in Kabul and was deported for attempting to join the Islamic State (IS) in 2017.

published on : 13th September 2019

India closely following developments in Afghanistan: MEA

The statement comes in the wake of Donald Trump pulling out of peace talks with the Taliban, after the extremist outfit claimed responsibility for a blast in Kabul which killed 12 people. 

published on : 12th September 2019

Afghanistan's Taliban sends warning to Donald Trump in bitter exchange 

As fears of increased violence soared with presidential elections approaching later this month, Afghan troops and Taliban insurgents have been engaged in heavy exchanges across Afghanistan.

published on : 12th September 2019

Afghanistan peace talks | Taliban wants US deal, but some in bigger hurry than others

The Taliban have been holding talks with the U.S.for over a year in the Qatari capital, Doha, where the militant Islamic movement maintains a political office.

published on : 12th September 2019
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