Kandahar

Gerard Butler's 'Kandahar' adds Nina Toussaint-White, Bahador Foladi 

"Kandahar" is based on the screenplay Waugh developed with former military intelligence officer Mitchell LaFortune.

published on : 11th December 2021

Ali Fazal joins Gerard Butler's 'Kandahar', to begin shoot soon

Details of Ali Fazal's character in 'Kandahar' are still under wraps. Gerard Bulter, 52, will play Tom Harris, a CIA operative working in the Middle East.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Ali Fazal joins Gerard Butler's 'Kandahar', to begin shoot soon

Ali Fazal, who has acted in international movies like 'Furious 7', 'Victoria and Abdul', expressed his excitement on being part of 'Kandahar'.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Dead or alive? On the trail of the Taliban's supreme leader

Whether the elderly cleric is alive or dead is something many Afghans are uncertain about, and even the most dedicated analysts have doubts about who is really leading the group.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Kabul not facing 'imminent threat' from Taliban: Pentagon

The Taliban on Thursday overran Afghanistan's second and third largest cities, Kandahar and Herat, days after the United States completed most of its withdrawal from a 20-year military involvement.

published on : 14th August 2021

Crisis deepens further as Talibans take Kandahar, Herat in major Afghanistan offensive

The latest US assessment suggests Kabul could come under insurgent pressure within 30 days and that, if current trends hold, the Taliban could gain full control of the country within a few months.

published on : 13th August 2021

Mortar attack in Afghanistan's Kandahar kills at least five people, confirms official

Provincial police spokesman Jamal Naser Barekzai blamed the Taliban for the attack, although the militants denied responsibility.

published on : 1st August 2021

Several rockets hit Kandahar airport as Taliban-led violence rages

Violence has escalated in Afghanistan in recent weeks as the Taliban have intensified their offensive against civilians, Afghan defense and security forces.

published on : 1st August 2021

India evacuates 50 diplomats, security personnel from Kandahar as Taliban captures new areas

A special aircraft of the Indian Air Force was sent on Saturday to bring back the Indian diplomats, officials and other staff members including a group of Indo-Tibetan Border Police personnel.

published on : 11th July 2021

US pulls out of major Kandahar base in southern Afghanistan: Afghan army

Kandahar province was the birthplace of the Taliban and has in recent months seen intense clashes between militants and Afghan forces. 

published on : 14th May 2021

11 children killed in Afghan suicide attack on foreign convoy

Sixteen others were wounded, including foreign and Afghan security forces, when a bomb-laden car exploded in the southern province of Kandahar.

published on : 30th April 2018