Taliban Afghanistan

Hundreds of displaced families ordered to leave Kabul by Taliban

Taliban-led government's Deputy Minister of refugees and repatriation said, "This process began today and will continue, thus all (displaced) families in Kabul will go back to their provinces." 

published on : 8th October 2021

UN Summit: Annual jamboree of bystanders

To achieve the inspiring ideals envisage post the war, the world needs to reimagine the United Nations anew for it to be relevant to our times. Else, it is doomed to be a bystander.

published on : 26th September 2021

Pakistan gets Taliban assurance against attacks

According to Pakistani interior minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, some of the leaders and members of the Pakistani Taliban or Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan were freed from Afghan prisons.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Turban-makers of Bengal town feel heat of Afghanistan turmoil

Sonamukhi had become a turban hub over 40 years back when some Pakhtoons, locally known as Kabuliwallahs, used to visit Krishnabazar area to peddle spices, dry fruits, and for moneylending purposes.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Taliban takeover of Afghanistan to benefit Pakistan the most: AIMIM Chief Owaisi

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi also stated that China would also benefit from the Taliban takeover.

published on : 20th August 2021

Kabul wears a burqa, the world shuts its eyes

Who knows what roils its deep insides? How the magma rumbles in unseen aspects of rage … How can we watch placidly when history itself is at stake in a game of roulette?

published on : 20th August 2021

Indian mission in Kabul working overtime to handle sudden spurt of visa applications

Fearing Taliban onslaught, many Afghans are heading out to other countries.

published on : 15th August 2021

Taliban seize Jalalabad, cut off Afghan capital from east

The seizure comes amid rapid gains by the Taliban over the last week, pressuring Afghanistan's central government as U.S., British and Canadian forces rush troops in to help their diplomatic staffs.

published on : 15th August 2021

Rocket attack on Afghan capital as president gives Eid speech

It was the first rocket attack on Kabul since the Taliban launched a series of offensives to coincide with the final drawdown of foreign troops from war-wracked Afghanistan.

published on : 20th July 2021

International community calls for 'urgent end' to Taliban offensive

This follows another round of inconclusive talks in Qatar over the weekend between the Afghan government and the Taliban.

published on : 19th July 2021

Taliban supremo 'favours political settlement' to Afghan conflict: Statement

The Afghan government and Taliban insurgents sat down for a new round of talks in Doha over the weekend, stirring hopes that the long-stalled peace talks were being resuscitated.

published on : 18th July 2021