Taliban occupation of Afghanistan

Republican senators seek accountability from Biden admin for US military equipment seized by Taliban

The senators asked the Biden administration to account for taxpayer-funded American military equipment that may have fallen into the Taliban's hands after they seized Kabul.

published on : 20th August 2021

India should be 'open-minded' about dealing with Taliban: Former external affairs minister Yashwant Sinha 

Indian government should not conclude that the Taliban will place itself "in Pakistan's lap" as every country furthers its own interests, Sinha said in an interview.

published on : 19th August 2021

Five promises the Taliban have made in Afghanistan

A core point of the troop withdrawal deal Washington signed with the Taliban last year was that they will not allow militant groups to operate out of Afghanistan.

published on : 19th August 2021

Taliban fight trust deficit with PR blitz

Memories of the militants' brutal 1996-2001 regime and the near-two-decade insurgency that killed tens of thousands are etched on Afghan minds -- especially women and religious minorities.

published on : 19th August 2021

Mappila revolt of 1921 was manifestation of Talibani mindset: Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav said the Talibani mindset does not spare any religion. Thousands of Muslims were forced to suffer in Malabar due to the riot, he added. 

published on : 19th 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