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Afghanistan in transition: Will history repeat itself?

The growing role of China and Russia will help stakeholders move beyond the sour legacy of US involvement in peace talks.

14 Feb 2017 12:49 AM

US silliness can have a damaging effect on Pak

In faraway DC and nearby Kabul, the temptation to knock Pakistan around for perceived misbehaviour is mostly irresistible.

13 Feb 2017 2:26 AM

Afghan kids direct traffic on mountain pass for USD4 a day

Afghanistan bans children under 14 from working and has ratified international conventions against child labor.

03 Feb 2017 12:52 PM

Afghan man cuts off wife's ears for speaking to other men

The victim, who is undergoing a treatment, is seeking her husband's arrest.

02 Feb 2017 9:46 AM

Kashmir cannot become Afghanistan or Syria: Mehbooba Mufti

Terming Jammu as a live example of Kashmiriyat, she lamented that you can no longer see a Pandit, a Muslim and a Dogra walking together.

31 Jan 2017 11:14 AM


In northern Afghanistan, bereaved women take up arms to fight ISIS

Nearly all of the women have lost a husband, son or brother to the Taliban or the newly active Islamic State in the province.

15 Jan 2017 3:41 PM

Pak 'deeply concerned' over RAW activities, 'nexus' with Afghan intel

Pakistan claimed some foreign elements were using the Afghan soil to foment trouble in the country.

13 Jan 2017 6:13 PM

Afghan activists ask Obama to ground pilot’s asylum plea

Rahmani has requested asylum in the US after allegedly receiving death threats from hardline insurgents.

31 Dec 2016 1:52 AM

Bacha bazi: How Afghans struggle to save boy sex slaves

Young boys dressed effeminately have an ornamental value in a society where the genders are tightly corralled.

20 Dec 2016 1:26 AM

Hina Rabbani criticises Pakistan’s Afghan policy

Khar urged Islamabad to revive their foreign policy of maintaining good relations with neighbours.

12 Dec 2016 1:32 AM


Explosion hits largest US base in Afghan, 4 killed, 14 hurt: NATO

'We can confirm that there was an explosion at Bagram Airfield this morning just after 5:30 am,' said military.

12 Nov 2016 10:28 AM