New Delhi has to move beyond its wait and watch policy
18 Mar 2020 11:55 PM
Chabahar port -- being jointly developed by India, Iran and Afghanistan -- is on Indian Ocean about 100 kilometres west of Pakistan border.
27 Dec 2019 9:23 AM
Meth boom adds to Afghanistan's opium and heroin woes.
20 Dec 2019 11:53 AM
A tattoo at a time, Afghan woman takes on society’s taboos.
16 Dec 2019 1:33 PM
The President referred to his September announcement to abruptly withdraw from peace talks after the Taliban killed a US soldier.
29 Nov 2019 9:38 AM
India one of the backers of Afghanistan's govt, contributing more than USD 3 bn since 2001 US-led invasion toppled Taliban.
22 Nov 2019 8:39 AM
US military authorities in Afghan arrested Naik on November 8 and his initial appearance was held before US Magistrate via video conference.
19 Nov 2019 11:21 AM
The spokesman told AFP that the consular section typically processes about 1,500 visa applications a day.
04 Nov 2019 1:55 PM
Afghan museum restores Buddhist history, one broken piece at a time.
15 Oct 2019 8:56 PM
The Afghan government forces have been fighting the Taliban for almost two decades, with all the peace initiatives having failed until now.
14 Oct 2019 2:33 PM
The senator made the statement ahead of her meeting with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh that took place on Friday.
13 Oct 2019 11:25 AM
Before he became one of the world’s most dangerous terrorists, Umar was the author of several best-selling jihadist fantasies.
11 Oct 2019 2:56 PM
Asim Umar, who led the AQIS from its formation in 2014, was killed during a joint US-Afghan raid on a Taliban compound.
09 Oct 2019 12:52 PM
'The bomb was placed in a motorcycle. Unfortunately, 10 civilians including a child were killed,' said Nangarhar governor spokesman.
07 Oct 2019 7:43 PM
A second provincial council member, Abdul Majid Akhundzadah said 40 people, all civilians, were killed in the attack.
23 Sep 2019 3:16 PM
The capsules were found to contain a white powder which turned out to be heroin in initial testing, officials added.
20 Sep 2019 8:29 AM
Karzai also urged the Taliban to seek the peace talks with the Afghan as much as with the US.
19 Sep 2019 2:28 PM
The Taliban movement, which has been fighting the government for years, has threatened to disrupt the process.
17 Sep 2019 3:44 PM
The casualties include women and children.
16 Sep 2019 7:17 PM
The announcement followed Trump's dramatic cancellation of a top-secret plan to fly Taliban leaders in for direct talks.
10 Sep 2019 2:10 PM