Special forces rescued 80 people including mothers and babies from the Kabul hospital after three gunmen launched a morning assault
12 May 2020 3:58 PM
Attacks takes place day after defense minister and commander of U.S. forces visit facility.
29 Apr 2020 1:40 PM
Prior approval of government mandatory for foreign investments, to prevent the opportunistic takeover of domestic firms
23 Apr 2020 12:42 PM
The Herat province in western Afghanistan is one of the nation's hot spots because of proximity to Iran
19 Apr 2020 12:26 PM
The dire economic effects are already much in evidence, with widespread lockdowns freezing most normal activity
12 Apr 2020 9:57 AM
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