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Kabul control slips in Afghanistan amid US talks with Taliban

SIGAR said the US has dramatically increased air strikes, dropping 6,823 bombs in the first 11 months of 2018.

31 Jan 2019 12:26 PM

US withdrawal from Afghanistan will have implications in Kashmir: Former J&K DGP

‘After the US withdrawal, the terrorists organisations would feel pumped up, emboldened,’ said former DGP K Rajendra Kumar.

25 Dec 2018 12:59 PM

At least 4 civilians killed in Herat explosion

Afghanistan has long been suffering from unstable political, social and security issues.

20 Dec 2018 5:16 PM

India has stakes in Afghanistan,cooperation necessary for peace process: Pakistan

Pak Foreign Minister Qureshi said Pak alone could not bring peace in Afghanistan as it was a 'shared responsibility' of regional countries.

11 Dec 2018 3:24 PM

Afghan Army helicopter crashes, killing 25 on board: Officials

Among the dead were the deputy army corps commander for western Afghanistan and head of the Farah provincial council.

31 Oct 2018 2:55 PM


Asia Cup 2018: Pakistan news presenter makes obscene gesture live on camera

The news presenter seemed unaware of that he was already on-air and broke into a little dance, waving his middle finger live on the camera.

25 Sep 2018 8:35 AM

Afghans have been the most impressive team

He’s been around for a few years now, travelling the world, playing in T20 leagues.

23 Sep 2018 1:46 AM

In Afghanistan, an opportunity now beckoning

Pakistan believed that the US wanted a military victory and remained dismissive of its interest in a political settlement.

19 Sep 2018 1:27 AM

Guns and roses: Farmers in war-torn Afghanistan enjoy sweet smell of success

The sweet smelling crop is providing farmers in Nangarhar province with a viable alternative to growing opium poppies.

24 Jul 2018 12:07 AM

Bodybuilding, the pursuit of beauty in Kabul

The sport has a long tradition in Afghanistan, and was even tolerated by the Taliban when they ruled the country from 1996-2001.

25 Jun 2018 10:58 AM


Taliban, Afghan forces celebrate Eid ceasefire with hugs, take selfies

The Taliban announced a ceasefire for the first three days of Eid, for the first time since 2001.

16 Jun 2018 7:18 PM

Afghans keen to show mettle: Stanikzai

Stanikzai agreed that there was a difference between playing a T20 and a Test match.

14 Jun 2018 4:24 AM

No let-up in intensity, vows skipper Rahane

Rahane said that he was yet to discuss the XI with coach Ravi Shastri.

14 Jun 2018 2:33 AM

Kabul Mughal exhibition a reminder of city’s artistic glory

Dozens of enlarged reproductions of miniatures that were created in Kabul during the 16th century are on display in Babur Gardens.

05 Jun 2018 1:30 AM

1.2 billion children threatened by war, poverty, discrimination: study

More than 575 million girls live in countries "where gender bias is a serious issue".

31 May 2018 5:21 PM


An insight into chronicles of RAW & ISI spy games

This is not the recording of a scholarly seminar, nor the minutes of a dreary conference of high officials.

27 May 2018 2:45 AM

Magnum opus on AfPak history Of CIA, ISI at work

A substantial part of the book is about the collusion between Pakistan’s military-controlled spy agency, the ISI and the Taliban.

13 May 2018 6:14 AM

Stand firmly by Afghans

It’s in recognition of this factor that China recently agreed to do a joint economic project with India in Afghanistan, much to Pakistan’s annoyance.

08 May 2018 12:32 AM

Kohli right in gearing up for bigger tests

The most important part of a `learning curve’ for any sportspersons is when you face players and teams more experienced and better ranked.

06 May 2018 12:15 AM

Kabul’s day of horror

Kabul has seen anti-government protests on this count lately. Considerable responsibility rests with the United States.

02 May 2018 2:42 AM