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Talk therapy may help soldiers combat insomnia

Studies show that up to 20 per cent of active military personnel have insomnia.

28 Apr 2018 8:05 AM

ISIS suicide attack on Kabul voters kills 57

Terrorists target people at voter registration centre.

23 Apr 2018 1:32 AM

Suicide attack on Kabul voter registration centre kills 31

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the blast, the group’s Amaq news agency said.

22 Apr 2018 1:56 PM

Sales of Afghanistan's renowned carpets unravel as war intensifies

Legend holds that Alexander the Great sent a carpet from the area to his mother.

13 Apr 2018 9:45 AM

Afghan mum cradling baby during university exam goes viral

Ahmadi appears a little bemused by the attention triggered by the photo of her cradling baby Khizran during the exam last month.

26 Mar 2018 11:07 AM


Severe combat wounds, PTSD tied to high blood pressure

The increased hypertension risk was additive and dependent on the severity of veteran’s injuries.

23 Mar 2018 3:29 PM

Mohammad Shahzad to miss matches against Hong Kong and Nepal

The wicketkeeper batsman was suspended for Afghanistan's upcoming two matches in the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018.

08 Mar 2018 2:15 PM

India-Iran sign 9 bilateral agreements with special focus on Chabahar port

Earlier on Saturday, Rouhani met Modi and held delegation-level talks at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi.

17 Feb 2018 2:55 PM

Taliban fighters hide bomb in 4-month-old baby’s clothes for terror attack, caught

According to reports, the bomb was carefully hidden on the body of the infant.

27 Jan 2018 10:54 AM

Must admit US-Pak ties under stress, says Islamabad’s envoy to US

Pak's ambassador to US said he believes that this is because in the US, sometimes, Pakistan is looked at from one lens or the other.

25 Jan 2018 4:00 PM


Attack under way on Kabul luxury hotel: officials

Ministry of interior spokesman Najib Danish confirmed that several attackers had entered the hotel and one has been killed.

21 Jan 2018 1:54 AM

US administration trying something new against ‘terror safe haven’ Pak

The policy is not about looking at Pakistan through the lens of Afghanistan, but it is about looking at the region and the future of the US.

08 Jan 2018 9:37 AM

Trump threats won’t change US-Pak dynamic

Logistical support for this mission, movement of heavy equipment, fuel and other supplies, needs connectivity via Pakistan.

07 Jan 2018 2:04 AM

Don’t blame us for your failures in Afghanistan: Pak’s retort to Trump

Trump said America had been 'foolishly' providing military aid to Pak for 15 yrs, but in return, it has only received 'lies and deceit.'

02 Jan 2018 10:16 AM

Pak claims India using Afghanistan to hatch conspiracies against CPEC

According to Dawn, Ahsan Iqbal said the 'enemies of Pakistan' were using different tactics and propaganda to fail CPEC economically.

29 Dec 2017 3:37 PM


Will take ‘unilateral steps’ with Pak to fight against terrorism: US

Under new strategy, US diplomatic, military, and economic resources are aligned in support of a negotiated settlement to terrorism.

16 Dec 2017 7:15 PM

Red carpet for Afghans, red signal for Pak

India and Pakistan have not played bilateral cricket since 2012 due to political tensions between the two neighbours.

12 Dec 2017 6:28 AM

Calling the ‘cursed’ Durand Line what it is

Everything suggests the manner in which the Durand agreement was signed constitutes a dark chapter in Afghan history.

13 Oct 2017 12:42 AM

Obesity rates among children have peaked in rich countries

Globally, more children are still underweight rather than obese although the researchers think that will change by 2022 if trends continue.

11 Oct 2017 7:59 AM

US desire to inject India in Afghanistan would be detrimental, says Pak PM

Abbasi said Pakistan wants peace in Afghanistan via a solution that 'is owned and led by the Afghans'.

09 Oct 2017 7:38 PM