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Sweden grants temporary asylum to 106-year-old Afghan woman

The Migration Court of Appeal said Wednesday it has reversed a decision to deport Bibihal Uzbeki who is severely disabled.

04 Oct 2017 6:23 PM

Pentagon official says India committed to broaden Afghan developmental efforts

Mattis observed that Trump administrations South Asia strategy is not an exclusive strategy.

04 Oct 2017 12:52 PM

Trump’s Afghan war: India must stay out

Why is fighting against Afghan tribals such a fatal attraction?

11 Sep 2017 1:29 AM

Are jihadis worth shielding?

Accidental, unwilling, not our fault, instrumentalist, understandable, never really ideological — it’s a good story. But parse its foundations.

11 Sep 2017 1:27 AM

Afghanistan: Trump has changed the big picture

Mr Trump‘s announcement failed to elicit a highly positive response in the United States and India, where it should have.

04 Sep 2017 12:34 AM


Forgetting core issues, Pak busy punching Trump, India

The weird thing is, the militarised state is telling us that it is doing all of this. In plain words, directly and right in front of us.

28 Aug 2017 12:29 AM

Book review: Walking through Kabul, in the shadow of war

As someone who spent her childhood there, and who is distressed when Afghanistan is imagines as a forsaken wilderness populated by masked bandits,

13 Aug 2017 2:00 AM

Pak fixation on India setting it on a collision course with US

Pakistan’s India-centred strategic paradigm is one of the biggest drags on the country’s progress.

05 Jul 2017 2:27 AM

Shai Hope leads West Indies to victory over Afghanistan

The West Indian batsman scored a patient unbeaten 48 to stave off the threat of Afghan leg-spinner Rashid Khan

12 Jun 2017 1:01 PM

Afghanistan says no to Pakistan matches

The Kabul match, set for July or August, would have been followed by a fixture in Pakistan and a full series at an unspecified date.

03 Jun 2017 1:55 AM


Afghan women break ground with TV launch

Female newsreaders appear regularly on many Afghan channels, but an entire station for women is a novelty.

20 May 2017 2:34 AM

Trump hails military after 'Mother Of All Bombs' dropped in Afghanistan

Trump said he authorised the use of the bomb in Afghanistan and called the mission "very, very successful".

14 Apr 2017 10:46 AM

4 missiles fired by Afghanistan land in northwest Pakistan's tribal region

No incidents of loss of life were reported, authorities said.

02 Apr 2017 6:10 PM

Pakistan destabilising Afghan situation, says Salahuddin Rabbani

Minister Salahuddin Rabbani also praised India for its consistent support to the war-torn country’s reconstruction and development.

23 Mar 2017 1:52 AM

Virtual reality brings home horror of hospital attacks

The Doctors Without Borders group is launching the film to counter surging attacks on medical facilities and workers in conflict zones.

22 Mar 2017 6:20 PM


Afghans find some escape as 'family cinema' opens in Kabul

Kabul's movie halls are popular with raucous male audiences who clap and whistle at screens wreathed in clouds cigarette smoke.

16 Mar 2017 9:17 AM

Book review: A first-rate study of Pak’s spook headquarters

The ISI’s resurrection and golden hour came in the 1980s, after the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan.

26 Feb 2017 1:35 AM

Pakistan moves artillery to Afghan border

Pakistan alleges that the group, which claims to be behind the recent wave of terrorist attacks, has found “safe haven” in Afghanistan.

21 Feb 2017 3:10 AM

Afghanistan once again a flashpoint

This month, at least 22 people were killed and 41 wounded in a suicide blast at Afghanistan’s Supreme Court in Kabul.

21 Feb 2017 12:57 AM

India to host Afghanistan-Ireland series

Afghanistan will play Ireland three T20s, five ODIs and a 4-day match at the Greater Noida stadium.

15 Feb 2017 3:07 PM