Taliban Fighters
World  /  Published 31.12.21

Ex-marine meets Talib again

The tea was hot. The room, oppressive and dusty. And the Taliban commander I sat across from in a bullet-scarred building in southern Afghanistan had tried to kill me a little over a decade ago. As I...
By Thomas Gibbons-Neff in Marja, Afghanistan

World  /  Published 05.10.21

Suspected Taliban attack at Gurdwara

A member of the Afghan Sikh minority, Sardar Govind Singh, said in a video posted on social media that the armed men damaged most of the CCTV cameras at the gurdwara and broke open several locked door...
By Our Bureau, Agencies

World  /  Published 01.10.21

US: Honest with Pak on concerns

The US has been very honest about its concerns with Pakistan for a long time about the terrorist safe havens along with the border areas of Afghanistan, the Pentagon has said. Afghanistan and the US ...
By Lalit K Jha in Washington

World  /  Published 27.09.21

Taliban seek resumption of flights

The Taliban government in Afghanistan appealed on Sunday for international flights to be resumed, promising full cooperation with airlines and saying that problems at Kabul airport had been resolved. ...
By Reuters

World  /  Published 19.09.21

Kabul: Pentagon admits ‘mistake’

The Pentagon acknowledged on Friday that the last US drone strike before American troops withdrew from Afghanistan was a tragic mistake that killed 10 civilians, including seven children, after initia...
By Eric Schmitt, Helene Cooper in Washington


World  /  Published 12.09.21

Counter-terrorists to get new module

Security forces deployed in counter-terrorism operations will get a fresh training module on the Taliban and their modus operandi, a PTI report said, claiming that the central security establishment h...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

World  /  Published 10.09.21

Taliban kill Afghan ex-VP kin

The Taliban have executed the brother of Amrullah Saleh, the former Afghan vice president who became one of the leaders of anti-Taliban opposition forces in the Panjshir valley, his nephew said on Fri...
By Reuters

World  /  Published 09.09.21

Dismay abroad greets Afghan govt make-up

Foreign countries greeted the make-up of the new government in Afghanistan with caution and dismay on Wednesday after the Taliban appointed hardline veteran figures to top positions, including several...
By Reuters in New York

India  /  Published 08.09.21

Citizens back Naseer, Javed

Over 150 eminent citizens have come out in support of actor Naseeruddin Shah and lyricist Javed Akhtar who have faced vitriolic criticism for standing up to extreme elements in religions while speakin...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 07.09.21

Taliban announces new cabinet

The Taliban included the leader of a US-designated terrorist organization in a new government to formally mark the group's return to power after 20 years of war with America, as the West grapples ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Kabul


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