Taliban Government
World  /  Published 12.09.21

US to blame for ‘our misfortune’

War-weary residents of Kabul expressed anger and feelings of betrayal by the US on Saturday, as the world marked the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that prompted a US invasion of Afghanistan and...
By The Telegraph in Washington

World  /  Published 11.09.21

Taliban's Afghan takeover worries UN chief

The Taliban's victory in Afghanistan might embolden other groups in different parts of the world, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned, expressing his worry over global terrorism while as...
By Yoshita Singh in United Nations

Sports  /  Published 11.09.21

Don’t shun us: Plea from Afghan cricket board

Afghanistan’s cricket authorities on Friday pleaded with other national teams not to shun it over the country’s new Taliban rulers’ suggestion that they might ban women from the spor...
By Agencies in Kabul

World  /  Published 11.09.21

Kabul: The journey out

Nadima Sahar, a 36-year-old government official in Kabul, was resigned at first. She would stay, no matter how bad things got. She saw hope in the progress Afghanistan had made over the past two decad...
By Madeleine Ngo in Arlington (Virginia)

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


India  /  Published 10.09.21

India: Taliban must keep terror promise

Terming the situation in Afghanistan as very fragile, India has said it is important that the Taliban adheres to its commitment to not allow the use of the Afghan soil for terrorism, including from te...
By Our bureau and PTI in United Nations

World  /  Published 10.09.21

US unhappy with Taliban govt

The Taliban-led interim government in Afghanistan does not reflect what the international community and the US hoped to see, the Biden administration has said, as it expressed concern over the lack of...
By Lalit K Jha in Washington

World  /  Published 10.09.21

CIA director meets Pak army chief & ISI head

The CIA director, William Burns, on Thursday met Pakistan army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa and ISI head Lieutenant General Faiz Hamid in Rawalpindi and dicussed regional security issues and the cu...
By PTI in Islamabad

World  /  Published 10.09.21

China pledges $30m aid

While the West has treated the Taliban government warily, China has made cautious overtures to a potentially dangerous neighbour that Beijing is eager to influence. In addition to welcoming the newly...
By Paul Mozur in Washington

World  /  Published 10.09.21

Foreigners leave Kabul

The first international commercial flight since the end of the chaotic western airlift from Afghanistan last month took off from Kabul airport on Thursday with more than 100 passengers on board, offic...
By Reuters in Washington


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