World  /  Published 22.09.21

Taliban write to UN, name envoy

  The Taliban have written to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres nominating their spokesman Suhail Shaheen as Afghanistan's new ambassador to the UN and have asked to participate and speak i...
By Yoshita Singh in United Nations

World  /  Published 22.09.21

Imran in Afghan inclusive call

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday called on the Taliban to form an inclusive government in Afghanistan, warning that a failure to do so could see the neighbouring country descend into civi...
By PTI in Islamabad

Sports  /  Published 21.09.21

Taliban sack CEO of Afghan cricket board

Shinwari’s submit, seen by AFP, was later not seen, with the web page apparently deactivated. Within the Pashto language submit, Shinwari stated he had requested for a proper order however didn...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Kabul

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 18.09.21

Biden faced 'unfair criticism', says Pak PM

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said he believed US President Joe Biden was targeted with "unfair criticism" over troops withdrawal from Afghanistan and termed his decision as the mos...
By Sajjad Hussain in Islamabad


World  /  Published 18.09.21

US admits Kabul drone strike 'a tragic mistake'

A drone strike in Kabul last month killed as many as 10 civilians, including seven children, the U.S. military said on Friday, apologizing for what it called a "tragic mistake". The Pentago...
By Reuters in Washington

India  /  Published 18.09.21

Modi mum on Taliban but vocal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday underscored the need for caution in recognising the “new system” in Kabul, saying its failure to be representative of all sections of Afghan society ...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

World  /  Published 18.09.21

Moral police crack down in Taliban-ruled Kabul

Workers in the Afghan capital Kabul replaced signs for the country’s women's ministry with those for the Taliban’s moral police on Friday, as female former employees of the department ...
By Reuters in Washington

Opinion  /  Published 18.09.21

Letters to the editor: Antony Blinken on Pakistan’s alleged ‘duplicity’

Dual game Sir — The observations of the secretary of state of the United States of America, Antony Blinken, on Pakistan’s alleged ‘duplicity’ in dealing with terrorism and the...
By The Telegraph

World  /  Published 17.09.21

Taliban reopen school for boys

Afghan schools will open for boys from Saturday, the new Taliban ministry of education said in a statement that gave no indication of when girls might be able to go back to their classes. More than a...
By Reuters in Kabul


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