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Try new way in Kabul

Many attended receptions by officials in Kabul and in other cities before returning to their fighting stations.

24 Jun 2018 6:13 AM

Afghanistan’s brief Id truce: A window of opportunity?

Most of the fighters are believed not to have seen life in town for a long time and were baffled by it.

22 Jun 2018 12:44 AM

Car bomb kills 26 at ceasefire gathering of Taliban, Afghan armed forces

The Taliban announced a surprise three-day ceasefire over the Eid holiday, which began on Friday, except against foreign forces.

16 Jun 2018 8:28 PM

Journos facing deadlier times in Afghanistan

Journalists and civil society activists must be given enough security in Afghanistan.

04 May 2018 4:36 AM

Afghan president launches new ID cards amid row over ethnicity

The much delayed 'e-tezkera' system, named after the local term for identity cards, is intended to reduce fraud and much more.

03 May 2018 5:14 PM


Kabul has agreed to revive peace talks with Taliban: Pakistan PM Abbasi

Pakistan has praised Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani’s overture to the Taliban offering to recognize the group as a political party.

07 Apr 2018 6:57 PM

Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to work for common goal

The two sides discussed the counter-terror cooperation, the regional situation, repatriation of Afghan refugees and combating drug production.

07 Apr 2018 6:47 AM

India supports Afghan 'unity' move to recognise Talibans as political group

The international community’s efforts, those supporting the terrorists affecting Afghanistan have not been deterred.

09 Mar 2018 2:49 PM

Dysfunctionality, drift lingers in Trump’s US

Ironically, making sense of all this to the world at large is still the “swamp” that Mr Trump promised to drain.

07 Mar 2018 3:09 AM

Challenge for US: Taliban’s propaganda has evolved

The dialogue offer comes almost a month after two deadly assaults in Kabul claimed almost 200 civilian lives.

21 Feb 2018 3:06 AM


Kabul hands Pakistan proof of its links to terror groups

Afghan interior minister, intelligence chief visit Islamabad to share info on Kabul hotel attack.

01 Feb 2018 7:22 AM

Kabul on edge: Gunmen attack military base, multiple casualties

Kabul remains on high alert as the city braces for further attacks.

29 Jan 2018 9:23 AM

US vows to 'work closely' with Afghanistan after Kabul mosque attack

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said, ‘enemies’ of Afghanistan will not succeed in their attempts to destroy the country.

29 Dec 2017 12:15 PM

First trilateral dialogue: China, Pak, Afghanistan agree to fight terrorism

China, Pakistan and Afghanistan agreed not to allow any country, group or individual to use their territories for terrorism.

26 Dec 2017 3:38 PM

6 killed in suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan, ISIS claims responsibility

A suicide attacker on foot blew himself up near a compound belonging to the Afghan intelligence agency in Kabul, killing six civilians.

25 Dec 2017 12:18 PM


Mike Pence pays surprise visit to US troops in Afghanistan

Pence's visit comes four months after Trump unveiled a new strategy for Afghanistan.

23 Dec 2017 3:08 PM

Trump has put Pak on notice for harbouring Taliban, terrorists: Pence

Trump has lifted all the restrictions that limited the effectiveness of their armed forces, allowing them to wage battle against enemy.

22 Dec 2017 9:25 AM

Kabul: intense fighting breaks out after militants storm training facility

Roads to the area were closed and dozens of police and intelligence officers were blocking access to the public.

18 Dec 2017 1:23 PM

Suicide bomber targets Ashraf Ghani’s critics, 14 killed

Ashraf Ghani issued a statement condemning the attack as a “criminal act”.

17 Nov 2017 2:56 AM

9 killed, scores injured in suicide bombing, IS claims responsibility: Kabul

The explosion was the latest in a wave of violence that has killed and wounded thousands of civilians in Afghanistan in 2017.

16 Nov 2017 6:14 PM