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The warring lovechildren of Cold War era

Caught in the midst of these competing ambitions is the fledgling government of the Fulbright scholar and academician Ashraf Ghani.

11 Nov 2017 12:58 AM

A stranglehold broken: Asian geopolitics shifts

India was forced to ship the biscuits through a long and circuitous route via Bandar Abbas port in Iran.

31 Oct 2017 12:13 AM

Wheat for Afghans sent via Chabahar

It may be recalled Pakistan is an obstacle to the direct India-Afghan trade route that passes through Pakistani territory.

30 Oct 2017 1:43 AM

Reinforcing ties with Kabul

India also made clear that besides fighting terrorism, it sought an Afghan-led, Afghan-owned and Afghan-controlled negotiated peace settlement.

26 Oct 2017 1:56 AM

India to extend aid for Afghan defence forces

“This was President Ghani’s “fourth visit to India in the last 3 years and 12th personal interaction between the two leaders”.

25 Oct 2017 1:23 AM


Modi, Ghani hold detailed terror, security, aid review

Modi-Ghani meet came just a day before US secretary of state Tillerson will hold talks with Indian leadership.

25 Oct 2017 12:46 AM

Modi, Afghan President discuss global issues, resolve to end terror

The two leaders also discussed ways to further the shared objective of promoting security and stability in Afghanistan.

24 Oct 2017 3:46 PM

Rex Tillerson makes surprise visit to Kabul

Ahead of his Pak-India visits, secretary of state meets President Ghani to discuss new US Afghan policy.

24 Oct 2017 5:55 AM

Sushma Swaraj to meet G-4 leaders on strategy

The four countries are looking to be permanent members of the UN Security Council.

21 Sep 2017 4:14 AM

Death toll from mosque attack in Kabul reaches 28: official

The Islamic State said in a statement on the website of its Aamaq news agency that it had deployed two attackers to the mosque.

26 Aug 2017 3:04 PM


In shadow of terror, Afghan celebrates Independence Day

Ghani welcomed dozens of Afghan officials for a morning ceremony at the presidential palace

20 Aug 2017 5:34 AM

Will cooperate with Afghanistan to fight terror, bring stability: Pak PM Abbasi

President Ghani and PM Abbasi agreed to work together to improve the economic condition in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

08 Aug 2017 12:39 PM

10 Afghan policemen killed in Taliban attack near India-made Salma dam

Official said the Taliban attacked late Saturday, setting off a gunbattle in which five insurgents were killed.

25 Jun 2017 5:18 PM

Pakistan and Afghanistan should improve their relations: China

Several people were killed when Afghanistan and Pakistan border troops exchanged fire for hours in early May.

25 Jun 2017 2:00 PM

President Ashraf Ghani inaugurates 1st Afghanistan-India air corridor bypassing Pak

The President said the aim of the route was to create more opportunities and make Afghanistan an exporter country.

19 Jun 2017 7:16 PM


More than 150 dead in Kabul truck-bomb blast; deadliest attack in 17 years

Previous official estimates had put the death toll at about 90, with more than 460 wounded.

06 Jun 2017 1:38 PM

Gunshots as Kabul protesters clash with police over deadly bombing

The bombing during the holy month of Ramadan highlighted the ability of militants to strike even in the capital's most secure district.

02 Jun 2017 3:47 PM

Trump speaks to Afghan President on phone, condemns Kabul attack

At least 90 people were killed and hundreds wounded when a massive truck bomb ripped through Kabul's diplomatic quarter during rush hour.

01 Jun 2017 9:35 AM

Sky not limit for South Asia: Modi at satellite launch

‘Isolated’ Pakistan claims it was kept out of project.

06 May 2017 1:00 AM

India is part of the problem: Pak on Afghan peace process

Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson Nafees Zakaria also attacked India on the Kashmir issue.

05 May 2017 9:17 PM