A close aide to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani sparked a diplomatic spat with the US by offering tough criticism of Washington's talks.
15 Mar 2019 2:08 PM
Taliban founder Mullah Omar lived within walking distance of US bases in Afghanistan for years.
11 Mar 2019 11:19 AM
No group has claimed responsibility for the blast and no casualties have been reported.
07 Mar 2019 2:50 PM
At least nine Taliban insurgents, including three suicide bombers, were killed by the Afghan forces.
01 Mar 2019 7:27 PM
Meet Fawzia Koofi: an Afghan trailblazer, who fought oppression all her life and confronted Taliban on women.
26 Feb 2019 10:15 PM
Afghan officials say 21 people have been killed in the latest Taliban attacks in the country.
05 Feb 2019 1:48 PM
SIGAR said the US has dramatically increased air strikes, dropping 6,823 bombs in the first 11 months of 2018.
31 Jan 2019 12:26 PM
Militant groups supported by Pakistan will continue to conduct attacks in India and Afghanistan, according to America's top spymaster.
30 Jan 2019 2:06 PM
At least 65 people were killed in a Taliban-claimed attack on an Afghan intelligence base.
22 Jan 2019 2:23 PM
The United States, Russia and Iran are all talking to the Taliban leadership.
22 Jan 2019 1:30 AM
A coordinated Taliban group assaulted a military base and police training center in eastern Afghanistan.
21 Jan 2019 4:04 PM
Army chief said there should be talks with Taliban to bring peace in Afghan, but asserted that engagement must be without any preconditions.
10 Jan 2019 12:33 PM
It may be recalled that the Afghan govt as well as the United States and Russia are in favour of engaging with the Pakistan-backed Afghan Taliban.
10 Jan 2019 1:21 AM
Rawat said that there should be a control on social media as it is becoming a source of spreading radicalisation.
09 Jan 2019 10:16 AM
If participation in talks with Taliban was acceptable, 'why not non-official dialogue with non-mainstream stake holders in J&K?', he asked.
09 Nov 2018 12:41 PM
For 2nd time, Russia is attempting to bring regional powers together while discovering ways to establish peace in Afghanistan.
09 Nov 2018 8:24 AM
Maulana Samiul Haq was killed by unidentified attackers in a house where he was staying.
02 Nov 2018 8:57 PM
Among the dead were the deputy army corps commander for western Afghanistan and head of the Farah provincial council.
31 Oct 2018 2:55 PM
Abdul Ghani Baradar as the most high-profile Afghan Taliban leader detained by Pakistan since the 9/11 attacks in 2001.
26 Oct 2018 11:58 AM
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for blast, but Taliban said earlier it had carried out more than 300 attacks.
20 Oct 2018 7:50 PM