• Thursday, Nov 21, 2019
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Taliban kill 48 in bloody day ahead...

Taliban kill 48 in bloody day ahead...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 17 2019

'The president is unharmed,' Ghani's aide told Reuters

Taliban kill at least 14, wound 145...

Taliban kill at least 14, wound 145...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 7 2019

The blast came a day after the Taliban called for a boycott of a September 28 presidential election and...

Taliban announce spring offensive amid...

Taliban announce spring offensive amid...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 12 2019

The spring offensive traditionally marks the start of the so-called fighting season, though the announcement...

Taliban kill 12 security forces in...

Taliban kill 12 security forces in...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Clearance operations continue in the district, officials said, and security forces helped Red Cross workers...

US peace envoy returns to Kabul ahead...

US peace envoy returns to Kabul ahead...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 1 2019

Khalilzad's last round of talks with the Taliban in Doha was originally slated to last two days in...

UN: Air strike kills 13 civilians in...

UN: Air strike kills 13 civilians in...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 25 2019

The US is the only member of the international coalition in Afghanistan that provides air support in...

Afghanistan presidential election delayed...

Afghanistan presidential election delayed...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 21 2019

The announcement by the Independent Election Commission (IEC) comes after speculation that the vote would...

At least six killed in blasts as Kabul...

At least six killed in blasts as Kabul...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 21 2019

The blasts were near Kabul University and the Karte Sakhi shrine

Taliban takes centre stage as Kabul...

Taliban takes centre stage as Kabul...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The marathon negotiations ended with both sides touting 'progress' - spurring Afghan fears the...

Trump 'serious' about Afghan withdrawal,...

Trump 'serious' about Afghan withdrawal,...

World

Sat, Feb 2 2019

The US president's apparent eagerness to pull troops out has weighed on the negotiations, which culminated...

Afghan women fear cost of peace will...

Afghan women fear cost of peace will...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 1 2019

After six days of negotiations in Qatar, the US and Taliban have agreed a draft framework for a deal...

Taliban appoint co-founder as top negotiator...

Taliban appoint co-founder as top negotiator...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 25 2019

The esteemed Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar has been appointed  chief of the political office

Taliban says talks with the US enter...

Taliban says talks with the US enter...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 24 2019

Washington has been stepping up efforts for a peace deal that could pave the way for the Taliban's...

US tells Taliban it must talk to Afghan...

US tells Taliban it must talk to Afghan...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 17 2019

Taliban representatives have met several times with US officials in recent months

Kabul faces water crisis as drought,...

Kabul faces water crisis as drought,...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 11 2019

Every year 80 million cubic meters of water are extracted from Kabul's aquifers

Taliban kill 21 Afghan security forces,...

Taliban kill 21 Afghan security forces,...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 2 2019

At least 21 local forces, including police and intelligence, were killed and another 23 wounded in the...

Afghan Taliban discusses 'post-occupation...

Afghan Taliban discusses 'post-occupation...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 1 2019

There have been reports in the past of talks between Iran and the Taliban, but they have typically been...

Afghan election organizers mull delaying...

Afghan election organizers mull delaying...

World

Thu, Dec 27 2018

Presidential, provincial council and district council elections are scheduled to take place across the...

Afghanistan mourns death of comic who...

Afghanistan mourns death of comic who...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 21 2018

Hanif Hamgam a 56-year-old graduate of Kabul Theatre and Art School, Hamgam died on Saturday from a long...

Death toll in Afghan election rally...

Death toll in Afghan election rally...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 14 2018

In the western province of Herat, two gunmen attacked the campaign office of a candidate in Injeel district,...

Taliban confirms meeting with US peace...

Taliban confirms meeting with US peace...

World

Sat, Oct 13 2018

The meeting with Khalilzad and other American officials took place in Doha on Friday