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Taliban captures 50 border police as...

Taliban captures 50 border police as...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 17 2019

The Taliban killed 20 Afghan soldiers and captured 20 less than a week ago

Taliban pile pressure on Afghan government...

Taliban pile pressure on Afghan government...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Large number of Taliban insurgents had launched attacks on several army posts in the province's Bala...

Death toll from attack on Shia gathering...

Death toll from attack on Shia gathering...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Militants fired mortar bombs at the gathering on Thursday

Flash floods, snow and rain kill at...

Flash floods, snow and rain kill at...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 6 2019

Some 5,000 people were displaced in Kandahar alone

Taliban to meet US for second round...

Taliban to meet US for second round...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 14 2019

The talks would come a week ahead of previously scheduled negotiations between the two sides in Qatar...

Acting Pentagon chief lands in Afghanistan,...

Acting Pentagon chief lands in Afghanistan,...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 11 2019

Shanahan, who will meet US troops and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on his first trip in his new...

Kabul sees Taliban-Afghan opposition...

Kabul sees Taliban-Afghan opposition...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 4 2019

The push for peace comes as the Taliban, ousted by US-led forces in 2001

Afghan president accuses Pakistan of...

Afghan president accuses Pakistan of...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 31 2019

In 2017, Pakistan began building a fence on its disputed 2,500km border with Afghanistan to prevent incursions...

Foreign troops to quit Afghanistan in...

Foreign troops to quit Afghanistan in...

World

Sun, Jan 27 2019

More talks on the draft are expected in February, again in the Qatari capital Doha, the Taliban sources...

Round of US-Taliban talks ends with...

Round of US-Taliban talks ends with...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 26 2019

Details provided by the sources to Reuters include apparent concessions from both sides, with foreign...

Taliban attack kills 126 security personnel...

Taliban attack kills 126 security personnel...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 21 2019

Two gunmen entered the campus right after the explosion and shot at many Afghan soldiers before being...

Car bomb attack kills eight security...

Car bomb attack kills eight security...

World

Sun, Jan 20 2019

Logar, located around 75kms from Kabul, is known as a strategic gateway to the capital and is vulnerable...

Taliban car bomb blast in Kabul kills...

Taliban car bomb blast in Kabul kills...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 15 2019

Five attackers, including the suicide bomber driving an explosives-laden vehicle,

Squabble over venue latest hurdle in...

Squabble over venue latest hurdle in...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 14 2019

Last week, Taliban leaders called off a fourth round of talks with US officials in the Arab Gulf state...

Taliban storm security posts in west...

Taliban storm security posts in west...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 7 2019

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attacks, among the most deadly in the province in many...

Taliban seek image makeover as Afghan...

Taliban seek image makeover as Afghan...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 29 2018

In June, Taliban leaders were angry at their fighters swapping selfish with soldiers and government officials...

Afghanistan ceasefire push in focus...

Afghanistan ceasefire push in focus...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 18 2018

The three-day meeting in Abu Dhabi is at least the third time that US special peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad...

At least 10 dead in attack on G4S site...

At least 10 dead in attack on G4S site...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 29 2018

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack

Afghanistan considering delaying April...

Afghanistan considering delaying April...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 26 2018

The IEC has announced preliminary result for parliamentary elections in 10 of the 33 Afghan provinces...

Suicide blast at Afghanistan mosque...

Suicide blast at Afghanistan mosque...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 23 2018

One security official said the victims had gathered for Friday prayers at the mosque in the Ismail Khel...

Taliban: No pact struck with US over...

Taliban: No pact struck with US over...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 19 2018

The Taliban have strengthened their grip over the past three years, with the government in Kabul controlling...