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US, UK embassies in Afghanistan accuse...

US, UK embassies in Afghanistan accuse...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 2 2021

The US Embassy in Kabul accused the Taliban of killing dozens of civilians in the area of Spin Boldak...

Commandos deployed as Afghan forces...

Afghan forces battle Taliban for control...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 2 2021

Taliban fighters assaulted at least three provincial capitals overnight -- Lashkar Gah, Kandahar and...

Afghanistan bombs Taliban fighters to...

Afghan forces bomb Taliban

South Asia

Sun, Aug 1 2021

Fighting has surged across the country since early May when US-led foreign forces began a final...

Taliban and Afghan forces clash again...

Taliban and Afghan forces clash again...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 31 2021

The main Herat compound of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan came under attack from...

Police guard killed at UN compound as...

Police guard killed at UN compound as...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 30 2021

During the fighting the UN's main compound in Herat came under attack by rocket-propelled grenades...

Taliban surge poses 'existential...

Taliban surge poses 'existential...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 29 2021

The latest data, for April and May this year, showed Taliban offensive has caused 705 civilian deaths...

Afghan villagers search for survivors...

Flash flood kills 40 in

South Asia

Thu, Jul 29 2021

The flood affected village is currently under Taliban control and the group said they would allow humanitarian...

Imran Khan: Taliban are normal civilians,...

'Taliban are normal civilians, not military...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Pakistan has been long accused of helping the Taliban militarily, financially and with intelligence inputs...

Taliban tell China Afghanistan will...

Taliban tell China Afghanistan will...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Beijing hosted a Taliban delegation in 2019, but back-door links with the insurgents stretch back longer,...

Afghanistan arrests four journos over...

4 Afghan journos held for...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Local media advocates say the ability of media to report on crucial areas and battlefields as conflict...

Pakistan to finish fencing of border...

Pak border with Afghanistan by August...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Almost half the fencing on the border with Iran had also been completed

Afghan soldiers seek refuge in Pakistan...

Afghan soldiers seek refuge in...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Hundreds of Afghan army soldiers and civil officials have fled to neighbouring Tajikistan, Iran and Pakistan...

UN: Civilian casualties in Afghanistan...

UN: Civilian casualties in Afghanistan...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Heavy clashes have taken place around the country in the past two months as the Taliban launched major...

Thousands of Afghan families flee fighting...

Thousands of Afghan families flee Taliban...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 25 2021

'The fighting has displaced 22,000 families in the past one month in Kandahar'

Afghan govt bins Taliban claim of controlling...

'Taliban's 90% Afghan border control...

South-East Asia

Fri, Jul 23 2021

With the withdrawal of American-led foreign forces all but complete, the resurgent Taliban now controls...

Afghan VP slams Pakistani trolls with...

Pakistani trolls slammed with 1971 Pak...

World

Thu, Jul 22 2021

On December 16, 1971, Pakistani Commander Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi surrendered to Lt. Gen. Jagjit Singh...

Kabul, Taliban negotiators to meet in...

Kabul, Taliban negotiators to meet in...

South-East Asia

Sat, Jul 17 2021

The two sides have been meeting on and off for months in the Qatari capital but the talks have lost momentum...

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer...

Pulitzer-winning photographer killed...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 16 2021

He was part of a team to share the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for documenting the Rohingya crisis

Infographic: Afghan Taliban seize border...

Infographic: Afghan Taliban seize border...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 16 2021

Taliban fighters in Afghanistan have seized control of Afghanistan’s Spin Boldak crossing with...

Taliban offer three-month truce through...

Taliban offer ceasefire through prisoner...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jul 15 2021

They seek the release of 7,000 insurgents

Taliban claim control of key border...

Taliban claim control of key border...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 14 2021

Former US president George W Bush slammed current White House incumbent Biden's decision to withdraw...