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Taliban claims deadly attack on Afghan...

Taliban claims deadly attack on Afghan...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 24 2019

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed responsibility on Twitter for the explosions

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

Afghan airstrikes kill 31

Afghan airstrikes kill 31

South Asia

Thu, Mar 14 2019

The strikes were carried out in Ghazni province late Wednesday, where the defence ministry said they...

US, Taliban talks end for now with no...

US, Taliban talks end for now with no...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 13 2019

The 16 days of talks, in which the United States also sought assurances that the Taliban would not allow...

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...

Biography: Taliban leader Omar lived...

Biography: Taliban leader Omar lived...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 11 2019

Dam spent more than five years researching the book and interviewed Jabbar Omari, Omar's bodyguard...

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

At least 16 killed in attack in eastern...

At least 16 killed in attack in eastern...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 6 2019

'All five attackers have been killed by security forces'

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

US tries to safeguard Afghan peace push...

US tries to safeguard Afghan peace push...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 4 2019

Pakistani officials said their ability to support Afghan peace talks could be in jeopardy in the event...

US, Taliban pause negotiations in Doha...

US, Taliban pause negotiations in Doha...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 28 2019

The latest meetings follow marathon talks last month that saw the US and the Taliban walk away with a...

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...

US envoy in Taliban talks seeks peace...

US envoy in Taliban talks seeks peace...

World

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Critics are skeptical about the talks for a number of reasons, primarily because they have not yet included...

Taliban say Moscow talks with Afghan...

Taliban say Moscow talks with Afghan...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 7 2019

No government official was invited to the roundtable, which saw heavyweight Afghan politicians and other...

Taliban says US promised to halve its...

Taliban says US promised to halve its...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 6 2019

US and Taliban delegations met in Qatar in January and are due to meet again in February

With eye on Afghanistan talks, Trump...

With eye on Afghanistan talks, Trump...

North America

Wed, Feb 6 2019

After 17 years of war in Afghanistan, Trump praised 'the unmatched valor' of US forces

Taliban demand new constitution for...

Taliban demand new constitution for...

Middle East

Wed, Feb 6 2019

The Doha and Moscow discussions, though entirely separate, both excluded the government in Kabul

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...

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

Trump pushes withdrawal from 'endless'...

Trump pushes withdrawal from 'endless'...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 4 2019

US officials have been holding talks in Qatar with the Taliban on a framework for peace negotiations,...