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Straight Bat: The night Shakib became...

Straight Bat: The night Shakib became...

Afsan Chowdhury

Tue, Jun 25 2019

Bangladesh’s strengths and weaknesses are all on the table

Afghans bank on their spinners once...

Afghans bank on their spinners once...

Cricket

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Naib was wary of Shakib al Hasan’s red-hot form and hopes they will restrict the southpaw from...

Straight Bat: The night of...

Straight Bat: The night of...

Afsan Chowdhury

Sun, Jun 23 2019

West Indies and Afghanistan lacked the patience required to win

Ancient Afghan citadel collapses, cultural...

Ancient Afghan citadel collapses, cultural...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 15 2019

The collapse of the tower in Ghazni follows concern over the condition of the 900-year-old Minaret of...

Sri Lanka recover to beat Afghanistan...

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by 34 runs...

Cricket

Tue, Jun 4 2019

Sri Lanka defended the revised target of 187 in the rain-interrupted game

3 blasts hit Kabul, killing one and...

3 blasts hit Kabul, killing one and...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 2 2019

The events started with the detonation of a sticky bomb - a growing menace in Kabul, where insurgents...

6 officials killed in Afghanistan suicide...

6 officials killed in Afghanistan suicide...

South Asia

Thu, May 30 2019

The explosion occurred near a military training centre in Kabul

18 killed as Taliban strike near historic...

18 killed as Taliban strike near historic...

South Asia

Wed, May 29 2019

The attack comes less than a week after the revered 12th-century minaret

Unicef: Education under fire as attacks...

Unicef: Education under fire as attacks...

South Asia

Tue, May 28 2019

More than 1,000 schools across the country remain closed because of security threats from groups such...

8 Afghan police killed in

8 Afghan police killed in

South Asia

Fri, May 17 2019

he death toll was confirmed by interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi on Facebook

Taliban overruns international NGO office...

Taliban overruns international NGO office...

South Asia

Wed, May 8 2019

Interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said the latest attack began with an explosion near the offices...

Massive Afghanistan peace summit ends...

Massive Afghanistan peace summit ends...

South Asia

Sat, May 4 2019

On Thursday, several officials said a vital first step is an immediate reduction in violence

Afghan delegates demand 'immediate and...

Afghan delegates demand 'immediate and...

South Asia

Fri, May 3 2019

The president also promised to release 175 Taliban prisoners as a gesture of 'goodwill'

Taliban: New round of US-Taliban talks...

Taliban: New round of US-Taliban talks...

South Asia

Wed, May 1 2019

According to Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid, the talks 'will start in Doha today'

Afghan forces launch attacks to clear...

Afghan forces launch attacks to clear...

South Asia

Wed, May 1 2019

Taliban and Islamic State militants have been fighting for more than a week in the eastern border province...

After 'caliphate' collapse, jihadists...

After 'caliphate' collapse, jihadists...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 30 2019

The warning comes as IS seeks to assert a regional influence after the loss of its self-proclaimed Middle...

Thousands gather in Kabul for Afghan...

Thousands gather in Kabul for Afghan...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 29 2019

More than 3,000 people have been invited to the rare 'loya jirga', which is being billed as the...

Paceman Hassan surprise pick in Afghanistan...

Paceman Hassan surprise pick in Afghanistan...

Cricket

Mon, Apr 22 2019

Wicketkeeper-batsman Ikram Ali Khil and the pace duo of Karim Janat and Sayed Shirzad were named reserve...

Afghan supreme court extends Ghani's...

Afghan supreme court extends Ghani's...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 22 2019

Presidential elections were initially slated for April 20, but Afghan poll officials were unprepared...

Peace hopes suffer setback as Taliban-Afghan...

Peace hopes suffer setback as Taliban-Afghan...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 20 2019

The collapse comes at a critical time and amid continued bloodshed

Gunmen attack Afghan communications...

Gunmen attack Afghan communications...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 20 2019

The area around the building was sealed off by police as at least three attackers battled security...