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South Asia region Al-Qaeda chief killed...

South Asia region Al-Qaeda chief killed...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 8 2019

Asim Umar, who led Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) from its inception in 2014, was killed...

UN: Violence against children in Afghanistan...

UN: Violence against children in Afghanistan...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 7 2019

The report documents 274 cases of children being recruited to fight, 17 of sexual violence committed...

10 killed in attack on bus in...

10 killed in attack on bus in...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 7 2019

There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but Jalalabad is the scene of frequent attacks by the...

What does the future hold for...

What does the future hold for...

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Sep 30 2019

A grim foretelling of a fundamentalist-operated Afghanistan. 

Afghan presidential vote held in relative...

Afghan presidential vote held in relative...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 28 2019

Tens of thousands of troops were deployed to try to protect voters and polling stations

Afghans fear violence, fraud as presidential...

Afghans fear violence, fraud as presidential...

Europe

Tue, Sep 24 2019

The country's fourth presidential elections since the Taliban's fall from power in 2001 will...

35 killed, Bangladeshi held during Afghanistan...

35 killed, Bangladeshi held during Afghanistan...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 23 2019

Attaullah Afghan, a member of the Helmand provincial council member, said 35 civilians people attending...

Tamim back in practice after...

Tamim back in practice

Cricket

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Tamim skipped the lone Test against Afghanistan at home, and also the ongoing tri-nation T20I series...

Mosaddek urges Tigers to maintain...

Mosaddek urges Tigers to maintain...

Sports

Sun, Sep 22 2019

“Wins always give confidence. We have lost a lot of matches against Afghanistan. But now I think...

Taliban truck bomb kills at least 20...

Taliban truck bomb kills at least 20...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 19 2019

The militants wanted to target a training base for Afghanistan's powerful National Directorate of...

Death toll from Taliban attack in Kabul...

Death toll from Taliban attack in Kabul...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 17 2019

The explosions came after US President Donald Trump abruptly ended talks with the Taliban earlier this...

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

Opener Mushfiq gets bowled while trying...

Opener Mushfiq gets bowled while trying...

Cricket

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Mushfiq opened his account with a boundary through cover-point region But in the very next ball, Mushfiq...

Infographic: Direct deaths from war...

Infographic: Direct deaths from war...

North America

Wed, Sep 11 2019

Between 480,000 and 507,000 people have been killed in the United States post-9/11 wars in Iraq, Afghanistan,...

Fighting picks up in Afghanistan after...

Fighting picks up in Afghanistan after...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 11 2019

The latest fighting underscored expectations of an escalation in violence following US President Donald...

Trump says peace talks with Taliban...

Trump says peace talks with Taliban...

World

Tue, Sep 10 2019

The announcement followed Trump's dramatic cancelation of a secret meeting with Taliban leaders

Taliban: More Americans will die after...

Taliban: More Americans will die

World

Mon, Sep 9 2019

Americans will mark the 18th anniversary of the al Qaeda attacks on Wednesday

Trump says he cancelled peace talks...

Trump says he cancelled peace talks...

World

Sun, Sep 8 2019

There was no immediate reaction from the Taliban but the decision appeared to catch them by

Tigers in dire need of miracle

Tigers in dire need of miracle

Cricket

Sat, Sep 7 2019

Coming to day four, the host will look to remove the remaining two Afghan wickets early and get to the...

Afghans in winning position, believes...

Afghans in winning position, believes...

Cricket

Sat, Sep 7 2019

“Our target at this point is to make some 400-plus runs and we are 30-40 runs away from that. We...

Death toll from Taliban blast in Kabul...

Death toll from Taliban blast in Kabul...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 3 2019

The blast, which shook buildings several kilometres away, came just as Zalmay Khalilzad, the special...