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Election anticipation in Pakistan

Election anticipation in Pakistan

Sarwar Jahan Chowdhury

Tue, Jul 24 2018

This election will be a game of political personalities 

Blast in Kabul targeting returning VP...

Blast in Kabul targeting returning VP...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 23 2018

President Ashraf Ghani now faces the challenge of reintegrating Dostum

Afghan government considering new Eid...

Afghan government considering new Eid...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 22 2018

The last Eid ceasefire came amid an increased diplomatic push to end the conflict

Afghan VP Dostum to return after more...

Afghan VP Dostum to return after more...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 22 2018

Dostum left Afghanistan in May 2017 after he was accused of organising the rape and torture of a political...

Families flee as Taliban battle Islamic...

Families flee as Taliban battle Islamic...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 21 2018

Islamic State fighters first appeared in eastern Afghanistan almost four years ago and have fought the...

At least 7 killed in suicide blast near...

At least 7 killed in suicide blast near...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 16 2018

The ministry was attacked just over a month ago

UN: Civilian deaths in war-torn Afghanistan...

Afghan civilian deaths record high

South Asia

Sun, Jul 15 2018

The record high death toll came despite an unprecedented ceasefire by Afghan security forces and the...

Second US service member killed in Afghanistan...

US service member killed in...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 13 2018

A member of the Afghan security forces was also killed and several other people were wounded

Afghan forces ‘kill civilians’ in ground...

Afghan forces ‘kill civilians’

South Asia

Fri, Jul 13 2018

The fighting comes despite speculation about possible peace talks between the government and the Taliban,...

Taliban attack on Afghan army base kills...

Taliban attack on Afghan army base kills...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 12 2018

The Taliban claimed responsibility on Twitter for the attacks

10 dead, hundreds of houses destroyed...

10 dead, hundreds of houses destroyed...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Photos posted on social media purportedly showed houses and farmland covered in water and mud after the...

After Trump's spending demands, Nato...

Nato summit turns to Afghanistan

World

Thu, Jul 12 2018

On day two, leaders will welcome non-Nato partners including Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Ukraine’s...

At least 10 killed in Afghan attack,...

At least 10 killed in Afghan attack,...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 11 2018

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the raid

Pompeo, in surprise visit to Afghanistan,...

Pompeo, in surprise visit to Afghanistan,...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Pompeo's visit follows one by the State Department's top diplomat for South and Central Asia,...

Suicide bomber kills 12 in...

Suicide bomber kills 12 in...

World

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Islamic State has claimed credit for the attack via its Amaq propaganda agency

US Military identifies soldier killed...

US soldier killed in Afghanistan

South Asia

Mon, Jul 9 2018

Media in his hometown said he was deployed in February to help provide security for the brigade’s...

Kabul picks itself up from decades of...

Kabul picks itself up from decades of...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 5 2018

After civil war in the early 1990s, which destroyed much of the city, the Taliban took control in 1996,...

‘We cannot live here’: Afghanistan's...

Afghanistan's Sikhs weigh future

South Asia

Mon, Jul 2 2018

The Sikh community now numbers fewer than 300 families in Afghanistan

Sikhs among 19 dead in Afghan suicide...

Sikhs among 19 dead in Afghan suicide...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 1 2018

The attack came a day after Ghani ordered Afghan security forces to resume offensive operations against...

Three Afghans beheaded, school torched...

3 Afghans beheaded in suspected IS...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 1 2018

So far no group has claimed responsibility for the attack, which came after warnings from Islamic State...

Afghan president orders troops to resume...

Afghan president orders troops to resume...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 30 2018

The Taliban vowed Tuesday to continue their bloody fight against the government and their foreign backers,...