• Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018
  • Last Update : 07:48 pm
Pompeo meets new Pakistan PM as US seeks...

Pompeo meets new Pakistan PM as US seeks...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Pompeo is also expected to discuss Pakistan's possible plans to seek a bailout from the International...

Afghan Taliban announce death of Haqqani...

Afghan Taliban announce death of Haqqani...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Jalaluddin Haqqani, thought to be in his 70s or 80s, once told AFP that eating honey was the secret to...

New US general arrives in Afghanistan...

New US general arrives in Afghanistan...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 2 2018

He was among the first US troops to arrive in 2001 as part of the campaign to topple the Taliban following...

Pentagon cancels $300m aid to Pakistan...

Pentagon cancels $300m aid to...

North America

Sun, Sep 2 2018

The Trump administration says Islamabad is granting safe haven to insurgents who are waging a 17-year-old...

China says it is helping Afghanistan...

China says it is helping Afghanistan...

Asia-Pacific

Thu, Aug 30 2018

Chinese Defence Ministry spokesman Wu Qian said China and Afghanistan had 'normal military and security...

China denies planning military base...

China denies planning military base...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The South China Morning Post, citing unidentified sources with ties to the Chinese military, said China...

Afghanistan win 1st ODI against Ireland...

Afghanistan win 1st ODI against Ireland...

Cricket

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Ireland, beaten 2-0 in the recent T20 series, were chasing a target of 228 to win but were bowled out...

Counting Islamic State members is an...

Counting Islamic State members is an...

World

Sun, Aug 26 2018

Claims of responsibility for deadly attacks in Syria as well as disparate acts of violence, such as Thursday's...

Head of Islamic State in Afghanistan...

Head of Islamic State in Afghanistan...

World

Sun, Aug 26 2018

Ten other members of the militant group were also killed in a joint ground and air operation by Afghan...

Suicide bomb attack kills two in eastern...

Suicide bomb attack kills two in eastern...

World

Sat, Aug 25 2018

An eyewitness who saw the bloody aftermath of the blast said it was caused by a suicide bomber

Taliban launch attacks on approaches...

Taliban launch attacks on approaches...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 25 2018

More than 1,000 Taliban fighters assaulted the city, 150 km (95 miles) southwest of Kabul

Intense fighting erupts in Kabul after...

Intense fighting erupts in Kabul

South Asia

Tue, Aug 21 2018

An Afghan army helicopter swooped in low over the street near the Eidgah Mosque in a central district...

Taliban kidnap dozens of bus passengers...

Taliban kidnap dozens of bus passengers...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 20 2018

Taliban sources said earlier that their leaders had provisionally agreed on a four-day truce

Afghan president congratulates armed...

Afghan president congratulates armed...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 18 2018

President Ashraf Ghani ordered an investigation into the attacks and announced disbursement of $20...

Gunmen attack intelligence training...

Gunmen attack intelligence training...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 16 2018

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the incident

92 killed in Afghanistan attacks as...

92 killed in Afghanistan attacks as...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 15 2018

The International Committee of the Red Cross said it was providing dressing packages and oral and intravenous...

Sources: Afghan Taliban considering...

Sources: Afghan Taliban considering...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 15 2018

If agreed, it may be announced in Ghazni province, where the Taliban say they control most of the districts...

Taliban capture northern Afghan base,...

Taliban capture northern Afghan...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 14 2018

The Taliban victory in Faryab comes days after militants launched a brazen attack on the southeastern...

At least 100 security forces killed...

At least 100 security forces killed...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 13 2018

The United Nations called on all parties to respect the rights of civilians caught in the crossfire

Intense fighting in Afghan city Ghazni...

Fighting in Afghan city as Taliban...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The attack on Ghazni, a strategic city on the main highway linking Kabul with Afghanistan’s south,...

Afghanistan: Surrendered IS fighters...

Afghanistan: Surrendered IS fighters...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Local Afghan officials had initially hoped that treating this batch of Islamic State fighters well would...