• Wednesday, Aug 04, 2021
  • Last Update : 10:04 pm
Blast in Kabul as Taliban claim attack...

Taliban claim Kabul bombing

South Asia

Wed, Aug 4 2021

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the late Tuesday car bomb and gun attack on the home of acting...

US envoy: Taliban want 'lion's share...

'Taliban want lion's share of...

World

Wed, Aug 4 2021

The deadlocked negotiations in Doha were the subject of a telephone call on Tuesday between US Secretary...

Commandos deployed as Afghan forces...

Afghan forces battle Taliban for control...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 2 2021

Taliban fighters assaulted at least three provincial capitals overnight -- Lashkar Gah, Kandahar and...

Afghanistan bombs Taliban fighters to...

Afghan forces bomb Taliban

South Asia

Sun, Aug 1 2021

Fighting has surged across the country since early May when US-led foreign forces began a final...

Imran Khan: Taliban are normal civilians,...

'Taliban are normal civilians, not military...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Pakistan has been long accused of helping the Taliban militarily, financially and with intelligence inputs...

Taliban tell China Afghanistan will...

Taliban tell China Afghanistan will...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Beijing hosted a Taliban delegation in 2019, but back-door links with the insurgents stretch back longer,...

Afghan soldiers seek refuge in Pakistan...

Afghan soldiers seek refuge in...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Hundreds of Afghan army soldiers and civil officials have fled to neighbouring Tajikistan, Iran and Pakistan...

UN: Civilian casualties in Afghanistan...

UN: Civilian casualties in Afghanistan...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Heavy clashes have taken place around the country in the past two months as the Taliban launched major...

Thousands of Afghan families flee fighting...

Thousands of Afghan families flee Taliban...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 25 2021

'The fighting has displaced 22,000 families in the past one month in Kandahar'

OP-ED: Afghanistan, the burial ground...

OP-ED: Afghanistan, the burial ground...

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jul 24 2021

What will be the Taliban’s next move?

Afghan govt bins Taliban claim of controlling...

'Taliban's 90% Afghan border control...

South-East Asia

Fri, Jul 23 2021

With the withdrawal of American-led foreign forces all but complete, the resurgent Taliban now controls...

As Taliban advances, Afghan military...

As Taliban advances, Afghan military...

North America

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Biden has promised to provide financial assistance to Afghan forces and to redouble diplomatic efforts...

Kabul, Taliban negotiators to meet in...

Kabul, Taliban negotiators to meet in...

South-East Asia

Sat, Jul 17 2021

The two sides have been meeting on and off for months in the Qatari capital but the talks have lost momentum...

Taliban offer three-month truce through...

Taliban offer ceasefire through prisoner...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jul 15 2021

They seek the release of 7,000 insurgents

Taliban claim control of key border...

Taliban claim control of key border...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 14 2021

Former US president George W Bush slammed current White House incumbent Biden's decision to withdraw...

OP-ED: On the verge of collapse

OP-ED: On the verge of collapse

Fazlul Halim Rana

Tue, Jul 13 2021

Is Afghanistan really a better country now than it was in 2001?

Air defences added to Kabul airport...

Afghan airport gets a security...

South-East Asia

Sun, Jul 11 2021

The Islamic fundamentalist group's rapid gains in recent weeks have raised fears about the security...

Afghanistan to rush troops to border...

Afghanistan to rush troops to...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 10 2021

A Taliban official said, It now held 85% of the country, controlling about 250 of Afghanistan's nearly...

OP-ED: Afghanistan’s brave women:  Don’t...

OP-ED: Afghanistan’s brave women: Don’t...

Esam Sohail

Sat, Jul 10 2021

All the incremental progress made since 2002 after the defeat of the Taliban stands to be erased

Taliban says controls 85% of Afghan...

Taliban says controls 85% of Afghan...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 9 2021

This week over 1,000 Afghan troops fled into Tajikistan after a blistering offensive by the Taliban in...

Taliban attack Afghan provincial capital...

Taliban launch assault on Afghan provincial...

South-East Asia

Wed, Jul 7 2021

This happened hours after the announced of 90% US forces being withdrawn from Afghanistan