Latest News on Afghanistan

'Afghanistan' - 14 Total Results

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani (waving) at the consultative loya jirga in Kabul/Photo: UNI

Taliban Talks Tough

Above: President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani (waving) at the consultative loya jirga in Kabul/Photo: UNI In a strange scenario, peace talks between Taliban and the US...
People in Afghanistan urging the Taliban to give up their fight and enter into a dialogue with the government to end war crimes/Photo: UNI

Thumbs Up for Big Brother’s Big Stick

Above: People in Afghanistan urging the Taliban to give up their fight and enter into a dialogue with the government to end war crimes/Photo:...
Taliban militants stand next to the wreckage of a damaged aircraft, in Sayed Karam district, Afghanistan/Photo: UNI

A Tenuous Peace Deal

Above: Taliban militants stand next to the wreckage of a damaged aircraft, in Sayed Karam district, Afghanistan/Photo: UNI In a positive first step, a mellowed...

Taliban Initiative: A Pragmatic Move

Above: Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov (centre) and the Taliban delegation at peace talks in Moscow/Photo: twitter Even though India is not a principal player...
Missing Indian workers in Afghanistan: Pakistan likely using deep links with Taliban and other networks to engineer kidnappings

Missing Indian workers in Afghanistan: Pakistan likely using deep links with Taliban and other...

Above: Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan being received by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a meeting at Hyderabad house, in...
Trade ties on agenda, Iran Prez Hassan Rouhani arrives in India today

Trade ties on agenda, Iran Prez Hassan Rouhani arrives in India today

Completion of Iran’s Chabahar port by India, a potential deal for Indian companies to develop an offshore gas field in Iran likely to be...
Osama-Bin-Laden

Osama and his ‘Indian Connection’

Above: Osama bin Laden Osama bin Laden closely followed developments in Kashmir and the trial of Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley in the 26/11 Mumbai...
Musharraf also claimed that the assassination of Benazir Bhutto was carried out in collusion with a ‘senior and important public figure in Afghanistan’, who he refused to name. Photo: UNI

Asif Ali Zardari plotted Benazir assassination, claims Pervez Musharraf

Above: Musharraf also claimed that the assassination of Benazir Bhutto was carried out in collusion with a ‘senior and important public figure in Afghanistan’,...
AFGHANISTAN: WILL TRUMP WALK THE TALK?

AFGHANISTAN: WILL TRUMP WALK THE TALK?

~By Inderjit Badhwar Washington DC: President Donald Trump’s much ballyhooed “new” Afghanistan policy is old wine in new bottles. It is more an effort to...
US-Pak ties: A Rap on the Knuckles

US-Pak ties: A Rap on the Knuckles

Above: Pakistan’s Nawaz Sharif (left) gets a rebuff from US President Donald Trump (right). Photos: UNI Though the Trump Administration has blocked $350 million aid...

India best suited to assist US in securing Afghan border, says report

Above: The Indian Army during one of its operational exercises in Rajasthan. A US report says India is well-equipped to help Kabul in ensuring...
Tarek Fatah. Photo: Anil Shakya

Cut All Water Ties with Pakistan: Tarek Fatah

Pakistan-born Canadian writer and broadcaster TAREK FATAH is widely acclaimed as well as criticized for his strong anti-Pakistan views. He has openly opposed the...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) meeting the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, at Lahore, Pakistan

Indo-Pak ties: Handling a Hot Potato

Despite strident calls for action against our belligerent neighbour, Modi has realized that this is easier said than done. Deft handling and tightening security...

Terror Trail

The new government has to devise novel strategies to tackle increased militancy in Pakistan and Afghanistan. By Col R Hariharan The recent military funeral of Major Mukund Varadarajan, who...

'Afghanistan' - 14 News Results

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani (waving) at the consultative loya jirga in Kabul/Photo: UNI

Taliban Talks Tough

Above: President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani (waving) at the consultative loya jirga in Kabul/Photo: UNI In a strange scenario, peace talks between Taliban and the US...
People in Afghanistan urging the Taliban to give up their fight and enter into a dialogue with the government to end war crimes/Photo: UNI

Thumbs Up for Big Brother’s Big Stick

Above: People in Afghanistan urging the Taliban to give up their fight and enter into a dialogue with the government to end war crimes/Photo:...
Taliban militants stand next to the wreckage of a damaged aircraft, in Sayed Karam district, Afghanistan/Photo: UNI

A Tenuous Peace Deal

Above: Taliban militants stand next to the wreckage of a damaged aircraft, in Sayed Karam district, Afghanistan/Photo: UNI In a positive first step, a mellowed...

Taliban Initiative: A Pragmatic Move

Above: Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov (centre) and the Taliban delegation at peace talks in Moscow/Photo: twitter Even though India is not a principal player...
Missing Indian workers in Afghanistan: Pakistan likely using deep links with Taliban and other networks to engineer kidnappings

Missing Indian workers in Afghanistan: Pakistan likely using deep links with Taliban and other...

Above: Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan being received by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a meeting at Hyderabad house, in...
Trade ties on agenda, Iran Prez Hassan Rouhani arrives in India today

Trade ties on agenda, Iran Prez Hassan Rouhani arrives in India today

Completion of Iran’s Chabahar port by India, a potential deal for Indian companies to develop an offshore gas field in Iran likely to be...
Osama-Bin-Laden

Osama and his ‘Indian Connection’

Above: Osama bin Laden Osama bin Laden closely followed developments in Kashmir and the trial of Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley in the 26/11 Mumbai...
Musharraf also claimed that the assassination of Benazir Bhutto was carried out in collusion with a ‘senior and important public figure in Afghanistan’, who he refused to name. Photo: UNI

Asif Ali Zardari plotted Benazir assassination, claims Pervez Musharraf

Above: Musharraf also claimed that the assassination of Benazir Bhutto was carried out in collusion with a ‘senior and important public figure in Afghanistan’,...
AFGHANISTAN: WILL TRUMP WALK THE TALK?

AFGHANISTAN: WILL TRUMP WALK THE TALK?

~By Inderjit Badhwar Washington DC: President Donald Trump’s much ballyhooed “new” Afghanistan policy is old wine in new bottles. It is more an effort to...
US-Pak ties: A Rap on the Knuckles

US-Pak ties: A Rap on the Knuckles

Above: Pakistan’s Nawaz Sharif (left) gets a rebuff from US President Donald Trump (right). Photos: UNI Though the Trump Administration has blocked $350 million aid...

India best suited to assist US in securing Afghan border, says report

Above: The Indian Army during one of its operational exercises in Rajasthan. A US report says India is well-equipped to help Kabul in ensuring...
Tarek Fatah. Photo: Anil Shakya

Cut All Water Ties with Pakistan: Tarek Fatah

Pakistan-born Canadian writer and broadcaster TAREK FATAH is widely acclaimed as well as criticized for his strong anti-Pakistan views. He has openly opposed the...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) meeting the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, at Lahore, Pakistan

Indo-Pak ties: Handling a Hot Potato

Despite strident calls for action against our belligerent neighbour, Modi has realized that this is easier said than done. Deft handling and tightening security...

Terror Trail

The new government has to devise novel strategies to tackle increased militancy in Pakistan and Afghanistan. By Col R Hariharan The recent military funeral of Major Mukund Varadarajan, who...

'Afghanistan' - 0 Videos Results

Recent Stories