Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



Maharashtra: Afghan Sufi preacher murdered in Nashik over ‘property row’

July 07, 2022 1:33 am

Police suspect the role of five people in the killing of Khwaja Zarif Baba Syed Zarif Chishti popularly known as Zarif Chishti, who was staying in India as a refugee

Taliban bans drug cultivation, including lucrative opium

April 03, 2022 3:48 pm

Drug control has been one major demand of the international community of the Islamist group, which took over the country in August and is seeking formal international recognition in order to wind back sanctions that are severely hampering banking, business and development.

Afghan Refugees Face Two-Tier System in Europe

February 06, 2022 10:35 pm

As Kabul fell to the Taliban in August, and Afghanistan’s elites were airlifted to Western destinations, European Union nations committed to take in up to 40,000, many of whom have already reached Europe.

Plea in Delhi HC seeks evacuation of 227 Indian, Afghan nationals of Indian origin

October 26, 2021 9:52 am

Out of the total 227, four are stranded Indian citizens, eight are Afghan nationals of Indian origin who have already been granted e-visa by Indian authorities

A bird stars in rare feel-good tale about Afghan evacuations

October 12, 2021 12:07 am

A woman no older than 20 appeared, clutching a mystery cardboard box. Packed inside was her beloved pet with clipped wings — the famously chatty mynah, common in its range across Southeast Asia.

Afghanistan Taliban highlights today: US war in Afghanistan a 'strategic failure', says top American general

September 29, 2021 7:41 pm

Pakistan is facing difficulties in providing technical, financial and expert support to the Taliban government in Afghanistan in the absence of the regime's international recognition, according to a media report.

With births and a beauty salon, Afghan 'guests' transform US Base

September 28, 2021 6:44 pm

Over 9,300 Afghan evacuees have come to call US military base in New Jersey home over the past month or so after Kabul's fall.

Pakistan hopes Taliban-led Afghan govt would bring peace, work towards humanitarian needs

September 11, 2021 5:26 pm

Pakistan was closely following the evolving situation in Afghanistan, including the formation of new political set-up to address the requirement of a governance structure to meet the urgent needs of Afghanistan, Foreign Office spokesperson Asim Iftikhar Ahmed said.

With no evacuation flights, Afghans weigh risky overland trips to borders

September 01, 2021 12:00 pm

The U.N. refugee agency has said up to half a million Afghans could flee their homeland by year’s end. However, none of Afghanistan's neighbours signed up.

Taliban guard Kabul airport as most NATO troops leave Afghanistan

August 29, 2021 8:45 am

Taliban forces have sealed off Kabul's airport to most Afghans as NATO nations wrap up evacuation flights out of Afghanistan


15 powerful pictures of Danish Siddiqui, the award winning photojournalist killed in Afghanistan

July 17, 2021 10:16 am

Danish Siddiqui was covering the fierce fighting between Afghan troops and the Taliban militants near a border crossing with Pakistan in Kandahar province.