October 15, 2021 7:13 am
The Taliban, who captured power two months ago, have also been invited to the talks and this will bring them face-to-face with India, which evacuated its diplomatic staff from the country after the regime change there.
October 14, 2021 4:51 pm
Some say their lives are in danger because of links with the ousted government or with Western organizations. Others say their way of life cannot endure under the hard-line Taliban.
October 07, 2021 3:23 am
Meanwhile, the US Deputy Secretary of State hoped that the US and India will be able to resolve the differences over New Delhi's procurement of a batch of S-400 air defence missile systems from Russia.
October 06, 2021 4:48 pm
Taliban officials have said the service will resume from Saturday, after being suspended since their takeover and the fall of the previous government in August, which stranded many of those desperate to flee the country.
September 28, 2021 3:17 pm
There are nearly 12,000 women studying in Kabul University and 1,000 in Kandahar University, including 300 from other provinces accommodated in the dormitories.
September 23, 2021 7:47 am
Sources report that the member states were unable to agree upon the participation of Afghanistan, with Pakistan and India in particular at loggerheads over the issue.
September 22, 2021 11:19 am
Pakistan is learnt to have proposed that a Taliban representative should also be part of the meeting.
September 19, 2021 4:19 am
Issuing a statement, it also threw its weight behind the ongoing farmers’ agitation. “The current government, instead of addressing their demands, is trying to crush the movement.”
September 17, 2021 4:07 pm
Historically, the ministry is known for its patrol vans which enforced a harsh interpretation of the Sharia law while roaming the streets of Afghanistan. However, the Taliban insists "this time it's not the same".
September 18, 2021 7:22 am
He said: ‘If we die in resistance, it is a win for us. History will write about us as people who stood for their country till the end of time’