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Kabul begins release of final 400 Taliban, talks to follow

August 14, 2020 5:49 pm

Talks are expected to be held in Qatar where the Taliban maintain a political office. These negotiations are to lay out a framework for a post-war Afghanistan.

Freed Taliban prisoners dangerous, will rejoin fighting, warn Afghans

June 02, 2014 1:59 am

This is purely a negotiation between the Taliban and the Americans... we don’t believe in the peace process- Zabihullah Mujahid Taliban spokesman.

Pak releases 12 Taliban prisoners as goodwill gesture

March 08, 2009 1:15 pm

Pakistani authorities have released 12 Taliban prisoners in the restive Swat valley as a goodwill gesture.

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Kolkata book fair events to be streamed live for enthusiasts: Organiser

January 29, 2023 11:45 IST

The general secretary of Publishers and Book Sellers Guild, Tridib Chatterjee, said more than 950 stalls will be set up at the fair, to be inaugurated by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Citing Padma awards, PM Modi hails tribal communities in Mann Ki Baat

Updated: January 29, 2023 11:37 IST

"This time a sizeable number of Padma awardees come from tribal communities & people associated with tribal society. Tribal life is different from the hustle bustle of city life and it also has its own challenges. Despite all this, tribal societies are always eager to preserve their traditions,” said PM Modi.

Govt schools in Delhi asked to send girl students for menstrual health and awareness campaign

January 29, 2023 11:36 IST

The menstrual health and awareness campaign is organised by the NGO Sacchi Saheli at Rajiv Chowk on February 4.

Memphis police disband unit that fatally beat Tyre Nichols

January 29, 2023 11:36 IST

Police Director Cerelyn “CJ” Davis acted a day after the harrowing video emerged, saying she listened to Nichols' relatives, community leaders and uninvolved officers in making the decision.

Bharat Jodo Yatra Live Updates: Rahul Gandhi to hoist Tricolour at Srinagar’s Lal Chowk; with over 4,000 km travelled, yatra to end today

Updated: January 29, 2023 11:26 IST

Bharat Jodo Yatra Live Updates, January 29: In its last leg, the march resumed from the Pantha Chowk in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar on Sunday morning.

NTA JEE Main 2023 Session 1 LIVE Updates: Didn’t receive your admit card? Here’s why

Updated: January 29, 2023 11:26 IST

JEE Main 2023 LIVE Updates: Candidates should remember to carry their admit cards along with them to the exam centre, as no aspirant will be allowed to enter the premises without showing the hall ticket first.

Tripura Assembly polls: After IPFT renews ties with BJP, TIPRA Motha announces 20-member candidate list; Pradyot not in

January 29, 2023 11:23 IST

The first list announced by Motha Saturday has candidates for only 12 of the ST reserved seats. Among the other eight seats, two are SC reserved seats and six are unreserved.

IIT Mandi Placement (Computer Science Engineering): Highest package, average CTC, top recruiting companies

Updated: January 29, 2023 11:20 IST

Although it is comparatively new, IIT-Mandi has recorded an increase in placement in the past five years. The institute's average salary for the Computer Science Engineering department has increased from 14.79 LPA in 2018 to 33.68 LPA in 2022.

What Misbah-ul-Haq said on Kohli, Babar Azam comparisons

January 29, 2023 11:18 IST

Earlier Salman Butt had also spoken about the Kohli-Azam comparisons and said, “Both are world class cricketers and top-notch performers. But there’s no comparison with Virat Kohli at this point of his career."

Anand Mahindra thinks this jet suit can transform rescue ops, but netizens have questions

January 29, 2023 11:14 IST

The jet suit, intended to be used by paramedics, is being developed by Gravity Industries and UK-based Great North Air Ambulance Service.