Tag: Afghanistan

Shoaib Malik thwarts giantkillers Afghanistan in last over finish

Dubai: Experienced batsman Shoaib Malik hit a six and a boundary to pull off a sensational last over three wicket…

At least 15 killed in Afghanistan bus crash: officials

Herat: At least 15 people were killed when a bus collided with a truck in western Afghanistan on Friday, officials…

Punjab offers support to war-torn Afghanistan

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday assured former Afghan President Hamid Karzai that his government would extend greater…

Giving birth at Afghanistan’s ‘baby factory’: 60+ times a day

Khost: The mother was admitted at 9.30am, the birth recorded at 9.35. Women often arrive in extremis at the Doctors…

India offers NKN programme to Afghanistan to link universities using high-speed Internet

New Delhi: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that India wishes to help Afghanistan with the National Knowledge Network…

Afghan Ambassador to India resigns

New Delhi: Afghanistan Ambassador to India Shaida Abdali stepped down from his post on Wednesday. Calling his decision a "tough…

7 Afghan family members killed as mortar shell hits house

Kabul: Seven members of a family were killed and another was wounded following a mortar landing on a house in…

Afghan intelligence detains 26 IS members

Kabul: Afghanistan's intelligence agency on Tuesday announced the arrest of 26 alleged members of the Islamic State terror group who…

Afghanistan knock Lanka out of Asia Cup

Abu Dhabi: Five-time champions Sri Lanka were knocked out of the Asia Cup after slumping to a shocking 91-run defeat…

Afghanistan bans imports of 4 types of Iranian products

Tehran: Afghanistan Customs Department has banned the imports of four types of Iranian products, Eghtesadonline reported on Sunday. The banned…

Pakistan denies opening Afghan trade route for India

Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has dismissed reports that Islamabad has expressed readiness to talk on restoring the…

Qureshi visits Afghanistan, calls for combating terrorism

Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday embarked on a day-long visit to Kabul and met with several…

Qureshi, Ghani discuss ties, regional security

Kabul: Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday held a one-on-one meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in the…

2 killed in Afghanistan blast

Charikar (Afghanistan): Two security personnel lost their lives and two others sustained injuries as a blast rocked Afghanistan's Parwan province…

Afghanistan: Death toll mounts to 68 in suicide bombing

Islamabad: The death toll in a suicide attack near a gathering of protesters in eastern Afghanistan has soared to 68.…

India, Afghanistan, Iran hold 1st Dy FM level meeting

Kabul: India, Afghanistan and Iran on Tuesday held their first tripartite meeting at the Deputy Foreign Minister level during which…

Blasts near girls’ schools in Afghanistan kill teen

Kabul: A teenager was killed and four civilians were wounded in three separate explosions on Tuesday near two schools for…

India, Afghanistan agree to strengthen security cooperation

New Delhi: India and Afghanistan on Monday agreed to further strengthen security cooperation to bring peace and stability in the…

Afghanistan: Taliban attacks Sar-e-Pul province

Sar-e-Pol city (Sar-e-Pul): Heavy clashes between government forces and the Taliban are still underway following an attack by the Taliban…

Afghanistan: 20 security personnel killed in Taliban attack

Kabul: As many as 20 Afghan security personnel were killed in an attack by the Taliban in Afghanistan's northern Baghlan…