Islamabad | May 24, 2022 3:24:47 AM ISTPakistan has long supported the Taliban, thinking that it will boon Islamabad's security but little did they know that their security is at risk.... read..
Kabul | May 23, 2022 2:55:35 AM ISTTaliban's senior leader Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanikzai came out in support of women's education rights and said that it is the responsibility of the government to provide a safe education to them in the country.... read..
Kabul | May 22, 2022 11:55:43 PM ISTThe Taliban Return and Communications with Former Afghan Officials and Political Figures Commission has released a list of fifteen articles which includes provisions for "considering temporary accommodation" accompanied by "fulfilling the legitimate deman... read..
Kabul | May 22, 2022 10:25:08 PM ISTAfghanistan's leading news channels on Sunday carried out the Taliban's recent decree to cover the faces of female presenters on television however, the female speakers appeared on TV in the form of virtual images rather than real ones.... read..
Kabul | May 22, 2022 12:24:26 PM ISTFormer Afghan President Hamid Karzai, in an exclusive interview with CNN, slammed Taliban's recent decree to ask women to cover their faces, saying Burqa is not an Afghan tradition.... read..
Kabul | May 21, 2022 3:24:01 AM ISTThe Taliban on Thursday suspended the wheat export or trade to avoid the food scarcity, a local media reported.... read..
Kabul | May 21, 2022 2:54:09 AM ISTAfghan women are staring at a bleak future due to a number of restrictions imposed by the Taliban governing aspects of their lives within ten months of Afghanistan takeover.... read..
Kabul | May 21, 2022 9:24:06 AM ISTAssociate women's rights director and former senior Afghanistan researcher at Human Rights Watch, Heather Barr, highlighted Taliban's vicious remarks against Afghan women, calling out the organization's growing atrocities, in a tweet on Friday.... read..
Kabul | May 21, 2022 12:24:19 PM ISTIn a quest to gain global recognition, the Taliban has brokered the deal between Islamabad and the Tehreek-Taliban Pakistan rebels who have been detained and handed over to Pakistan by the organization.... read..
Kabul | May 21, 2022 3:24:13 PM ISTSince the takeover, the Taliban's hard regime has waged war and constant unrest in the country with the newest one emerging in the form of wheat shortfall as the country now gears up to tackle the looming food crunch.... read..
Kabul | May 20, 2022 8:54:49 AM ISTUN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet condemned Taliban's decision to dissolve the Human Rights Commission and expressed concerns over the grave human rights situation in Afghanistan.... read..
Islamabad |Friday, 2022 3:45:09 AM ISTCrucial negotiations held between Pakistan and the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Kabul have been successful, as a mutually-decided agreement of a ceasefire extension has been reached at the end the week-long talks.... read..
Kabul | May 20, 2022 2:53:56 AM ISTThe US Central Command (CENTCOM) assessed that the Taliban may loose its restriction on the Al-Qaeda over the next 12 to 24 months and will allow them the greater freedom of movement and the 'ability to train, travel, and potentially re-establish an exter... read..
Kabul |Friday, 2022 2:45:10 AM ISTA senior Taliban official has repeated the group's as-yet-unfulfilled pledge to allow girls back into high schools, saying there would be "good news soon", but suggested that women who protested the regime's restrictions on women's rights should stay home... read..
Islamabad | May 20, 2022 10:24:15 PM ISTPakistan on Wednesday released 30 of the top leaders of the proscribed terrorist group Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) as part of a peace deal brokered by the Afghan Taliban that it had facilitated to seize power in Kabul last August.... read..
Kabul | May 19, 2022 7:56:29 PM ISTIn another new decree on Thursday, the Taliban directed all-female presenters working on all TV channels to cover their faces while presenting programs, TOLOnews tweeted.... read..
Kabul | May 18, 2022 2:54:41 PM ISTAs the Taliban regime in Afghanistan continues to clench the rights of Afghan women, the newest decree ordered female staff members of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) to wear the hijab.... read..
Kabul | May 17, 2022 12:54:06 PM ISTThe Taliban have dissolved the Human Rights Commission amid growing concerns over the grave human rights situation in Afghanistan, media reports said.... read..
Kabul |Tuesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM ISTThe Taliban have been accused of human rights abuses during clashes with resistance forces in Panjshir province, to the north of Kabul, the media reported.... read..
Kabul | May 17, 2022 5:53:54 PM ISTKey Taliban leader Sirajuddin Haqqani on Monday said that his outfit, which now rules Afghanistan, seeks "good relations with the US and the international community."... read..
Kabul | May 14, 2022 9:53:58 PM ISTGrabbing of power by the Taliban in Afghanistan may have brought a sense of gratification to the powerful army-intelligence nexus of Pakistan but it has created rippling effects for which Islamabad might be ill-prepared as it has also damaged the latter's... read..
Kabul | May 13, 2022 11:23:39 PM ISTThe Taliban has implemented a gender segregation plan in the western Herat province, a media report said on Friday.... read..
Kochi (Kerala) | May 13, 2022 9:23:40 PM ISTDays after a Muslim cleric opposed a minor girl's presence at a felicitation ceremony, Kerala BJP President K Surendran slammed the CPI (M) led State Government and said that Kerala is rapidly becoming "Talibanized".... read..
Kabul | May 13, 2022 5:24:47 PM ISTThe International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has condemned the arbitrary sentencing of an Afghan journalist from Herat, and urged the Taliban to cease its persecution of journalists for their independent reportage.... read..
Ottawa | May 13, 2022 6:23:54 AM ISTThe G7 Foreign Ministers on Thursday (local time) deplored the Taliban's recent decree enforcing hijab on Afghan women and new punishments for family members to enforce compliance with these restrictions.... read..
Washington | May 11, 2022 12:54:13 PM ISTIn the wake of a recent Taliban decree ordering compulsory all-covering burqa for women in Afghanistan's public places, the US has called for an "end to these restrictive measures".... read..
Washington | May 11, 2022 6:54:51 AM ISTIn response to the Taliban diktat making the hijab compulsory for Afghan women, the US stated that if the Taliban do not halt their actions, it will increase pressure on the regime.... read..
Kabul | May 11, 2022 8:54:54 PM ISTAs the Taliban's recent decision to impose additional restrictions on women, including the mandate that they cover their faces in public places, the United Nations Security Council will hold a meeting to discuss the issue on May 12 at the request of Norwa... read..
Kabul | May 11, 2022 11:54:15 PM ISTTaliban militants dispersed a handful of women who staged a demonstration in Kabul against the decision to make hijab mandatory and also detained journalists.... read..
New York | May 10, 2022 5:54:49 AM ISTReacting to the Taliban's burqa imposition on Afghan women, US Ambassador to the United Nations Linda, Thomas-Greenfield, said "what they did today is unconscionable."... read..
Kabul | May 10, 2022 4:53:58 AM ISTThe National Resistance Front (NRF) on Monday claimed to have killed 22 Taliban members in the Panjshir conflict.... read..
New Delhi | May 10, 2022 3:23:30 AM ISTNobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai has expressed fear for women and girls in Afghanistan after the Taliban issued a decree making the hijab compulsory for women in Afghanistan.... read..
Kabul | May 10, 2022 7:23:24 AM ISTAccording to the US Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), at least 900,000 Afghans have lost their jobs since the Taliban took control last August.... read..
Washington | May 9, 2022 9:24:06 AM ISTThe United States Special Representative for Afghanistan Thomas West on Monday expressed concern over the recent decision by the Taliban to order Afghan women to cover head-to-toe and said it will continue to negatively impact their relations with the int... read..
Islamabad | May 9, 2022 11:54:27 PM ISTSeveral Pashtuns and tribals from Pakistan have started talking directly to the leadership of Tehrike Taliban Pakistan (TT-P), trying to convince them not to get involved in terrorist activities in the area, local media reported.... read..
Kabul | May 9, 2022 8:24:38 PM ISTDozens of Afghan women on Monday took to the streets in Kabul to protest against the Taliban days after the outfit issued a decree making the hijab compulsory for women in Afghanistan.... read..
Kabul | May 8, 2022 1:24:25 AM ISTAfter the National Resistance Front (NRF) claimed renewed fight in Abshar district of Panjshir province, the Taliban denied clashes in the region.... read..
Kabul |Sunday, 2022 3:15:09 AM ISTTaliban supreme leader Hibatullah Akhundzada has issued an order in Afghanistan which says if a woman doesn't cover her face outside home, her father or closest male relative would be summoned and eventually incarcerated or fired from government jobs, med... read..
Kabul | May 8, 2022 4:54:53 PM ISTStep by step Taliban is obliterating Afghan women's human rights, UN Special Rapporteur Richard Bennett said a day after the Taliban issued the latest edict on mandatory face coverings compounding restrictions on education, movement, employment and public... read..
Ottawa | May 8, 2022 8:23:47 AM ISTCanada has condemned the recent decision by the Taliban to oblige women to wear the all-covering burqa in public places in Afghanistan.... read..
Kabul | May 8, 2022 6:53:45 AM ISTThe Taliban decree for women to must cover their faces in public might further strain engagement with the international community.... read..
Kabul | May 7, 2022 2:53:32 AM ISTAn envoy of Uzbekistan said that the country is not ready to recognize the Taliban regime in Afghanistan.... read..
Islamabad | May 7, 2022 11:55:42 PM ISTPakistan and the Afghan Taliban, who for long were the closest of allies, are now increasingly facing the prospect of getting involved in a war of attrition over their Islamist terrorism policies that have now come to haunt both of them, a report said.... read..
Kabul | May 7, 2022 7:26:24 PM ISTTaliban has issued a decree ordering the Afghan women to wear the all-covering burqa at public places, adding that if violated a male member of the family will be improsned for three days.... read..
Kabul | May 7, 2022 3:24:51 PM ISTIn the latest curb on women's rights, the Taliban on Saturday issued a decree ordering the Afghan women to wear the all-covering burqa in public.... read..
Kabul | May 7, 2022 3:23:45 AM ISTAn envoy of Uzbekistan said that the country is not ready to recognize the Taliban regime in Afghanistan.... read..
Kabul | May 6, 2022 11:53:29 AM ISTAfghanistan has been grappling with an acute food crisis, with over 22 million people, or more than half of the country's population suffering from severe hunger and the majority unable to anticipate when their next meal will arrive, according to the Unit... read..
Kabul | May 5, 2022 7:22:52 AM ISTThe Taliban regime in Afghanistan has stopped issuing driving licenses to women in Kabul and other provinces, media reports said.... read..
Kabul | May 5, 2022 6:53:41 AM ISTThe Taliban regime in Afghanistan prohibited dozens of Shia mosques from holding Eid prayers on Tuesday, local media said.... read..
Kabul | May 5, 2022 2:24:37 PM ISTAid delivery to the Afghan people has not been very efficient under the Taliban regime as the projects to improve health and education are in shambles.... read..
Kabul | May 4, 2022 5:53:22 AM ISTAfghans who sought refuge in Iran in the wake of the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, are increasingly facing a risk of deportation by the Iranian authorities, amid the rising tensions at the desert border between the two countries, a media rep... read..