Kabul | October 1, 2022 11:57:55 PM ISTAfter dozens of Afghans were killed in a deadly attack on the Kaj educational center in Kabul, Taliban said that it was an act carried out by "evil circles on mosques, educational centers, and other public places" and is a conspiracy of the "enemies" of t... read..
Beijing | September 30, 2022 6:29:40 AM ISTChina has apparently put a pause on investments or assistance in Afghanistan as the country is unhappy with the Afghan Taliban due to its non-fulfilment of commitment to safeguarding Beijing's security interests.... read..
Kabul | September 30, 2022 3:00:15 AM ISTThe Taliban unveiled their suppressive face once again and dispersed the women demonstrators by firing in the air. The women's rights activists were protesting in front of the Iranian Embassy in Kabul over Mahsa Amini's death.... read..
By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi | September 29, 2022 9:30:05 PM ISTChallenges have increased in Jammu and Kashmir in many ways after the Taliban seized power in Afghanistan in August last year, said outgoing Director General of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Kuldiep Singh.... read..
Kabul | September 29, 2022 1:58:45 PM ISTTaliban have inked an agreement to purchase and import Russian wheat, gas, and oil, the officials of the Islamic group said.... read..
Kabul | September 29, 2022 6:06:01 AM ISTAmid the ongoing crisis in Afghanistan, the situation of Afghan women continues to deteriorate as they are denied their fundamental freedoms and rights under the Taliban rule, said the Charge d'Affaires of the Afghan Permanent Mission to the UN, Naseer Ah... read..
Kabul | September 28, 2022 7:28:43 PM ISTIn the wake of the US drone operation that killed Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri, Taliban claimed that Pakistan has received a whopping sum of money for allowing the US airstrikes in Afghanistan and added that they have substantial evidence to back thei... read..
Kabul | September 28, 2022 11:58:04 AM ISTReferring to remarks by Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif claiming the presence of terrorist groups in Afghanistan at the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly, the Taliban on Tuesday called on Pakistan to stop meddling in Afghanistan's... read..
Brussels | September 28, 2022 10:28:32 AM ISTThe unholy nexus of the Pakistan Army and the Taliban's involvement in the narco trade was revealed by the NATO Defence Education Enhancement Program (DEEP) report.... read..
New York | September 28, 2022 9:29:01 AM ISTPatience is running out for many in the international community when it comes to effectively engaging with the Taliban, the UN deputy representative for Afghanistan Markus Potzel, told the Security Council on Tuesday.... read..
Kabul | September 25, 2022 11:58:47 AM ISTAmid the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, the residents of Helmand Province have requested financial aid to re-build the demolished homes as the Taliban regime and conflicts have resulted in financial difficulties for the people in the country.... read..
Kabul | September 24, 2022 6:00:03 PM ISTThe Taliban have announced that it plans to review and revise the curriculum in view of Afghan culture, international educational standards, and Islamic law.... read..
Islamabad | September 24, 2022 12:30:00 PM ISTAmid a stalled peace deal between Islamabad and Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan (TTP), the return of members of the outlawed group in northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province has raised alarm bells.... read..
Kabul | September 24, 2022 9:00:06 PM ISTResponding to concerns expressed by countries at the 77th UNGA session over the terrorism threat still emanating from Afghanistan, the Taliban said that the allegations were baseless.... read..
Kabul | September 20, 2022 9:58:58 AM ISTTaliban has begun carrying out door-to-door nighttime raids in the central and southern provinces of Kandahar and Parwan in Afghanistan under the pretext of tracking down illegal arms, triggering fear among locals, leading to mass evacuations.... read..
Islamabad |Tuesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM ISTThe Taliban on Monday freed Mark Frerichs, the only American hostage remaining in Afghanistan, in exchange for a Taliban drug lord, Bashir Noorzai, who was serving life sentence at a US prison, media reports said.... read..
Kabul | September 20, 2022 4:32:51 PM ISTUN special rapporteur for Afghan Human Rights, Richard Bennett, called out the Taliban to conduct the investigations amid reports of extra-judicial killings in Panjshir in a genuine manner and as per international standards.... read..
Kabul | September 19, 2022 6:29:45 PM ISTUS Navy veteran Mark Frerichs, who was taken hostage in Afghanistan, was released by the Taliban after more than two years, according to media reports citing a spokesman.... read..
Kabul | September 19, 2022 4:28:49 PM ISTAfghanistan's acting Foreign Minister, Amir Khan Muttaqi on Monday confirmed that the Taliban has freed an American engineer in return for an Afghan leader in a prisoner swap between the two countries.... read..
Kabul | September 19, 2022 2:59:48 AM ISTTaliban is going to ban TikTok and Pubg applications in Afghanistan within the next 3 months times, media reports said citing an announcement by the Taliban-led telecommunication department.... read..
Kabul | September 18, 2022 10:59:38 AM ISTTaliban on Thursday condemned the decision of the Biden administration to transfer the frozen Afghan funds into a Swiss-based trust and said that the US is violating international norms.... read..
Islamabad | September 18, 2022 12:57:33 AM ISTTaliban has been making around USD 200 million every year by indulging in criminal activities in Pakistan, including extortion, media reports said.... read..
Kabul | September 17, 2022 3:58:09 AM ISTAbout ninety per cent of voters in Afghanistan supported the reopening of schools for girls beyond grade six, and 10 per cent opposed the decision, as per an online poll conducted by Afghanistan's local media outlet TOLO news.... read..
Kabul | September 16, 2022 8:57:48 PM ISTTaliban have accused the United States of having usurped the Afghan assets after they announced to release USD 3.5 billion of frozen money of Afghanistan as humanitarian aid for the poverty-stricken country.... read..
Kabul | September 15, 2022 9:30:03 PM ISTAmid border tension between Pakistan and Afghanistan over the Durand line, spokesperson of the Taliban has said that fresh clashes between the security forces of the two countries have been reported in Paktia province, as per local media.... read..
Kabul |Thursday, 2022 4:15:10 AM ISTFollowing Pakistans letter to Kabul seeking to locate, report and arrest Maulana Masood Azhar -- the head of banned outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed -- the Taliban government on Wednesday denied his presence in Afghanistan, media reports said.... read..
Amritsar/New Delhi (Punjab) | September 15, 2022 5:59:31 PM ISTSixty Afghan Sikhs who were scheduled to arrive in India on September 11 were stopped by the Taliban regime from leaving the country as they were carrying holy scriptures with them.... read..
Kabul | September 15, 2022 5:58:52 AM ISTTalibani spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid has denied that Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Maulana Masood Azhar was in Afghanistan, and said he is, in fact, in Pakistan, Afghanistan's local media outlet Tolo News said.... read..
Kabul | September 13, 2022 8:01:21 PM ISTSpecial Envoy of the European Union for Afghanistan, Tomas Niklasson, on Monday raised his concerns over the surge in violations of human rights under the Taliban and said that the organization has failed to uphold any promises made.... read..
Kabul | September 13, 2022 6:31:10 PM ISTAmid the ongoing crackdown on journalists in Afghanistan, another incident has come to light as a local journalist in the central province of Kapisa, Abdul Hanan Mohammadi has been detained by the Taliban for almost three months now without any crime, the... read..
Beijing | September 13, 2022 2:28:06 PM ISTChina is currently engaged in pampering the Taliban, which finds itself in a state of diplomatic isolation. Its focus is on business with hopes of a better deal.... read..
Kabul | September 12, 2022 8:27:55 PM ISTUS Special Envoy for Afghan Women, Girls, and Human Rights in Afghanistan, Rina Amiri on Sunday condemned the Taliban's ban on girls' education and said that there is no justification for continuing this destructive policy in the country.... read..
Kabul | September 11, 2022 11:57:34 PM ISTDrawing flak over the decision to close girls' schools in Afghanistan, the Taliban on Sunday shifted the blame on Afghan parents and said that people do not want their girls to attend school in the current situation.... read..
Kabul | September 11, 2022 8:27:11 PM ISTThe Taliban announced that they are negotiating with the United Arab Emirates over airspace control in Afghanistan.... read..
Kabul | September 11, 2022 6:00:32 PM ISTThe Taliban were publicly criticized globally for closing the girls' schools in Paktia after a brief opening.... read..
Kabul | September 11, 2022 5:30:08 PM ISTThe Taliban is in talks with Pakistan to free 300 Afghans detained for not having legal documents.... read..
Kabul | September 11, 2022 3:59:16 PM ISTTaliban crashed a Blackhawk chopper in Afghanistan's Kabul on Saturday afternoon during a training exercise, leaving three people dead, said the Taliban's Ministry of Defence in a statement.... read..
Kabul | September 8, 2022 11:27:48 PM ISTEven as it has been a year since the Taliban took over Kabul, the regime has failed to designate its officials' "formal cabinet portfolios", media portals said.... read..
Nimroz | September 8, 2022 9:56:53 PM ISTDepartment of Vice and Virtue of Afghanistan's Nimroz province on Wednesday ordered to close the coffee shops and directed the wedding halls to stop playing music at wedding parties, local media reported.... read..
Kabul | September 8, 2022 4:59:25 AM ISTWith Taliban officials set to make changes in the culture and religious sections of media books and revise the mass media law in the country, the condition of media personnel in Afghanistan is likely to get worse.... read..
Kabul | September 5, 2022 11:28:13 PM ISTAmid the ongoing political isolation of Afghanistan due to their atrocities on women and young girls in the country, the Human Rights Watch has urged the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) not to extend the existing government officials' travel exempt... read..
Kabul | September 3, 2022 11:29:57 PM ISTConstruction of the four-nation gas pipeline project between Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India (TAPI) that remained suspended due to the volatile situation in Afghanistan will soon begin in Herat province in northwest Afghanistan, media report... read..
Kabul | August 31, 2022 10:28:04 PM ISTAn Afghan female medical student, Elaha, whose father was a former general in the National Security Directorate said that she was sexually assaulted and beaten by a Taliban official.... read..
Kabul | August 31, 2022 5:57:04 PM ISTThe Taliban marked the one-year anniversary of the foreign troops' withdrawal from Afghanistan on Wednesday, local media reported.... read..
Beijing | August 29, 2022 8:30:05 PM ISTChina has said it hopes that the UN Security Council will extend the travel ban exemption for the Taliban leaders of Afghanistan, media reports said.... read..
Kabul | August 29, 2022 5:28:23 PM ISTAfter the recent replacement of the Pakistan Ambassador to Afghanistan, media reports emerged saying that this outcome emerged from Pakistan's persistent interference in governance issues in Afghanistan that has started irking the Taliban.... read..
Islamabad | August 29, 2022 3:27:06 AM ISTPakistan has rejected the Taliban's claims about Islamabad's airspace being used for the US strike that killed Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in July.... read..
Kabul |Monday, 2022 1:45:10 AM ISTThe Taliban's interim Defence Minister Mullah Yaqub on Sunday has claimed that the US drones were entering the war-torn country through Pakistan, the media reported.... read..
Kabul | August 29, 2022 12:59:18 AM ISTA Taliban member was killed and six others were injured in a blast in Kunar province of Afghanistan, local media reported citing authorities.... read..
Kabul | August 28, 2022 4:56:48 PM ISTAfter a hiatus of one year since the Taliban's takeover of Kabul last August, Cinemas in the country are all set to screen movies however the roles for women artists were severely limited, media reports said.... read..
Kabul | August 28, 2022 10:27:09 PM ISTBlaming the Pakistani government for allowing its airspace to be used by US drones, the Taliban's acting Defence Minister Mullah Yaqoub on Sunday said that the illegitimate use of drones to patrol Afghanistan's airspace is a transgression of the country's... read..