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Former Afghanistan Prez Karzai calls on PM Modi
New Delhi, Nov. 20 : Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday.The two leaders spoke on issues pertaining to the interests of both nations.
One killed in Afghanistan rocket attack
Kabul, Nov 20 : A Taliban rocket slammed into Afghanistan's eastern city of Assadabad Thursday, leaving one person dead and six others injured, police said.
Afghanistan will not compromise on foreign policy: Karzai
New Delhi, Nov 19 : Afghanistan will not compromise on the independence of its foreign policy, former Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Wednesday.
In Afghanistan's new foreign policy, India's position prominent: ...
New Delhi, Nov. 19 : Former Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai on Wednesday stated that Kabul's new policy, which was formulated after the 2001 terror attacks in New York, have placed India in a very prominent position.
TAPI pipeline a step closer as Pradhan leaves for Turkmenistan
New Delhi, Nov 18 : Taking another step towards realising the ambitious TAPI (Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India) natural gas pipeline project, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan Tuesday left for Turkmenistan to attend TAPI's 19th steering committee meeting, an official release said here.
Afghanistan keen to play in Pakistan for reviving international ...
Karachi, Nov 18 : The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) is willing to send its national team to Pakistan to play One-Day Internationals (ODI) with the hope of reviving international cricket in the country, chief executive Noor Muhammad Murad said Tuesday.
One killed in Afghanistan roadside blast
Kabul, Nov 18 : One person was killed and 13 others sustained injuries when a roadside bomb struck a mini-bus in Afghanistan's eastern Khost province Tuesday, a spokesman of the provincial government said.
Afghan refugees in Pakistan to be repatriated by end-2015
Islamabad, Nov 18 : Afghanistan has promised to take adequate steps to repatriate over 1.3 million Afghan refugees living in Pakistan by the end of next year.
Two killed in Kabul suicide attack
Kabul, Nov 18 : At least two Afghan security guards were killed Tuesday morning after a Taliban suicide car bombing targeted a NATO-led coalition's base in the eastern part of Afghanistan's capital Kabul, the latest in a string of deadly attacks in the war-torn country, sources said.
NATO picks Turkish ambassador as civilian rep in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 18 : NATO has appointed Turkey's Ambassador in Afghanistan, Ismail Aramaz, as its senior civilian representative (SCR) in the country.
Indian women swamp Afghanistan to march into SAFF semis
Islamabad, Nov 17 : The Indian women's football team thrashed a hapless Afghanistan 12-0 in their final Group A match to march into the semi-finals of the third SAFF women's championship here Monday.
Massive offensive by Taliban in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 17 : Taliban militants Monday launched a massive offensive involving some 400 fighters in Balablok district of Afghanistan's western Farah province, media reported.
India will remain engaged with Afghanistan after withdrawal of ...
By Neelapu Shanti, New Delhi, Nov.16 : India has long term commitment with Afghanistan to help in security, economic and humanitarian support, say experts.
Pak army spurns Pentagon's 'baseless, malicious' report accusing ...
Karachi, Nov 16 : The Pakistan army has reportedly termed a report released by the U.S. Defence Department, accusing Pakistan of using "proxy forces to hedge against the loss of influence in Afghanistan and to counter India's superior military," as "baseless, malicious, demoralising and contrary to ...
Kabul car bomb kills three
Kabul, Nov 16 : Three civilians were killed and 17 injured when a car bomb explosion rocked Afghanistan's capital Kabul Sunday, the interior ministry said.
Pakistan important pillar of Afghan foreign policy: Afghan president
Islamabad, Nov 16 : Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has said that partnership with Pakistan is an important pillar of Afghanistan's foreign policy, adding that it was a historical occasion to mend ties.
Pakistan PM assures support for Afghan peace process
Islamabad, Nov 15 : Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Saturday assured visiting Afghan President Ashraf Ghani that Pakistan will fully support the peace and reconciliation process in Afghanistan.
Seven killed in Pakistan-Afghanistan border clash
Islamabad, Nov 15 : A terrorist attack on the Pakistan-Afghanistan border killed five militants and two Afghan security officials Saturday.
Three policemen, 10 militants killed in Afghanistan attack
Kabul, Nov 15 : At least three Afghan border policemen and 10 militants were killed after Taliban militants attacked security checkpoints in the country's eastern province of Kunar Saturday morning, police said.
NATO soldier killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 15 : A soldier of the NATO-led coalition was killed during an attack in Afghanistan, the coalition forces said Saturday morning.
Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to promote bilateral ties
Islamabad, Nov 14 : Pakistan and Afghanistan Friday agreed to promote bilateral cooperation in economic and trade relations for the benefit of their countries.
Five killed in four bomb attacks in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 13 : At least five people, including a suicide bomber, were killed in four bomb attacks in war-torn Afghanistan Thursday, authorities said.
Now, submit Indian citizenship applications in person
New Delhi, Nov 13 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Thursday said Muslims from Pakistan and Afghanistan who had entered India prior to Dec 13, 2009 can submit their applications for Indian citizenship in person also.
Al Qaeda embittered by IS' 'soaring global popularity'
Washington, Nov 12 : A new report has said that the soaring global popularity of the Islamic State (IS) has presented a direct challenge to the Al Qaeda movement's "original core" in the Pakistan-Afghanistan border region and has sparked off an "exceptional level of flux" among Pakistani militant ...
Two killed in Afghanistan blast
Kabul, Nov 12 : Two civilians were killed and another injured in an explosion in Shindand town in Afghanistan's western Herat province Wednesday, police spokesman Abdul Rauf Ahmadi said.
Five policemen killed in Afghanistan attack
Kabul, Nov 12 : At least five policemen were killed when some unidentified insurgents attacked a police check point in the northern Afghan province of Badakhshan overnight, police said Wednesday morning.
Afghanistan keen to establish 'real and honest friendship' with ...
Islamabad, Nov 10 : Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has reportedly expressed his willingness to build a "real and honest friendship" with Pakistan during his upcoming visit to Islamabad.
Three police officials killed in Afghan explosion
Kabul, Nov 10 : Three senior police officials were killed and one injured Monday in an explosion in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province.
Nine killed in Afghan suicide bombing
Kabul, Nov 10 : At least nine people were killed and five injured Monday in a suicide attack in Afghanistan's Logar province.
Pakistan opens trade road linking Afghanistan
Islamabad, Nov 9 : Pakistan Army chief Gen. Raheel Sharif Sunday opened a key road in the south Waziristan tribal region to facilitate trade with neighbouring Afghanistan, officials said.