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Revision of S.Korean immigration law approved to grant residency to Afghan...

Seoul, Oct 19 | The South Korean Cabinet on Tuesday approved a revision to the immigration law to grant long-term residency to Afghan evacuees...

Blackout hits Afghan provinces

Kabul, Oct 14 | At least a dozen Afghan provinces, including Kabul, were hit by a blackout triggered by a technical problem, the national...

Private Afghan airlines asked to stop flights to Pak

Kabul, Oct 11 | Kam Air, a private Afghan airline, said that it has been asked by Pakistan to stop flights until further notice,...

Afghan carpet exports to India fall due to closure of air...

New Delhi, Oct 5 | Afghan merchants said that carpet exports to several countries, including India, have been significantly reduced due to the closure...

Afghan govt launches new security plan for Nangarhar province

Kabul, Oct 1 | The Taliban-led Afghan government has implemented a new security plan for the country's eastern Nangarhar province to ensure security in...

Afghan central bank allows merchants to withdraw $25,000 monthly

Kabul, Sep 21 | Afghanistan's central bank, Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB), has allowed merchants and owners of private companies to withdraw $25,000 from their...

2nd Dutch Minister resigns over Afghan evacuation

Copenhagen, Sep 18 | Dutch Defence Minister Ank Bijleveld has stepped down oafter a motion of disapproval against her for the chaotic handling of...

Afghan economy in despair following Taliban takeover

New Delhi, Sep 17 | Ever since the Taliban took over Afghanistans capital on August 15, the war-torn countrys already fragile economy has spiraled...

Taliban hands over seized cash, gold to Afghan central bank

Kabul, Sep 16 | The Taliban has handed over about $12.3 million cash and some gold to Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB), the country's central...

Ajay Kapoor, Subhash Kale announce ‘Garud’ based on Afghan rescue crisis

Mumbai, Sep 15 | Producers Ajay Kapoor and Subhash Kale announced their upcoming film titled 'Garud' inspired by the true events of the recent...

Afghan girls can attend schools but in gender-separated classes: Taliban

Kabul, Sep 13 | Afghan female students can attend higher education institutions and universities but in gender-separated classes, Abdul Baqi Haqqani, acting minister of...

Afghan nationals in Delhi protest against Pakistan

New Delhi, Sep 10 | Afghan nationals living here held a protest against Pakistan on Friday, accusing it of sending terrorists into their country.The...

Putin attributes Afghan crisis to imposition of foreign values

Moscow, Sep 10 | The current crisis in Afghanistan is a direct consequence of "irresponsible attempts to impose alien values from the outside" on...

UN Women chief asks Taliban to respect rights of Afghan women

United Nations, Sep 10 | A UN high-ranking official has called on the Taliban authorities in Afghanistan to respect the rights of women."Women have...

Afghan envoy to UN defies Taliban regime, denounces it

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Sep 8 | Afghanistan's Permanent Representative Ghulam Isaczai has defied the Taliban government and denounced its overthrow of the elected...

‘Armed and Dangerous’: New Afghan Interior Minister Haqqani bears $5mn US...

Washington, Sep 7 | Named new Interior Minister of the Taliban government in Afghanistan under acting Prime Minister Mullah Mohammad Hasan Akhund, Sirajuddin Haqqani...

IS-K becomes Afghan Taliban’s prime threat

By Hamza AmeerKabul, Sep 7 | The Afghanistan conflict, which has wrecked the country for decades, for many has been a conflict between the...

Pak regains global relevance with Afghan govt formation

By Hamza AmeerPeshawar, Sep 7 | Pakistans role in the current developments in Afghanistan, where Afghan Taliban have ousted Ashraf Ghani government and also...

Massoud calls for Afghan resurrection against Taliban

New Delhi, Sep 6 | One of the leaders of the resistance forces in Panjshir province, Ahmad Massoud, has called on the people of...

Shringla meets top US officials, discusses Afghan situation

By Arul LouisNew York, Sep 4 | In the wake of the disastrous pullout of US troops from Afghanistan, India's Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan...

Baradar to lead Afghan govt, Mullah Omar’s son in key role

New Delhi, Sep 3 | Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar will lead a new Afghan government set to be announced shortly, sources in the Islamist...

Baradar to lead new Afghan govt, Mullah Omar’s son in key...

Kabul, Sep 3 | Taliban co-founder Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar is set to lead a new Afghan government likely to be announced shortly, sources...

10mn Afghan kids in desperate need of humanitarian aid: UN

United Nations, Aug 31 | Nearly 10 million children in Afghanistan are in desperate need of humanitarian aid, and the Unicef is appealing for...

Afghan TV news presenter read out headlines while surrounded by armed...

New Delhi, Aug 31 | In a shocking moment, an Afghan TV news presenter read out the headlines while being surrounded by armed Taliban...

Paralympics: Afghan athletes reach Tokyo five days after opening ceremony

Tokyo, Aug 28 | Afghanistan will eventually have its first female athlete to compete at the Paralympic Games since 2004 as Zakia Khudadadi made...

Merkel cancels Israel visit amid Afghan crisis

Tel Aviv, Aug 27 | German Chancellor Angela Merkel has cancelled a planned visit to Israel because of the situation in Afghanistan, authorities in...

140 Afghan Sikhs stopped from attending Guru Tegh Bahadur’s birth anniversary...

New Delhi, Aug 26 | At least 140 Afghan Sikh pilgrims who were scheduled to arrive in Delhi on Thursday to attend the celebrations...

Afghan passports with Indian visas stolen at ISI’s behest

Kabul, Aug 25 | Many Afghan passports with Indian visas from Kabul have been stolen and the Pakistani intelligence agency ISI is said to...

16 Afghan evacuees who landed at IGI Airport test Covid positive

New Delhi, Aug 25 | A total of sixteen out of 78 evacuees who landed at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport from Kabul...

Bengal Police to keep a watch on Afghan citizens in state

Kolkata, Aug 23 | Considering the recent political turmoil in Afghanistan, the West Bengal police has launched a state-wide drive to check the details...

Afghan players to take road to Pakistan on way to Sri...

Kabul, Aug 21 | The Afghanistan cricket team is looking to travel to Pakistan by road on Sunday before leaving for the United Arab...

ICCR, Pune varsity to help stranded Afghan students

Pune, Aug 21 | The Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) and the Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) have assured to extend...

IAF plane departs from Kabul with Afghan leaders, Indian citizens

New Delhi, Aug 21 | An Indian Air Force (IAF) transport aircraft on Saturday departed from from the Kabul airport with some eminent Afghan...

Biden again defends handling of Afghan drawdown

Washington, Aug 21 | US President Joe Biden has once again defended his administration's handling of the troops withdrawal from Afghanistan, denying America's allies...

NATO crew member from K’taka recalls Afghan stint

Mangaluru, Aug 20 | Deepak Kumar U, a 35-year-old man who worked in the rescue fire fighting crew team of...

84 Afghan evacuees arrive in Denmark

Copenhagen, Aug 20 | A group of 84 evacuees from Afghanistan arrived in Denmark on Thursday, after being picked up from the Pakistani capital...

Afghan cricket board to host expanded T20 league in September

Kabul, Aug 19 | Despite the turmoil Afghanistan witnessed this month as Taliban took over the country, cricket in Kabul is likely to proceed...

Large portion of Afghan Air Force fled to Uzbekistam

New Delhi, Aug 19 | A large portion of the Afghan Air Force has ended up in neighbouring Uzbekistan, after hundreds of service members...

Taliban meets Afghan politicians amid efforts to form new govt

Kabul, Aug 19 | The Taliban met former Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Chairman of the High Council for National Reconciliation Abdullah Abdullah as...

MHA to prioritize visa process for Afghan Hindus and Sikhs

New Delhi, Aug 18 | The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) will prioritize the visa process for Afghan Hindus and Sikhs under the newly...

Afghan students at LU worry about families, future

Lucknow, Aug 18 | The 60 odd Afghan students, enrolled in various courses in Lucknow University (LU), have turned into a bundle of nerves,...

Big campaign on to retain Afghan flag in new Emirate

Kabul, Aug 17 | A number of youngsters gathered in Kunar province of Afghanistan demanded the Taliban to retain the government flag.According to media...

Taliban urges Afghan govt employees to return to work

Kabul, Aug 17 | Two days after the Taliban captured Kabul, the insurgent group on Tuesday urged the Afghan government employees to return to...

46 Afghan aircraft forced to land by Uzbek Air Force

By Sanjeev SharmaNew Delhi, Aug 17 | The Uzbek Air Force forced to land 46 Afghan aircraft over the past two days, the press...

Afghan students in K’taka give exams amid uncertainty

Bengaluru, Aug 17 | In the wake of the collapse of Kabul to the Taliban, Afghan students in Karnataka are appearing for examinations with...

Afghan Prez fled with 4 cars and a helicopter filled with...

New Delhi, Aug 16 | The Russian Embassy in Kabul has said that Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani had fled the country with four cars...

End of Afghan Republic, 1st night under Islamic Emirate

Kabul, Aug 16 | Hours after Afghan President Ashraf Ghani along with his close aides and the first lady left Kabul for Tajikistan, the...

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JIBS awarded prestigious global engagement seed grant by IBRO

New Delhi, Oct 19 | In a significant academic development, Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences (JIBS) has been awarded the Global Engagement Seed Grant...