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Afghanistan: Female students in Badakhshan urge Taliban to reopen secondary schools

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 25 (ANI): Female students of secondary schools in Badakhshan on Saturday urged the Taliban to reopen schools ...

Iran deported 147 Afghan refugees: Taliban authorities

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 25 (ANI): As many as 147 Afghan refugees returned from Iran through the Islamqala border in eastern ...

Under Taliban regime, Afghan businesswomen complain of lack of markets

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 25 (ANI): Afghan businesswomen have called out the Taliban once again for not getting ample market opportunities ...

Afghan female entrepreneur teaches girls in 'secrecy' under Taliban rule

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 25 (ANI): Despite the Taliban being in power, an Afghan entrepreneur has brought a fresh wave of ...

Jaishankar greets people of Greece on their Independence Day

New Delhi [India], March 25 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday extended greetings to his Greek counterpart and ...

Jaishankar greetings people of Greece on their Independence Day

New Delhi [India], March 25 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday extended greetings to his Greek counterpart and ...

School boss quits over complaints about Ukrainian refugees media

The Japanese headmaster reportedly refused to apologize for his remarksThe president of a Japanese language school has reportedly resigned after ...

Schools to allow women, girls back after formalising new curriculum, says Afghan official

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 25 (ANI): Girls will be allowed back into schools in Afghanistan once work on a new curriculum ...

Sometimes these things happen as we have lot of youngsters in team: Pakistan skipper Shadab after loss to Afghanistan in 1st T20I

Sharjah [UAE], March 25 (ANI): Following his side's six-wicket loss to Afghanistan in the first T20I, Pakistan skipper Shadab Khan ...

Need to improve top-order: Afghanistan skipper Rashid Khan after win over Pakistan in first T20I

Sharjah [UAE], March 25 (ANI): Following the six-wicket win over Pakistan in the first T20I, Afghanistan skipper Rashid Khan expressed ...

Afghanistan win first international match against Pakistan, down visitors by six wickets in first T20I

Sharjah [UAE], March 25 (ANI): Mohammad Nabi and the Afghanistan bowlers' brilliant display helped the team beat Pakistan by 6 ...

US working to assist Americans who want to leave Afghanistan: Blinken

Washington [US], March 25 (ANI): The US is working to assist 44 Americans who want to leave Afghanistan and numerous ...

UN Weekly Roundup: March 18-24, 2023

united nations - Editor's note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this ...

US imposed sanctions, banking restrictions primary cause of Afghanistan's ongoing economic crisis: Taliban

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 25 (ANI): Afghanistan's acting Foreign Minister under the caretaker Taliban regime, Amir Khan Muttaqi in an op-ed ...

US VP Kamala Harris 'deeply saddened' by ban on Afghan girls' schooling

Washington [US], March 25 (ANI): US Vice President Kamala Harris has said that she is "deeply saddened by the one-year ...

At least 10 die in Afghanistan earthquake, flash floods

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 24 (ANI): At least 10 people were killed and over 60 injured after flash floods and earthquake ...

Pakistan continues to sponsor terrorist outfits along LoC

Muzzafarabad [PoK], March 24 (ANI): Pakistan has been known for its perennial support to the Taliban in Afghanistan and other ...

PM Modi meets ITU Secy general Doreen Bogdan-Martin, discusses digital technology, connectivity

New Delhi [India], March 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) ...

3.9 magnitude earthquake hits Manipur's Moirang

Moirang (Manipur) [India], March 24 (ANI): An earthquake of magnitude 3.9 on the Richter Scale struck Moirang of Manipur, India ...

Washington stands with women in Iran, Afghanistan who face violence: US President

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 24 (ANI): US President Joe Biden has said that Washington stands with women in Iran and Afghanistan ...

Earthquake in Afghanistan destroyed around 665 houses in several provinces: UN

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 24 (ANI): United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) has stated that the recent ...

Pentagon begins redeployment to deter Russia and China WSJ

The US Defense Department will move newer attack aircraft to Europe and the Pacific, the newspaper reportsThe US will send ...

India will play Asia cup matches at neutral venues, won't travel to Pakistan: Sources

By Vipul KashyapNew Delhi [India], March 23 (ANI): The Asia Cup 2023 is likely to be held in Pakistan, with ...

Earthquake of 3.8 magnitude strikes Manipur's Moirang

Moirang (Manipur) [India], March 23 (ANI): An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.8 on the Richter Scale hit 60km east-southeast ...

State Bank of Pakistan likely to raise interest rate to unlock IMF loan programme

Karachi [Pakistan], March 23 (ANI): The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is likely to raise the interest rate by 2 ...

Pashtun Community Revives Norouz Celebrations In Pakistan

PARACHINAR, Pakistan -- Thousands of men dance to the beat of drums as a Pashtun community in northwestern Pakistan celebrates ...

UK war crimes probe issues call for evidence

The investigation into extrajudicial killings by British troops in Afghanistan was announced last yearAn independent inquiry into alleged illegal killings ...

High time for Pakistan to rethink its Afghan policy

Islamabad [Pakistan], March 23 (ANI): Recently, a high-level Pakistani delegation comprising Defence Minister, DG ISI, and Foreign Secretary visited Kabul ...

Pashtun activist at UN exposes Pakistan's ties with Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan

Geneva [Switzerland], March 23 (ANI): A Pashtun political activist during the 52nd Session of the UN Human Rights Council in ...

PoK, Gilgit Baltistan witness rise in human rights abuses, activists inform UN

Geneva [Switzerland], March 23 (ANI): Political activists from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, Gilgit Baltistan have informed the United Nations Human Rights Council ...

4 killed, 80 injured in Afghanistan earthquake

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 23 (ANI): At least four people have been killed and about 80 others were injured in an ...

3,927 people arrested for various types of crimes in Afghanistan over last year

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 23 (ANI): Kabul's department of security has said that over the last year, 3,927 people have been ...

Pakistan: Five security personnel killed in two attacks in South Waziristan, Dera Ismail Khan

Islamabad [Pakistan], March 22 (ANI): Five security personnel, including a senior military officer, were killed in separate attacks in the ...

Mild tremors felt as magnitude 2.7 earthquake strikes west-northwest of Delhi

New Delhi [India], March 22 (ANI): An earthquake of magnitude 2.7 on the Richter scale struck 17 km west-northwest of ...

Indian NGO asks UN to add more provisions, budget for people with disability

Geneva [Switzerland], March 22 (ANI): An Indian NGO, Samarthanam International has asked the United Nations to add more provisions and ...

Dhami inquires about quake situation in Uttarakhand, instructs officials to exercise vigilance

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], March 22 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Wednesday reviewed the situation after an earthquake ...

PM Modi unveils 6G vision document, inaugurates ITU Area Office and Innovation Centre

New Delhi [India], March 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unveiled Bharat's 6G Vision Document and inaugurated the ...

India is rapidly moving towards next step of digital revolution: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], March 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asserted that India is rapidly moving towards the ...

Call Before U Dig: PM Modi launches app to help prevent uncoordinated digging

New Delhi [India], March 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched a special app called 'Call before u ...

At least 9 Killed As Strong Earthquake Rattles Pakistan, Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - A magnitude 6.5 earthquake rattled much of Pakistan and Afghanistan on Tuesday, sending panicked residents fleeing from homes ...

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Despite promises, girls again barred from schools in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan: Afghanistan's education ministry has announced that the country's school year has begun, but the United Nations children's agency, ...

Afghanistan: Female students in Badakhshan urge Taliban to reopen secondary schools

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 25 (ANI): Female students of secondary schools in Badakhshan on Saturday urged the Taliban to reopen schools ...

Nitu and Saweety strike historic gold at Mahindra IBA Women's World Boxing Championships

New Delhi [India], March 25 (ANI): Scripting history, exuberant Indian pugilists Nitu Ghanghas and Saweety Boora were crowned as World ...

Nitu strikes historic gold at IBA Women's World Boxing Championships

New Delhi [India],March 25 (ANI): Scripting history, the young Indian pugilist Nitu Ghanghas was crowned as a World Champion for ...

Iran deported 147 Afghan refugees: Taliban authorities

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 25 (ANI): As many as 147 Afghan refugees returned from Iran through the Islamqala border in eastern ...

Under Taliban regime, Afghan businesswomen complain of lack of markets

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 25 (ANI): Afghan businesswomen have called out the Taliban once again for not getting ample market opportunities ...

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