Mon, 06 Dec 2021

China-donated humanitarian aid arrives in Afghanistan: official

© Provided by Xinhua MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Afghanistan, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Some 500 tons of food and clothing donated by China ...

Afghanistan: 32 provinces to commence passport issuance services

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 6 (ANI): The passport-issuing process in Afghanistan is set to commence from Monday in 14 more provinces, ...

Taliban Pledge to Probe Alleged Summary Killings of Ex-Afghan Forces

ISLAMABAD - Afghanistan's ruling Taliban on Sunday rejected Western allegations they were carrying out targeted killings of security officials linked ...

Afghanistan: Construction projects over USD 5 billion at halt, surging joblessness

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 6 (ANI): Construction projects in Afghanistan over USD 5 billion are on hold, stated the union of ...

Russian FM arrives in New Delhi ahead of inaugural 22 dialogue

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Sunday arrived in New Delhi ahead of the ...

Russia's approach towards India remains unchanged, has been helping us tremendously: Ex diplomat

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Emphasising that Russia has not changed its approach towards India, unlike the Western superpower, ...

Former diplomats pin high hopes on Putin's visit to India, say Afghanistan, defence deals to be on top priority

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Former Indian diplomats believe Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to India on Monday will ...

Taliban vow to probe reports of summary killings in Afghanistan despite amnesty decree

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 5 (ANI): The Taliban on Sunday promised to probe reports of execution and forcible disappearance of former ...

Starvation grips Afghanistan amid economic collapse

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 5 (ANI): Afghanistan is on the brink of mass starvation after nearly four months since the Taliban ...

India-Russia will hold first 22 dialogue in Delhi tomorrow, discussions on key bilateral, global issues to take place

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): India and Russia will hold the first 22 format dialogue here on December 6, ...

Pope Calls Neglect of Migrants 'Shipwreck' on Lesbos Visit

LESBOS, GREECE - Pope Francis on Sunday returned to the island of Lesbos, the migration flashpoint he first visited in ...

Suliman Safi to lead Afghanistan in U-19 World Cup

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 5 (ANI): Left-hand top-order batter Suliman Safi will lead the 20-member Afghanistan squad in the ICC U19 ...

Afghans lodge most asylum applications in EU: report

Brussels [Belgium], December 5 (ANI): The asylum requests by Afghan people to Europe have increased dramatically and is now the ...

Taliban going back on its word, US & allies say

The US and more than a dozen of its allies have issued a statement expressing concern over the alleged summary ...

Pope Francis Visiting Migrant Camp on Greek Island of Lesbos

LESBOS, GREECE - Pope Francis will travel to Lesbos on Sunday to meet asylum-seekers at a migrant camp there on ...

India-Russia to ink several pacts, discuss important issues during President Putin's visit

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to arrive in India on Monday for the ...

Pak envoy meets Taliban's acting FM, discusses bilateral cooperation

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 5 (ANI): Pakistan's envoy to Afghanistan Mansoor Ahmad Khan met Taliban acting foreign minister Amir Khan Muttaqi ...

Major milestones expected during Putin's visit to India

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin is scheduled to arrive in the national capital here on ...

Afghanistan to resume issuing passports in 17 provinces

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 5 (ANI): Passport Department has been opened in 17 provinces in Afghanistan and will soon start them ...

US, other world powers condemn Taliban over summary killings in Afghanistan

Washington [US], December 5 (ANI): The United States joined other international powers in expressing "deep concern" over the summary killings ...

Pak to host emergency OIC meeting on Afghanistan on Dec 19

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 4 (ANI): Pakistan is set to host a special meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) ...

Russian-Indian axis remains strong, isn't affected by third parties' pressure, says Moscow-based analyst

By RohitNew Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Delhi beginning Monday, a Moscow-based ...

Date of Putin-Biden talks announced

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with his US counterpart Joe Biden on Tuesday evening, the Kremlin has announced. ...

Traditional Wrestling Continues as a Friday Fixture in Kabul

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - Through clouds of billowing dust, two men circle each other warily before one plunges forward, grabbing his ...

Pakistan to Host OIC-led International Meeting on Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan said Saturday it will host a conference of foreign ministers from Islamic countries later this month in ...

Taliban discusses humanitarian aid, trade with Chinese envoy in Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 4 (ANI): Taliban appointed foreign minister Amir Khan Motaqi on Saturday met the Chinese Ambassador to Kabul ...

Several Iranian guards suffer casualties after border clashes near Afghanistan, say Taliban

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 4 (ANI): The Iranian forces had suffered at least nine casualties during clashes on the Afghanistan-Iran border ...

Pakistani hackers targeting Indian, Afghan government, military officials: Report

New Delhi [India], December 04 (ANI): A report by thehackernews.com has revealed that Pakistani hackers are targeting the Indian and ...

Vladimir Putin's visit to India will provide new impetus to bilateral ties: Russian Ambassador

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Emphasising that Russian President Vladimir Putin's upcoming visit to Delhi would result in pragmatic ...

Sizeable amount of agreements, formidable joint political statement to be signed during Putin's India visit, says Russian envoy

By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): India and Russia are working on a series of agreements for Russian ...

'Missing India factor dents Afghanistan's progress after Taliban takeover'

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 4 (ANI): With Afghanistan facing a severe humanitarian crisis, the Taliban regime is making a big mistake ...

'Much more needed', says US envoy after Taliban decree on women's rights

Washington [US], December 4 (ANI): US special envoy for Afghanistan Thomas West welcomed an order of the Taliban, under which ...

France evacuates over 300 people from Afghanistan

Paris [France], December 4 (ANI): France has evacuated more than 300 people from Afghanistan, said the French Foreign Ministry. According ...

Explosion occurs in Afghanistan's capital Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 4 (ANI): An explosion occurred in Afghanistan's capital Kabul on Saturday, said local media. According to the ...

US strike may have killed Syrian civilians, Pentagon says

The US military said it would open an investigation into the possibility a recent drone strike caused civilian casualties, with ...

US strike may have killed civilians in Syria, Pentagon says

The US military said it would open an investigation into possible civilian casualties inflicted in a recent drone strike on ...

UNHRC calls for humanitarian aid for 3.5 million Afghans to avoid starvation

Geneva [Switzerland], December 4 (ANI): UN Human Rights Council has appealed to increase humanitarian support to 3.5 million people including ...

Karzai calls for inclusive government in Afghanistan to gain international acceptance, recognition

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 4 (ANI): Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai emphasized the significance of inclusive government in Afghanistan calling Loya ...

Afghan girl listed among 25 influential women of 2021 by UK-based newspaper

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 4 (ANI): Sotooda Forotan, a girl based in Afghanistan has been listed under the 25 influential women ...

UN Recap: November 28-December 3, 2021

UNITED NATIONS - Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this past week, ...

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Human Rights Watch: Taliban arrested, executed security forces

LONDON, England: The Taliban has executed dozens of members of the former government's security forces after the surrender of Afghanistan, ...

China-donated humanitarian aid arrives in Afghanistan: official

© Provided by Xinhua MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Afghanistan, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Some 500 tons of food and clothing donated by China ...

Afghanistan: 32 provinces to commence passport issuance services

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 6 (ANI): The passport-issuing process in Afghanistan is set to commence from Monday in 14 more provinces, ...

Taliban Pledge to Probe Alleged Summary Killings of Ex-Afghan Forces

ISLAMABAD - Afghanistan's ruling Taliban on Sunday rejected Western allegations they were carrying out targeted killings of security officials linked ...

Afghanistan: Construction projects over USD 5 billion at halt, surging joblessness

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 6 (ANI): Construction projects in Afghanistan over USD 5 billion are on hold, stated the union of ...

Russian FM arrives in New Delhi ahead of inaugural 22 dialogue

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Sunday arrived in New Delhi ahead of the ...

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