Afghan official: Taliban suicide car bombing kills 7 peopleKabul, Aug 23 A Taliban suicide car bomber targeted a military convoy in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province today, killing at least...

Aug 23, 2017 4:03 PM | Newsscroll

Trump admn wants to engage India more effectively in Af: Pence

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 22 The Trump administration wants to engage India more effectively in Afghanistan and hold Pakistan accountable for its actions in the region, US Vice President Mike...

Aug 22, 2017 9:07 PM | Newsscroll

Trump strategy won't solve Afghan problems, say analysts

Kabul, Aug 22 Donald Trump has vowed success in Afghanistan, but analysts say his strategy contains nothing new against enemies which his predecessors could not defeat -- a sobering assessment that...

Aug 22, 2017 8:49 PM | Newsscroll

Trump to announce new Afghan, South Asia strategy: White House

(Eds: Adds fresh inputs)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 21 President Donald Trump will announce America's new strategy in Afghanistan today, amid reports that his administration could be mulling a...

Aug 21, 2017 5:58 PM | Newsscroll

Trump to announce new Afghan strategy: White House

(Eds: Adds details, McCain criticism)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 21 US President Donald Trump will announce America's new strategy in Afghanistan today, nearly 16 years after the war began in the...

Aug 21, 2017 10:38 AM | Newsscroll

Trump to address nation on US engagement in Afghan, South Asia

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 21 President Donald Trump will address the US troops and the nation on his plans for Afghanistan and South Asia, the White House has said."President Donald J Trump will...

Aug 21, 2017 7:06 AM | Newsscroll

Mattis says a decision is closer on strategy for Afghanistan

Washington, Aug 18 After months of sometimes heated internal debate, the Trump administration has almost reached a decision on a new approach for fighting the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, Defense...

Aug 18, 2017 8:30 PM | Newsscroll

Before Camp David talks, Mattis says Afghan strategy is near

Washington, Aug 17 After months of sometimes heated internal debate, the Trump administration has almost reached a decision on a new approach for fighting the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, Defense...

Aug 18, 2017 2:08 AM | Newsscroll

40 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack at military base

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 26 : At least 40 Afghan soldiers were killed and 40 injured after the Taliban attacked the Afghan Army base in the southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan. ...

Jul 25, 2017 10:22 PM | Newsscroll

Taliban car bombing at Afghan bank kills 34, wounds dozensLashkar Gah (Afghanistan), Jun 22 At least 34 people were killed today when a Taliban car bomb struck a bank in Afghanistan's Lashkar Gah...

Jun 22, 2017 7:20 PM | Newsscroll