Victory lies in allowing Afghanistan to be Afghanistan:

McMaster               By Lalit K Jha               Washington, Aug 26 US National Security Advisor H R McMaster has said that 'winning in Afghanistan' doesn't mean...

Aug 26, 2017 7:12 AM | Newsscroll

US worried Pak's N-weapons could land up in terrorists' hands:

officialBy Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 25 The Trump administration is worried that nuclear weapons and materials in Pakistan could land up in the hands of terror groups and the concerns are...

Aug 25, 2017 9:45 AM | Newsscroll

US welcomes launch of 'Afghan Compact'            

By Lalit K Jha            Washington, Aug 25 The United States has welcomed the launch of 'Afghan Compact', an initiative under which a decree has been signed by Afghanistan President...

Aug 25, 2017 8:21 AM | Newsscroll

Respect Pakistan's sovereignty, security concerns: China to US

(EDS: Updating with more inputs)By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 24 The US should recognise Pakistan's "important role" in Afghanistan and respect its sovereignty and legitimate security concerns, China's...

Aug 24, 2017 9:13 PM | Newsscroll

New US Afghan plan a 'futile course': Russia's Lavrov

Moscow, Aug 24 Russia's foreign minister called the new US strategy for Afghanistan regrettable today, saying the blueprint unveiled by President Donald Trump was a "futile course".Speaking at a...

Aug 24, 2017 9:13 PM | Newsscroll

'US wants India to play a more active role in Afghanistan'

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 24 The US wants India to play a more active role in finding a political solution in Afghanistan, a senior official has said, as she welcomed India's financial support...

Aug 24, 2017 1:18 PM | Newsscroll

US lawmakers welcome Trump's strategy to exert pressure on Pak

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 24 An influential group of US lawmakers have welcomed the new South Asia strategy unveiled by President Donald Trump which hold Pakistan accountable for its actions and...

Aug 24, 2017 8:09 AM | Newsscroll

Cut Pak aid, revoke major non-NATO ally status: US lawmakers

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 23 Hailing Donald Trump's new tough line against Pakistan, top US lawmakers have demanded that Islamabad be designated a "state sponsor of terrorism" and its major...

Aug 23, 2017 1:58 PM | Newsscroll

US again terms India as important strategic partner

Washington [U.S.A.] August 23 : United States on Tuesday once again termed India as its very important regional strategic partner. Addressing reporters on President Donald Trump's...

Aug 22, 2017 5:48 AM | Newsscroll

India emerging as important regional partner for US: Tillerson

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 22 India is emerging as a very important regional strategic partner for the US that can help modernise Afghanistan both politically and economically, Secretary of State...

Aug 23, 2017 2:21 AM | Newsscroll