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UN Seeks Record $4.4B For Afghans Struggling Under Taliban

UN Seeks Record $4.4B For Afghans Struggling Under Taliban

“In simple terms, the humanitarian program that we are appealing for is to save lives.” Less than a year after Taliban fighters toppled its internationally backed government, Afghanistan is buckling beneath a debilitating humanitarian crisis and an...

31 March 2022
Naseeruddin Shah Slammed For Referring To Mughals As 'Refugees'

Naseeruddin Shah Slammed For Referring To Mughals As 'Refugees'

Actor Naseeruddin Shah has landed in trouble yet again and this time for referring the Mughals as refugees in a viral video.

30 December 2021

San Francisco Shooting: Man Killed By Police Was Ex-Afghan Interpreter

Ajmal Amani, 41, was shot Friday morning in the narrow corridor of the building on South of Market after threatening several people with a large kitchen knife.

Hugh Jackman Aka Wolverine Stands With Afghan Women

Hugh Jackman Aka Wolverine Stands With Afghan Women

Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman, who is popular for playing the character of Wolverine in the ‘X-Men’ film franchise, took to Instagram to announce that he is...

14 September 2021

Afghanistan: What Taliban Rule Means For Sikhs And Hindus

Afghan Sikhs and Hindus face a precarious future living in a country ruled by the Taliban. While the Islamic fundamentalist group say the minorities will be...

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08 September 2021
At Least 14 Members Of Taliban's Govt On UNSC's Terrorism Blacklist

At Least 14 Members Of Taliban's Govt On UNSC's Terrorism Blacklist

Acting defence minister Mullah Yaqoob, acting foreign minister Mullah Ameer Khan Muttaqi and his deputy Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanikzai are all listed under the...


08 September 2021
NSA Ajit Doval Meets Russian Counterpart Nikolai Patrushev Amid Afghanistan Crisis

NSA Ajit Doval Meets Russian Counterpart Nikolai Patrushev Amid Afghanistan Crisis

Patrushev is expected to meet External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and the Prime Minister.


08 September 2021
Who Is Siraj Haqqani, New Afghan Interior Minister With $5 Million Bounty On His Head?

Who Is Siraj Haqqani, New Afghan Interior Minister With $5 Million Bounty On His Head?

Siraj Haqqani, son of the founder of the Haqqani network, has been named as the interior minister of the new government in Afghanistan despite US President Joe...


08 September 2021
Taliban Fired At Me But I Survived: A Young Protestor In Kabul

Taliban Fired At Me But I Survived: A Young Protestor In Kabul

Outlook spoke to a young protestor in Kabul who narrated how the Taliban opened fire at the protestors and arrested thousands of men and women who were...


08 September 2021
Delhi Gurudwara Shelters 44 Sikhs Evacuated From Afghanistan

Delhi Gurudwara Shelters 44 Sikhs Evacuated From Afghanistan

Of the 44 people, 32 will be adopted by the Sobti Foundation of New York-based philanthropist Mandeep Singh Sobti.


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07 September 2021
Pakistan Not Setting Up New Camps For Afghan Refugees: Interior Minister

Pakistan Not Setting Up New Camps For Afghan Refugees: Interior Minister

Rashid said that there are no Afghan refugees at the border and the government has not established any camp in the area


07 September 2021
US-Built Databases A Potential Tool Of Taliban Repression

US-Built Databases A Potential Tool Of Taliban Repression

The Afghan Personnel and Pay System has data on more than 700,000 security forces members dating back 40 years, said a senior security official from the fallen...


06 September 2021
US Warns Of Afghan Civil War As Taliban Make Panjshir Advances

US Warns Of Afghan Civil War As Taliban Make Panjshir Advances

Taliban forces are trying to retake the last standing province in Afghanistan as General Mark Milley said there's a "good" chance of a civil war.


06 September 2021
Could The Taliban Form An Alliance With Mexico's Drug Cartels?

Could The Taliban Form An Alliance With Mexico's Drug Cartels?

As the Taliban take control of Afghanistan, they will further tighten their grip on opium poppy cultivation. This in turn will have an impact on the global...


06 September 2021
The 'Oprah Of Afghanistan': Mozhdah Jamalzadah

The 'Oprah Of Afghanistan': Mozhdah Jamalzadah

The Afghan-Canadian singer talks about the feminist songs her father wrote for her, and tells DW about her heartbreak following the current occupation of...


31 August 2021
Afghan National Detained In Jammu

Afghan National Detained In Jammu

The man informed the police that he came to India on valid documents to attend his brother who undergoing a treatment at the RR hospital in Delhi.


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31 August 2021
Afghanistan Crisis: Why Qatar Fosters Close Contact With The Taliban

Afghanistan Crisis: Why Qatar Fosters Close Contact With The Taliban

Qatar has longstanding ties with the Taliban. While this approach is criticized by some, others benefit from the country's contacts. Qatar's main interest is...


31 August 2021
Taliban Say US Defeat 'Big Lesson' For Other Invaders

Taliban Say US Defeat 'Big Lesson' For Other Invaders

While declaring victory after the US military left Kabul, the Taliban said they wanted good relations with the US and the rest of the world.


30 August 2021
Will The Taliban Restrict Internet Access In Afghanistan?

Will The Taliban Restrict Internet Access In Afghanistan?

The Taliban say that they want to ensure internet access in Afghanistan, but they could face substantial technical and financial challenges to keep it running....


30 August 2021
IS-K Claims Responsibility For Kabul Airport Rocket Attack; Everything That Has Happened So Far

IS-K Claims Responsibility For Kabul Airport Rocket Attack; Everything That Has Happened So Far

The ‘Islamic State-Khorasan’ group said it had fired six rockets. Operations at the Kabul airport continued ‘uninterrupted,’ the US said.


30 August 2021
Afghan Students In India Stuck In Limbo After Taliban Takeover

Afghan Students In India Stuck In Limbo After Taliban Takeover

Students from Afghanistan living in India face a difficult choice: Go back home to Taliban rule or stay abroad and leave their families behind. And with their...


30 August 2021
Afghan Situation Raises New Security Questions: Rajnath Singh

Afghan Situation Raises New Security Questions: Rajnath Singh

‘What is happening in neighbouring Afghanistan is raising new questions in terms of security and our government is constantly monitoring the developments...


26 August 2021
Escaping Taliban Afghanistan Wheelchair Basketball Captain Nilofar Bayat Finds New Home In Spanish Club

Escaping Taliban Afghanistan Wheelchair Basketball Captain Nilofar Bayat Finds New Home In Spanish Club

Bayat was 'happy to be alive' and glad to be in a position 'to start a new life' with her husband in Spain, but she said she wouldn't forget her country


26 August 2021
Afghanistan Crisis: Britain Warns Of 'Imminent Attack' Targeting Kabul Airport

Afghanistan Crisis: Britain Warns Of 'Imminent Attack' Targeting Kabul Airport

British Armed Forces Minister James Heappey told the BBC on Thursday there was 'very, very credible reporting of an imminent attack' at the airport.


26 August 2021
Afghanistan Crisis: EAM Jaishankar To Brief Leaders During All-Party Meet Today

Afghanistan Crisis: EAM Jaishankar To Brief Leaders During All-Party Meet Today

This comes at a time when the Indian government is evacuating its citizens from the war-ravaged country as the Taliban declared its victory over the government...


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