UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Secretary-General Antonio Guterres received a communication on September 15 from the currently accredited Afghan Ambassador, Ghulam Isaczai, with the list of Afghanistan's delegation for the assembly's 76th annual session.
The statement for resumption of classes from 6 to 12, published on Facebook, did not include girls.
Taliban largely remains a cohesive institution; Friction may not amount to a serious threat to the Taliban, experts say.
Senators were discussing Pakistan's role in enabling Taliban rise to power. Senator Robert Menendez, Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, spoke about the “double-dealing by Pakistan” and “providing a safe haven” to the Taliban. Questions were raised about US's supposedly weak stance that could affect relations with India.
Soon after forming the interim government, the Taliban banned women from playing cricket or any other sports in Afghanistan
The world will need to engage with the Taliban to some extent, despite disappointment with the new all-Taliban Cabinet that defied earlier promises it would be inclusive.
Taliban co-founder and head of its political office Mullah Baradar will be leading the new Taliban government in Afghanistan which is likely to be declared today.
On Wednesday, their mission “Operation Flyaway” helped ferry 51 people from Afghanistan to Uganda on a privately chartered plane financed by the GoFundMe campaign.
Most NATO nations flew out their troops after two decades in Afghanistan, winding down a frantic airlift that Western leaders acknowledged was still leaving many of their citizens and local allies behind.
"All achievements of the last 20 years in Afghanistan have been lost. Nothing is left. It's zero now," Sikh Afghan Narendra Singh Khalsa said soon after his arrival at Hindon Airport.
'We have to step up our outreach to Kashmiris, we also have to re-assure them that India will continue to be a secular democracy,' General Shankar Roychowdhury said.
It said that on Thursday a total of 275 Nepalese citizens were evacuated from Afghanistan, bringing the total number of such people to 470.
The Taliban spokesperson said the new government in Kabul would protect women's rights to education and work.
A government will be announced after the negotiations with non-Taliban leaders are completed, as per the Taliban spokesman Suhail Shaheen.
Kabuliwalas in Kolkata usually visit from one door to the other selling wares from their country, mostly dry fruits, rugs and perfume, or deal in the business of lending money.
The Taliban have rapidly advanced across northern, western and southern Afghanistan in recent weeks and now control most of the country's provincial capitals
Prime Minister Narendra Modi being welcomed by BJP National President JP Nadda, party members and supporters on his arrival from US, after concluding Quad Summit, at AFS Palam in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives from US, after concluding Quad Summit, at AFS Palam in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi interacts with the farmers and assures them of speedy redressal of their problems by the government, at Katar Singh Wala village in Bathinda.PTI Photo
Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officials during investigation after the death of Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad President Mahant Narendra Giri Maharaj, at Baghambari Gaddi Math in Prayagraj.PTI Photo
Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves to supporters on his arrival from US, after concluding Quad Summit, at AFS Palam in New Delhi. BJP National President JP Nadda also seen.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
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