Taliban hints at involvement of a foreign hand behind attack on Pak embassy in Kabul

Islamabad |Tuesday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST

The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid on Monday confirmed that the terrorist behind the attack on the Pakistani Embassy in Afghanistan last week had been arrested, media r

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Clashes break out between Pak tribes and Taliban over land dispute

Lahore |Monday, 2022 4:45:10 AM IST

Seven people, including two children, were injured following firing from across the Afghan border in Kharlachi and Borki near Pakistans Kurram border on Sunday, officials said.

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Is there Taliban rule in Hyderabad, asks RGV on no music after 10 p.m.

Hyderabad |Friday, 2022 4:15:12 AM IST

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has slammed no music after 10 p.m. order in Hyderabad pubs, wondering "if the city was under Taliban rule".

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Taliban free last American hostage in Afghanistan in prisoner swap

Islamabad |Tuesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST

The Taliban on Monday freed Mark Frerichs, the only American hostage remaining in Afghanistan, in exchange for a Taliban drug lord, Bashir Noorzai, who was serving life sentence at a US prison, media

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Maulana Masood Azhar not in Afghanistan, but in Pakistan: Taliban

Kabul |Thursday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST

Following Pakistans letter to Kabul seeking to locate, report and arrest Maulana Masood Azhar -- the head of banned outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed -- the Taliban government on Wednesday denied his presence i

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Taliban says US drones entering Afghanistan through Pakistan (Lead)

Kabul |Monday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST

The Taliban's interim Defence Minister Mullah Yaqub on Sunday has claimed that the US drones were entering the war-torn country through Pakistan, the media reported.

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Ashraf Ghani says he fled to deny Taliban another chance to 'humiliate' a President

Washington |Monday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST

Former Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani has broken his silence and said that he fled the country last August because he did not want to give the Taliban an opportunity to "humiliate" another former

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Taliban fire shots, beat women protesters in Kabul

Islamabad |Sunday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST

Security forces in Kabul fired shots in the air and beat up women protesting Taliban rule on Saturday, as dozens demanded the right to education, work and political participation on the eve of the fir

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High-ranking Taliban cleric killed by bomb hidden in prosthetic leg

Kabul |Friday, 2022 4:15:09 AM IST

Sheikh Rahimullah Haqqani, a prominent Taliban figure, was killed in a suicide attack on a seminary in Kabul on Thursday when the attacker blew explosives placed in a prosthetic leg, according to Tali

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Taliban say they had no info of Zawahiri's 'arrival & stay' in Kabul

Kabul |Friday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST

The caretaker Taliban administration in Afghanistan has said that the group was uninformed of Ayman al-Zawahiris "arrival and stay" in Kabul, although it is uncertain whether the Taliban have explicit

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Taliban supreme leader calls for implementation of Sharia law in Afghanistan

Kabul |Saturday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST

The leader of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan Mawlawi Hibatullah Akhundzada held a gathering with the provincial governors in Kandahar, stressing the need for preserving the Islamic values, Islamic

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Cong charges BJP of 'Talibanizing' India in veil of nationalism (Ld)

Mumbai |Sunday, 2022 1:15:09 AM IST

In a blistering attack, the Congress on Saturday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of 'bloodying' the country's atmosphere in the guise of 'hypocritical nationalism', and labelled it as a 'Bharat Jal

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