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Afghanistan: Slain Sikh leader's son likely to contest election

Kabul: The son of slain Afghani Sikh leader Avtar Singh Khalsa is likely to contest the upcoming national polls, local media reports said on Saturday.

UN official sees ‘unprecedented opportunities’ to make progress on peace in Afghanistan

New York: The coming months will present critical opportunities for the international community to review assistance to Afghanistan, as the country works towards a lasting peace, stable d ...

Pakistan Army chief Qamar Bajwa-led delegation meets Ashraf Ghani

Kabul: A  Pakistani delegation led by the Chief of Army Staff of Pakistan General Qamar Bajwa met Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday, media reports said.

UN welcomes temporary ceasefire announcement by Afghan Government; urges Taliban to reciprocate

New York: United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the week-long ceasefire announced by the Government of Afghanistan with the Taliban and called on the milit ...

UN chief condemns deadly attack on voter registration centre in eastern Afghanistan

New York: United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has strongly condemned an attack on a mosque being used as a voter registration centre in Afghanistan’s Khost prov ...

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to visit Afghanistan on Friday

Islamabad/Kabul: On the invitation of Afghan President Muhammad Ashraf Ghani, Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will undertake a day-long visit to Kabul on Friday, officials sa ...

US diplomat Alice G Wells visits Pakistan, meets Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua

Islamabad: The United States (US) Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Ambassador Alice G Wells, met Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua on Thurs ...

Ghani extends amnesty for Taliban, says ready to open a new chapter with Pakistan

Kabul: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani announced on Wednesday that Taliban will be amnestied if the militants give up weapons and return to civilian life, while officially opening the ...

Indian PM Modi calls Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, offers medical help

New Delhi/Kabul: Following a series of deadly attacks which killed nearly 150 people in Afghanistan in the last ten days, the country's President Ashraf Ghani received a call from Ind ...