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New York: International cooperation and solidarity are the only way to combat terrorism, Iraqi President Barham Salih said in his speech to the UN General Assembly on Thursday, warning against complacency. more
Afghan singers hiding in Pakistan after escaping Taliban onslaught: Report

Afraid of being executed by the Taliban, several Afghan singers have fled their homeland and are living in hiding in Pakistan.

Pakistan: Seven Pakistani soldiers die during exchange of fire with terrorists

South Waziristan: At least seven Pakistani soldiers were killed during an exchange of fire with terrorists in Pakistan's  South Waziristan tribal district on Wednesday, media rep ...

China promised to maintain embassy in Kabul, increase humanitarian aid, says Taliban

Beijing/Kabul: China has promised to maintain its embassy in Afghanistan and also increase humanitarian aid to the war-torn country, a Taliban spokesman said Friday, according to media re ...

Taliban co-founder Mullah Baradar to head the Afghan govt: Report

Kabul: Taliban co-founder Mullah Baradar will lead a new Afghan government that will be announced soon, sources in the fighter group said, reported media.

Afghan interpreter who once helped save Biden from Taliban, pleads US for evacuation

An Afghan interpreter, who had helped rescue US President Joe Biden in a 2008 Afghan snowstorm, has now made an appeal to save him and his family, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Pakistan soldier killed in IED blast in South Waziristan

Karachi: A Pakistan soldier died in an improvised explosive device blast in the country's South Waziristan district on Monday, officials said.

UNSC drops 'Taliban' from statement, calls it 'Afghan group'

New York: The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has removed the Taliban reference from a paragraph in its statement, pertaining to the terror attack on Kabul airport, that urged the ...

28 Taliban fighters killed in IS attack on Kabul airport

A Taliban official told Reuters on Friday that at least 28 members of the hardline Islamist group were among the people killed in explosions overnight outside the airport in Kabul.

Taliban to form 'inclusive' caretaker govt in Afghanistan: Report

Kabul: The Taliban is planning an inclusive caretaker government in Afghanistan, according to media reports.