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Afghanistan's Abdullah Abdullah lauds India's stand on peace process

"India's vision of a peaceful, democratic Afghanistan is very much in the line of thinking of people of Afghanistan," expressed Abdullah Abdullah who was on a four-day visit to India.

Oct 10, 2020, 21:41 PM IST

Afghanistan's Abdullah Abdullah meets PM Narendra Modi, briefs about intra-Afghan talks in Doha

Chairman of Afghanistan's High Council for National Reconciliation (HCNR) Dr Abdullah Abdullah on Thursday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and briefed him about the intra-Afghan talks between the Afghan government and Taliban which is underway in Doha.

Oct 08, 2020, 15:06 PM IST

Afghan peace negotiator Abdullah Abdullah meets NSA Doval, discusses Afghan peace process

Abdullah Abdullah stated that his country is in favour of an independent, democratic, sovereign, and peaceful Afghanistan, where no terrorists can operate. 

Oct 07, 2020, 22:51 PM IST

India is a strategic partner of Afghanistan, says Abdullah Abdullah

Calling India is a "strategic partner" of Afghanistan, Chief Afghan government negotiator for intra-Afghan talks Dr Abdullah Abdullah has lauded New Delhi saying it "has continuously supported the government and people of Afghanistan".

Oct 06, 2020, 13:44 PM IST

Afghanistan's top negotiator Abdullah Abdullah to visit India on October 6

This is his first visit to New Delhi in the current position and is expected to meet top officials of the Indian government. 

Oct 03, 2020, 17:17 PM IST

Afghanistan's Abdullah Abdullah arrives in Pakistan for talks on peace bid

Afghanistan and its international allies have for years accused Pakistan of backing Taliban insurgents.

Sep 28, 2020, 15:26 PM IST

India lauds political agreement between rival leaders in Afghanistan, hopes for stability in region

As Afghanistan's bitter political rivals, President Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah signed a power-sharing agreement, India welcomed the decision and assured that it has consistently supported inclusive governance in the region.

May 17, 2020, 21:21 PM IST

Ashraf Ghani takes oath as Afghan President, his rival Abdullah Abdullah holds parallel ceremony amid blasts

Afghanistan lurched deeper into political crisis on Monday (March 9) as the rivals for the country's leadership had themselves sworn in at simultaneous ceremonies that were interrupted by at least two blasts.

Mar 09, 2020, 23:16 PM IST

Afghan crisis: Ashraf Ghani sworn in as President, Abdullah also declare himself President

Polls were held in September but incumbent Ashraf Ghani was only declared to have won a second term in February after repeated delays and accusations of voter fraud.

Mar 09, 2020, 16:53 PM IST

23 killed, 33 injured in Kabul attack

The Taliban has denied any involvement in the attack.

Mar 06, 2020, 17:58 PM IST

US special envoy talk over Taliban deal with Ashraf Ghani

The U.S.-Taliban deal was struck in protracted negotiations in the Qatari capital Doha and was announced on Friday after a meeting between U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Ghani and U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper in Munich.

Feb 20, 2020, 08:32 AM IST

Attack on Shiite Muslim gathering in Afghan capital kills at least one

At least one person was killed and 16 wounded, said Wahidullah Mayar, a spokesman for the public health ministry.

Mar 07, 2019, 15:51 PM IST

Allies do not put each other on notice: Pakistan after US Vice President Mike Spence's ultimatum

US President Donald Trump has put Pakistan on notice for providing safe haven to the Taliban and other militant groups, Vice President Mike Pence has said.

Dec 22, 2017, 22:20 PM IST

PM Modi meets Afghan Chief Executive, assures him of full cooperation

PM on Thursday assured Afghanistan's Chief Executive of India's commitment to help build their country.

Sep 28, 2017, 23:42 PM IST

Jaitley to inaugurate India-Afghan trade show tomorrow

The three-day event, sponsored by the US, will focus on better regional integration by strengthening economic ties between Afghanistan and India.

Sep 26, 2017, 20:49 PM IST

Taliban denies role in Kabul's suicide bombings

The Taliban has rejected any role in the three consecutive explosions in Kabul, in which as many as 20 people were killed and 87 injured on Saturday afternoon during the funeral ceremony of Mohammad Salim Izadyar, the son of the deputy speaker of the Afghan Senate House.

Jun 04, 2017, 10:09 AM IST

Five killed in Kabul suicide bombing

At least five persons were killed and three others wounded in a suicide bombing near the government office buildings in Kabul on Wednesday.

Apr 12, 2017, 22:58 PM IST

Suicide bombing kills 27 at Kabul mosque, IS claims responsibility

"This attack targeted innocent civilians - including children - in a holy place. It is a war crime & an act against Islam & humanity," Abdullah tweeted.

Nov 22, 2016, 00:08 AM IST

Pentagon chief Carter lands in Afghanistan

US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter arrived in Afghanistan Tuesday for talks with President Ashraf Ghani, days after the United States and NATO pledged to keep thousands of troops in the troubled country.

Jul 12, 2016, 12:57 PM IST

At least 30 dead, hundreds wounded as Taliban attack rattles Kabul

KabulL Thirty people were killed and hundreds wounded when a Taliban truck bomb tore through central Kabul and a fierce firefight broke out Tuesday, a week after the insurgents launched their annua

Apr 19, 2016, 22:36 PM IST