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The story of Sharbat Gula, Nat Geo's famous green-eyed Afghan girl, who was given refuge in Italy

Sharbat Gula, who was given refuge in Italy on Thursday (November 25), had reached out to Mario Draghi's government asking for help to leave Pakistan following the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan in August this year.

Europe Nov 26, 2021, 1:01 PM IST

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CM Yogi performs 'Jal Abhishek' with Kabul river water sent by Afghan girl at Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya

He had also said that his visit to Ayodhya was also to dedicate Shree Ram Janmbhoomi to the emotions of those who have maintained their devotion towards India and its holy shrines despite the return of the Taliban in Afghanistan.
 

Top Stories Oct 31, 2021, 5:35 PM IST

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Afghan girl, born on US military plane, named 'Reach', after aircraft's code name

According to General Tod Wolters, the chief of US European Command, the code name for the jet that took the Afghan family to safety was Reach 828, and that's how the parents decided to name their kid.

World News Aug 26, 2021, 1:25 PM IST

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Angelina Jolie storms Instagram with debut post sharing Afghan girl's letter

Recalling her experience meeting Afghan refugees who had fled the Taliban at the Afghan border twenty years ago, the 46-year-old actress said it was sickening to watch Afghans being displaced once again.

World News Aug 22, 2021, 10:32 PM IST

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After Taliban takeover, Afghan girls return to school in Herat province

Seemingly oblivious to the turmoil that has engulfed the country in the past two weeks, the students scurried down corridors and chatted in courtyards as the school opened its doors.
 

World News Aug 18, 2021, 3:38 PM IST

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Distressing videos of Afghan girls urging world to save them goes viral; watch the video

Various heart-wrenching videos of Afghan people urging the world to save them from the Taliban after they took control of Afghanistan, has gone viral on social media.

World News Aug 17, 2021, 8:39 PM IST

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Nat Geo's 'Afghan Girl' coming to Bengaluru for treatment

National Geographic's famous green-eyed 'Afghan Girl' Sharbat Gula is set to come to India for treatment. She will be treated in Bengaluru's Narayana Health Hospital

Nov 14, 2016, 8:41 AM IST

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Nat Geo's 'Afghan Girl' not to be deported

Gula said that her late husband, Rehmat Gul, had earlier made a manual national identity card in 1988, which was used to get the CNIC with the help of an agent who was bribed

Nov 6, 2016, 6:34 AM IST

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Nat Geo's 'Afghan girl' arrested in Pakistan for fraud

Dubbed as the 'Mona Lisa of Afghan war', Sharbat catapulted into global prominence after National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry captured her iconic photograph when she was a 12-year-old girl

Oct 26, 2016, 11:21 AM IST