Afghanistan Crisis(Search results - 17)
World NewsSep 25, 2021, 12:43 PM IST
15 key takeaways from Quad Summit at the White House
Amid the shared concern about China's rise in the Indo-Pacific region, the leaders of Quad member nations met on Friday and committed to redoubling their efforts to ensure that the grouping is a force for regional peace, stability and prosperity.
Top StoriesSep 25, 2021, 1:05 AM IST
'Democracies can get things done': Quad 'friends' meet at White House
The first-ever in-person Quad leaders’ summit was held in the White House, on Friday wherein Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the cooperation of four nations -- India, Australia, Japan and the United States -- will ensure peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region and in the entire world.
Top StoriesSep 11, 2021, 6:30 PM IST
Afghanistan, terrorism dominate India-Australia '2+2' dialogue
India and Australia on Saturday held their first-ever 2+2 ministerial dialogue in Delhi, wherein the four leaders discussed the entire gamut on bilateral, regional and global issues, in which the Afghanistan crisis and Indo-Pacific were the focus areas.
Top StoriesSep 9, 2021, 12:57 PM IST
Afghanistan crisis had worsened Islamophobia in India: Mehbooba Mufti's controversial statement
"Muslims are always expected to prove that they don’t stand for violence," People's Democratic Party chief Mehbooba Mufti said in her statement on micro-blogging site Twitter.
World NewsSep 6, 2021, 5:45 PM IST
Afghanistan crisis: 'Resistance in Panjshir facing not just Taliban, but Pakistan Army as well'
Asianet Newsable's senior reporter Anish Kumar spoke to Shakti Sinha, honorary director of Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Policy Research and International Studies, to closely examine the situation in Afghanistan.
World NewsSep 6, 2021, 11:14 AM IST
BBC slammed for doing propaganda work for Pakistan during interview with scholar Christine Fair
British television network BBC is facing flak over its alleged endorsement of Pakistan and behaving like a spokesperson for the country while cutting off a renowned expert for busting the myths that Islamabad has been peddling with regard to its role in the Afghanistan crisis.
World NewsAug 26, 2021, 5:24 PM IST
Afghanistan crisis: People told to avoid Kabul airport as ISIS threat emerges
US and its allies have issued an alert urging people to stay away from Kabul Airport in Afghanistan after a threat of an Islamic State terror attack surfaced on August 25th evening. Apart from US, Britain and Australia too have asked people to leave the premises of Kabul Airport, citing unspecified "security threats".
World NewsAug 25, 2021, 6:44 PM IST
Afghanistan crisis: How Taliban earns over $1.5 billion annually
Ever since the Taliban were ousted by United States' forces in 2001, the fundamentalist Islamic group have grown richer & more powerful. The question that looms large is - How do the Taliban fund themselves to sustain their war?
Top StoriesAug 24, 2021, 4:19 PM IST
PM Modi, Russian President Vladimir Putin 'discuss in detail' on Afgahanistan crisis
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday discussed the Afghanistan crisis in length as the situation in the war-torn country is deteriorating day by day.
World NewsAug 23, 2021, 9:53 PM IST
Afghanistan crisis: Dry fruits & spices may cost more
The ongoing crisis in Afghanistan following the Taliban takeover could burn a hole in your pocket as supply of certain spices like cumin & asafoetida and dry fruits like apricot, figs, raisins, etc. have been halted suddenly.
Top StoriesAug 23, 2021, 3:21 PM IST
Centre calls all-party meeting on August 26 to discuss Afghanistan crisis
“In view of developments in Afghanistan, PM @narendramodi has instructed that MEA brief Floor Leaders of political parties. Minister of Parliamentary Affairs @JoshiPralhad will be intimating further details,” Dr S Jaishankar, External Affairs Minister tweeted.
World NewsAug 23, 2021, 12:24 PM IST
Afghanistan crisis: 8 urgent steps the world needs to take NOW!
To confront this crisis, the World Refugee & Migration Council has appealed to global leaders to withhold the recognition to the new Taliban government and blocking access to its finances. To avert further human suffering and bloodshed, the WRMC has come up with eight urgent priorities
World NewsAug 23, 2021, 10:27 AM IST
Stage set for Panjshir showdown; Resistance refuses to bow down to Taliban
The stage is set for a bloody showdown as Ahmad Massoud, leader of the Panjshir resistance, has declared that he would not go down without a fight.
World NewsAug 19, 2021, 6:31 PM IST
Taliban takeover: Afghan diaspora stage protests world over
A number of protests have been staged by the Afghan diaspora in different cities globally. In some places, the protestors have raised their voice against Pakistan’s role in Afghanistan crisis. Protestors have blamed Islamabad for helping Taliban take control of the war-torn country. Here’s a look at some of the scenes of protesting Afghan diaspora across cities.
ChinaAug 17, 2021, 6:46 PM IST
China slams US amid Afghanistan crisis, says 'Washington left behind a horrible mess'
On Tuesday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said that Washington had left Afghanistan with "a horrible tangle of instability, division, and shattered families."