Taliban(Search results - 312)
World NewsSep 16, 2021, 5:28 PM IST
Taliban continues to harass, torture, kill journalists in Afghanistan
Journalists are scared; feeling hopeless as the spirit of journalism they built in the past two decades is ceasing to exist now, reported Al Arabiya Post.
World NewsSep 16, 2021, 5:24 PM IST
Pakistan NSA denounces world’s ‘wait and watch’ policy on Taliban ruled Afghanistan
Speaking at a media conference, Yusuf said, “Wait and see means collapse, adding that a similar mistake was made in the 1990s.
Top StoriesSep 16, 2021, 12:37 PM IST
PM Modi, Mamata Banerjee, Adar Poonawalla feature in TIME magazine’s '100 most influential people of 2021'
TIME Magazine recently released its global list of "The 100 Most Influential People" for 2021. Icons, Pioneers, Titans, Artists, Leaders, and Innovators are the six categories that make up the list.
World NewsSep 16, 2021, 11:57 AM IST
Taliban leader Mullah Baradar finds spot among 100 most influential people of 2021 on Time Magazine
The Taliban leader has been described as a "charismatic military leader" and a "deeply pious figure" by Time magazine.
World NewsSep 16, 2021, 11:08 AM IST
Taliban should be given incentives on women’s rights, inclusive govt: Pakistan PM Imran Khan
Pak PM Imran Khan on Wednesday said that Afghanistan was at a historic crossroads as either it would gain lasting peace after 40 years of war through an inclusive government or end up in chaos.
World NewsSep 16, 2021, 10:46 AM IST
Will talk to Taliban but not recognise them: European Parliament
In its resolution, the European Parliament expressed apprehensions about the country becoming the safe sanctuary for the terrorists and terror activities, like it was 20 years back.
World NewsSep 16, 2021, 10:13 AM IST
Afghanistan to soon have 'regular, disciplined' army: Taliban army chief Qari Fasihuddin
Fasihuddin’s statements were later confirmed by Taliban spokesman Ahmadullah Muttaqi through a tweet mentioning that Afghanistan will “soon have a well-organized army and force”.
World NewsSep 15, 2021, 3:58 PM IST
Afghanistan: One month after fall of Kabul, economic crisis looms large
A month after the fall of Kabul, Afghanistan now faces a severe economic crisis that is likely to push up to 14 million people to the brink of starvation. After four decades of war, the country's economy is in ruins despite hundreds of billions of dollars spent over development in the last 2 decades.
SportsSep 15, 2021, 3:19 PM IST
32 Afghanistan female footballers reach Pakistan to evade Taliban
The Taliban takeover of Afghanistan has made life uncertain for the country's women, especially sportswomen. Meanwhile, 32 female footballers have eloped the country and entered Pakistan.
CRICKETSep 15, 2021, 2:05 PM IST
Afghanistan Cricket Board committed to promoting women's cricket, hopeful of Hobart Test going ahead
While the Taliban is seemingly against women's cricket, ACB is committed to promoting the same. Meanwhile, ACB also remains hopeful of the Australia Test in Hobart going ahead.
World NewsSep 15, 2021, 10:48 AM IST
Pakistan's involvement in Afghanistan not sending positive message to India, says US Senator
During a Congressional hearing on Afghanistan on Thursday, Republican Senator Marco Rubio accused previous US administrations of disregarding Pakistan's role in assisting the Taliban's regrouping.
World NewsSep 14, 2021, 6:54 PM IST
Thousands of Afghans protest against Taliban in Kandahar over evictions
Protesters gathered in front of the governor’s house in Kandahar after around 3,000 families were asked to leave the colony, according to the former government official who witnessed the crowds, Reuters reported.
World NewsSep 14, 2021, 3:02 PM IST
Taliban reinstating 'Ministry of Vice and Virtue' to implement Islamic laws: Report
"The primary goal is to serve Islam. As a result, the Ministry of Vice and Virtue is required," said Mohammad Yousuf, Afghanistan's central zone commander.
World NewsSep 14, 2021, 1:54 PM IST
153 Afghan media outlets including radio, print and TV channels, shut after Taliban takeover
The TOLO News report on Monday said these outlets include radio, print and TV channels, and their closure was mainly due to economic problems and restrictions.
World NewsSep 14, 2021, 10:45 AM IST
Afghan police returns to work alongside Taliban security at Kabul airport
The Taliban claim to have extended broad amnesty to all former government employees, including the army, police, and other security forces.