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    Afghan president Ghani makes offer to Taliban for peace talks

    Reuters | Updated at 01:08pm on February 28, 2018

    Afghan president Ashraf Ghani offered recognition of the Taliban as a legitimate political group, as part of a proposed political process that could lead to...

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    23 killed in multiple attacks in Afghanistan

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 12:05am on February 25, 2018

    At least 23 people were killed and more than a dozen wounded in multiple suicide bombings and attacks in Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, the...

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    Afghan president demands Pakistan act against Taliban

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 01:08am on February 03, 2018

    Afghan president Ashraf Ghani on Friday accused neighbouring Pakistan of failing to move against the Taliban and pledged a new security plan for Kabul after...

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    Gunmen kill 30 at Kabul hotel

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 01:35am on January 22, 2018

    Gunmen in army uniforms who stormed Kabul›s Intercontinental Hotel late on Saturday and battled Afghan Special Forces through the night killed more than 30 people and...

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    Taliban kill six Afghan police in Humvee suicide attack

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 01:38pm on December 22, 2017

    A suicide bomber drove an explosives-packed Humvee into a police headquarters in Afghanistan on Friday killing at least six officers...

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    Taliban attack Afghan checkpoints, killing more than 20 police

    Reuters | Updated at 01:49pm on November 14, 2017

    The Afghan Taliban attacked more than a dozen checkpoints over six hours in the southern province of Kandahar, killing 22 police and...

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    43 soldiers killed in attack on Afgan base

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:05am on October 20, 2017

    The Afghan Taliban stormed a military base in the south of the country killing at least 43 troops on Thursday, the defence ministry said, with...

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    Time to get out of Afghanistan

    by Brian Cloughley | Updated at 12:05am on August 03, 2017

    IN AFGANISTAN on July 24 a Taliban suicide bomber killed forty people in the centre of Kabul, just four days after a US airstrike killed...

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    Since Afghan Taliban were honest

    by Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:05am on August 02, 2017

    SUPPOSE Lalu Yadav is really corrupt, which he may not be, and suppose Narendra Modi is clean as he claims to be...

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    Afghan forces flushing Taliban out of Kunduz

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 05:51pm on October 04, 2016

    Fighting continued on the outskirts of Kunduz Tuesday as some frightened residents fled the city a day after the Taliban launched an hours-long assault that...