Sudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok

Sudan PM held in apparent coup; general declares emergency

Cairo: Sudan's leading general declared a state of emergency Monday, hours after ..

China vows no concessions on Taiwan after Biden comments
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Taliban behead a member of Afghan women's volleyball team
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Jailed Russian opposition leader Navalny wins top EU prize

At least 32 dead, 53 wounded in Kandahar mosque blast

Kabul: At least 32 people were killed and 53 wounded when explosions hit a Shiite mosque in the Afghan city of Kandahar on Friday, ..


India will attend Russia conference in which Taliban is an invitee

New Delhi: India will participate in the international conference to be hosted by Russia on October 20, in which Taliban will also ..

Amit Shah

India won't hesitate for a surgical strike again, says Amit Shah to Pakistan

Panaji: Giving a strong warning to Pakistan Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday said India would not hesitate to go for a surgical ..


MHA extends BSF's jurisdiction; Punjab and West Bengal condemn the move

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs has extended BSF's area of jurisdiction in three states by 35 km, while cutting it short ..

Venkaiah Naidu

India rejects China's objection to Vice President Naidu's visit to Arunachal Pradesh

New Delhi: India on Wednesday rejected China's opposition to the recent visit of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu to Arunachal Pradesh, ..

Yemeni jets

At least 108 Yemen rebels dead in raids in Yemen: Coalition

Riyadh: The Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Huthi rebels said on Wednesday it killed more than 100 of the Iran-backed insurgents ..

MM Naravane

Indian Army chief meets Sri Lanka's top military leadership; discusses steps to boost ties

Colombo: Indian Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane met Sri Lanka's top military leadership on Wednesday and discussed steps ..


Six dead in Yemen blast targeting Aden governor: security sources

Aden: Six people were killed Sunday in a car-bomb attack targeting the governor of Aden, the seat of Yemen's internationally recognised ..

Ashish Mishra at Crime Branch office

Lakhimpur incident: Union Minister's son questioned for over 9 hrs by SIT

Lakhimpur Kheri (UP): Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra's son Ashish Mishra was quizzed here on Saturday for over nine ..


Encounter breaks out between terrorists and security forces in Srinagar

Srinagar, Oct 9 (IANS) An encounter has started between terrorists and security forces at Methan in Srinagar on Saturday morning, officials ..

Bomb Blast

At least 100 dead, wounded in Afghan blast: Taliban official

Kabul: A blast went off Friday at a mosque packed with Shiite Muslim worshippers in northern Afghanistan, killing or wounding at least ..


Clash erupts between CPI, CPM after workers switch trade union in Adoor

Adoor: A clash has erupted between CPM-CPI in Adoor as some workers switched from CITU to AITUC. The issue between the two trade unions ..

Chandrashekhar Azad

Will gherao PM's residence if Lakhimpur Kheri culprits not arrested in 7 days: Dalit leader Azad

New Delhi: Azad Samaj Party chief and Dalit leader Chandrashekhar Azad on Friday said he and his supporters will gherao the residence ..


Not satisfied with steps taken by UP govt in Lakhimpur Kheri violence case, says SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Friday said it is not satisfied with the steps taken by the Uttar Pradesh government in the Lakhimpur ..


Rahul leaves for Lakhimpur Kheri from Lucknow airport in own vehicle after brief dharna

Lucknow: Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi left for Lakhimpur Kheri from the Lucknow airport in his own vehicle after staging ..


Rahul, Priyanka meet bereaved families in Lakhimpur Kheri

Lakhimpur Kheri (UP): Congress MP Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday finally managed to meet the families ..

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Lakhimpur Kheri incident: Ajay Kumar Mishra meets Amit Shah

New Delhi: Union minister Ajay Kumar Mishra on Wednesday met Home Minister Amit Shah, for the first time since a murder case was registered ..

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100 Chinese soldiers crossed border in Uttarakhand's Barahoti sector last month: Sources

New Delhi: Close to 100 soldiers of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) transgressed the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in ..

farmer protest

How can highways be blocked perpetually, asks SC; says executive's duty to implement law

New Delhi: How can highways be blocked perpetually, the Supreme Court wondered on Thursday while referring to road blockades by farmers ..

International Monetary Fund

IMF suspends its engagement with Afghanistan

Washington: The International Monetary Fund has said its engagement with Afghanistan will remain suspended until there is clarity within ..

 NK govt released photo showing a test missile fired from a train

N.Korea test-fires railway-borne missile with range of 800 km

Pyongyang: North Korea has launched a railway-borne missile with a mission to strike the target area 800 km away, the state media ..


Women can study in gender-segregated universities: Taliban

Kabul: Women in Afghanistan can continue to study in universities, including at post-graduate levels, but classrooms will be gender-segregated ..

ISIS sympathisers may sneak into India

25 Indian ISIS sympathisers may sneak into India from Afghanistan: Intelligence report

New Delhi: A group of 25 Indians having allegiance with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) who are supposed to be a big threat ..


UN Women chief asks Taliban to respect rights of Afghan women

United Nations: A UN high-ranking official has called on the Taliban authorities in Afghanistan to respect the rights of women. ..


Gabon ship attack: Malayali narrowly escapes, two injured

Chennai: The search for one Indian crew member of merchant vessel MV Tampen, thrown in the sea by pirates off the West African nation ..

Afghan resistance movement and anti-Taliban uprising forces

Taliban push deeper into Afghanistan's holdout Panjshir Valley

Kabul: Taliban fighters have advanced deep into Afghanistan's holdout Panjshir Valley, with resistance fighters saying they are ..


Taliban close to forming new Afghan government, but Panjshir fighting rages

Kabul:The Taliban are due to form a government within days despite fighting in Afghanistan's Panjshir Valley Friday where forces ..

Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar

Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar to lead new Afghan govt, Mullah Omar's son in key role

Kabul: Taliban co-founder Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar is set to lead a new Afghan government likely to be announced shortly, sources ..

Zabihullah Mujahid

China is our most important partner, says Taliban

Peshawar: Describing China as its "most important partner", the Afghan Taliban has said it looks to Beijing to rebuild Afghanistan ..


Afghans face hunger crisis, adding to Taliban's challenges

Kabul: Food in Afghanistan could run out this month, a senior U.N. official warned Wednesday, threatening to add a hunger crisis to ..


Indian envoy to Qatar meets Taliban leader Stankzai, raises concern over terrorism

New Delhi: Indian envoy to Qatar Deepak Mittal on Tuesday met Taliban leader Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanekzai in Doha, first high-level ..


Taliban declare victory from Kabul airport, promise security

Kabul: The Taliban triumphantly marched into Kabul's international airport on Tuesday, hours after the final U.S. troop withdrawal ..

People gather near a transport plane waiting to be evacuated

Over 250 Afghan Sikhs, Hindus want safe passage to West

Chandigarh: More than 250 Afghans belonging to a minority communities of Sikh and Hindu, who have connections in India, have been holed ..

U.S military aircraft takes off in Kabul

US airstrike hits suicide bomber targeting airport:Taliban

Kabul: The Taliban said that a U.S. airstrike targeted a suicide bomber in a vehicle Sunday who wanted to attack the Kabul international ..


Another North Korea in the making, Afghan photographer warns of Taliban threat to media

Amsterdam: The Taliban will shut down Afghanistan's media and are fooling the West by promising to let journalists operate freely, ..


Massive explosion hits Kabul again

Kabul: Merely two days after twin blasts rocked Kabul, another massive explosion hit the Afghanistan capital on Sunday, Arab News reported ..

Fawad Andarabi

Taliban kills Afghan folk singer in restive province

Kabul: A Taliban fighter shot dead an Afghan folk singer in a restive mountain province under unclear circumstances, his family said ..

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If any Indian is in trouble anywhere, India will always stand up to help: PM Modi on Afghan crisis

New Delhi: Even though it is faced with numerous challenges, India is evacuating its people from the war-ravaged Afghanistan and will ..


Blast at Kabul Airport; 11 dead, say Taliban

Kabul: A blast rocked the Kabul airport, which is thronged by crowds of desperate Afghans seeking to flee the country after the Taliban ..


China in talks with Taliban to expand CPEC

New Delhi: At a time when world leaders are still wary of diplomatic dealings with Afghanistan after the Taliban takeover, China has ..

Bipin Rawat

Everything happening in Afghanistan was anticipated, says Gen Rawat

New Delhi: Everything that has happened in Afghanistan was something that had been anticipated but the timeline had changed, India's ..


Kerala govt failed in curbing Covid-19 spread: Opposition leader

Thiruvananthapuram: The Congress-led Opposition in Kerala on Wednesday demanded Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to break his silence ..

Afghan woman places her hand on the family grave at a local cemetery for Hazara people

Afghanistan's Hazara community, a long-persecuted minority living in fear of Taliban

Kabul: Schools and rallies bombed, hospitals targeted and commuters ambushed: for years, the Hazara community has suffered some of ..

A Vijayaraghavan

Cong, CPI(M) attack Centre over Malabar rebellion row

Thiruvananthapuram: The CPI(M) and Congress on Tuesday condemned the alleged move by the Central government to "erase" the ..