Tuesday, 21 September 2021
Failed 'lone wolf' militant attack in Gulshan
The young man who hurled a petrol bomb at a car belonging to the American International University of Bangladesh (AIUB) was a ‘lone wolf’ militant. He learned how to make petrol bombs and also attack ...
20 Sep 2021, 14:30
Gun-toting Taliban mingle with families and kids at Kabul Zoo
Taliban soldiers cradling AK-47s and M16 assault rifles mingle among families at Kabul Zoo, a novelty experience for many of the young fighters from rural Afghanistan
18 Sep 2021, 15:42
Girls excluded from returning to secondary school in Afghanistan
Girls were excluded from returning to secondary school in Afghanistan on Saturday, after the country's new Taliban rulers ordered only boys and male teachers back to the classroom
18 Sep 2021, 14:22
Taliban call for lifting of sanctions against 'Islamic Emirate'
Afghanistan's new acting foreign minister Mawlawi Amir Khan Muttaqi has called for sanctions to be lifted against the 'Islamic Emirate'
15 Sep 2021, 12:09
Family of US hostage held by Taliban calls for envoy's firing
The family of Mark Frerichs on Monday urged US president Joe Biden to fire his chief Afghanistan peace negotiator, charging that the envoy has done little to win the release of the last American ...
14 Sep 2021, 13:43
Women in Afghanistan won't be allowed to play any sports: Taliban
The Taliban confirmed on Wednesday that women in Afghanistan will not be allowed to play any sports, including cricket
09 Sep 2021, 10:28
Taliban’s cabinet, only the old guard included
How would some of the senior most members of the Taliban regime travel with their name in list of designated terrorists in other countries or who face travel bans of the UN agencies? How would the ...
09 Sep 2021, 10:22
Suspected militant held in capital
A team of RAB claimed to have arrested a suspected militant from a house in the Bosila area of the capital city
09 Sep 2021, 10:04
UN concerned about Afghan women's rights under Taliban
The Taliban is already neglecting its promise to respect Afghan women's rights, a United Nations official based in Kabul said Wednesday
09 Sep 2021, 08:45
In 'pain and anger', Pentagon looks to lessons of 20-year war
US defence chiefs said they felt pain and anger Wednesday and would humbly study the lessons of the Afghan war after leaving the country under control of the Taliban, whom they fought for 20 years
02 Sep 2021, 11:36