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Former Afghan TV Presenter Killed In Bomb Explosion In Kabul: Police

November 7, 2020
Newsdesk

A former Afghan television presenter and two other civilians were killed in a bomb explosion in Kabul on Saturday, police said, in the latest violence to rock the city. Yama Siawash was killed when a bomb attached to his vehicle exploded near his residence in the Afghan capital, police spokesman Ferdaws Faramarz told j | Read more|

Even Pak Handled Covid Better: Rahul Gandhi On IMF Projections For India

October 16, 2020
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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi took a dig at the centre on Friday over IMF's projection that the Indian economy is set to contract by a massive 10.3 per cent this year, saying it was another "solid achievement" by the government. Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at the government on Twitter by tagging a chart that showed IMF gr | Read more|

Top Afghan negotiator in Taliban talks arrives in Pakistan

September 29, 2020
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Afghanistan's top official in negotiations with the Taliban arrived in Pakistan's capital Monday on a three-day trip during which he will meet with the country's prime minister and other government officials. Abdullah Abdullah, who leads the Afghan High Council for National Reconciliation, was received by top governmen | Read more|

US troop pullout from Afghanistan ahead of schedule

May 28, 2020
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The US military withdrawal from Afghanistan is considerably ahead of schedule, an official told AFP on Wednesday, as President Donald Trump reiterated calls for the Pentagon to bring troops home. The developments came as questions loomed over the next phase of Afghanistan's long war following a historic, three-day ceas | Read more|