The Taliban stormed a checkpoint in northern Afghanistan killing at least 15 policemen in the latest attack by the armed group, an official said on Tuesday. The multi-pronged attack on the checkpoint in the Ali Abad district of northern Kunduz province[...]
Pakistan must end support to the Taliban and other terrorist groups, a top American senator said a day after meeting Pakistani leadership in Islamabad. US senator Maggie Hassan also called for finding ways to de-escalation of tension between India and Pakistan.
Three Indian engineers held hostage for over a year have reportedly been swapped with 11 captive Taliban members, including some high-ranking members of the group. The Taliban officials have refused to reveal who the militant group exchanged the prisoners with and[...]
More than 18 years after U.S. forces entered Afghanistan and usurped the Taliban government from power, the country remains a patchwork of progress, pain, and bloodletting. While the territorial dominance and perpetual attacks orchestrated by the Taliban remains at the forefront[...]
Taliban have been burning homes of militants loyal to the Islamic State terror group in the Afghan province of Kunar, a local official said on Sunday. Manogi district chief Abdul Marjan Adil said armed Taliban fighters came to the district on[...]
A plot by the Taliban to carry out a “Mumbai-style” attack, using teams of gunmen to hit multiple targets in Kabul, was thwarted just before Afghanistan’s presidential election, according to senior government officials. Around 14 insurgents were arrested, they said, and[...]
Latest inputs received by security agencies indicate that the dreaded Pakistan-based terrorist group, Jaish-e-Mohammad, could be in touch with the Taliban and the Haqqani network. Top officials in the Home Ministry told News18 that a very senior Jaish commander, one Maviya[...]