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Exclusive | Not war, nations talk about Afghanistan's growth now: Taliban Foreign Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi

During the annual Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit, WION conducted an exclusive interview with Afghanistan's Taliban government's foreign minister, Amir Khan Muttaqi. Below are the…

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Afghanistan: Kabul's Karte Parwan gurudwara comes under bomb attack again

The incident comes a month after the Islamic State (IS) terrorists stormed the holy place killing several members of minorities. 

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Taliban's reclusive leader takes part in Islamist conference, praises group's takeover of Afghanistan

In his speech on Thursday, Akhundzada urged traders to come back and make investments in Afghanistan. He claimed that international aid will just increase Afghans' reliance on outside funding…

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Afghanistan earthquake claims lives of 30 Pakistanis, says report

According to military sources in Miranshah, plans have also been made at the Ghulam Khan border for the airlift of the injured to specialised medical centres that are being established nearby.

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At least 1000 people killed and 600 wounded after magnitude-6.1 earthquake hits eastern Afghanistan

Tremor was felt by around 119 million people in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and India across a 500-kilometer radius, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

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Gurdwara Karte Parwan in Kabul under terror attack; at least two dead

The armed terrorists carried out blasts and the place of worship is under seige, at present.Reports also say "hostages on the second floor of the gurdwara". 

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He was a news anchor. Now he sells food on street to survive in Taliban's Afghanistan

While Haqmal's tweet may have acted as a saviour for Musa, this begs the question: What about the rest?

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Blast in Afghanistan's Kunduz, casualties feared

The Emergency hospital said that 22 people had been injured and that five of them had died on their way before reaching the hospital

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Taliban assure India to act on Pakistan-based terror groups in Afghanistan: Report

According to the HT report, Taliban officials committed to taking action against Pakistan-based terrorist groups such as Jaish-e-Mohammed, Lashkar-e-Toiba, and Hizbul Mujahideen. The Taliban also…

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Taliban regime accountable for rise in illegal trafficking of children in Afghanistan

A customs officer said that there are cigarettes, batteries, food items, and some drinks which they give to the locals. However, in return, they get sugar, flour, pulses, etc. "Some of the bags…

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Taliban claims religious and civil rights of all minorities in Afghanistan are protected

The US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has alleged that since the Taliban took over Afghanistan last year, women and girls have been devoid of their basic rights and that the group's ideologies…

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#FreeHerFace: Afghan male journalists stand in solidarity with their female colleagues

As per Human Rights Watch, the rule blatantly ignores women's right to freedom of expression, personal autonomy and religious beliefs

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Afghanistan girls' school education issue linked to hijab, Taliban promises 'good news' soon

Without specifying a timeframe the Taliban leader said that work is ongoing to set a mechanism for allowing girls an education above 6th grade

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Taliban fire 50 qualified university professors, to replace them with clerics & own members

Reportedly, these professors are to be replaced by members of the Taliban and clerics

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Osama bin Laden's second strike plans against US after 9/11 revealed: Derail trains, blow up oil tankers

Navy SEALs seized papers from his compound after killing him, revealing a plan to charter jets to attack targets and derail railways by removing 40 feet of track.

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