Tag Archives: Afghanistan

Will work for better ties with India: Raja Pervez Ashraf

Pakistan Parliamentary Panel has elected a ruling party leader, also a former cabinet minister, Raja Pervez Ashraf as a new Prime Minister of Pakistan on Friday in a dignified ceremony. After a huge controversial political struggle between President Asif Ali Zardari and the senior judiciary, causing exiting of former Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani due to [...]

Taliban gunmen attack hotel in Kabul

Today early morning, the Afghan Capital, Kabul bordered with arms force in wake of another insurgency while Taliban militants attacked on the exclusive Spozhmai hotel situated at a popular Qargha Lake of Kabul on Thursday night. Reports suggested that, three militants lodged with explosive materials including rocket and automatic weapons, grenades , machine guns, attacked [...]

Al Qaeda No. 2 killed in Pakistan

In amid talks over drones’ strikes between the United States and Pakistan following the imprisonment of the Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA in search of Osama bin Laden, U.S. has struck another drone in Pakistan. On early Monday U.S. stroke missiles targeting Abu Yahya al-Libi the high profile al-Qaeda’s No. 2 terrorist leader, killed [...]

United States cuts Pakistan aid for jailing Pakistani doctor Shakil Afridi

Before and after the death of al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden, problems in ties between Islamabad and Washington have always there with rapid calls in the US Congress to cut off US aid. Just like a cat dog fights between U.S. and Pakistan has risen in which hurdles are always faced by Pakistan. Recently [...]

India inks gas deal with Turkmenistan

Two neighboring nations those are in efforts to build bilateral relation more fair, now joining the line of trade by signed a joint agreement of a natural gas pipeline across Afghanistan. On Wednesday, a plan to construct the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India ( TAPI) pipeline for supply of 38 million standard cubic meters per day of natural gas [...]

Top Afghan Peace Official Killed in Kabul

As per latest news, a senior member of Afghanistan’s High Peace Council worked as negotiator to hold peace talks with Taliban was shot dead from a passing car in Kabul Sunday morning. Arsala Rahmani, close adviser to President Hamid Karzai is the second senior Afghan official to be killed since in September, when former Afghan [...]

Kabul fight ends after 18 hours, 36 militants killed: Afghanistan govt official

Fight of insurgency in Kabul ended after 18 hours of toughest situational big fighting period during which, Afghan security official source said, Thirty-six insurgents were killed and one arrested in the Afghan capital. One who was behind this 18-hour assault was the Haqqani, a Pakistani group of terrorism that violent the three cities with joining [...]

Afghanistan rocked with series of suicide attacks

A series of coordinated suicide attacks held across Afghanistan on Sunday and made the whole capital targeted with major grenades, bombs and gunfire. Taliban took responsibility for this, attacking NATO headquarters, the parliament and diplomatic residences. Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid said that scores of suicide bombers were assaulting Kabul and three other provinces.

Bin Laden lives in 5 houses in Pakistan, says Osama’s wife

The most wondered accounts of Osama bin Laden’s life revealed by his youngest wife that the horror al Qaeda leader lived as a lion across Pakistan in five safe houses with his family for nine years after scheduled 9/11 attacks. Amal Ahmad Abdul Fateh, 30, told this report to Pakistani investors in which she accepted [...]

Afgan crashed truck at airfield where Panetta landed dies

Afghan’s anger of over the U.S. to abroad an American soldier accused of killing 16 civilians out of the country to Kuwait has not chilled yet, that another unfortunate death of Afghan brought at an airfield where U.S. Secretary of Defense Plane landed. As per report on Thursday, an Afghan crashed a stolen truck on [...]