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US drone strike kills IS Afghanistan-Pakistan chief

The chief of Islamic State in Af-Pak region has been killed in a US drone strike in eastern Afghanistan, dealing a major blow to the militant group whose another top leader died in a similar air......

Suicide attack leaves 33 dead, 100 injured in Afghanistan blasts

At least 33 people have been killed and more than 100 injured in a series of explosions in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, according to police and local media. An Afghan woman walks at the......

Suicide bomber kills over 45 at Afghanistan volleyball match

A suicide bomber killed at least 45 people at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday. A spokesman for the governor of Paktika province said that the attacker had......

'Murmurs of discontent have broken out on Haqqanis' home turf'

Support for the dreaded Haqqani network across the militant group's historical stronghold in eastern Afghanistan is gradually turning into "resentment" as local leaders say the Haqqani supremo's......

US to equip Afghan forces with drones before exit

Afghan forces would be equipped with drone capabilities to keep a watch on the tough terrain along its eastern border with Pakistan, a top American General has told lawmakers. "The Afghans do not......

UPA government: A decade of DECAY!

The two decades of our "spectacular economic progress" has side-stepped vast swath of our underprivileged that oscillates between twenty per cent and one-fifth of our population, writes M R......

Around the wicket: Pakistan will turn tables on India; Kashmir willow sees biz boom

  Pakistan and India fans cheer during the ICC Champions Trophy match between India and Pakiatan in June 2013. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images With less than 24 hours to go before the......

Sochi Winter Games row: 'Boycotting Games only harms athletes'

Sebastian Coe's life was changed by his 1,500m gold medal at the politically riven 1980 Olympics so it came as no surprise to hear him argue on Saturday that a suggested boycott of next year's......

Afghan captain's father kidnapped by gunmen

The father of the captain of the Afghanistan cricket team has been abducted by unknown gunmen from his car from the outskirts of the city of Jalalabad in the eastern province of Nangarhar,......
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New Taliban leader moves fast to heal rifts in Afghan insurgency | Reuters

PESHAWAR, Pakistan/KABUL If the first public comments from the Afghan Taliban's newly appointed leader are anything to go by, Akhtar Mohammad... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/world/new-taliban-leader-moves-fast-to-heal-rifts-in-afghan-insurgency-reuters-2379222.html
Afghan spy agency says will militarily target anyone mourning Mullah Omar

04 pm Karachi, Aug. 4 ( ANI ): Afghanistan's spy agency has said that it will militarily target anyone mourning former Taliban chief... ...

http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail4/story227615/afghan-spy-agency-says-will-militarily-target-anyone-mourning-mullah-omar.html
India isn't on the front line

In recent times we have been hearing a great deal about the Islamic State (IS) and how it poses a threat to India. In July, the newspaper USA Today... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/the-is-threat-india-isnt-on-the-front-line/16424192
Afghanistan says gatherings mourning Mullah Omar 'legitimate target'

Afghanistan's spy agency today banned all mourning ceremonies for deceased Taliban leader Mullah Omar, warning that any gatherings condoling his... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2015/aug/04/afghanistan-says-gatherings-mourning-mullah-omar-legitimate-target/4d9ee8b363ee428ed8a4b46a01596a8a
Parliament session facing washout?

Satish Misra 31 July 2015 Analysis The twenty-four days long Monsoon session of Parliament, which began on July 21, looks like facing a... ...

http://www.observerindia.com/cms/sites/orfonline/modules/weeklyassessment/WeeklyAssessmentDetail.html?cmaid=86295&mmacmaid=86296&volumeno=VIII&issueno=31

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