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US drone takes out top ISIS leader Hafiz Sayed Khan

The top leader of Islamic State's branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan has been killed in a US drone strike in a southern Afghan province, the Pentagon has said, dealing a major blow to the dreaded......

Taliban behead 17 party-goers in Afghanistan

Seventeen civilians have been beheaded by Taliban insurgents in southern Afghanistan for attending a party, government officials say.Three women were among those killed by Taliban militants in Musa......

6 killed in Taliban attack in Kabul

Six people, including four policemen, were killed in southern Afghanistan by Taliban insurgents, who first poisoned their food and then launched an attack on their checkpoint. The ambush occurred......

2 British soldiers killed by man in Afghan uniform

Two British soldiers were gunned down on Monday by a man in an Afghan army uniform in southern Afghanistan's Helmand province, officials said in Kabul. Two British soldiers were killed after the......

Terrorists torch 10 NATO tankers in Pakistan

Militants torched 10 tankers carrying oil for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces in Afghanistan in southern Pakistan, injuring five persons including the vehicles' drivers, police and......

Why Iran's infra push is good news for India

Two projects in Iran, which India is to execute involving major financial commitments on its part, are of particular significance for Indian steel. To the advantage of Indian steel and mineral......

Adani to help Modi fulfill India's port dreams

Modi government expects cargo traffic at its ports to jump by two-thirds by 2021 as India ramps up exports of goods including cars and other machinery. IMAGE: Govt to grant Gautam Adani $240......

India, Iran sign strategic Chabahar port pact

The inking of the commercial contract to build and run the strategic port will help India win access to Afghanistan, Russia and Europe bypassing Pakistan         From......

Cricket Buzz: Indian govt grants $1m for Afghanistan stadium

The Indian government has passed a grant of $1 million for the construction of a cricket stadium in Afghanistan's southern province of Kandahar, according to a report. The stadium is set to come up......

WC Contenders: Home comforts for some; chokers tag hurt SA

From left, Pat Cummins, David Warner, Josh Hazlewood, Michael Clarke and Mitchell Starc of Australia pose. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images With strong hosts expected to challenge, a......
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Russia may be helping supply Taliban insurgents - U.S. general

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. general in Europe said on Thursday that he had seen Russian influence on Afghan Taliban insurgents growing and... ...

http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INworldNews/~3/ZrtsitnrnDg/usa-afghanistan-russia-idINKBN16U27V
Taliban captures key district, Sangin, in Southern Afghanistan

The Taliban captured a key district in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province on Thursday while in the country's north, an officer turned his... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/world/taliban-captures-key-district-sangin-in-southern-afghanistan-3348938.html
Afghan cop kills nine colleagues at Kunduz Check Post

A local police officer killed nine of his colleagues at a check post in northern Kunduz province late on 22 March night. The incident took place... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/afghan-cop-kills-nine-colleagues-at-kunduz-check-post-55406.html
China says will push Silk Road projects after UNSC endorsement

China has said it will give a global push to its ambitious Silk Road initiative after a UN Security Council resolution called for its... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/602447/china-says-push-silk-road.html
Afghan soldier killed after shooting, wounding 3 US troops

An Afghan soldier opened fire Sunday inside a base in the southern Helmand province, wounding three US soldiers before being shot dead. Navy Cpt.... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/afghan-soldier-killed-after-shooting-wounding-3-us-troops-117031900632_1.html

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