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US pleased with India's supportive role in Afghanistan

Downplaying the Afghan Taliban's recent praise of India in not kowtowing to the West, the US State Department has said the Obama administration is pleased with the support that New Delhi is giving......

ISI hiding Mullah Omar: ex-Afghan spy chief

Pakistan's powerful Inter-Services Intelligence is providing safe haven to the Taliban leadership and the West need not mount a military operation to capture Mullah Omar as the elusive insurgent......

'LeT has expanded its operation to Afghan, West'

The Lashkar-e-Tayiba, blamed for the Mumbai attacks, has expanded its operations to Afghanistan and the West and has become more active throughout the region, which calls for concerted action......

'Indian involvement in Afghanistan was a blunder'

'In the West, the Taliban is known for its medieval barbarism, public executions, stoning of women for adultery. But for many Afghans now, they are respectable -- as the Taliban provides security,'......

Obama's Af-Pak plan and the key battleground

United States President Barack Obama announced the broad structure of his Afghanistan strategy in a speech at West Point on Tuesday evening. The strategy had three core elements. First, he......

Asian Infra Investment Bank: An opportunity for India

The formidable intentions of AIIB and the new transnational corridors project are both a challenge and an opportunity for India, notes Akshay Mathur. The announcement by Britain, France,......

The changing face of Kolkata's Kabuliwala

Driven out of business by microfinance companies, the Kabuliwalas of Kolkata, traditional moneylenders, have seen their numbers shrink. I felt like I was in hell. I could not speak properly and......

Now, Russia to get a taste of Amul too!

At present, Amul exports dairy products to about 20 countries, including the US.Amul, the country’s largest dairy brand, is likely to benefit the most from Russia’s decision to lift......

Low-cost onward journey key to flydubai

The Gulf airlines often look at India as a natural extension of their core market. Large carriers such as Emirates and Etihad have been making deeper inroads with the former launching an Airbus......

The Indian and Pakistani behind one of 2015's most important films

Hemal Trivedi, a Hindu filmmaker originally from India, and Mohammed Ali Naqvi, a Muslim from Pakistan, made one of this year's most talked about films. One of the most talked about films at this......

Afghans aiming to upset heroes at World Twenty20

Afghanistan will be going to the World Twenty20 in West Indies to do more than just meet their heroes -- they want to beat them, teenage wicketkeeper Mohammad Shahzad warned.The Afghans, who......

Afghanistan tops at World Twenty20 qualifier

Afghanistan will head to the West Indies for the ICC World Twenty20 2010 as the top qualifier and will now look forward to playing India in St Lucia and South Africa in Barbados in the big event,......

James Taylor to skipper England in ODIs

James Taylor of England. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images England batsman James Taylor concedes it was "massively disappointing" to be left out of the squad for the ongoing tour of West......

It's a wrap! The good, bad and ugly at 2015 World Cup

The Australian Team celebrate with the trophy. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images The ICC hailed the 11th cricket World Cup the ‘most popular ever’ and although most neutrals would......

World Cup, New Zealand v South Africa: How the teams stack up

Factbox on the cricket World Cup semi-final between New Zealand and South Africa at Eden Park, Auckland. NEW ZEALAND Daniel Vettori of New Zealand warms up during a New Zealand nets session at......
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Listen to the borders

ders bleed Author : Rajiv Dogra Publisher : Rupa, Rs500 Former senior diplomat Rajiv Dogra uses first-hand experience, anecdotal... ...

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Fill in this form, join Osama Bin Laden

ne of the most extraordinary documents to emerge in recent years is the application form for a job in Osama bin Laden's Jihad. It was found in the... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/analysis/fill-in-this-form-join-osama-bin-laden
Mamta Banerjee

Kolkata: Legendary poet Muhammad Iqbal, author of the iconic poem 'Saare Jahan Se Achha Hindustan Hamara', was posthumously conferred the... ...

http://www.ibnlive.com/news/books/the-nation-will-never-forget-poet-iqbal-mamta-banerjee-998946.html
The Kabuliwala of Kolkata

In the suburbs of Kolkata live a little known community of migrants who once came from Afghanistan — the first of them having arrived around... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/supplements/the-kabuliwala-of-kolkata/66249.html
Police raid businesses named in FIFA indictment

Former FIFA presidential candidate Luis Figo slammed Sepp Blatter's leadership again after his re-election on Friday and said the Swiss official... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/latest-small-straw-poll-blatter-ahead-pre-vote-074712754--spt.html

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