Kabul: At least one police official died and two others have been wounded in a Taliban attack at a police checkpoint in the Parwan province, security officials said on Thursday. The incident took place at 9pm on Wednesday in the Sar Sayad area of Parwan province. As per media reports, the Taliban fled from the scene on a motorcycle after the attack.

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Kabul: Taliban insurgents abducted five people in Maidan Shahr on Wednesday, the provincial capital, said local officials of the Maidan Wardak province. The abduction took place at No. 2 highway in the village of Malakhail in Maidan Shahr, said Mohammad Hofiani, spokesperson for the Maidan Wardak police. Hofiani added that the abductees were traveling from Jalriz district

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Kabul: India plans to step-up military training and assistance to Afghanistan as foreign troops are set to withdraw from the country by September 11. India is one of the regional players who will have a lot to gain or lose depending on the stability of Afghanistan. The steps will help enhance bilateral defence cooperation and the way forward was discussed during a meeting between

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Kabul: Nearly $300 million in additional aid is being planned for Afghanistan in 2021, said US Secretary of State Antony Blinken. "The aid is meant to sustain and build on the gains of the past 20 years by improving access to essential services for Afghan citizens, promoting economic growth, fighting corruption and the narcotics trade, improving health and education service delivery, supporting women's empowerment,

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