Trump preparing to abandon Afghan government?
In an extraordinary statement titled "On the Political Impasse in Afghanistan," Washington has admitted to the failure o
New Polio cases amid Covid-19 outbreak in Pakistan
Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar 30 (ANI): While health authorities in the country are finding it difficult to deal with a sudden spike in the number of coronavirus patients, several new cases of poliovirus
COVID-19: Pakistan closes India, Iran borders
Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar 29 (ANI): Since an alarming situation has arisen in Pakistan after the coronavirus cases surpassed 15,00 mark on Saturday, the army establishment has decided to seal the coun
Wasim Jaffer picks Dhoni as captain of his all-time IPL team
New Delhi [India], Mar 29 (ANI): Former Indian batsman Wasim Jaffer on Sunday picked his all-time IPL team and appointed wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni as its captain. Jaffer's team's feature opener R
India shifts diplomats to Kabul in view of COVID-19 cases
New Delhi [India], Mar 29 (ANI): India has shifted its diplomats and staff from consulates in Herat and Jalalabad to Kabul in view of surging coronavirus cases in Afghanistan, government sources said
Taliban Rejects Afghan Team for Peace Talks
The Taliban have refused to engage in talks with a team of negotiators announced by the Afghan government, saying the move violates the insurgent group's peace-building pact with the United States.
Taliban reject Afghan govt's negotiation team
Kabul [Afghanistan], Mar 28 (Sputnik/ANI): Taliban have rejected the Afghan government's negotiation team, claiming that the list of negotiators goes sideways with the previous agreement between the T
Afghan Government Unveils Negotiating Team For Taliban Talks
KABUL -- Afghanistan's government has finalized a 21-member team that is expected to negotiate with the Taliban at upcoming talks aimed at putting an end to the country's 18-year conflict.
Why is the U.S. So Exceptionally Vulnerable to Covid-19
By Nicolas J S Davies
The United States has become the new center of the global coronavirus pandemic, with over 86,000 cases, more than China or Italy. More than a thousand Americans have alr
Australia to manufacture life-saving technology for Afghanistan forces
Australia to manufacture life-saving technology for Afghanistan forces Army Technology
Water insecurity rising in Hindu Kush Himalayan region- Study
Water insecurity rising in Hindu Kush Himalayan region: Study Economic Times
At least 27 Afghan security personnel killed in Taliban assaults
Taliban insurgents have killed 27 members of the Afghan security forces, police and government officials said on Monday, as a peace effort brokered by the United States struggles to get off the ground
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Amsterdam Considers Apology for Slavery in Former Colony
A reckoning is afoot, centuries after the city became a co-owner of what was then the South American colony of Suriname.
Review: In â€˜Good Luck,â€™ Miners in Serbia and Suriname Share a Cinematic Link
Weaving a spiritual conversation with breathtaking camera work among groups of people who will never meet but share desperation, dreams and camaraderie.
A Pioneering Woman of Science Reâ€‘Emerges After 300 Years
Maria Sibylla Merian captivated Europeans with her studies of insects, only to later have her work largely dismissed. Now, her findings are being celebrated again.
A Motherâ€™s Love? Of Course. Her Citizenship? Not So Fast.
Laws in 27 countries say that only fathers, not mothers, confer their nationality on a child. If Dad is dead or missing, Baby may wind up stateless.
The Shade of This Oranje Is Fading Fast
Iceland's 1-0 victory over the Dutch in Amsterdam and Turkey's 3-0 whipping of the Netherlands herald a major shift in the balance of power in Europe.
A New Holiday Tradition for the Dutch: Arguing About Blackface
A celebration of St. Nicholas in the Netherlands now includes an annual fight over the traditional depiction of his dark-skinned helper, Black Pete.
Armadillo to AÃ§aÃ: Flavors of a World Cup Journey
The Frugal Travelerâ€™s route to the soccer tournament was adventurous â€” and so were some of his meals.
To the Cup, the Long Way Round
Why take an expensive direct flight to the World Cup in Brazil, when you can take a more adventurous journey through four countries over 16 days?
Getting to the Heart of Suriname
As he winds his way to the World Cup, the Frugal Traveler stops in Suriname, where he travels in the interior by boat, and experiences a chaotic slice of the capital.
Hollandâ€™s Plan for Americaâ€™s Slaves
New evidence explains why the Netherlands tried to get freedmen to colonize Suriname.
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