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Taliban writes to India to resume commercial flights to Afghanistan

Taliban writes to India to resume commercial flights to Afghanistan

New Delhi: The Taliban has reportedly written a letter to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), asking for the resumption of commercial flights between India and Afghanistan (Kabul). The letter sent to the DGCA earlier this month, is under review by the Civil Aviation Ministry. Addressed to DGCA chief Arun

US denies plane from Kabul with Americans from landing: Flight organisers

US denies plane from Kabul with Americans from landing: Flight organisers

Washington: The Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday barred U.S. landing rights for a charter plane carrying more than 100 Americans and U.S. green card holders evacuated from Afghanistan, organizers of the flight said. “They will not allow a charter on an international flight into a U.S. port of entry,”

SAARC meet cancelled as Pak wants Taliban to represent Afghan: Report

SAARC meet cancelled as Pak wants Taliban to represent Afghan: Report

New Delhi: A meeting of foreign ministers of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries, slated to be held on Saturday in New York, has been cancelled. It is learnt from reliable sources that Pakistan wanted the Taliban to represent Afghanistan in the SAARC meet. India along with some

Mullah Baradar, who led peace talks with US, was attacked in palace shootout

Mullah Baradar, who led peace talks with US, was attacked in palace shootout

Kabul: Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, who was pushing for an “inclusive” cabinet that included non-Taliban leaders and ethnic minorities, in Afghanistan’s new hardline government has now been sidelined after a dramatic shootout in the presidential palace in Kabul, according to sources. Mullah Baradar, the group’s most public face who led

Concerned about implications of changes in Afghan: Foreign Secretary Shringla

Concerned about implications of changes in Afghan: Foreign Secretary Shringla

New Delhi: Referring to a recent resolution on Afghanistan by the UN Security Council, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Monday said as a neighbour of Afghanistan, India is naturally concerned about the recent changes in that country and their implications for the region and demanded that Afghan territory should