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Afghanistan Political crisis continues as talks on unity govt collapse

Sep 01, 2014

Afghanistan Political crisis continues as talks on unity govt collapse

Under the terms of a deal brokered by US Secretary of State John Kerry, the runner-up in the disputed election will name a "chief executive" in a unity government conceived to keep the lid on political tensions. #Taliban #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Hamid Ansari #presidential race #Abdullah Abdullah #Ashraf Ghani #Afghan elections #Poll dispute
Indian recruits for global jihad PM Modi should start deradicalisation effort

Sep 01, 2014

Indian recruits for global jihad PM Modi should start deradicalisation effort

The case of Mumbai-based 23-year-old Arif Majeed who died alongside IS jihadis in Iraq has punctured the commonly held belief that its only the impoverished, illiterate, socially marginalized Muslim youth who join terror outfits or become easy prey to their recruiters. #Terrorism #Syria #Al-Qaeda #Islam #ConnectTheDots #Iraq #Tehreek-e-Taliban #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #global jihad #terror recruits #ansar-ul-tawhid
Afghanistan Six killed in Taliban attack on intelligence agency

Aug 30, 2014

Afghanistan Six killed in Taliban attack on intelligence agency

At least six people were killed and dozens wounded when a suicide car bomber and Taliban gunmen attacked an office of the Afghanistan intelligence agency. #World #Terrorism #US #Taliban #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Nato #Kabul #militants #Jalalabad #Afghan intelligence agency
Pak Taliban, ISIS recruit 300 plus Indians NIA dossier

Aug 29, 2014

Pak Taliban, ISIS recruit 300 plus Indians NIA dossier

The dossier also alleges that they are working on a master plan to carry out attacks in India. #Terrorism #Syria #Pakistan #NewsTracker #terror #Iraq #NIA #Pakistan Taliban #Terrorists #Tehreek-e-Taliban #ISIS #Fiyadeen #NIA dossier
Taliban will 'test Afghanistan' after US withdraws troops US commander

Aug 27, 2014

Taliban will 'test Afghanistan' after US withdraws troops US commander

The Taliban will test the Afghan forces next year with an onslaught of fighters and attacks, hoping to capitalize on the dwindling US and coalition troops in the country. #Terrorism #Taliban #Afghanistan #TheySaidIt #presidential race #Suicide bombing #Abdullah Abdullah #US withdrawal from Afghanistan #Ashraf Ghani #Afghan elections
US is and will be the one indispensable nation in the world Obama

Aug 27, 2014

US is and will be the one indispensable nation in the world Obama

President Barack Obama today said that US has to use its power wisely to sustain this leadership. #World #Barack Obama #US #Al-Qaeda #Pakistan #Taliban #Afghanistan #TheySaidIt #US President #indispensable
Four Pakistan Taliban militants killed in gun battle with security forces

Aug 26, 2014

Four Pakistan Taliban militants killed in gun battle with security forces

Four Pakistan Taliban militants were killed today in a gun-battle with security forces in thecountry's restive northwestern tribal region bordering Afghanistan. #World #Pakistan #Taliban #NewsTracker #Gun battle #security-forces
Pakistan Taliban commander killed in IED blast

Aug 25, 2014

Pakistan Taliban commander killed in IED blast

A Taliban commander was killed today in a remote controlled IED blast in Pakistan's restive tribal region bordering Afghanistan. #World #Pakistan #Taliban #NewsTracker #Nato #Tehrik-e-Taliban #IED blast #Khabare #Mehraban Kalay
Afghanistan Dispute over poll results delays presidential inaugration

Aug 25, 2014

Afghanistan Dispute over poll results delays presidential inaugration

The bitter stand-off has dashed hopes for a smooth transition of power from President Hamid Karzai, who has run Afghanistan since US-backed Afghan forces toppled the Taliban in 2001. He is barred by the constitution from running again. #Taliban #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Hamid Ansari #presidential race #Abdullah Abdullah #Ashraf Ghani #Afghan elections #Poll dispute
Pentagon violated law with Bergdahl swap US Congress report

Aug 22, 2014

Pentagon violated law with Bergdahl swap US Congress report

The Pentagon broke the law when it swapped Army Sgt Bowe Bergdahl, a prisoner in Afghanistan for five years, for five Taliban leaders, congressional investigators said. #Taliban #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Pentagon #US congress #Prisoner of war #Sgt Bowe Bergdahl #Government Accountability Office