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UAE lauded for its work in Afghanistan


August 25th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 25 (IANS/WAM) Afghanistan is now involved in a strenuous nation-building process that requires consistency and commitment, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been helping the country ... Read more...

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India confident of Afghanistan providing security to diplomatic missions: Krishna


January 9th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Jan 9 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Sunday voiced his concern over security, and said India is confident that the Afghanistan Government will provide security to the Indian diplomatic ... Read more...

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Two Indians killed in Afghan missile attack (Lead)


October 11th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 11 (IANS) Two Indians were killed in a missile attack launched by the Taliban on an Indian NGO's office situated near a US airbase in Afghanistan's Kunar province, a ... Read more...

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Michael Enright Held Without Bail For Slashing Muslim Cab Driver


August 26th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York, Aug 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After a Muslim cab driver was brutally attacked by 21-year-old film student Michael Enright for his religion on Tuesday, the Manhattan district attorney on ... Read more...

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US seeks to slow down military withdrawal from Afghanistan


August 12th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.12 (ANI): American military officials are building a case to minimize the planned withdrawal of some troops from Afghanistan starting next summer to counter growing pressure on President Obama from inside ... Read more...

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Terror attacks targeting Indian establishments in Kabul planned in Pak: Afghan intel


July 11th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, July 11 (ANI): In yet more evidence which nails Pakistan's dirty terror policies against India, Afghanistan's intelligence department has said that a series of deadly terror attacks on Indian establishments ... Read more...

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India likely to get role in Afghan military affairs


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, June 22(ANI): The ongoing row between the NATO forces and allied European countries regarding provisions of training for the Afghan National Army is reportedly paving way for 'legalized' Indian presence in ... Read more...

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India’s work in Afghanistan limited to economic assistance only : US


May 29th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 29 (ANI): Rubbishing Pakistan's stand that India is providing military training to the Afghan forces, the United States has said that New Delhi's help to Kabul is limited only to ... Read more...

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Manmohan cautions Karzai against moderate Taliban trap


April 26th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday held talks with Afghan President Hamid Karzai and conveyed India's concerns over a plan to hold talks with the so-called moderate ... Read more...

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India’s work in Afghanistan critically important: US envoy


April 19th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) US Ambassador Timothy J. Roemer Monday lauded India's reconstruction work in Afghanistan and stressed that there were opportunities for the two countries to work together in ... Read more...

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India asks the world to stay the course in Afghanistan


March 16th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 16 (IANS) Asserting that India would not scale down in its operations in Afghanistan after the recent attacks on Indians there, Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao has asked the international ... Read more...

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Taliban could abduct Indians in Kabul, Delhi says (Lead)


March 12th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) India has asked its nationals living in Afghanistan to take precautions, warning the Taliban could abduct Indian diplomats, highly placed sources indicated Friday. "There are intelligence reports ... Read more...

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Security arrangements reviewed for Indians in Afghanistan


March 12th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The government has asked Indians living in Afghanistan to take adequate precautions about their security and warned there was a possibility of diplomats being abducted by ... Read more...

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India will not scale down its operation in Afghanistan: Menon


March 6th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 6 (ANI): National Security Adviser Shiv Shankar Menon has said that India will not scale down its operation in Afghanistan."India and Afghanistan are stepping up security for Indians in ... Read more...

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Women need 50 percent share in real power: Farooq Abdullah


March 6th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 6 (IANS) In the backdrop of Women's Reservation Bill being presented in the Rajya Sabha Monday, Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah Saturday said that women in ... Read more...

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Menon to discuss safety of Indians with Afghan Government


March 5th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 5 (ANI): National Security Adviser Shiv Shankar Menon has reached Kabul to review the security of Indians working on several development projects across Afghanistan.Menon is expected to meet Afghanistan ... Read more...

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IAF special plane brings bodies of slain Indians in Kabul attack


February 27th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 27 (ANI): A special Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft on Saturday evening brought back the bodies of the Indians, who were killed in the suicide bombings carried out ... Read more...

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Kabul attack defines risk faced by Indian medical fraternity: Prime Minister


February 27th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said that the Friday's Kabul suicide attack defined the risks Indian medical fraternity have to face while serving in country ... Read more...

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India ready for ‘meaningful’ relations with Pakistan: Patil


February 22nd, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The government was ready to explore a "meaningful relationship" with Islamabad provided Pakistan effectively curbed anti-India terrorist activities emanating from its soil, President Pratibha Patil said ... Read more...

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UN relocating 600 staff from Afghan danger zones (Second Lead)


November 5th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Nov 5 (DPA) The UN began to relocate up to 600 of its foreign personnel in Afghanistan from danger zones in the country in the face of mounting Taliban attacks, ... Read more...

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UN to relocate one-third of foreign staff in Afghanistan (Lead)


November 5th, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Nov 5 (DPA) The UN plans to relocate 12 percent of its workers in Afghanistan, including one third of its international staff, in the face of mounting Taliban attacks, officials ... Read more...

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South Korea preparing for Afghan reconstruction work: Minister


October 24th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 24 (IANS) South Korean Defence Minister Kim Tae-young has told lawmakers that the government is preparing for its reconstruction work in Afghanistan, WAM news agency reported Saturday. Kim said the government ... Read more...

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A year on, India mourns Kabul mission victims


July 7th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) India Tuesday recalled the sacrifices of the 41 people, including two of its diplomats, killed in a suicide bombing outside its embassy in Kabul a year ... Read more...

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India’s role in Afghanistan crucial, says Burns


May 11th, 2009 - 5:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) Stating that India has a crucial role to play in rebuilding Afghanistan, a former top US official has said it would be a "major mistake" to prevent New ... Read more...

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India’s small acts of faith in Afghanistan


August 14th, 2008 - 7:16 am ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand It was a small miracle, an act of faith if one can say so, that underlined India's mission in rebuilding Afghanistan, a country beset by mindless violence for nearly eight ... Read more...

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Kabul attack work of common enemies of India, Afghanistan: Menon (Lead)


July 14th, 2008 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) A day after National Security Adviser M.K. Narayanan blamed Pakistan's ISI for the recent suicide attack on the Indian embassy in Kabul, India Sunday underlined its "unwavering ... Read more...

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Unfazed, Indian mission in Kabul to resume issuing visas


July 12th, 2008 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Unfazed by the deadly July 7 suicide attack outside its premises , the Indian mission in Kabul has swung into business as it resumes issuing ... Read more...

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Australia rules out sending extra troops to Afghanistan


February 10th, 2008 - 11:16 am ICT by admin
Sydney, Feb.10 (ANI): Australian Foreign Minister Stephen Smith has said that the government is not planning to send more combat troops to Afghanistan.According to The Age, there are about 1,000 Australian soldiers ... Read more...

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