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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, German Chancellor Angela Merkel discuss Afghanistan issue

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on phone on Monday with his German counterpart Federal Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel when they discussed the current crisis in Afghanistan.

'Can't go back': Afghans demonstrate in Delhi seeking refugee status, financial security

New Delhi/IBNS: As the world is witnessing a massive crisis unfold in Afghanistan after the Taliban took over the south Asian country, Afghan nationals in India are seeking refugee status and financial security for which they demonstrated outside the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Delhi on Monday.

MEA to brief floor leaders of political parties on Afghanistan developments: EAM Jaishankar

New Delhi/UNI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed the Ministry of External Affairs to brief floor leaders of political parties on the developments in Afghanistan, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said Monday.

Forty-six Afghan Sikhs and Hindus being evacuated by IAF from Taliban-invaded Kabul

Kabul/New Delhi/UNI: Forty-six Afghan Sikhs and Hindus, along with some Indian nationals, are being evacuated from Taliban-invaded Kabul by an Indian Air Force plane, Puneet Singh Chandhok, president of Indian World Forum, said on Monday.

Afghanistan Crisis: Second batch of 146 Indians evacuated to Qatar repatriated to India

Doha: The second batch of 146 Indian nationals, who were evacuated from Afghanistan to Doha, are on the way to India.

'Thank Indian brothers and sisters for rescuing us': Afghan woman after arriving in Delhi

Delhi: An Afghan woman, who arrived in India this morning with the 168 evacuated, said the situation in Afghanistan is fast deteriorating and thanked the "Indian brothers and sisters" for rescuing her, reported news agency ANI.

'Lost everything built in last 20 yrs': Sikh Afghan senator after reaching Delhi in IAF plane

Delhi: The 168 passengers, including 107 Indians, evacuated by an Indian Air Force plane from Kabul, landed at the Hindon air base near Delhi.

IAF flight with evacuated Indians from Kabul land in Delhi

New Delhi/IBNS: A special repatriation flight by the Indian Air Force, carrying 168 passengers, including 107 Indians, from Kabul in the war-torn Afghanistan landed at the Hindon air base near Delhi.

Indians evacuated from Afghanistan to Tajikistan and Qatar board flights for Delhi

New Delhi/IBNS: The Indians, who were evacuated from Afghanistan by an IAF aircraft to Tajikistan, boarded an Air India plane for their return to India, in the early hours of Sunday, while first batch of Indians evacuated to Doha also took their flight back to the country, External Affairs Ministry said.

Afghanistan Crisis: 150 Indians questioned by Taliban now safe at Kabul airport

Kabul: The 150 Indians, who were initially reported to have been questioned by the Taliban, are now safe and waiting at the Kabul airport from where they will be flown back to India on Sunday, media reports said.

14 people arrested in Assam over supporting Taliban on social media

Guwahati: At least 14 people, including three Maulanas and a student, have been arrested by the Assam police from across the state for alleged social media posts supporting the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan.

Afghanistan: IAF plane takes off from Kabul with around 90 Indians

New Delhi/UNI: An aircraft of the Indian Air Force flew out from Kabul with around 90 Indians on Saturday as more evacuations to bring back Indians are being worked out, sources said.

Over 150 people, mostly Indian citizens, abducted near Kabul airport, say reports

Kabul/UNI: The Taliban has abducted over 150 people, mostly Indian nationals, from an area close to Hamid Karzai International Airport here in Afghanistan on Saturday morning, Afghan media said, quoting reliable sources, however, there was no official confirmation from New Delhi.

IAF's special aircraft on standby to evacuate Indians from Kabul: Reports

New Delhi/IBNS:  A C-17 transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) is on standby to fly to Kabul and bring home Indian nationals stuck in the war-torn Afghanistan after the Taliban takeover, media reports quoting sources have said.

S Jaishankar, Blinken hold 'productive' talks on Afghanistan

Washington/New Delhi/UNI: India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken held 'productive' talks on Afghanistan on Thursday and both sides agreed to continue their close coordination on the issue.