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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.

S Jaishankar, Dominic Raab discuss Afghanistan situation

New Delhi/UNI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab exchanged views on the situation in Afghanistan and the immediate challenges in the country following the Taliban takeover.

Early days: India's EAM S Jaishankar on how would New Delhi deal with Taliban

New York/IBNS: India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar Wednesday avoided commenting directly on whether his country will establish talks with Taliban or not as New Delhi is in the crossroads of the changing dynamics of global politics after the insurgent group invaded Afghanistan.

Police complaint against SP MP for supporting Taliban rule in Afghanistan

Sambhal/UNI: A police complaint has been filed against Samajwadi Party (SP) MP from Sambhal, Safiquar Rahman Barq, and two others for supporting the Taliban rule in Afghanistan.

PM Modi chairs high-level meeting with top ministers on Afghanistan crisis

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday evening chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security to assess the situation in war-torn Afghanistan after the Talibans took over Kabul.

Afghan students at Himachal Pradesh University seek visa extension

Shimla/IBNS: Amid the violence and chaos back home, anxiety and worry surround the Afghan students studying at the Shimla-based Himachal Pradesh University, which also happens to be the alma mater of the  former Afghan president Hamid Karzai.

Ex-PM Deve Gowda raises concern over Afghan situation, urges humane response

Bengaluru/UNI: Commenting on the latest developments in Afghanistan, former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda Tuesday urged India to respond in a humane manner, besides developing an independent policy of fostering friendship and peace in its neighbourhood.

Afghanistan crisis: IAF plane lands in Delhi after evacuating embassy staff from Kabul

New Delhi: An Indian Air Force plane that evacuated Indian Ambassador Rudrendra Tandon and other staff of the Indian Embassy in Kabul, landed in Delhi on Tuesday evening.

India's EAM S Jaishankar discusses Afghanistan development with US State Secretary Blinken

New Delhi/Washington/IBNS: Amid the mayhem in Afghanistan that occurred after Taliban captured power, Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar spoke to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to discuss the recent development in the war-torn country.

Afghanistan conflict: New Delhi announces new e-visa to fast-track visa applications for entry into India

New Delhi: The Indian government on Tuesday announced a new category of emergency visa for people from Afghanistan as the situation in the country deteriorated since Taliban captured Kabul on Sunday.

Afghanistan Tension: Indian Embassy in Kabul evacuated

New Delhi: The Indian government on Tuesday announced the Indian envoy to Kabul and the staff will be shifted to India immediately amid tensions in Afghanistan following the capturing of the nation by Taliban.