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A view of a gate of the provincial governor's office in Panjshir, on September 6, 2021. (Reuters Photo)

Taliban say won't allow another insurgency, promise govt will be announced soon

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 06, 2021 01:24 PM IST
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said "some technical things are left" for government formation and those will be resolved soon. He also said that Haibatullah Akhundzada, the group's top spiritual leader, will come into public view soon.
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid condemned the attacks at Kabul airport, while saying that it happened in an area controlled by the US forces.
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid condemned the attacks at Kabul airport, while saying that it happened in an area controlled by the US forces.

Taliban say IS attacks will stop after US forces leave Afghanistan: Report

Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 30, 2021 10:11 PM IST
  • Pentagon spokesperson John Kirby, meanwhile, said that the threat at Kabul airport remains “real”, “active” and “specific.”
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid speaks at his first news conference, in Kabul, after the insurgent's group seized power in Afghanistan.(AP File Photo)
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid speaks at his first news conference, in Kabul, after the insurgent's group seized power in Afghanistan.(AP File Photo)

'Pakistan our second home, there is peace in Afghanistan': Taliban spokesperson

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2021 01:48 PM IST
Amid speculation around government formation in Afghanistan, Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said they want a government that is strong and based on Islam and which all Afghans are part of. He also said that the insurgent group wants good ties with India.
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said that Haji Mohammad Idris - the acting head of Afghanistan's central bank, will address the "looming banking issues" of the country.
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said that Haji Mohammad Idris - the acting head of Afghanistan's central bank, will address the "looming banking issues" of the country.

Taliban name acting head of Afghan central bank to address ‘people’s problems’

Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2021 11:57 PM IST
  • The announcement comes at a time when banks reportedly remain closed in the country, ATMs are running out of cash and prices of essential items have risen by as high as 35 per cent since the group took over.
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid gestures as he speaks during the first press conference in Kabul on Tuesday following the Islamist group's stunning takeover of Afghanistan.(Hoshang Hashimi / AFP)
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid gestures as he speaks during the first press conference in Kabul on Tuesday following the Islamist group's stunning takeover of Afghanistan.(Hoshang Hashimi / AFP)

Embassies, aid organisations will be safe in Kabul: Taliban's Mujahid

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Avik Roy, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 17, 2021 10:45 PM IST
In their first news conference in Kabul, Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid assured to respect the rights of women and seek good relations with other nations.
A Kashmiri plays cricket in a deserted area during curfew in Srinagar, Kashmir, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019.(AP)
A Kashmiri plays cricket in a deserted area during curfew in Srinagar, Kashmir, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019.(AP)

‘Use rational pathways’: Taliban weighs in India-Pak row over Article 370

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shishir Gupta
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2020 05:08 PM IST
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid has urged both countries to “ refrain from taking steps that could pave a way for violence and complications in the region and usurp the rights of Kashmiris.”
During a regular news briefing, external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said India is closely following developments related to reconciliation efforts in Afghanistan.(AP/File Photo)
During a regular news briefing, external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said India is closely following developments related to reconciliation efforts in Afghanistan.(AP/File Photo)

India wants United States to address concerns over talks with Taliban

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rezaul Laskar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2019 10:53 PM IST
India has conveyed to the US that its concerns regarding the talks with the Afghan Taliban must be addressed, people familiar with developments said on Thursday as reports emerged of Taliban negotiators’ plans to meet American and Pakistani officials in Islamabad next week.
File photo of Afghan Taliban militants on the second day of Eid in the outskirts of Jalalabad, June, 2018. (Photo used for representative purpose only)(AFP File Photo)
File photo of Afghan Taliban militants on the second day of Eid in the outskirts of Jalalabad, June, 2018. (Photo used for representative purpose only)(AFP File Photo)

Tajik or Russian plane bombs Afghan border area, six dead: Afghan officials

Kabul | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON AUG 27, 2018 03:50 PM IST
Khalil Asir, a spokesman for Takhar provincial police, said it was not clear if it was a Russian or Tajik aircraft that conducted the bombing on Sunday in Durqad district of Takhar province, but eight Taliban were killed, and six wounded.
People take selfies with the Taliban in Kabul, Afghanistan June 16, 2018.(REUTERS)
People take selfies with the Taliban in Kabul, Afghanistan June 16, 2018.(REUTERS)

Taliban say ceasefire won’t be extended, as suicide attack kills 18

Agence France-Presse, Kabul | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUN 18, 2018 03:30 PM IST
Further dampening hopes for peace after jubilant scenes during the ceasefire over the Muslim holiday, the Taliban announced they would not be extending the truce beyond Sunday night.
People stand near the bodies of district officials inside the Khuja Omari district compound after a deadly attack in Ghazni, Afghanistan, Thursday, April 12, 2018.(AP Photo)
People stand near the bodies of district officials inside the Khuja Omari district compound after a deadly attack in Ghazni, Afghanistan, Thursday, April 12, 2018.(AP Photo)

Taliban attack on Afghan government compound kills 15

Associated Press, Kabul | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2018 05:30 PM IST
The Taliban planted mines to prevent government reinforcements from coming to help and quickly took responsibility for the attack.
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