14 Apr 2021
Biden to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan before 9/11 anniversary
On Wednesday, United States President Joe Biden is expected to make a formal announcement about withdrawing troops from Afghanistan. The US will pull the remaining combat troops from the war-torn country by September 11, the 20th anniversary of the al-Qaeda terrorist attacks.
25 Dec 2020
Detention of 10 Chinese spies in Afghanistan leaves Beijing red-faced
In a development that has left Beijing embarrassed, a 10-member module that operated a terror cell has been busted in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, officials in the know told HT.
20 Dec 2020
Australia set to host Afghanistan for one-off Test in 2021
Australia are set to host Afghanistan for a one-off Test match in November next year.
25 Nov 2020
India announces projects worth $80 million for war-torn Afghanistan
Sending a message that it stands by its allies, India on Tuesday released new development initiatives for war-torn Afghanistan. The initiatives include the construction of a dam and nearly 150 projects which would cost $80 million.
21 Nov 2020
Afghanistan: 14 rockets land in Kabul; five dead, 21 injured
As many as 14 rockets landed in Afghanistan's capital Kabul on Saturday, taking the lives of five people and injuring 21, said reports.
11 Nov 2020
IPL 2020: NewsBytes team of the tournament
Mumbai Indians hammered the Delhi Capitals to win a record fifth Indian Premier League (IPL) trophy.
02 Nov 2020
Afghanistan: Gunmen storm Kabul University leaving 19 dead, 22 wounded
At least 19 people were killed and 22 wounded as gunmen stormed the Kabul University in Afghanistan on Monday, the Interior Ministry said.
18 Oct 2020
Afghanistan suicide car bombing leaves 12 dead, over 100 injured
At least 12 people were killed and over 100 injured in a suicide car bombing in the western Ghor province of Afghanistan on Sunday, officials said.
11 Sep 2020
IPL 2020: Squad analysis of Sunrisers Hyderabad
In 2016, Australian opener David Warner led Sunrisers Hyderabad to a maiden Indian Premier League title.
23 Aug 2020
CPL 2020, Day-4: Guyana Amazon Warriors, St Lucia seal wins
Guyana Amazon Warriors and St Lucia Zouks registered victories on Day 4 of the ongoing Caribbean Premier League.
27 Jul 2020
It's home: Persecuted in Afghanistan, 11 Sikhs arrive in Delhi
Eleven Sikhs from Afghanistan reached Delhi on Sunday, four months after a barbaric attack at a gurudwara in Kabul killed 27.
15 Jun 2020
#ThisDayThatYear: Shikhar Dhawan reaches this historic feat in Bengaluru
On this day in 2018, Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan achieved a historic feat in Test cricket.
08 Jun 2020
Afghanistan cricketers resume training in Kabul
The marquee Afghanistan players returned to training, on Sunday, as the Afghanistan Cricket Board commenced a month-long camp in Kabul.
28 May 2020
Cricket Australia announces dates for summer fixtures: Details here
Cricket Australia has announced a full international schedule for the 2020-21 summer.
25 Mar 2020
Terrorists barge into gurudwara in Kabul, kill at least 11
In a despicable incident, terrorists, armed with guns, barged inside a gurudwara in Afghanistan's capital Kabul and rained bullets, killing at least 11 on Wednesday, several reports said.
04 Mar 2020
Trump speaks to top Taliban leader, calls it "good talk"
Days after the United States signed an accord with the Taliban, aimed at bringing peace in ravaged Afghanistan, President Donald Trump spoke with one founder of the terrorist organization.
29 Feb 2020
US, Taliban sign historic peace deal to end Afghanistan war
After months of negotiations, the United States and Taliban on Saturday signed a historic peace agreement to end the 18-year war in Afghanistan.
27 Jan 2020
Passenger plane with 83 onboard crashes in Taliban-held Afghanistan area
A passenger plane crashed in the Deh Yak district of Afghanistan's Ghazni province on Monday.
29 Dec 2019
BSP Chief Mayawati suspends party MLA for supporting CAA
Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and BSP boss, Mayawati, has suspended a party MLA from Madhya Pradesh after the latter allegedly supported the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
28 Dec 2019
Cricket: A look at the worst moments this year
The year 2019 in cricket had a packed schedule that included some major tournaments.
18 Dec 2019
#ComicBytes: Facts about Iron Man movies haven't shown yet
Genius, Billionaire, you know how it goes.
16 Dec 2019
Violence not an answer: Modi on protests against Citizenship Act
Amid nationwide protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said people should not believe rumors and work towards maintaining peace and harmony.
12 Dec 2019
Ex-Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib threatens to expose corruption in ACB
Former Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib has threatened to expose Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) for its ongoing corruption.
12 Dec 2019
IUML to file plea against Citizenship Bill in Supreme Court
A day after the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill was passed in the Rajya Sabha, the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) has filed a writ petition against the Bill in the Supreme Court on Thursday, calling it "unconstitutional."
11 Dec 2019
Asghar Afghan replaces Rashid Khan as Afghanistan captain: Details here
Afghanistan have re-appointed Asghar Afghan as the captain of the national team for all formats, as he replaces Rashid Khan.
09 Dec 2019
Amit Shah defends Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, slams Congress' past
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill seeks to correct Congress' mistakes, said Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday as he defended his government's decision to give Indian citizenship to persecuted non-Muslims from neighboring countries.
17 Nov 2019
Who is Karim Janat: Afghanistan's new bowling sensation
Afghanistan have risen to fame in world cricket, courtesy their fine performance over the past years, as a result, producing some incredible players.
13 Nov 2019
Nicholas Pooran banned for ball-tampering: Details here
West Indian youngster Nicholas Pooran has been banned from four T20Is after being found guilty of attempting to change the condition of the ball during the recently-concluded third ODI against Afghanistan in Lucknow.
13 Nov 2019
How Kieron Pollard forced umpire to change no-ball decision
Windies all-rounder Kieron Pollard is one of the top players in Caribbean cricket. He is also the current captain of the side in the ongoing limited overs series against Afghanistan.
10 Nov 2019
Windies end five-year ODI series winless streak, beat Afghanistan
Former world champions Windies ended their five-year series winless streak in ODIs, as they beat Afghanistan in the second ODI of the ongoing three-match series.
09 Oct 2019
Top al Qaeda leader, born in Uttar Pradesh, killed
A top leader of al Qaeda was killed by the joint forces of the United States and Afghanistan on September 23, reports claimed.
07 Oct 2019
Taliban releases three Indian engineers kidnapped last year
In a sigh of relief for India, three engineers, who were abducted in May 2018 by the Taliban, were released on Sunday in exchange for 11 Taliban members. The swap happened at an undisclosed location.
15 Sep 2019
Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe in T20I: Here are the records broken
Afghanistan were too good for Zimbabwe in the second T20I of the tri-series involving Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka.
14 Sep 2019
Osama bin Laden's son killed in US counter-terrorism operation: Trump
On Saturday, United States President Donald Trump said that Hamza bin Laden, the son of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, was killed in a US counter-terrorism operation. Reportedly, Hamza was expected to succeed his father as the leader of the al-Qaeda.
11 Sep 2019
On 9/11 anniversary, rocket explodes at US Embassy in Afghanistan
A rocket exploded at the United States Embassy in Afghanistan's Kabul on Wednesday, the anniversary of 9/11 attack.
09 Sep 2019
Afghanistan beat Bangladesh: Here're the records scripted by Rashid Khan
Afghanistan scripted history on Monday when they beat Bangladesh by 224 runs in a Test match at Chittagong.
09 Sep 2019
Afghanistan beat Bangladesh: Here are the records broken
The Afghanistan cricket team scripted history by winning the one-off Test match against Bangladesh.
08 Sep 2019
Amid Indo-Pak tensions, China to invest $1bn in Pakistan
Amid heightened tensions between India and Pakistan, China is planning to invest $1 billion in development projects in the latter nation, the Ambassador of China to Pakistan, Yao Jing, reportedly said on Saturday.
08 Sep 2019
Donald Trump cancels peace deal with Taliban leaders, Afghan President
On Saturday, United States President Donald Trump said that he has canceled a peace deal with Taliban leaders.
07 Sep 2019
Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation
Test cricket is considered to be the ultimate format of the game.