Kashmir is India’s internal matter says Taliban

security-kashmirNew Delhi, May 19: The Taliban has denied reports suggesting that it would join Pakistan on the Kashmir issue. The Taliban made it clear that it does not interfere in the internal affairs of other countries.

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Indian born Al-Qaeda chief killed: Neither Pakistan, nor Taliban can ever be sincere

img_0150New Delhi, Oct 09: The chief of the Al-Qaeda in the Sub-Continent (AQIS), Asim Umar was killed in a joint US-Afghan raid. The raid was conducted on a Taliban compound last month, Afghanistan’s spy agency announced.

Umar, the Indian born chief of the AQIS was on the radar of the agencies for long. He took over as the chief of the outfit in 2014, the year that it was launched. He was born in Sambal, Uttar Pradesh.

Back off from the Uighurs, we will support you: The China-Azhar bonhomie explained

New Delhi, Feb 20: Around a decade back, China has demanded from Pakistan the return of a top terrorist of the Islamist Uyghur East Turkestan Islamic Movement. It was learnt that this terrorist traced to Pakistan was involved in the Xinjiang bombing.

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With Pakistan brokering peace in Afghanistan, what India needs to watch out for

New Delhi, Jan 31: India is watching closely the developments in Afghanistan. India is keeping a watch on the discussions between the US Special Representative for Afghanistan reconciliation, Zalmay Khalizad and the Taliban leadership.

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Why India should be wary of Pakistan brokering peace talks on Afghanistan with the US

New Delhi, Dec 21: A recent report by a think tank pointed out that the ISI continues to remain resistant to destroy terror groups. One of the main points of contention is that with Pakistan trying to broker peace between the Taliban and the United States, the ISI may ensure that Kashmir gets bloodier.

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India to be in talks with Taliban at non-official level for the first time

New Delhi, Nov 9: India will take part at a non-official level in the meeting being hosted by Russia on Afghanistan, where representatives of the Taliban will be present.

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Here is why the ISI may have killed father of Taliban Maulana Samiul Haq

maulana-samiul-haqNew Delhi, Nov 7: Last week a top Pakistani cleric Maulana Samiul Haq, who was also known as the ‘godfather of Taliban’, was stabbed to death at his residence in the garrison city of Rawalpindi.

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Pakistan polls: Why India would need to deal with Taliban Imran Khan and Hafiz Saeed

imran-hafiz-saeed-New Delhi, July 24: It is a well known fact that the all powerful army in Pakistan controls almost everything. One also witnessed the clout the army where Nawaz Sharif was concerned and how it behaved like the judge, jury and the executioner.

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ISIS or Taliban not important: It is the ISI that ethnically cleanses Hindus and Sikhs

jalalabadattackJalalabad, July 4: It has become increasingly clear that the Jalalabad bombing which targeted Sikhs and Hindus in Afghanistan had the blessing of the ISI, Pakistan’s notorious spy agency. The aim was to directly target the Sikhs and ensure that they did not have a representation in the Afghanistan Parliament.

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Pak would rather lose aid rather than turn in the Haqqani, Taliban: US expert

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Stephen Tankel (pic credit-http://www.american.edu)

With US President Donald Trump coming down hard on Pakistan, the nation is left to chose between the devil and the deep sea. The suspension of aid to Pakistan has been reported widely and it is to be seen how much of an impact it would have on the country.

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