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  • india visit has led to forward outlook in close ties afghan

    India visit has led to forward outlook in close ties: Afghan President

    Politics | Apr 29, 2015, 02:25 PM IST

    New Delhi: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday said that India and Afghanistan are bound by a "million ties across the millennia or several millennia" and that his visit has resulted in a "forward outlook"

  • obama afghan leader to finalize plan for us troop pullout

    Obama, Afghan leader to finalize plan for US troop pullout

    World | Mar 24, 2015, 12:42 PM IST

    Washington: President Barack Obama welcomes Afghanistan's new president to the White House on Tuesday with a fraught question staring them in the face: Will the U.S. slow its departure from Afghanistan -- and for how

  • afghan president condemns pakistan mosque attack

    Afghan president condemns Pakistan mosque attack

    World | Feb 14, 2015, 05:13 PM IST

    Kabul: Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Saturday strongly condemned a terrorist attack on a mosque in Pakistan."Killing of defenceless individuals, particularly those offering prayers, is a solely un-Islamic and inhuman act that is never

  • afghan president played key role in modi sharif handshake

    Afghan president played key role in Modi-Sharif handshake

    World | Nov 30, 2014, 11:04 PM IST

    Kathmandu: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and other SAARC leaders played a key role in bringing together Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif for a handshake that ended their cold vibes at

  • afghan president has both foe friend in pakistan

    Afghan president has both foe, friend in Pakistan

    World | Nov 13, 2014, 11:48 AM IST

    Kabul: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani this week will make his first state visit to neighboring Pakistan, long blamed by his predecessor for harboring militants, in hopes of finding a way to revive peace talks with

  • india china share converging views on terror at afghan meet

    India, China share converging views on terror at Afghan meet

    India | Oct 31, 2014, 09:01 PM IST

    Beijing: India and China today shared their converging views on terrorism while highlighting mutual concerns over resurgence of terror groups in the backdrop of the US' troop withdrawal from Afghanistan. The two countries with shared

  • chinese minister to attend conference on afghanistan

    Chinese minister to attend conference on Afghanistan

    World | Oct 31, 2014, 06:36 AM IST

    Beijing: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Thursday met senior officials to attend the fourth foreign ministerial conference of the Istanbul Process on Afghanistan in Beijing, slated to open on Friday.When meeting with his Afghan

  • doval visits kabul reaffirms india s commitment to

    Doval visits Kabul, reaffirms India's commitment to assistance

    World | Oct 22, 2014, 09:58 PM IST

    Kabul: National Security Advisor Ajit Doval today called on Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and CEO Abdullah Abdullah here and reaffirmed India's commitment to assist Afghanistan in building a strong, democratic and prosperous country.Doval, who is

  • modi assures afghan president of india s support as friend

    Modi assures Afghan president of India's support as friend, partner

    India | Oct 15, 2014, 04:45 PM IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday assured Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani of New Delhi's support in Kabul's efforts to build a strong and prosperous nation and said India will stand as a friend and

  • hamid ansari to represent india at new afghan president s

    Hamid Ansari to represent India at new Afghan president's swearing-in

    World | Sep 26, 2014, 06:22 PM IST

    New Delhi: Vice President Hamid Ansari will represent India at the swearing-in ceremony of the new Afghan president, Ashraf Ghani, which is to be held on Monday."Vice President Hamid Ansari will represent India at the

  • afghan president will defer signing us deal

    Afghan president will defer signing US deal

    World | Nov 21, 2013, 05:54 PM IST

    Kabul: Afghanistan's president said he backs a security deal with the United States but told a gathering of elders on Thursday that if they and parliament approve the agreement it should be signed after next

  • karzai extends pakistan visit

    Karzai extends Pakistan visit

    World | Aug 27, 2013, 07:43 AM IST

    Islamabad: Afghan President Hamid Karzai has extended his stay in Pakistan for another day on the request of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to discuss the peace process further, officials said Monday.The visit was extended

  • karzai arrives in pakistan on day long visit

    Karzai arrives in Pakistan on day-long visit

    World | Aug 26, 2013, 12:00 PM IST

    Islamabad: Afghan President Hamid Karzai today arrived here on a day-long visit to discuss the frayed ties and seek release of Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Barader as a confidence building measure. This will be

  • karzai sets conditions for visiting pakistan

    Karzai sets conditions for visiting Pakistan

    World | Jul 22, 2013, 04:20 PM IST

    Kabul, July 22: Afghan President Hamid Karzai has set conditions for visiting Pakistan, the media reported Monday.The Afghan leader met the visiting adviser to the Pakistani Prime Minister on national security and foreign affairs Sartaj

  • karzai seeks indian military aid amid pakistan row

    Karzai seeks Indian military aid amid Pakistan row

    World | May 19, 2013, 11:34 PM IST

    Kabul, May 19: Afghan President Hamid Karzai will seek increased military aid from India during a three-day visit starting tomorrow and will discuss recent cross-border clashes with Pakistan, an aide said.“Yes, we will ask for

  • afghan president hamid karzai to visit india from monday

    Afghan President Hamid Karzai to visit India from Monday

    World | May 17, 2013, 06:42 AM IST

    New Delhi, May 17: Ahead of its President's visit here from May 20, Afghanistan on Thursday said it was looking for enhanced defence cooperation with India, from where it was expecting supply of lethal and

  • afghan president karzai seeks india inc investments

    Afghan president Karzai seeks India Inc investments

    Nov 10, 2012, 07:48 PM IST

    Mumbai, Nov 10: Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai today told India Inc not to be “shy” when it comes to investing in his mineral-rich country and pointed out to them of the gains reaped by the

  • karzai welcomes us remarks on taliban

    Karzai Welcomes US Remarks On Taliban

    World | Dec 31, 2011, 07:09 PM IST

    Kabul, Dec 31: Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Saturday welcomed remarks from the Obama administration saying that Taliban insurgents were not America's enemies.Earlier this month, Vice President Joe Biden said in an interview with Newsweek

  • karzai calls gilani asks him to reconsider bonn boycott

    Karzai Calls Gilani, Asks Him To Reconsider Bonn Boycott

    World | Nov 30, 2011, 07:51 AM IST

    Islamabad, Nov 30: Afghan President Hamid Karzai  on Tuesday requested Pakistan to reconsider its decision to boycott the Bonn Conference on Afghanistan, saying the country's absence at the meet “would not be helpful to efforts”

  • would stand by pakistan if it is attacked by anyone karzai

    Would Stand By Pakistan If It Is Attacked By Anyone : Karzai

    World | Oct 22, 2011, 09:24 PM IST

    Islamabad, Oct 22: After being critical of Pakistan over its links with Taliban militants, Afghan President Hamid Karzai has now said his country would stand by Islamabad in the event of hostilities with any nation,