Advertisement
Thursday, Dec 09, 2021
Outlook.com
Outlook.com

Ashraf Ghani

Only Way To Save Six Million Afghans: Ashraf Ghani Apologises For Fleeing From Taliban

Sep 09, 2021 PTI

Ghani, who has been criticised for leaving Afghans to an uncertain fate under the Taliban, also denied reports that he left Kabul with millions of dollars in cash from the treasury.

India Monitoring Pakistan’s Role In Afghanistan: Foreign Secretary Shringla

Sep 04, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said Pakistan is a neighbor of Afghanistan and has supported and nurtured the Taliban.


Afghanistan Crisis: Didn't Take Money, Couldn't Even Change Shoes, Says Ashraf Ghani; Vows To Return Home

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani also denied claims by his country's ambassador to Tajikistan that he had stolen millions of dollars from state funds.

Explainer: What's Happening In Afghanistan And How Taliban Took Over

Aug 17, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The insurgents stormed across the country, capturing all major cities in a matter of days, as Afghan security forces trained and equipped by the U.S. and its allies melted away.


Kabul Talks Aimed At Bringing Other Non Taliban Leaders Into Government

Discussion appeared to focus on how a Taliban-dominated government would respond to rights gained over the last 20 years.

17 August, 2021

Afghanistan Crisis: Who Are The Taliban?

Deutsche Welle

The militant Islamist group has taken back power in Afghanistan. Here's what you need to know about the Taliban's leadership structure, their history and what to expect from their new reign.


17 August, 2021

Joe Biden Warns Taliban Of Swift And Forceful Response If US Personnel Are Attacked

Deutsche Welle

With the US increasingly under fire over its decision to withdraw troops from Afghanistan, President Joe Biden said he stood 'squarely behind' his move.


17 August, 2021

Former Afghan President Ashraf Ghani Fled With Cars, Chopper Full Of Cash: Russia

Outlook Web Bureau

Media reports suggested that Ghani may have fled to the neighbouring Tajikistan or Uzbekistan, but there was no official confirmation of his whereabouts.


17 August, 2021

Afghanistan Crisis: Flights Suspended From Kabul Airport, India Says Will Ensure Security Of Its Nationals

Outlook Web Bureau

The airport has already been shut for commercial flights and subsequently, the US military has taken control of the airport security to facilitate the evacuation of foreign diplomats and citizens.


16 August, 2021

Cry, My Beloved Afghanistan

Kumar M Tiku

When the dust settles down, the image that will come back to haunt us is that of a soaring young bird, having its wings clipped in mid-flight, hurtling down on terra firma with a thud, bloodied, bruised and battered.


16 August, 2021

‘Want Afghans To Thrive, Not Simply Survive’: Pakistan FM

Outlook Web Desk

Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said the political settlement in Afghanistan is the only way forward.


16 August, 2021

Pakistan's National Carrier Halts Flights To Kabul Amid Taliban Crisis

Associated Press (AP)

Spokesman Abdullah Hafeez said Monday that Pakistan International Airlines decided to protect passengers, the crew and the planes after consulting the Afghan civil aviation authorities.


16 August, 2021

UN Security Council Meet On Afghanistan Following Taliban Takeover

Outlook Web Desk

This is the second time UNSC has convened a meeting within a week.


16 August, 2021

Why Afghan Citizens Will Find It Hard To Forgive Ashraf Ghani

Seema Guha

Ghani will justify his decision to go by saying that this was the only way out for him to ensure the safety of Kabul residents.


16 August, 2021

Afghanistan Crisis: Kabul Airspace Closed, Flights Stalled, Says Air India

Outlook Web Bureau

The Afghanistan airspace on Monday was declared 'uncontrolled' by the Kabul airport and transit flights have been asked to avoid it.


16 August, 2021

Afghanistan: Ashraf Ghani Leaves Kabul 'To Prevent Bloodshed'

Deutsche Welle

Ashraf Ghani's departure comes after the Islamist militants captured most of Afghanistan in a lightning offensive that lasted less than two weeks.


16 August, 2021

US Troops Fire As Desperate Afghans Crowd To Catch A Flight At Kabul Airport

Outlook Web Desk

The US has said it would deploy 6,000 troops at the airport to ensure safe departure of its citizens and friends and allies from Afghanistan.


16 August, 2021

Afghan Embassy In India Berates President Ghani For Ceding Power To Taliban, Official Says Account Hacked

Outlook Web Desk

The embassy’s Press Secretary announced the hacking, following a tweet berating Afghan President Ashraf Ghani appeared on the official handle.


Photo Gallery

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) Chief Sukhbir Singh Badal during an election rally in support of SAD/BSP joint candidate from Patiala for Punjab Assembly Election 2022, in Patiala.

PTI Photo

People from the Sikh community pay tribute to Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and other officials, who died in IAF's MI-17V5 chopper crash yesterday in Tamil Nadu, at Yahiyaganj Gurudwara in Lucknow.

PTI Photo/Nand Kumar

Mortal remains of CDS Gen Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika Rawat, who were killed in an IAF's Mi-17V5 helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu yesterday, arrive at Madras Regimental Centre in Wellington.

PTI Photo

Bharatiya Kisan Union Spokesperson Rakesh Tikait addresses farmers during a meeting to decide their future course of action, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

PTI Photo

Mortal remains of CDS Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife Madhulika Rawat and 12 other officials, who were killed in an IAF's Mi-17V5 helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu yesterday, arrive at Madras Regimental Centre in Wellington.

PTI Photo
Advertisement

Outlook Latest Issue

Subscribe Now
Cover Story

Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.

Opinion

Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.

Aamir Shaikh
Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Uttar Pradesh

Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.

Ashutosh Sharma
Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Opinion

Dalit-Bahujan Women In Politics And The Missing Narratives

On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.

Dec 02, 2021 Kalyani K

Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta