Saturday 13 August, 2022
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The Khaama Press News Agency
Category Archives: World

The Satanic Verses author Salman Rushdie, 75, was attacked on stage in New York, on Friday and is reportedly on a ventilator now but might lose an eye, according to international media citing his manager. According to witnesses, a man...

Prior to the first anniversary of the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, the Afghan Adjustment Act has been sponsored by the US Senate and House of Representatives. This law will allow eligible Afghan evacuees to apply for permanent...

FILE: representative image ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – Pakistan on Friday rejected Russia’s offer to supply 120,000 metric tons of wheat at a price of $399.50, according to sources, negotiating further reduction of 2.4% in the rate as the...

By Arif Ahmadi on Aug 9th, 2022

Pakistan’s Information Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb. (PHOTO: APP/File) ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – Pakistani Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb on Saturday accused former Prime Minister Imran Khan of destroying...

By Arif Ahmadi on Aug 9th, 2022

The Taliban Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemned Israel’s “brutal” attacks on Gaza, calling on the international community to prevent Israel’s “atrocities & aggression”. According to the Taliban’s Foreign Ministry...

In reaction to tensions between the US and China over Taiwan, the Taliban’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has declared that it urges all countries to desist from acts of violation of the national sovereignty of states and not to lay...

US Secretary of State, Antony Blinken announced the launch of the US-Afghan Consultative Mechanism, enabling US officials to engage more effectively with Afghan women and civil society. The Atlantic Council, Sisterhood is Global Institute,...

Joe Biden, the president of the United States, said that Ayman al-Zawahiri, the leader of Al-Qaeda, has been killed in a CIA drone attack in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. In a special broadcast address from outside the White House,...

Hassan Kazemi Qomi, Iran’s special representative for Afghanistan, stated that a meeting was held with Iranian representatives and the Ministry of Defense of the Taliban government, announcing the formation of a joint committee to...

Former US Chargé d’Affaires for Afghanistan, Ian McCary, announced Karen Decker’s appointment as the new Chargé d’Affaires at the US Mission to Afghanistan, based in Doha, Qatar. The U.S. Mission to Afghanistan, which...

Sri Lanka is under the grip of a chronic  financial crisis. Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who once  ran for the Presidency, ran from Sri Lanka – amid massive country wide protests for his resignation from Presidential post. As a consequence,  Ranil...

Shehbaz Sharif-led hung-parliament, which assumed power in April’s parliamentary election in Pakistan, has daunting challenges to fix. Pakistan is crippled by a host of challenges. The nation of 220 million is at a challenging economic...

Iranian president, Ebrahim Raisi, reportedly instructed the Iranian Foreign and Energy ministries to work toward reclaiming Iran’s water right in the Helmand River, declaring that Iran would not “hesitate to pursue the rights...

On Sunday, a raging wildfire in the Sierra Nevada foothills in the western United States forced thousands of inhabitants to evacuate their homes. According to reports, the fire has devastated around 14 thousand hectares of forest, and...

By Saqalain Eqbal on Jul 25th, 2022

In a meeting with Pakistan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Zhang Ming, the Secretary-General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), emphasized the importance of combating terrorism in Afghanistan and...