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Afghanistan & The Changing South Asia

Pakistan expressed anger over the US’ effort to include India in Afghanistan’s reconstruction project in 2017. Islamabad also asked Kabul to maintain a ‘safe’ distance with New Delhi. 542 kata lagi

India

Afghanistan: Kabul voter centre suicide attack kills 57

Source: BBC News

A suicide bomb attack at a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital Kabul has killed at least 57 people, officials say. 75 kata lagi

Asia

The Afghan sisters using blockchain and AI to transform girls' lives

Elaha Mahboob, an Afghan tech entrepreneur and philanthropist in her early twenties, is on her way to a rural school outside Herat, in northern Afghanistan, when her driver points out two men on a motorbike who have been following them, turn after turn. 550 kata lagi

Middle East

Bombing in Shia Neighborhood in Kabul Kills Scores

KABUL (Dispatches) — A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a voter registration center in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, killing at least 57 people and injuring more than 100, in the most serious attack yet on preparations for elections scheduled for October. 717 kata lagi

Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll

A HERO FOR HIGH TIMES
Ian Marchant (Cape, 2018)

When punk hit the fan in the late 1970s, I was already at university, writing a thesis on Nabokov’s… 1.059 kata lagi

TAPI PIPELINE: ECONOMICS vs POLITICS

Vivekananda International Foundation, 23 March 2018

http://www.vifindia.org/article/hindi/2018/march/23/the-tapi-pipeline-economics-vs-politics

In February 2018, leaders from Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India inaugurated the 1700 km Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline. Functions were held in Serhetabat and Herat with the leaders expressing hope that trade and mutual economic benefit could overcome old conflicts. 1.413 kata lagi

Politics

Pakistan Just Tested Its Newest Cruise Missile

On April 14 the Pakistan military announced it had successfully tested an “enhanced range version” of the Babur cruise missile. In a press release from Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) the “Babur Weapon System-1 (B)” was described as having “advanced aerodynamics and avionics that can strike targets both at land and sea with high accuracy, at a range of 700 kilometers.” 543 kata lagi

Asia