Afghanistan

Landlocked country in South-Central Asia

Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia. Afghanistan is bordered by Pakistan to the east and south; Iran to the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north; and China to the northeast. Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000 sq mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32 million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and Uzbeks.

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The government announced on Tuesday that it would build the Shahtoot Dam on Kabul river in Afghanistan, which will bring relief to the residents of Kabul but..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 6 hours ago

India's EAM also announced that India has concluded with Afghanistan an agreement for the construction of the Shatoot dam.
Credit: DNA - Published 19 hours ago

During his address, the Afghan President thanked India for its commitment of over USD two billion and for the Chahbahar corridor.
Credit: DNA - Published 21 hours ago

Born on September 23, 1934, Gen chibber was commissioned into the Army on June 2, 1995, and was posted in Afghanistan from 1972 to 1975 as a military attaché.
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 days ago

A few days before its full-scale review meeting, the FATF had reprimanded Pakistan for its `meagre progress` in combating terror financing and money l
Credit: DNA - Published 4 days ago

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