Kyrgyzstan

India-Pak joint anti-terror exercise in August

Casting aside their geopolitical disputes, India, Pakistan and China will convene in Russia next month to mount a military drill aimed at enhancing …

India News

Karlovy Vary Film Review: ‘Suleiman Mountain’

In the blue waiting room of an orphanage sits a Kyrgyz woman in a traditional head scarf, while in a nearby dormitory a young boy is awakened and …

Celebrity (UK)

The first Mughal

“In the month of Ramadan of the year 899 (June 1494), and in the twelfth year of my age, I became ruler in the country of Farghana,” thus begins …

India News

Death toll from attack in eastern Afghan city reaches 10 - official | Reuters

KABUL (Reuters) - The death toll from an attack on Wednesday on an education department building in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad reached 10, with 10 wounded, officials said.<p>Afghan security forces escort a slightly injured boy at the site of gunfire and attack in Jalalabad city, Afghanistan …

World News

Militants launch ongoing attack on Afghan govt building: officials

Militants raided a government building in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, officials said, setting off explosions in an ongoing attack.<p>“I can …

Afghanistan

Flying away from the sun in Kyrgyzstan

We hope you enjoyed this entry in the We Said Go Travel Photo Award. Please visit this page to learn more and participate. Thank you for visiting We …

Central Asia

Gunmen attack education department office in Afghanistan’s Jalalabad

Gunmen attacked an office of the education department in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Wednesday and were battling security forces, …

Afghanistan

DGFASLI, GMB ink MoU for occupational safety, health of workers

The ministry said the MOU will augment the activities in the field of OSH (occupational safety and health), especially in training of workers and …

India News

ISIS Kills 12 In Afghanistan Suicide Bombing

7:51 PM 07/10/2018<p>The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Afghanistan that killed at least 12 people on Tuesday, …

Conservative View

Why is that Forest Red and That Cloud Blue?

Why is that Forest Red and that Cloud Blue?<p>Chances are, you have a camera near you as you read this—in the smart phone in your pocket or on the …

Astronomy

Suicide bomber kills 10 in Afghan city of Jalalabad, official says

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)<p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, …

Extremism

Taxi Driver From Moscow Run-In Compensates Victims

The Kyrgyz taxi driver who plowed into a crowd of pedestrians near the Kremlin in the early days of the football World Cup has reportedly begun to …

Central Asia

Official: Ssuicide bomber kills 10 in Afghanistan

An Afghan official says at least 10 people, including two intelligence service agents and eight civilians, have been killed in a suicide attack in …

Extremism

People Love That This Soccer Player Tracked Down The Guy Who Asked For His Shirt

"I have never felt like this before."

Social Media

Afghanistan: Slain Sikh leader’s son wants to fight polls

An official at Indian Embassy in Kabul said that for nomination to contest from minority community seat, the candidate had to submit 1,000 identity …

Afghanistan

EU and UNICEF unify efforts to protect children affected by migration in Kyrgyzstan

The European Union and UNICEF launch a new programme to protect children affected by migration in countries across Southeast, South and Central Asia, …

European Union

The 10 Most Affordable Cities for Living Abroad

Picking up your life and moving abroad is expensive, but just how expensive depends on where you choose to make your new home. Mercer's latest Cost …

Communication Skills

Boy, 11, finds ‘1,000 year old message’ written in runes on pendant made of mammoth bone

‘If it is confirmed that this bone found in Namsky district is genuine, it will be a great scientific discovery for the republic.' Picture: Michil …

Archaeology

Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Everything You Need To Know – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

1<p>2<p><b>Trekking in Kyrgyzstan is the highlight for many of those traveling in Central Asia. My friend Stephen Lioy, a long-term resident of Kyrgyzstan and</b> …

Hiking

7 of the best things to do in Kyrgyzstan

1: Attend the World Nomad Games<p>The World Nomad Games are unlike any other major sporting event in the world. After its initial launch in 2014, the …

Travel

Jalalabad Attack: Sikh and Hindu communities in Afghanistan, a brief history

<b>Video Editor:</b> Kunal Mehra<b><br>Camera:</b> Abhay Sharma<p>What's it like to be 1 in 5,000?<p>For Hindus and Sikhs in Afghanistan, that's about how small their …

India News

Water flows from the spring of Kyrgyzstan’s snowy mountains

Togotoi is a small mountainous village in the south of the Kyrgyz Republic. Last month, some colleagues and I traveled there to participate in a …

Water

RSS seek steps from govt following Afghan terror attack

The RSS on Wednesday asked the Union government to recognise the gravity of the recent terror attack on a group of Sikhs and Hindus in Afghanistan, …

Afghanistan

Gas station blast in south Kyrgyzstan leaves 4 injured

<b>AKIPRESS.COM</b> - Blast at the filling station in Arka village of Batken region left 4 people injured. They were taken to the hospital on the territory …

Central Asia

After Jalalabad Attack, Will ‘Flowers of Nangarhar’ Blossom Again?

On 1 July, the usually crowded Jalalabad city was quiet. The reason? President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani was in town.<p>The roads going to Governor House …

Afghanistan

Jalalabad gauntlet: on the growth of IS in Afghanistan

July 04, 2018 00:02 IST<p>Updated: July 03, 2018 23:45 IST<p>more-in<p>Islamic State’s growing presence in eastern Afghanistan can undo Kabul’s peace moves<p>The</b> …

Afghanistan

Afghan diplomats join Sikhs protesting against Jalalabad attack

In a gesture of solidarity, Afghan diplomats in New Delhi joined in the protests being held outside the Embassy of Afghanistan to condemn the attack …

Afghanistan

Afghanistan Jalalabad Attack: Tracing the Fate of Afghan Sikhs & Hindus in Afghanistan

From 220,000 in the late 1980s to around 1,000 out of a population of a little over 30 million today, Afghanistan’s Sikh and Hindu community has …

Afghanistan

Rare pear expedition bears fruit in Kyrgyzstan

A new population of one of the world's most endangered trees, the Bukharan pear, has been confirmed in a remote corner of Kyrgyzstan. The discovery …

Ecology

'We cannot live here': Afghanistan's Sikhs weigh future after suicide bombing

KABUL (Reuters) - Many among Afghanistan's dwindling Sikh minority are considering leaving for neighboring India, after a suicide bombing in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Sunday killed at least 13 members of the community.<p>The victims of the attack claimed by militant group Islamic State included …

Afghanistan