A suicide bomber blew himself up near a Shi’ite shrine in Kabul on Wednesday, killing at least 26 people and wounding 18, officials said.
An explosion in the Afghan capital Kabul killed at least three people and wounded two in an apparent attack on a foreign contractor company, officials said.
China and the EU believe the Taliban should seize Ashraf Ghani’s offer to recognise the movement as a legitimate political group, the EU’s special envoy to Afghan said.
Chancellor Angela Merkel’s cabinet approved plans to expand Germany’s military missions abroad, including in Afghanistan, Mali and Iraq, government sources said.
They made up a corps of bomb-sniffing dogs that accompanied brigade combat teams on potentially lethal missions, sniffing out roadside bombs in Afghan and saving lives.
The Afghan Taliban announced that insurgent group was ready to negotiate with the US amid ongoing national and international efforts to initiate a political settlement.
Construction work on the Afghan section of an $8bn natural gas pipeline that will link the energy-rich Turkmenistan through Afghanistan to Pakistan and India launched.
The move is part of a broader U.S. strategy to pressure Pakistan to cut alleged links to Islamist militants waging chaos in neighboring Afghanistan.
India said it was "strongly committed" to the USD 10 billion trans-national TAPI pipeline project that will help ease energy shortages in South Asia.
Pakistan has billed India Rs 2.86 lakh as route navigation charges for Indian Air Force aircraft used by PM Modi during a stopover in Lahore.
Acquires Cynosure Inc and Cynosure Interface Solutions for $31mn and Rs13cr respectively
To add platform capabilities in the insurance segment which contributes 15% of total business
The Acquisition is expected to close within the next 3 months
Sells Essar Steel loan to Deutsche Bank
Has sold its $385 mn Foreign currency loan extended to Essar Steel
Bank has taken a 38% haircut
Rs 1600 cr is expected earnings to the bank from the deal
Economic Times Reports
To Sell 50% stake in prime Mumbai office assets to Blackstone for $1.3bn
The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai
To convene shareholder’s meet on 23rd March in regard to the proposed divestment
Gets Order Worth Rs 230 Cr From NTPC
To perform the pressure part metallurgy upgradation for 3 660MW super critical steam generators
Will help NTPC commission the 3x 660MW plant started 12years
Declared L1 bidder for EPC Project in UP worth Rs 677cr from NHAI
The completion period for the project is 30 months