AOC-sponsored Afghan families still waiting for humanitarian visas

Five Afghan families who have been sponsored by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) remain stranded, desperately awaiting humanitarian visas to be issued by the Australian government. Key points: The families have been waiting for updates about the visas since September The Australian Olympic Committee raised the plight of the families last week More than…

Girls’ education ban won’t last, Nobel laureate Malala tells Taliban

Doha – The Taliban’s ban on girls’ education won’t last forever, Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai said on Saturday, emphasizing that Afghan women now know what it is to be “empowered.” The hard-line Afghan regime closed girls’ secondary schools just hours after reopening them this week, prompting a small protest by…

Taliban: committed to giving education, jobs to girls, women

Foreign Minister says regime wants good relations with U.S. Afghanistan’s new Taliban rulers are committed in principle to education and jobs for girls and women, a marked departure from their previous time in power, and they seek the world’s “mercy and compassion” to help millions of Afghans in desperate need,…

Pakistan will consider transit facilities of Indian wheat: Imran Khan

Mr. Khan assures assistance to Afghanistan. Pakistan will “favourably consider” transit facilities if Indian wheat is sent to Afghanistan, said Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday. The offer has been welcomed by the Taliban administration in Kabul, which reiterated the call for urgent assistance to Afghanistan. “The Prime Minister…

T20 World Cup 2021: Short Break Between IPL, T20 WC Could Have Helped Team India, Says Bharat Arun | Cricket News

T20 WC: India lost both their opening matches vs Pakistan and New Zealand respectively.© Instagram India bowling coach Bharat Arun on Sunday said that the toss is playing a very big role in the ongoing ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, and the team chasing is having an undue advantage as…