MOSCOW/NEW DELHI (PAN) India and Russia on Monday said they supported the Afghanistan government's efforts to hold dialogue with the armed opposition forces if the guerrillas respected the Afghan Constitution.
KOLKATA (PAN): The literary circle in West Bengal state of India is mourning the killing of a Bengali writer, known in Afghanistan as Sahib Kamala, by suspected Taliban insurgents in southeastern Paktika province.
NEW DELHI (PAN) Indian Vice-President Hamid Ansari on Wednesday said his country remained committed to implementing the Strategic Partnership Agreement with Afghanistan and hoped that the war-torn nation would overcome the challenge of terrorism.
NEW DELHI (PAN): US Secretary of State John Kerry, allaying New Delhi's fears about involving Taliban in the peace talks, has said India -- the world's biggest democracy -- can play a key role in the 2014 elections in Afghanistan.
NEW DELHI(PAN): Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said his country was prepared to increase bilateral contribution to institution-building, training and equipment to the extent India could for Afghanistan.
NEW DELHI (PAN): Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang on Monday discussed Afghanistan and agreed that the reconstruction and efforts for security and stability in the war-ravaged country should be Afghan-led.
ALMATY (PAN): India's External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Friday said the solution to Afghanistan's problems cannot be purely military but has to be rooted in a political approach that enjoys a democratic sanction.
NEW DELHI (PAN) The Indian government and main opposition parties expressed deep reservations about old remarks of the US new defense secretary that the country "financed problems" in Afghanistan for Pakistan.