US Military Recovers Remains from Afghanistan Plane Crash

A U.S. defense official says the military has recovered the remains of two American service members who were killed Monday when their military aircraft crashed in Afghanistan.The plane that is used to help troops communicate and share intelligence on the battlefield went down in a Taliban-controlled region of  Ghazni province.A U.S. defense official, speaking on …

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13 Killed in Taliban Assault on Afghan Police Base

Officials in Afghanistan say a pre-dawn Taliban attack in northern Afghanistan has killed at least 13 policemen.  The attack comes as the insurgent group is engaged in days of talks with the United States on a possible reduction in hostilities to advance their stalled peace process.A local official told VOA Tuesday on condition of anonymity …

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Four Months After ‘Howdy, Modi!’, Some Indians Abroad Protest Over Citizenship Law

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi got a thunderous reception when he addressed a crowd of more than 50,000 Indian-Americans in a stadium in the U.S. city of Houston last September.But four months after the event dubbed “Howdy Modi!,” intended to deepen relations with the wealthy Indian-American minority which has influence in India, some members of …

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