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The Taliban's new leader Mullah Akhtar Mansoor said that the capture of Kunduz was a "symbolic victory".
Russian President Putin also dismissed media reports that said Russian strikes in Syria had hit civilians.
India will slash the rate of carbon emissions relative to GDP by 33-35 per cent by 2030 from 2005 levels.
Russia's new anti-ISIL coalition tips the scales in the Middle East as US foreign policy in Syria and Iraq appears to sink in the sand, writes Al-Atraqchi.
"60% of Syria is controlled either by ISIS, Jabhat al-Nusra or other terrorist organisations," said Putin.
Sluggish rise in new business inflows and a cautious approach to costs reportedly led Indian manufacturers to shed jobs in September.
An official manufacturing index based on a survey of factory purchasing managers edged up to 49.8 in September.