Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 | Last Update : 10:16 AM IST
Another seven were injured in the incident in Kohistan district of Badakhshan province, district governor Mohammad Rustam Raghi said.
06 Jan 2019 5:42 PM
Among the dead were the deputy army corps commander for western Afghanistan and head of the Farah provincial council.
31 Oct 2018 2:55 PM
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for blast, but Taliban said earlier it had carried out more than 300 attacks.
20 Oct 2018 7:50 PM
Interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi confirmed another two explosions near polling centres.
20 Oct 2018 3:27 PM
Tens of thousands of Afghan forces fanned out across the country as voting began after a campaign marred by relentless violence.
20 Oct 2018 12:30 PM
Raziq, 39, who controlled province with an iron hand, was admired by many ordinary Afghans and hated by the Taliban in equal measure.
19 Oct 2018 3:03 PM
Many of those Afghans brave enough to defy the death threats hope to vote in a new generation of younger and better-educated leaders.
19 Oct 2018 2:37 PM
Taliban quickly claimed responsibility for the attack, which takes number of candidates killed so far during campaign season to at least 10.
17 Oct 2018 3:05 PM
Dozens were killed or wounded in election-related attacks across Afghanistan on Saturday as militants step up attacks on the ballot.
14 Oct 2018 2:10 PM
Latest declaration comes just days before the parliamentary election, which is seen as a crucial dry run for next year's presidential vote.
08 Oct 2018 3:00 PM