Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 | Last Update : 08:57 AM IST

Afghanistan

Suicide bombers, gunmen kill 32, injure 200 in attack on Afghan police

The victims of the ongoing Gardez attack, which was claimed by the Taliban in a tweet, include women, students and police.

17 Oct 2017 4:00 PM

US drone kills 14 IS militants in eastern province: Afghan officials

It targeted a meeting of IS commanders planning for a terrorist attack.

14 Oct 2017 3:11 PM

Taliban releases statement, says not tired of war in Afghanistan

According to a Khama Press report, the statement said that the Taliban represents the Afghan nation and asked American forces to withdraw.

08 Oct 2017 3:06 PM

Kabul: 22 Pak, ISIS terrorists killed in joint military operation by Afghan, US forces

7 Pak and 15 ISIS terrorists were killed in a joint operation carried out by the Afghan the US forces.

01 Oct 2017 12:08 PM

6 rockets land near Kabul airport after Mattis arrives in Afghanistan

The attack came hours after Mattis arrived in the Afghan capital, the first member of Donald Trump's cabinet to visit the war-torn country.

27 Sep 2017 2:21 PM

Suicide blast near US embassy in Kabul kills 5, wounds 8

The blast occurred around 10:00 am (0530 GMT) on a street lined with banks and shops leading to Massoud Square near the US embassy.

29 Aug 2017 12:27 PM

Taliban suicide bomber kills 13 in Helmand: Afghan official

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack in a WhatsApp message sent to journalists. 

28 Aug 2017 8:40 AM

Death toll from mosque attack in Kabul reaches 28: official

The Islamic State said in a statement on the website of its Aamaq news agency that it had deployed two attackers to the mosque.

26 Aug 2017 3:04 PM

Suicide bomber, gunmen attack Shiite mosque in Kabul; 20 killed, 50 injured

Gunshots could be heard and witnesses reported seeing worshippers smash windows to escape the building.

25 Aug 2017 4:36 PM

'Where is my name?' Afghan women start online campaign for right to identity

The movement started in early July when a handful of women posted comments and photos on social media using hashtag #WhereIsMyName.

24 Aug 2017 3:56 PM