Qarabagh district is located 50 kilometres north of the capital Kabul and is near Bagram Airbase, the largest American base in Afghanistan.
04 Aug 2017 1:31 PM
US commanders say that, along with Afghan forces, they have severely reduced ISIS’ strength over the past year.
03 Aug 2017 4:51 PM
Residents were furious the police did not prevent the second explosion, although it is still not clear what caused it.
02 Aug 2017 7:54 AM
Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said 1 policeman was wounded and there were no fatalities among the security forces or civilians.
31 Jul 2017 6:18 PM
A security source said that a suicide bomber had blown himself up outside the Iraqi embassy.
31 Jul 2017 2:35 PM
The police called it child trafficking and threw the drivers and the only other adults, two men who organised the convoy, into jail.
31 Jul 2017 2:17 PM
The blast occurred in Shahjoy district of the province after a civilian vehicle hit an Improvised Explosive Device (IED).
31 Jul 2017 2:03 PM
No one has taken responsibility for the attack, though the Taliban and an ISIS affiliate have carried out such attacks in Kabul.
31 Jul 2017 1:24 PM
The Interior Ministry spokesman said the car bomb hit a bus with employees of the Ministry of Mines at a busy hour.
24 Jul 2017 1:24 PM
The area has been the scene of several attacks including the suicide attack that killed Shiite Muslim cleric Ramazan Hussainzada in June.
24 Jul 2017 8:32 AM
The provincial public health officials confirmed that the bodies of 13 people, riddled with bullets, were shifted to Ibn-e-Sina hospital.
02 Jul 2017 4:59 PM
The 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan National Army confirmed that fourteen ISIS militants were killed mysteriously in Khogyani district.
02 Jul 2017 4:07 PM
Taliban fighters had attacked the police check post named Karez Shekhan in Sheb Koh district late Thursday night.
30 Jun 2017 4:32 PM
Bacha bazi is not seen as homosexuality in Afghanistan’s gender segregated society but symbolises power and primacy.
26 Jun 2017 2:44 PM
Akhunzadah boasted international support saying 'The mainstream entities of the world admit its effectiveness, legitimacy and success'.
23 Jun 2017 11:09 AM
Washington is soon expected to announce an increase in the US military deployment to bolster Afghan forces.
20 Jun 2017 5:56 PM
This is yet another attack targeting the Afghan military base, as there has been a recent spate of such incidents.
20 Jun 2017 8:30 AM
The President said the aim of the route was to create more opportunities and make Afghanistan an exporter country.
19 Jun 2017 7:16 PM
One of the five attackers was still holding out more than five hours after the coordinated assault began, police commander Shirzad said.
18 Jun 2017 1:31 PM
The message was broadcast on the militants’ Radio Khilafat station in the Pashto language late on Wednesday.
15 Jun 2017 2:57 PM