Violence has spiked in recent weeks in Afghanistan with most of the attacks claimed by the Islamic State group affiliate
12 Jun 2020 8:10 PM
Special forces rescued 80 people including mothers and babies from the Kabul hospital after three gunmen launched a morning assault
12 May 2020 3:58 PM
The explosions come as authorities are trying to impose a lockdown in the capital to curb the spread of coronavirus in the country
11 May 2020 3:14 PM
The sikhs are a religious minority in Afghanistan
25 Mar 2020 11:19 AM
A tattoo at a time, Afghan woman takes on society’s taboos.
16 Dec 2019 1:33 PM
The Afghan government forces have been fighting the Taliban for almost two decades, with all the peace initiatives having failed until now.
14 Oct 2019 2:33 PM
The deceased were shifted to the district hospital and families of the victims were informed about the attack, Qadiri said.
18 Aug 2019 5:30 PM
Sources and eyewitnesses said that the hall was packed with guests when the explosion rattled the vicinity.
18 Aug 2019 9:28 AM
The explosion took place at Shaheed Circle in Kabul's Police District 4 (PD4) at around 4:40 pm (local time) on Sunday.
29 Jul 2019 1:53 PM
More details awaited.
25 Jul 2019 10:55 AM
The casualties were confirmed by Afghanistan's Public Health Ministry's spokesperson Wahidullah Mayar.
19 Jul 2019 10:04 AM
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
Police said suicide attack came hours after another suspected suicide bomber was shot by cops in Kabul before he could detonate his device.
10 Sep 2018 2:36 PM
The sport has a long tradition in Afghanistan, and was even tolerated by the Taliban when they ruled the country from 1996-2001.
25 Jun 2018 10:58 AM
The blast took place at the entrance to Afghanistan’s rural rehabilitation and development ministry.
11 Jun 2018 2:01 PM
Kabul has seen anti-government protests on this count lately. Considerable responsibility rests with the United States.
02 May 2018 2:42 AM
A world authority on Afghan art reminisced about a visit he made to the city at the height of the brutal 1990s civil war.
02 Apr 2018 11:00 AM
Ahmadi appears a little bemused by the attention triggered by the photo of her cradling baby Khizran during the exam last month.
26 Mar 2018 11:07 AM
Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said there was no fire in the incident.
16 Jan 2018 8:19 AM
The rise of Taliban insurgents as the most serious threat to the gains made in the field of education.
23 Dec 2017 1:27 AM