A series of huge explosions rock Kabul followed by gunshots, news agency AFP reported.
09 May 2018 1:52 PM
A spokesperson in Kandahar says nine other police were wounded in Sunday’s attack in Marouf district near the border with Pakistan.
07 May 2018 1:31 PM
It is not known who is responsible for the kidnapping or whether a ransom has been sought for their release.
06 May 2018 4:22 PM
The much delayed 'e-tezkera' system, named after the local term for identity cards, is intended to reduce fraud and much more.
03 May 2018 5:14 PM
The first explosion was close to buildings of NDS intelligence service, followed by one outside ministry of urban development and housing.
30 Apr 2018 10:36 AM
Afghanistan is littered with land mines and unexploded munitions left over from decades of war, which kill and wound hundreds of people.
29 Apr 2018 4:31 PM
Islamic State claimed responsibility for the blast, the group’s Amaq news agency said.
22 Apr 2018 1:56 PM
The assault killed three top local officials the district's governor, intelligence chief and deputy police chief.
12 Apr 2018 2:17 PM
The blast happened as people in the Afghan capital celebrated Navroz or Nawruz marking the start of the Persian new year.
21 Mar 2018 2:36 PM
There are even suggestions Sayed, the toddler's father, is using the moniker to wangle asylum in the US; a charge the 28-yr-old denies.
17 Mar 2018 3:50 PM
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the latest attack in Kabul.
24 Feb 2018 3:17 PM
In the 3,000-word letter, the Taliban urged the ‘American people’ to press their government to withdraw from Afghanistan.
15 Feb 2018 1:22 PM
Kabul remains on high alert as the city braces for further attacks.
29 Jan 2018 9:23 AM
Zabihullah Mujahid, a Taliban spokesman, claimed responsibility for the attack.
27 Jan 2018 2:42 PM
The attack began with a suicide car bomb outside the office, followed by gunmen entering the compound and battling Afghan special forces.
24 Jan 2018 3:43 PM
The attack ended after more than 12 hours on Sunday with all six terrorists killed by Afghan forces, aided by Norwegian troops.
22 Jan 2018 2:35 PM
Several people could be seen climbing over top-floor balcony using bedsheets to escape, with one losing his grip and plunging to the ground.
21 Jan 2018 10:49 AM
The attacker struck at the funeral ceremony of an ex-governor of Haska Mina who died recently of natural causes, an official statement said.
31 Dec 2017 4:58 PM
The main explosion was followed by two smaller bomb blasts as victims and survivors were leaving the scene.
28 Dec 2017 5:09 PM
Afghan media has previously been targeted by militants, underlying the risks faced by journalists in the war-torn country.
28 Dec 2017 1:24 PM