Some media reports said the move had been ordered to thwart the use of the encrypted messaging services by the Taliban.
04 Nov 2017 4:00 PM
A security official said a sticky bomb destroyed two tankers, setting off an explosion that engulfed the bus.
02 Nov 2017 12:28 PM
It was the first attack targeting Afghan capital's so-called ‘Green Zone’ since a massive truck bomb ripped through the area in May.
31 Oct 2017 7:42 PM
No loss of life or property has been reported so far.
29 Oct 2017 3:42 PM
Afghan forces have struggled to combat Taliban since US and NATO forces formally concluded their combat mission in 2014.
28 Oct 2017 6:04 PM
The attack occurred at Imam Zaman mosque in the western Dasht-e-Barchi part of Kabul, as Shi‘ite worshippers gathered for prayers.
20 Oct 2017 8:28 PM
The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack in a media statement.
20 Oct 2017 11:23 AM
Afghan forces have struggled to combat a resurgent Taliban since US and NATO forces formally concluded their combat mission.
19 Oct 2017 2:00 PM
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
It targeted a meeting of IS commanders planning for a terrorist attack.
14 Oct 2017 3:11 PM
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
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
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
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
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
Gunshots could be heard and witnesses reported seeing worshippers smash windows to escape the building.
25 Aug 2017 4:36 PM
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
The strategy appears to amount to around 4,000 new troops, largely freed from Obama-era restrictions.
22 Aug 2017 4:31 PM
A security source said that there had been around 3 incidents in the past where fighters from both groups had teamed up.
07 Aug 2017 4:09 PM
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