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Afghanistan

11 killed in Afghanistan hotel attack, Taliban claims responsibility

The siege came to an end after seven hours and three terrorists were killed while two others were arrested, according to Rahimi.

14 Jul 2019 12:19 PM

13-year-old suicide bomber kills five at a wedding in Afghanistan: Official

The explosion comes just days after historic talks between Afghan representatives and the Taliba, as part of a US-led effort to end the war.

12 Jul 2019 2:20 PM

Pak-based terrorist groups join hands with Afghan outfits after Balakot strike

Intelligence sources reveal that the Indian consulate in Kandahar has been kept on high alert against a Taliban attack.

08 Jul 2019 9:17 AM

4 killed, 36 wounded in Taliban attack in Afghanistan

The Kamma Press, citing the 209 Shaheen Corps, reported that Taliban fired multiple rounds of mortars and rockets in a market area.

05 Jul 2019 7:05 PM

Germany, Qatar to host intra-Afghan dialogue: US peace envoy Khalilzad

‘This dialogue is an essential element of the four-part peace framework and an important step in the Afghan Peace Process,’ Khalilzad said.

02 Jul 2019 12:48 PM

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At least 68 injured in powerful explosion near US embassy in Kabul

The explosion reportedly took place in the vicinity of the 2nd district of the city, reported Khaama Press.

01 Jul 2019 10:44 AM

8 election commission employees killed in Afghanistan

The Taliban used explosive-filled vehicles to attack Maruf district centre in southern Kandahar province.

30 Jun 2019 5:38 PM

4 policemen killed in Taliban attack

A police armoured vehicle was also damaged by Taliban militants.

23 Jun 2019 5:29 PM

5 Taliban terrorists killed by Afghan forces in Faryab province

The anti-terrorist operation was carried out in the Dara-e-Shakh area of Gurziwan district in the wee hours of Friday.

21 Jun 2019 1:34 PM

Terror attack in Afghanistan leaves six dead

The explosion took place at around 9 am (local time) in Dand district when a civilian vehicle was targetted by a roadside bomb

12 Jun 2019 12:58 PM

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34 people rescued from Taliban-run prison by Afghan forces

Civilians, soldiers, policemen and intelligence agents were freed during the operation.

11 Jun 2019 1:27 PM

4 Afghans killed, 4 US troops injured in Kabul suicide blast

A spokesman for Resolute Support, the US-led NATO mission in Afghanistan, said four US service members had suffered minor injuries.

31 May 2019 1:35 PM

Afghan World Cup cricketers bring joy to war-torn nation

The Afghan team has enjoyed a remarkable rise over the past decade and are currently seventh in the Twenty20 rankings.

31 May 2019 11:04 AM

Afghanistan: 15 militants killed in multiple operations

The forces have also detained four militants, and a tunnel used by the Taliban has also been destroyed.

28 May 2019 3:14 PM

ISIS member among 4 terrorists killed by Afghan special forces

Six other ISIS terrorists sustained injuries during the operation, reported Sputnik.

26 May 2019 12:58 PM

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Afghan journalist's murder mirrors perils of working women at home, office

No-one has been arrested over the broad daylight killing, but police officials said Mangal's family had filed a case against four men.

20 May 2019 11:15 AM

US airstrikes in Helmand kill Afghan security forces

US defence spokesperson said the US and Afghan security forces were examining the

17 May 2019 8:52 PM

Afghani journalist shot dead by unidentified gunmen

A total of 15 journalists were killed in a series of bombings that began early this year, with nine of them in a single day, as per reports.

11 May 2019 4:15 PM

More Afghan civilians killed by US security forces than by insurgents: UN

Afghan civilians are being killed in greater numbers by US and pro-government forces than by the Taliban and other insurgent groups.

24 Apr 2019 1:37 PM

UN says 10 children among 13 killed by US air strike in Afghanistan

Ten children, part of the same family, were killed by a US air strike in Afghanistan, along with three adult civilians, UN reported.

25 Mar 2019 5:04 PM

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