Islamic State claimed responsibility for the blast, the group’s Amaq news agency said.
22 Apr 2018 1:56 PM
Taliban militants ambushed a checkpoint in western Afghanistan, killing at least nine policemen, officials said on Friday.
13 Apr 2018 3:19 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 explosion happened near a mosque in Shindand district.
09 Apr 2018 8:43 PM
Since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, the lives and status of women in society have improved significantly.
07 Apr 2018 6:25 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
A suicide attacker on foot blew himself up near a compound belonging to the Afghan intelligence agency in Kabul, killing six civilians.
25 Dec 2017 12:18 PM
Pence's visit comes four months after Trump unveiled a new strategy for Afghanistan.
23 Dec 2017 3:08 PM
Roads to the area were closed and dozens of police and intelligence officers were blocking access to the public.
18 Dec 2017 1:23 PM