Afghan blast

Afghans mourn a day after massive truck bombing kills 90

Afghans on Thursday mourned the loss of family members, friends and colleagues a day after a massive truck bomb in the capital left at least 90 people dead and more than 450 others wounded in one of the worst extremist attacks since the drawdown of foreign forces from Afghanistan in 2014.

Jun 01, 2017, 13:19 PM IST

Suicide bomber targets bus in Afghan capital Kabul, says official

A suicide bomber on foot blew himself up near a bus in the Afghan capital Kabul on Monday, a security official said.

Mar 13, 2017, 18:34 PM IST

At least 20 dead in bomb blast outside Afghan Supreme Court in Kabul

An explosion occurred near the Supreme Court in the centre of Afghanistan`s capital on Tuesday.

Feb 07, 2017, 17:26 PM IST

Afghanistan's President condemns bombing in Kabul residential area

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Friday threatened a rapid and forceful response to a massive suicide truck bombing in the Afghan capital, which he said was aimed at diverting public attention from the Taliban's leadership struggle.

Aug 07, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

Roadside blast kills three policemen in Afghanistan

A roadside bomb struck a police van in Afghanistan`s southern Ghazni province Saturday, killing three policemen and wounding two others, a local police official said.

Dec 14, 2013, 15:46 PM IST

8 killed in suicide blast on Pak-Afghan border

An Afghan suicide bomber today struck a border crossing in Pakistan`s restive Balochistan province, killing at least eight persons and wounding 16 others including seven soldiers.

Oct 02, 2013, 20:13 PM IST

Two foreign soldiers killed in Afghan blast

Two soldiers of the NATO-led coalition were killed in an explosion in eastern Afghanistan, the coalition forces said Monday.

Sep 23, 2013, 09:06 AM IST

Three British soldiers killed in Afghanistan: MOD

Three NATO soldiers were killed on Tuesday in a blast in restive southern Afghanistan, the military alliance said in a statement.

May 01, 2013, 09:22 AM IST

Roadside bomb kills family of 5: Afghan official

An Afghan government official says a roadside bomb has killed a family of five in the south of the country.

Feb 03, 2013, 13:11 PM IST

Car bomb at US compound in Afghan capital kills 2

A car bomb exploded outside of a compound housing a US military contractor in the Afghan capital Monday, blowing apart an exterior wall.

Dec 17, 2012, 18:22 PM IST

10 kids killed in Afghanistan bomb blast

At least 10 children were killed and two wounded Monday when a bomb went off in Afghanistan`s Nangarhar province, police said.

Dec 17, 2012, 12:41 PM IST

NATO soldier killed in Afghan blast

A soldier with the NATO-led coalition was killed in a blast in southern Afghanistan, the military alliance said in a statement.

Sep 09, 2012, 21:39 PM IST

Bomb at Afghan bazaar kills 4 people

A bomb in a busy Afghan market killed four people on Saturday in the western province of Herat.

Aug 18, 2012, 15:55 PM IST

Governor among four killed in Afghan blast

A governor of an Afghan district was among four people killed Sunday when a their vehicle struck a roadside bomb.

Aug 12, 2012, 20:14 PM IST

‘Pak terror groups blamed for attacks in Afghan’

Targetted sectarian strikes are alien to Afghanistan, a newspaper reported, saying that it was no surprise that
responsibility was claimed by Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Jhangvi.

Dec 07, 2011, 13:17 PM IST

Blast kills nine Afghan soldiers

Nine Afghan soldiers were killed when a bomb exploded under their vehicle in the eastern part of the country, Xinhua reported on Sunday.

Oct 02, 2011, 15:29 PM IST

5 US troops die in blasts in southern Afghanistan

Five US troops died in bombings in southern Afghanistan where international forces are stepping up the fight against the Taliban.

Jul 24, 2010, 18:06 PM IST

Afghan blast kills 3 ahead of global conference

A suicide bombing in eastern Kabul killed three civilians on Sunday, two days before an international conference that will host representatives from about 60 nations, an Afghan official said.

Jul 18, 2010, 15:46 PM IST

Blast near Afghan Foreign Ministry was accident: ISAF

A blast near Afghanistan`s Foreign Ministry was caused by an anti-personnel mine.

Jun 26, 2010, 13:06 PM IST

Seven police killed in Afghan blast: Official

A roadside bomb struck
a police patrol Sunday in the remote north-eastern Afghan
province of Badakhshan, killing seven officers.

May 30, 2010, 23:48 PM IST