Children face 'deadly threats' in quake-hit Afghanistan: UNICEF

The United Nations Children' s Fund (UNICEF) warned on Tuesday that the children in earthquake-hit areas of Afghanistan and Pakistan are facing "further deadly threats as extreme conditions and insecurity cut off communities from aid".

Taliban vow to help Afghanistan after deadly quake

The Taliban on Tuesday urged charity organisations not to hold back in delivering aid to Afghan victims of a devastating earthquake, saying militants in the affected areas were ordered to provide "complete help".

US ready to send assistance to quake-hit Pakistan and Afghanistan

Offering deepest condolences to those hit by a major earthquake in Afghanistan and Pakistan, the US has said it is ready to provide any kind of assistance to the two countries.

7.5 magnitude earthquake rattles north India, Pakistan, Afghanistan: As it happened

A massive earthquake measuring 7.5 on richter scale on Monday jolted north India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, causing widespread panic.

Thirteen killed, dozens hurt in Afghan quake: Officials

Thirteen people were killed and scores of mud-brick homes were flattened when a powerful earthquake struck eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday.