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Afghan provincial judge assassinated in bomb attack

A provincial judge was assassinated in a targeted killing when his car was blown off with a `sticky` magnet bomb in Afghanistan`s Jalalabad city Wednesday, police said.

Afghan court orders release of Pak journalist

An Afghan court on Sunday ordered the release of an imprisoned Pakistani TV journalist, who was undergoing four years jail term for allegedly travelling to the neighbouring country without documents.

Two policemen killed in Afghan suicide attack

 At least two policemen were killed and two others injured Tuesday in a suicide car bomb attack in Afghanistan`s Nangarhar province, an official said.

Four Afghan intelligence forces killed in Taliban attack

Four Afghan intelligence forces were killed after Taliban militants attacked a provincial spy agency office in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Saturday, an official said.

Taliban attack Afghan intelligence office, three killed

Taliban militants on Saturday attacked an Afghan intelligence service office in the eastern city of Jalalabad, killing at least three people in a bomb and gun assault, officials said.

Afghan gunmen attack NATO air base in east

An Afghan provincial government spokesman says gunmen have attacked a NATO air base on the outskirts of the eastern city of Jalalabad, where the US has forces stationed.

18 dead in Afghan attack including insurgents: Officials

A multiple Taliban suicide attack on a police station in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad Thursday has left 18 people dead, including 10 police officers, one civilian and the seven attackers, officials said.

Afghanistan blast kills two

Two militants were killed in Afghanistan`s Jalalabad city Friday when a bomb they were making exploded, police said.

NATO soldier killed in Afghan multiple suicide attack

Six Taliban suicide attackers launched an assault on a joint Afghan-NATO base in the east of Afghanistan on Saturday, killing one NATO soldier during a prolonged firefight, officials said.

40 days in chains: Afghan shrine offers `cure` for evil spirits

All it took to land Din Muhammed in a cell at an Afghan shrine, chained up and living on bread for 40 days, was an argument with his father.

Suicide car bombing kills three in east Afghanistan

Officials in Afghanistan say a suicide car bombing has killed one civilian and two police officers in the country`s east.

Pak concerns on Indian presence in Afghanistan exaggerated: US

Pakistan`s concerns about India`s presence in war-torn Afghan cities like Kandahar and Jalalabad is simply "exaggerated", a top Obama Administration official has said.

India announces $150,000 aid for Jalalabad attack victims

India on Tuesday announced a package of nearly USD 150,000 for providing relief to victims and reconstructing a mosque damaged in a devastating suicide attack on its Consulate here last week.

UNSC condemns attack near Indian consulate in Jalalabad

The United Nations Security Council has condemned the suicide bomb attack near Indian Consulate in Jalalabad that left 12 persons dead, calling for the need to bring perpetrators of this act of terrorism to justice.

Taliban denies attacking Indian consulate in Afghanistan

The Afghan Taliban has denied carrying out the attack on Indian consulate in the country.

Afghan city of Jalalabad hit again, bomb wounds 16

A bomb attack wounded 16 people on Sunday in an eastern Afghan city hit a day earlier by a deadly suicide blast targeting the Indian consulate, officials said.

`Terror machine` beyond Afghan borders the main threat: India

With militants again targeting its mission in Jalalabad, India on Saturday said "terror machine" that operates from "beyond the borders" was the main threat to Afghanistan`s security.

Suicide bombing near Indian consulate in Jalalabad, 9 dead

A car laden with explosives blew up outside the Indian consulate in Afghanistan on Saturday, killing eight children and leaving 22 others wounded.

Twin bombs kill one, wound 9 at Afghan checkpoint

The explosions struck early today in Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar province. The first bomb wounded a policeman.

Five policemen killed in Taliban suicide attack in Afghanistan

Afghan police say eight suicide bombers have attacked one of their headquarters in the eastern city of Jalalabad, killing five officers and wounding four others.