NATO voices doubt over IS link in fatal Afghan bombing

NATO officials have voiced doubt over claims that the Islamic State group was behind a fatal bombing last week billed as the first major attack by the jihadists in Afghanistan.

Two killed in Afghan suicide attack

 At least two people were killed in a suicide attack on a police station in southern Afghanistan, security officials said today.

Afghan president starts Iran visit

 Afghanistan`s president arrived in Tehran Sunday on his first trip to Iran since taking office, with security questions likely to dominate talks after the Islamic State group claimed a massive suicide bombing.

Afghanistan suicide blast kills 33, injures more than 100

A suicide bomb blast in Afghanistan`s eastern city of Jalalabad killed 33 people and injured more than 100 outside a bank where government workers collect salaries, the city`s police chief said on Saturday.

Suicide bomb, roadside blast kill 15 Afghan civilians

A suicide car bomber targeting foreign troops killed three Afghan civilians on Friday, while a dozen people on their way to a wedding were killed in a separate roadside blast, officials said.

Soldier killing reminder of Afghan dangers: Pentagon chief

US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Thursday the killing of an American soldier during an insider attack in Afghanistan showed that work remains to shore up Afghan forces in the "dangerous" country.

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.