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China to carry out shuttle diplomacy for Pakistan, Afghanistan to ease tension

China to carry out shuttle diplomacy for Pakistan, Afghanistan to ease tension

On June 1, Afghanistan cut its cricketing ties with Pakistan after blasts in Kabul killed 90 people and injured 463 others.

Ten policemen killed in Taliban attack in Afghanistan

Ten policemen killed in Taliban attack in Afghanistan

The attack took place after the Taliban militants stormed a check post in Chesht district of the province.
 

China asks Pakistan and Afghanistan to meet halfway to improve ties

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi during talks with Pakistan Prime Minister's Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz yesterday discussed a range of bilateral issues as well as the situation in Afghanistan.

Taliban chief warns US that troop surge in Afghanistan will be a 'mistake'

Taliban chief warns US that troop surge in Afghanistan will be a 'mistake'

President Donald Trump recently authorized his defense secretary, Jim Mattis, to add several thousand more U.S. troops to Afghanistan, primarily tasked to train and advise Afghan forces.

Chinese Foreign Minister to visit Pakistan on Saturday

Amidst a surge in tensions between Pakistan and Afghanistan, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will on June 24 visit Islamabad from where he will leave for Kabul.

Five suicide bombers attack police H.Q. in Afghanistan, dozens killed and wounded

Dozens of people were killed or wounded when as many as five suicide bombers attacked a police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, officials said.

Four US soldiers killed in apparent insider attack in Afghanistan

"An Afghan soldier shot and killed four American troops inside the base," said Abdul Qahar Araam, spokesman for the Afghan Army`s 209th Corps.
 

Three killed in attack on mosque in Kabul: Interior Ministry

Islamic State militants claimed responsibility for that attack, as well as an attack last July that killed more than 80 people at a mostly Shi`ite demonstration.

Top Haqqani commander killed in drone attack in Pakistan

The drone attack comes days after Afghan officials blamed the Pakistan-based Haqqani network of carrying out the bombing in Kabul on May 31 in which 150 people died.

Pakistan accuses India of 'devious games' in Afghanistan

Pakistan accuses India of 'devious games' in Afghanistan

 Pakistan on Thursday accused India of playing "devious games" in Afghanistan and using the country's soil to "sabotage" Islamabad's relations with Kabul.

Neighbours must not support war on Afghanistan: Gulbuddin Hekmatyar

Neighbours must not support war on Afghanistan: Gulbuddin Hekmatyar

Without naming Pakistan, Hezb-i-Islami leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, on Thursday said our neighbors must not support the war in Afghanistan and must fight terrorism.

Pakistan rejects allegations of role in Kabul bombing

Pakistan's top civilian and military leadership on Wednesday expressed concern over the "deteriorating" security situation in Afghanistan and rejected as "baseless" allegations that it had any hand in last week's bombing in the war-torn country's capital.

7 killed in blast near Afghan mosque

The blast took place at around 3 p.m. near the northern gate of the Great Mosque of Herat.

Toll in last week`s Kabul truck bomb now over 150: Ashraf  Ghani

Toll in last week`s Kabul truck bomb now over 150: Ashraf Ghani

Over 150 innocent Afghan sons and daughters were killed and more than 300 wounded were brought to hospitals with burns and amputations.

Kabul to host peace summit after week of deadly violence

Kabul will host a multinational peace conference on Afghanistan Tuesday, as the capital reels from a wave of bombings and clashes that left more than 100 people dead and hundreds wounded in the last week.

Taliban denies role in Kabul's suicide bombings

The Taliban has rejected any role in the three consecutive explosions in Kabul, in which as many as 20 people were killed and 87 injured on Saturday afternoon during the funeral ceremony of Mohammad Salim Izadyar, the son of the deputy speaker of the Afghan Senate House.

Tense Kabul under lockdown after deadly protest clashes

The protesters were voicing anger over a truck bombing on Wednesday in Kabul's diplomatic quarter that killed 90 people and wounded hundreds, the deadliest attack in the city since 2001.

Kabul bombing: Multiple explosions rock funeral ceremony of protester 'killed by police', 19 dead

Kabul bombing: Multiple explosions rock funeral ceremony of protester 'killed by police', 19 dead

Explosions on Saturday  rocked the funeral ceremony of a man killed in protests over the worsening security situation in the Afghan capital, witnesses said, reporting multiple casualties.

Pakistan rubbishes Afghan allegations over Kabul blast

Pakistan on Thursday dismissed accusations by Afghanistan linking it to the Haqqani network, blamed for Wednesday's horrific Kabul bombing that killed 90, and wounded over 400 people.

 

Afghanistan-India air corridor to become operational from June 15

Afghanistan-India air corridor to become operational from June 15

The Afghanistan-India air corridor plan has entered implementation phase, a project which was initiated by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani last year.