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Suicide attack by Taliban on US base in Afghanistan

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 26, 2012, 11:24

The attack was claimed by the banned militant outfit Taliban.

Bomb blast rocks Afghan SE town, at least 10 casualties

Last Updated: Monday, November 26, 2012, 13:23

A powerful blast rocked Khost city leaving at least 10 people dead and injured on Monday, a local official said.

`ISI behind Afghan Taliban attacks on US bases`

Last Updated: Saturday, June 23, 2012, 10:55

Western analysts refer to the recent spate of attacks on US military bases in Afghanistan.

Grenade attack wounds 20 in southeast Afghanistan

Last Updated: Sunday, December 18, 2011, 14:35

At least 20 people were wounded when a man threw grenades at a police vehicle in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday.

Suicide attack in east Afghanistan kills 9

Last Updated: Friday, February 18, 2011, 15:31

Violence across Afghanistan in 2010 reached its worst level since 2001.

Blast injures Governor of Afghanistan`s Khost

Last Updated: Thursday, January 07, 2010, 14:21

The acting Governor of Afghanistan`s southeastern Khost province and several other senior provincial officials were wounded on Thursday by a blast inside the governor`s office, an Afghan Army general said.

35 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Last Updated: Sunday, August 30, 2009, 14:37

Thirty-five Taliban militants were killed in overnight clashes with the Afghan and US-led coalition forces in eastern Afghanistan, the police said on Sunday.

Suicide attackers strike south-eastern Afghan city

Last Updated: Saturday, July 25, 2009, 21:47

For the second time in a week, Taliban fighters armed with suicide vests and automatic weapons attacked a provincial capital in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, triggering hours-long gunbattles that left seven militants dead, officials said.

Heavy firing erupts in southeastern Afghan city of Khost

Last Updated: Saturday, July 25, 2009, 18:22

Taliban militants attacked government buildings in the southeastern city of Khost on Saturday with suicide bombers, AK-47 rifles and rocket-propelled grenades, officials said.