Suicide car bomber kills 11 police, soldiers in Afghanistan

A suicide car bomber killed at least 11 members of the security forces and wounded more than 20 civilians near a police checkpoint in eastern Logar province in Afghanistan on Saturday, local officials said.

51 militants killed in clashes across Afghanistan

 At least 51 Taliban militants have been killed in fresh military operations across Afghanistan since Saturday, the country`s interior ministry said Sunday.

Taliban launch massive offensive in east Afghanistan

Taliban militants, in their latest offensive against government facilities, launched a massive attack involving hundreds of fighters on security check points in Charkh district Tuesday, an official said.

Three Indians abducted by Afghan Taliban rescued: Report

Three Indian engineers, abducted by the Taliban, have been rescued in a special military operation in eastern Logar province while they were being taken to Pakistan, Afghanistan`s intelligence agency announced on Saturday.

Taliban attack Afghan election HQ in Kabul

Taliban insurgents attacked the Afghan election commission`s heavily-fortified headquarters in Kabul on Saturday, one week ahead of voting and after a series of bloody militant assaults in the city.

Hamid Karzai orders US forces out of two Afghanistan provinces

Accusing US special forces of fuelling "insecurity and instability", Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai on Sunday demanded their removal from Wardak and Logar provinces within two weeks.