23 Taliban militants surrender in Afghanistan

 Twenty-three Taliban militants surrendered to the government in Afghanistan`s province of Nangarhar on Tuesday, a senior official said.

Bomb attack on Afghan news agency, two hurt

A bomb exploded at an office of Afghanistan`s main news agency on Thursday, wounding two people and causing damage in the latest attack on the country`s media.

Afghan suicide bombing blamed on Islamic State kills 35
Afghan suicide bombing blamed on Islamic State kills 35

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in Afghanistan Saturday that killed 33 people and wounded more than 100 others, President Ashraf Ghani said, in what appears to be the first major attack by the jihadists in the country.

US drone strike kills nine Pakistani militants in Afghanistan

A US drone strike in eastern Afghanistan has killed nine militants linked to the Pakistani Taliban in an area close to the countries` rugged border, officials said Tuesday.

Eight killed in Afghanistan roof collapse

 At least eight people were killed and two injured on Saturday when the roof of a house collapsed due to heavy rains in Afghanistan`s Nangarhar province.

Bomb attack in eastern Afghanistan kills female politician

A popular female politician in east Afghanistan died in hospital on Monday following a bomb attack on her vehicle last week, Afghan officials said, underscoring the growing dangers for women in the government.

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.

Nine Afghan girls injured in NATO air raid

Nine schoolgirls were injured in
a NATO helicopter attack in Afghanistan`s eastern Nangarhar province, an Afghan official alleged Wednesday.