31 killed in massive Taliban attack in Afghanistan

A massive attack, including suicide bombings, launched Wednesday by Taliban militants against the police headquarters and provincial governor`s office in Kandahar city, the capital of Afghanistan`s Kandahar province, left 31 people dead, Abdul Raziq, a provincial police official, said.

Karachi airport hit by another Taliban attack, terrorists flee

The Airport Security Force (ASF) Academy`s camp near the Karachi international airport came under attack from heavily-armed Taliban gunmen Tuesday within a day of a terror siege that ended in a toll of 30, media reports said.

Taliban attacks in Afghanistan kill 10 policemen

Taliban fighters have struck in two Afghan provinces, targeting the country`s police forces and leaving at least 10 policemen dead, officials said today.

Pak Taliban warns of attacks on govt targets

On the eve of a fresh round of peace talks with the government, the Pakistani Taliban has warned that they could attack state installations as the ceasefire was no longer in place.

Air India plane to Kabul diverted back to New Delhi

An Air India plane to Kabul was on Saturday diverted back to Delhi after Afghanistan`s main airport was closed because of possible dangers to aircraft in the wake of a Taliban attack on the country`s Election Commission headquarters nearby.

US condemns Taliban attack on hotel in Afghanistan

The US has condemned the Taliban attack in Afghanistan`s capital Kabul that left nine people dead, including an Afghan journalist, his wife and two children.

Five killed in Kabul Taliban attack

Five people were killed in a car bomb attack on a district police station and ensuing gunfight between Taliban militants and policemen in a suburban area of Afghanistan`s capital Kabul Friday morning, police said.

Pakistani Taliban offer peace talks

Pakistani Taliban Sunday gave their nod for peace talks with the government shortly after their suicide bomber killed 22 soldiers and injured 30 others in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

NATO soldier killed in Taliban attack

A soldier of the NATO-led coalition was killed early Monday in a Taliban attack in eastern Afghanistan, the coalition forces confirmed in a statement.

Taliban attack at Camp Bastion could have been foreseen: US

A group of 15 Taliban fighters used wire cutters to cut through a chain link fence on Bastion`s perimeter and walked onto the base undetected.

Taliban attack Polish base in Afghanistan, seven killed

Seven people were killed in an attack claimed by the Taliban on a base operated by Polish and Afghan forces in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, officials and a a witness said.

Three Indians killed in Afghanistan being brought home

The Indian government is helping repatriate the bodies of three Indians, two from Andhra Pradesh and one from West Bengal, who were killed in a Taliban suicide attack a day ago in Afghanistan, an official said on Wednesday.

Taliban attacks Kabul airport, 7 militants killed

At least seven Taliban militants were killed with Kabul police after they launched an attack on Kabul airport on Monday and laid siege on a building near the airport.

Taliban militant, cop killed in in Afghanistan

Taliban militants raided the headquarters and police department in Dilaram district of Nimroz province Saturday, leaving two people dead, including an attacker, and injuring four policemen, police said.

Taliban attack kills 13 Afghan police: Officials

Taliban insurgents killed 13 local policemen Friday in an attack on their checkpoint in southeast Afghanistan, officials said.

NATO admits ‘error’ in Taliban attack figures

NATO forces in Afghanistan have admitted that an error led them to mistakenly claim a fall in the number of attacks by the Taliban in 2012.

Malala’s father calls response to Taliban attack ‘turning point’

The global response to the shooting of Malala Yousafzai by the Taliban was a "turning point" for Pak’s fight against militancy, Malala`s father said.

16 Taliban killed in Afghanistan

The militants were killed during security operation launched by the Afghan police and army backed by the NATO-led coalition forces.

Taliban strike destroys 8 fighters jets, US upset

Taliban carried out the most destructive single strike on US and NATO forces in nearly 11 years of war in Afghanistan.

Taliban attack: Prince Harry ‘whisked to safety by bodyguards`

Harry had grabbed a pistol and was ready to fight, but was taken to a fortified safe room on the base.