Zabiullah Mujahid

ISIS captures Tora Bora from Taliban, once Osama Bin Laden's stronghold in Afghanistan

ISIS captures Tora Bora from Taliban, once Osama Bin Laden's stronghold in Afghanistan

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) said its fighters had captured Osama bin Laden's infamous Tora Bora mountain hideout in eastern Afghanistan, but the Taliban on Thursday dismissed the claim, saying they were still in control of the cave complex that once housed the former al Qaeda leader.

Jun 15, 2017, 21:49 PM IST

Insurgents attack military side of Afghan airport

Insurgents attacked the military side of Kabul`s international airport, which houses NATO headquarters, and explosions and gunfire were occurring.

Jun 10, 2013, 10:37 AM IST

Taliban vow to keep targeting govt officials

A Taliban spokesman says the group will keep targeting government employees and other Afghans with links to the US-led coalition despite a warning from the United Nations that such killings may violate international law.

Feb 21, 2013, 18:45 PM IST

Prince Harry has `mental problems`: Taliban

The Taliban believes Prince Harry has developed "mental problems" during his four-month tour of duty in Afghanistan.

Jan 23, 2013, 15:29 PM IST

Taliban shot dead Afghan governor; 18 killed

An Afghan governor and at least 17 Taliban militants were killed in violence, authorities said on Sunday.

Jul 29, 2012, 14:04 PM IST

Taliban fume over massacre, attack Afghan govt team

The Taliban had earlier threatened reprisals for the shooting, which came weeks after deadly riots over Quran burning.

Mar 13, 2012, 14:38 PM IST

Taliban announce death of ex-defense minister

The Taliban say their defense minister who was in office when the Islamist regime ruled Afghanistan in the 1990s died last year in a Pakistani jail.

Feb 13, 2012, 16:15 PM IST

Taliban spokesman arrested in Afghanistan

The government is confident that the man police arrested in Sar Hawza district of Paktika province is Zabiullah Mujahid.

Nov 14, 2011, 19:05 PM IST