At least five militants and two Afghan security officials were killed on Saturday when militants attacked a border post on the Pak-Afghan border in Pakistan's restive northwest tribal region.
Russia Saturday accused the European Union (EU) of curtailing bilateral cooperation over international and regional security issues by imposing new sanction measures against it.
Gunmen in southwest Pakistan shot dead two Shiite Muslims who had emigrated from neighbouring Afghanistan almost a decade ago to escape violence there, police said today.
The Obama administration only finalised the exchange of the last remaining US prisoner of war in Afghanistan for five Taliban detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, a day before the June 1 swap, a top Democratic lawmaker said today.
Banerjee, 49, was dragged out of her home and shot dead by suspected Taliban gunmen in Sharan city of Paktika on Sep 5.
President Hamid Karzai has condemned the killing of 12 Afghan civilians including five aid workers in two separate attacks as he concluded talks in Pakistan aimed at fostering peace.
In another attempt to create its terror on foreign troops and government forces in Afganistan, reports suggest that Taliban has started to exploit children to pose as suicide bombers.
Russia’s security services have shut down a terrorist group which has been active in Afghanistan against NATO coalition forces.
Political, security and economic transition in Afghanistan besides specific cooperation projects were in focus during Tuesday`s trilateral meeting of India, US and Afghanistan.
The ICC President Sharad Pawar has thanked the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) for hosting a "fantastic" ICC World T20 Qualifier UAE 2012.
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq on Saturday praised the Afghan team`s fighting spirit despite their loss in a one-day international to his side, saying they could give other teams a tough time.
US President Barack Obama was likely to announce the drawdown of American troops from Afghanistan on Wednesday, senior administration officials
The Pakistan cricket Board is mulling over the possibility of allowing a team from Afghanistan to take part in its national T20 tournament.
Afghanistan coach, Rashid Latif called on the World cricket community to give the minnow nation more exposure at the international level.
Desperate to show that Pakistan is safe for international teams, PCB has asked the government to provide high security for the visiting Afghanistan side.
Afganistan won the ICC Intercontinental Cup here on Saturday by defeating holders Scotland in the final.
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