Mosque blast kills 12 in eastern Afghanistan

Authorities in eastern Afghanistan say explosives transported by suspected Taliban militants accidentally detonated while they were stopped at a mosque, killing 12 people.

Suicide bombers, gunmen attack Kabul

Suicide bombers and gunmen launched attacks on several targets, including a police station, in Afghanistan capital Kabul on Friday evening, leaving casualties, a police source said.

Nine killed, 55 injured in Afghan attacks

At least nine people were killed and over 55 injured Friday evening when two blasts rocked Afghanistan`s Kandahar city, a government official said.

Afghan diplomat among 8 killed in suicide blast in Peshawar

An Afghan diplomat was among the eight people killed in Monday morning`s suicide blast in Pakistan`s northwest city of Peshawar, reported local media Dunya.

Three killed in Afghanistan blast

A bomb fixed in a motor tricycle was detonated at around 7.45 p.m. when a police vehicle was passing by in the 14 sub-district of Kandahar city.

Afghan blast kills three New Zealand soldiers

Three New Zealand soldiers, including a woman medic, were killed in a bomb attack in Afghanistan.

Two NATO soldiers killed in Afghanistan blast

At least two NATO-led coalition soldiers were killed in a blast in Afghanistan on Sunday, the military alliance said in a statement.

Afghanistan: Car bomb kills nine in Kandahar

A car bomb exploded just outside the police headquarters of a southern Afghanistan city, killing at least nine people.

Karzai scraps UK visit after bombings kill 59

Afghan Prez Hamid Karzai has
cancelled a visit to Britain to fly home after at least 59 people were killed in twin attacks on Shiite shrines.

Bomb in southern Afghanistan kills 3 civilians

Civilian deaths have increased greatly in Afghanistan in recent years, largely because of insurgent bomb attacks.

Suicide attack in Kabul, 9 Indians among 17 dead

Taliban suicide bombers attacked in the heart of Kabul leaving at least 17 dead, including nine Indians.

Four US troops, 1 British soldier dead in Afghan blast

NATO said on Monday that four US service members have been killed in a roadside bomb explosion in southern Afghanistan.

Suicide attack kills 10 in Afghanistan

A suicide bomber killed 10 civilians in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, the second attack on the same day that President Hamid Karzai was sworn into office, police said.

4 Americans killed in Afghanistan blast

A UN-backed panel has completed most of its probe into whether the level of fraud in Afghan Prez poll will require a runoff, a spokeswoman said.

Kabul blast `heinous act`: Karzai

Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Thursday strongly condemned the bomb blast outside the Indian embassy here, saying it was "heinous act of terror" planned to kill innocent civilians.

British soldier killed in Afghanistan blast

A British soldier was killed in a bomb attack in southern Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defence said.

36 killed in Afghan blast caused by 5 car bombs

Five car bombs that detonated simultaneously rocked Afghanistan`s largest southern city Tuesday, destroying a construction company office and damaging dozens of nearby buildings, officials said. At least 36 people died in the blast and 64 were wounded.

Roadside bomb kills 21 Afghan civilians: Officials

A roadside bomb hit civilians riding a tractor to a wedding in southern Afghanistan, killing at least 20 people, officials said on Thursday.