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Afghanistan's HPC blames Pakistan for failure of Taliban peace talks

Afghanistan's High Peace Council (HPC) has slammed Pakistan for its controversial role in the Afghan peace process, saying Islamabad has been the key obstruction in the way of purposeful peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban militant group.

Twin blasts target Afghan parliament in Kabul, over 50 feared killed, several wounded

Twin blasts target Afghan parliament in Kabul, over 50 feared killed, several wounded

Two bomb blasts targeting parliament offices rocked the city of Kabul on Tuesday in the PD6 area in Darulaman Road.

Afghanistani cricketer Shapoor Zadran attacked by gunmen in Kabul

Afghanistani cricketer Shapoor Zadran attacked by gunmen in Kabul

No group or individual has come out to claim responsibility of the incident.

Militants kill eight coal mine workers from Hazara minority in Afghanistan

Eight coal mine workers in Tala wa Barfak district in Baghlan have been shot dead by a group of fighters affiliated to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS).

Gunmen kill eight Hazara miners in Afghanistan's Baghlan

Gunmen kill eight Hazara miners in Afghanistan's Baghlan

Unidentified gunmen killed eight members of Afghanistan's Hazara minority who were working as miners in the northern province of Baghlan, a local government official said.

One killed in explosion near Shia mosque in Kabul

 At least one persons was killed and four others were injured as an explosion ripped through a busy road in Afghanistan capital Kabul on Wednesday, the police said.

Explosion in Afghan capital targets MP's convoy, several injured

Explosion in Afghan capital targets MP's convoy, several injured

A bomb attack targeted a member of Afghanistan`s parliament in the capital, Kabul on Wednesday wounding him and several other people, officials said.

Two civilians killed in bomb blast in Afghan's Laghman province

An Afghan official says that at least two Afghan civilians were killed by a roadside bomb in eastern Laghman province.

Eight killed after Taliban storm Afghan MP Mir Wali`s house

The Taliban in a statement said their suicide bombers raided the house to disrupt an "important gathering of officials".

Taliban attack home of Afghan lawmaker in capital, killing 8

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani condemned the attack.

More US help for Afghanistan if needed, says Kabul

More US help for Afghanistan if needed, says Kabul

"President elect Trump emphasised that the US will continue to remain with the government and people of Afghanistan during his term," the statement said.

Explosions reported in diplomatic zone of Afghanistan's Kabul; Indian embassy safe

Explosions reported in diplomatic zone of Afghanistan's Kabul; Indian embassy safe

Two explosions were heard in the diplomatic zone of Kabul in Afghanistan on Wednesday, media report said.

Suicide bomber attacks vehicle in Kabul, killing four

A suicide bomber on a motorbike killed at least four people and wounded several in an attack on a vehicle carrying national security officials in Kabul on Wednesday, a security official at the scene in the Afghan capital told Reuters.

Afghan parliament dismisses another minister

The Afghan Wolesi Jirga or Lower House of parliament dismissed another minister on Tuesday for failure to spend the development budget, bringing the number of disqualified ministers to seven since launching the process on Saturday.

Blast at Afghanistan`s Mazar-e-Sharif city kills four, 110 injured; Taliban claims responsibility

Blast at Afghanistan`s Mazar-e-Sharif city kills four, 110 injured; Taliban claims responsibility

Kabul, Nov 11 (IANS) At least four people were killed and over 110 injured when the German consulate in Afghanistan's Mazar-i-Sharif was targeted by a suicide truck bomb and a subsequent attack by Taliban militants, officials said on Friday.

Kabul welcomes back National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

Kabul welcomes back National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

The image became a symbol of Afghanistan`s suffering during the 1980s Soviet occupation and U.S.-backed mujahadeen insurgency against it.

Two US military personnel killed in northern Afghanistan

Two US service members were killed on Thursday while assisting Afghan security forces in operations against the Taliban around the northern city of Kunduz, a US military statement said.

ISIS militants kill 30 civilians in central Afghanistan: Official

Militants linked to the Islamic State group killed at least 30 civilians in the central Afghan province of Ghor, the local government said Wednesday.

32 militants killed, Taliban offensive foiled in Afghanistan

 At least 32 militants were killed as Afghan forces thwarted Taliban offensive to capture Faizabad district in Jauzjan province, an official said on Monday.

Taliban militants ambush convoy of Afghanistan's vice-president

The Taliban militants ambushed the convoy of Afghanistan`s First Vice President General Abdul Rashid Dostum in the northern Faryab province as he is leading a counter-terrorism operation against the group in the region.