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Afghanistan blast

Double blast kills three people, injures 20 in Afghanistan

Eight security forces were among the casualties, said Ataullah Khogyani, spokesman for the Nangarhar provincial government. 

Apr 06, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

Suicide blast at Afghanistan mosque kills at least 26 gathered to pray

One security official said the victims had gathered for Friday prayers at the mosque in the Ismail Khel district of Khost province.

Nov 23, 2018, 17:31 PM IST

Afghanistan: At least 40 killed, over 60 injured in blast at wedding hall in Kabul

At least 40 people were killed in an explosion at a wedding hall in the Afghan capital Kabul on Tuesday, said two government officials.

Nov 20, 2018, 20:05 PM IST

Blast targets Sikh community in Afghanistan, at least 20 killed

The blast, hours after President Ashraf Ghani had opened a hospital in Jalalabad, damaged shops and buildings around Mukhaberat square in the city.

Jul 01, 2018, 23:00 PM IST

At least four dead as blasts, gunfire rock Jalalabad in Afghanistan

There were two explosions near the city's directorate of finance, Nangarhar provincial governor's spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told AFP.

May 13, 2018, 15:03 PM IST

Kabul ambulance blast toll crosses 100

Afghanistan on Sunday declared a day of national mourning as the toll for those killed by a huge bomb hidden in an ambulance in Kabul topped 100 people.

Jan 28, 2018, 17:53 PM IST

Deadly Kabul blast leaves 95 dead, 158 wounded; Taliban claims responsibility

The Taliban has claimed responsibility for Saturday's deadly blast in Kabul which left over 95 people dead and at least 158 injured.

Jan 27, 2018, 19:39 PM IST

Lots of dead and wounded, smoke in the sky: Witnesses recall Kabul attack which killed over 90

 The overwhelmed medical staff were seen struggling to treat bloodied men, women and children who were lying in corridors.

Jan 27, 2018, 16:45 PM IST

Ambulance packed with explosives blows up in Kabul, at least 40 killed, 140 injured

The blast took place in an area near foreign embassies and government buildings.

Jan 27, 2018, 14:20 PM IST

12 killed, 14 injured in blast at funeral ceremony in Afghanistan

A suicide attacker blew himself up at a funeral in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least twelve people and wounding 14 others, Afghan media reported.

Dec 31, 2017, 16:29 PM IST

Blast in Afghan's Kabul close to intelligence agency

An explosion hit an area of Kabul close to a compound of Afghanistan`s national intelligence agency on Monday and casualties were likely, security officials said.

Dec 25, 2017, 09:27 AM IST

Kabul blast: All Indians are safe, says Sushma Swaraj

 A suicide bomber in the Afghan capital Kabul killed many on Tuesday.

Oct 31, 2017, 20:17 PM IST

Kabul car bomb blast: All that we know so far; check first visuals of massive explosion

At least 45 were killed or wounded following a powerful car bomb explosion in the Afghan capital on Wednesday. The death toll is unclear at the moment but the spokesman for the Afghanistan Ministry of Public Health claimed that there could be many casualties.

May 31, 2017, 11:05 AM IST

Eleven killed, 12 injured by blast in Afghanistan's Faryab province

At least 11 civilians have been killed and 12 others injured in an explosion in Afghanistan`s northern Faryab province.

Nov 05, 2016, 17:47 PM IST

Blast in Afghanistan's Jalalabad; Indian consulate 'not target'

An explosion took place on Tuesday 400 metres away from the Indian Consulate in Afghanistan's Jalalabad city, two days after the country's mission was attacked by terrorists in Mazar-e-Sharif. 

Jan 05, 2016, 13:13 PM IST

Playground suicide attack kills 10 in Afghanistan

 At least 10 people were killed and 35 others wounded on Sunday when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a volleyball playground in Afghanistan`s eastern province of Paktika, an official said.

Sep 27, 2015, 22:24 PM IST

Police officer killed in Afghanistan blast

 A senior police officer was killed and two others were injured when a mine struck their vehicle in southern Afghanistan Monday, Ghulam Jilani Farahi, deputy to the provincial police chief, said.

Jan 12, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

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.

May 25, 2013, 14:43 PM IST

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.

May 24, 2013, 18:30 PM IST