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Indian consulate attack

Suicide bomb attack, gunbattle near Indian Consulate in Afghanistan kills seven security personnel

The suicide bomber blew himself up outside the Pakistani consulate and the bombing was followed by gunfire from unidentified terrorists.

Jan 13, 2016, 11:44 AM IST

Pak army officers involved in attack on Indian mission in Mazar-e-Sharif: Afghan police

Sayed Kamal Sadat, police chief of Afghanistan's northern Balkh province, said the attackers, “officers from across the border, were well-trained military men who fought Afghan security forces in the 25-hour siege”, Tolo News reported.

Jan 12, 2016, 20:29 PM IST

Gunfight outside Indian Consulate in Mazar-e-Sharif ends; PM Modi thanks Afghan prez for safety of diplomatic mission

Sunday's attack comes as Indian security forces were trying to suppress an assault on an Air Force base in Pathankot in Punjab.

Jan 04, 2016, 20:41 PM IST

WATCH: Afghan forces chopper-dropped at encounter site in Mazar-i-Sharif

Latest reports say that there are three more terrorists hold-up in an adjacent building. 

Jan 04, 2016, 19:20 PM IST

PM Modi thanks Afghan prez for safety of Indian consulate, personnel

In his telephonic conversation, the Afghan president has also condemned the terrorist attack on the Indian Air Force base in Pathankot in Punjab. 

Jan 04, 2016, 18:33 PM IST

Indian consulate, air base attacked after outreach to Pakistan

Explosions and gunfire rang out Sunday as militants attempted to storm the Indian diplomatic mission in the Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif, a day after a deadly raid on an Indian air base near the Pakistan border.

Jan 04, 2016, 01:59 AM IST

Lashkar-e-Toiba behind attack on Indian consulate in Herat: Hamid Karzai

Terrorist group Lashkar-e-Toiba is behind the attack on the Indian Consulate in Herat, Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai said on Monday.

May 27, 2014, 00:11 AM IST

Herat consulate attack aimed at scuttling Nawaz Sharif`s India visit?

Reports suggested on Saturday that the attack on the Indian consulate in Herat, in western Afghanistan, may be linked to the Indian PM-designate Narendra Modi`s invitation to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to attend his swearing-in.

May 24, 2014, 03:47 AM IST