Kabul attack

ISKP chief Aslam Farooqui, who plotted Kabul Gurudwara attack, arrested with 20 others

Farooqui, a Pakistani national, had taken over as ISKP chief in April 2019. The terror outfit had taken the responsibility of the Kabul Gurudwara attack, that killed at least 27 people, including an Indian Sikh.

Apr 04, 2020, 20:49 PM IST

Family of Indian national killed in Kabul gurudwara attack writes to PM Narendra Modi, seeks help

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on Wednesday expressed his condolences to those killed in the terror attack at a gurdwara in Kabul in Afghanistan.

Mar 26, 2020, 09:43 AM IST

Attack on Kabul Gurudwara leaves 27 Sikhs dead; India condemns incident, suspects ISI role

After the attack, the ISIL claimed that it had killed several people and left over 150 people injured on its website - Amaq.

Mar 25, 2020, 14:52 PM IST

Kabul: Suicidal attack in Gurudwara, No casualty reported

Terrorist attack in the capital of Afghanistan's gurdwara. Some terrorists suddenly entered the gurudwara when people from the Sikh community were praying.No casualty reported

Mar 25, 2020, 11:42 AM IST

India condemns Kabul terror attack which killed at least 32

In a statement issued on Friday, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the international community must unite in the fight against terrorism and hold the perpetrators and sponsors of terrorism to account.

Mar 07, 2020, 07:46 AM IST

Islamic State attacks Kabul gathering, killing at least 32

It is the deadliest attack since the United Nations and Taliban signed a peace deal. A top Afghan political leader, Abdullah Abdullah, was present along with other key political figures and escaped unharmed. Some 81 people were wounded, a government spokesman said, adding that the death toll could rise.

Mar 07, 2020, 06:46 AM IST

23 killed, 33 injured in Kabul attack

The Taliban has denied any involvement in the attack.

Mar 06, 2020, 17:58 PM IST

6 killed in Kabul car bomb blast

The blast occurred outside Marshal Fahim National Defense University when military cadets and university staff were arriving and waiting to enter the compound.

Feb 11, 2020, 11:54 AM IST

Donald Trump calls off US-Taliban peace talks after Kabul attack

A Romanian soldier serving with the NATO-led mission in the country was also killed.

Sep 08, 2019, 07:14 AM IST

Attack on Shiite Muslim gathering in Afghan capital kills at least one

At least one person was killed and 16 wounded, said Wahidullah Mayar, a spokesman for the public health ministry.

Mar 07, 2019, 15:51 PM IST

MEA condemns Kabul attack, says efforts on to repatriate body of Indian killed

The Afghan Taliban on Tuesday claimed the responsibility for a truck bomb attack in Kabul.

Jan 15, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

At least 43 killed after terrorists attack government building in Kabul

While at least two of the terrorists have been gunned down, there is no word yet on how many of them are still inside.

Dec 25, 2018, 09:36 AM IST

At least 48 killed, 67 injured in suicide attack on Kabul school

Reports say there were about 100 students in the classroom at the time of the attack. It has been estimated that the average age of the students was about 18.

Aug 15, 2018, 18:48 PM IST

Twin suicide attack in Afghanistan kills at least 58; IS, Taliban claim responsibility

Islamic State and Taliban have claimed responsibility for the twin suicide attack in Afghanistan.

Apr 22, 2018, 22:41 PM IST

Attack on military academy in Kabul: 4 terrorists killed, 1 arrested; 5 soldiers dead, 10 injured

The attack is part of a period of increased violence across eastern Afghanistan.

Jan 29, 2018, 08:11 AM IST

Kabul hotel attack killed 40 people, says official

At least 40 people were killed in the attack on Kabul`s luxury Intercontinental Hotel at the weekend, official figures showed Thursday — almost double the earlier toll released by Afghan authorities. 

Jan 25, 2018, 13:27 PM IST

Kabul Intercontinental Hotel attack: 13-hour-long seize ends as all terrorists eliminated

Members of Special Afghan Security Forces on Sunday eliminated all four terrorists who stormed the upscale Intercontinental Hotel here late on Saturday and took hundreds of foreign guests and staff hostage for several hours.

Jan 21, 2018, 14:33 PM IST

Gunmen attack Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel

A group of three or four gunmen attacked the Intercontinental Hotel in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday.

Jan 20, 2018, 23:34 PM IST

Two killed in IS-claimed attack on Iraq embassy in Kabul

In April, the US military in Afghanistan dropped the so-called Mother Of All Bombs (MOAB) to target IS hideouts in a complex of tunnels and bunkers in eastern Nangarhar province, killing over 90 militants. 

Aug 01, 2017, 16:58 PM IST