Kabul

Blast targets university students in Ghazni, 8 wounded

Baz Mohammad Hemat, head of Ghazni`s provincial hospital confirmed to Tolo News that the eight girls were immediately shifted to a hospital for treatment.

Oct 08, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

30 civilians killed, 45 injured in air strike in eastern Afghanistan

Sohrab Qaderi, a provincial council member in eastern Nangarhar province said a drone strike killed 30 workers in a pine nut field and at least 40 others were injured.

Sep 19, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

Suicide bomber, gunmen attack govt building in Afghanistan, nine injured

The attackers detonated explosives outside the building, used for the distribution of electronic identity cards, in the city of Jalalabad in eastern Nangarhar province.

Sep 18, 2019, 15:51 PM IST

30 Taliban militants killed in Afghan airstrike

Three hijacked military vehicles were also destroyed in the strike, the official said.

Sep 11, 2019, 17:05 PM IST

Explosion occurs in Kabul near US embassy

No group has claimed the responsibility of the attack. But it has come just a day after the Taliban pledged to retaliate after US President Donald Trump ended the peace talks abruptly.

Sep 11, 2019, 08:02 AM IST

Three wounded in IED blast in Afghanistan's Kabul

At least three people were injured in a magnetic improvised explosive device (IED) blast in Shaheed Square here on Monday.

Sep 09, 2019, 20:45 PM IST

Suicide bomber kills at least 63, injures 182 at a wedding in Kabul

Dozens of people were inside the wedding hall when the explosion occurred near the stage of the two-story building.

Aug 18, 2019, 06:54 AM IST

Nearly 100 injured in Kabul car bomb attack, Taliban claim responsibility

The bomb went off when a vehicle was stopped at a checkpoint outside the station, said interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi.

Aug 07, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

Afghan VP candidate injured as Kabul blast kills two, wounds 25

A powerful explosion hit central Kabul on Sunday, wounding Afghan President Ashraf Ghani`s running mate on the first day of official campaigning for a presidential election and killing at least two others, officials said.

Jul 29, 2019, 00:08 AM IST

Explosion during Kabul rush hour wounds six

The blast occurred on a road near the private Ghalib University and Shahid Square, a four-way intersection, interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said.

Jul 28, 2019, 19:13 PM IST

Serial blasts in Kabul kill at least 12, injure dozens

Three bombs rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul on Thursday, with one hitting a bus carrying government employees, killing a total of at least 12 people, officials said.

Jul 25, 2019, 13:27 PM IST

5.5 magnitude earthquake rocks Hindu Kush area in Afghanistan

An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale rocked Afghanistan's Kabul on Thursday.

Jul 04, 2019, 11:50 AM IST

Blast in Afghanistan's Kabul rocks area around Defence Ministry

A large blast rocked the diplomatic district of Kabul on Monday, sending a plume of black smoke over the Afghan capital, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

Jul 01, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

Afghanistan: 5 killed as bomb blasts govt employee bus in Kabul

A magnetic bomb blew up a bus carrying government employees in the Afghan capital on Monday, killing at least five people and wounding 10 in a ball of flame, officials said.

Jun 03, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

Pakistan may prefer weak Afghanistan over a strong and unified state: US report

US report asserted that Islamabad may anticipate that improved relations with Kabul could limit India's influence in the region.

Sep 20, 2018, 09:34 AM IST

Afghanistan: At least 7 killed in blast near Kabul procession

Police said the suicide attack came hours after another suspected suicide bomber was shot by police in Kabul before he could detonate his device.

Sep 10, 2018, 00:42 AM IST

Afghanistan forces kill insurgents after mortars hit Kabul

President Ghani acknowledged the explosions that were heard during his speech and described the perpetrators as enemies of Afghanistan, Islam and peace.

Aug 22, 2018, 00:15 AM IST

Several rockets trigger blasts in Afghan capital Kabul

Several explosions were heard in the diplomatic district of the Afghan capital Kabul on Tuesday, but there was no immediate information on casualties, Reuters witnesses and a security official said.

Aug 21, 2018, 13:09 PM IST

Government condemns killing of Indian national, two others in Kabul; MEA to bring mortal remains home

The three men, including the Indian national, were working for an international company in Kabul.

Aug 02, 2018, 19:02 PM IST