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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

4 Policemen killed in Afghanistan

The incident occurred on Thursday night in Sira Sahan area of remote Spin Boldak district, Xinhua news agency reported.

Jun 22, 2018, 13:41 PM IST

Three militants killed in Afghanistan

Several weapons, munitions, and explosives were also destroyed during the airstrike.

Jun 16, 2018, 09:59 AM IST

Series of blasts hits Kabul, casualties feared

A series of blasts hit Afghanistan capital Kabul on Wednesday. However, there is no confirmation yet on the number of casualties in the incident. The explosions were carried out in PD13 and 

May 09, 2018, 13:23 PM IST

India condemns 'cowardly' suicide attacks in Afghanistan, offers help

India on Sunday strongly condemned the cowardly suicide attack in Afghanistan that left at least 58 dead.

Apr 22, 2018, 21:55 PM IST

Suicide attack on Kabul voter registration centre kills 31: Ministry

The assaults underscore growing concerns about security in the lead-up to legislative elections scheduled for October 20, which are seen as a test-run for next year's presidential poll.

Apr 22, 2018, 15:20 PM IST

Elements in Taliban open to peace talks, says US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis in Kabul

Elements of the Taliban are open to talks with the Afghan government, US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday.

Mar 13, 2018, 22:30 PM IST

Taliban kill 18 soldiers in attack on Afghan army base: officials

Taliban militants stormed an Afghan army base in the western province of Farah overnight, killing at least 18 soldiers, officials said today, the latest in a series of attacks in the war-torn country.

Feb 24, 2018, 14:08 PM IST

Afghan political crisis deepens as second governor refuses to resign

A governor in northern Afghanistan has become the second in the region to defy an order by President Ashraf Ghani to step down, deepening a political crisis facing the US-backed government in Kabul.

Feb 19, 2018, 17:06 PM IST

Islamic State group claims attack on Kabul military compound

The Islamic State terror outfit has claimed responsibility for the attack on a military compound in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Jan 29, 2018, 12:07 PM IST

Pakistan Army supplied equipment to attackers: Afghan envoy on Kabul attack

One of the insurgents involved in the attack has been arrested by the security forces, the local media reports quoted the military sources as saying.

Jan 29, 2018, 11:37 AM 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

Over 100 dead in deadly Kabul blast; Taliban claims responsibility

The ambulance blast in Kabul, claimed by the Taliban, is one of the worst to strike Afghanistan's capital in recent years.

Jan 28, 2018, 18:28 PM IST

India condemns Kabul terror attack, calls it 'barbaric and dastardly'

An explosives-packed ambulance blew up in a crowded area of Kabul on Saturday, killing over 90 people.

Jan 27, 2018, 21:15 PM IST