Kim Jong Un's rocket stars: The trio behind North Korea's missile programme

The big potato in that trio of people is Ri Pyong Chol," said Michael Madden.

May 26, 2017, 10:30 AM IST

US drone attack kills senior IS leader

A senior leader of Islamic State (IS) militant group and former Pakistani Taliban spokesman was among 24 terrorists killed on Thursday in a US drone attack in Afghanistan along its border with Pakistan.

Jul 09, 2015, 17:11 PM IST

Taliban attack Afghan intelligence office, three killed

Taliban militants on Saturday attacked an Afghan intelligence service office in the eastern city of Jalalabad, killing at least three people in a bomb and gun assault, officials said.

Aug 30, 2014, 13:08 PM IST

Three Indians abducted by Afghan Taliban rescued: Report

Three Indian engineers, abducted by the Taliban, have been rescued in a special military operation in eastern Logar province while they were being taken to Pakistan, Afghanistan`s intelligence agency announced on Saturday.

Aug 16, 2014, 19:29 PM IST

Three killed, six injured in Afghanistan blasts

Three people were killed and six others wounded in two blasts in Afghanistan Sunday, authorities said.

May 04, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

Karzai nominates new Afghan Cabinet members

An Afghan government spokesman says President Hamid Karzai has officially nominated four people to Cabinet positions proposed last week.

Sep 03, 2012, 08:53 AM IST

Karzai moves to replace Afghan security chiefs

Karzai administration struggles to build an Army and police force in the face of a resurgent Taliban.

Aug 30, 2012, 13:35 PM IST

Murdoch to "hit back hard" on piracy allegations

The BBC`s Panorama documentary alleged that NDS hired a consultant to post the encryption codes of ITV Digital on his website.

Mar 29, 2012, 13:34 PM IST

US sent detainees to banned Afghan prisons: Report

A report released on Saturday by two rights groups says the US sent some detainees to Afghan prisons were tortured.

Mar 18, 2012, 10:20 AM IST