Turkmenistan has cut off power supply to Afghanistan’s border provinces, Da Afghanistan Breshna Shirkat (DABS) announced on Monday.
A senior Taliban leader who was in charge of the suicide attacks has been killed in an airstrike in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan.
Two other insurgents, including a Pakistani national, were also arrested during the operation by Afghan security forces.
Atta Noor warns civil servants of Balkh province against referring administrative affairs, which are the prerogative of the governor, to someone else. Thumbnail
Afghan Air Force has carried out 1,900 strikes targeting insurgents over the last nine months, officials said Sunday.
A key commander of the Taliban militant group was arrested today in Sheberghan, the Capital City of Jawzjan province, the local officials reported.
The Afghan government has approved two new major electricity projects to be implemented jointly by private and public sectors and having a total value of $113 million.
The blast targeted funeral ceremony for a former Haska Mina district governor in Farmi Adda area, Lal Muhammad Durrani, deputy head of provincial council, who attended the event said.
The Taliban militants have executed a lecturer and a student, days after kidnapping them in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.
A number of agreements were signed earlier this month by the presidents of the two countries including transit accords.
The Afghan security forces have foiled a plot by the anti-government armed militant groups to carry out a deadly suicide attack in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar province.
Donors pledged to fund up to 90 per cent of the US$28.4 million voter registration budget, in addition to pledging ongoing assistance to the Independent Election Commission (IEC) and the Electoral Complaints Commission (ECC).
At least 11 people wounded as a police pick-up hit a roadside bomb in the capital of northern Balkh province on Saturday evening, officials said.
About few days back, President Ashraf Ghani accepted Noor’s resignation and announced Eng. Dawood his replacement as Balkh Governor. However, Dawood has not been formally introduced to the slot.
Hekmatyar has been lobbying and bargaining for the release of twenty plus Islamic State suspects who are in the custody of Afghan government, said Amrullah Saleh, a former Spy Chief of Afghanistan.
The Pakistani military claims that an Afghan national who was acting as the facilitator of the Afghan intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS), has been arrested during an operation.
A total of 75 female Afghan officers successfully completed Friday a military training in Turkey.
Families of Kabul attack victims once again called on government to ensure the safety of the people and prevent deadly attacks against civilians.
Sayyaf condemned Daesh attack on Tabyan Cultural Center in Kabul and said the insurgents were trying to show a grim picture of Islam to the world.
Dozens of people, including few media representatives and a number of civilians among them, were wounded in the assault on Tebyan Centre, which also houses the Afghan Voice news agency.