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Nearly 30 dead, wounded as explosion targets police vehicle in Pakistan
18 Oct 2017 13:31

Nearly 30 dead, wounded as explosion targets police vehicle in Pakistan

Nearly thirty people including policemen were killed or wounded in an explosion in Quetta city, the provincial capital of Balochistan province of Pakistan.

 
Commander among 35 killed in drone strikes on militants in Paktia
18 Oct 2017 12:06

Commander among 35 killed in drone strikes on militants in Paktia

As many as 35 Taliban militants were killed in U.S. drone strikes in Afghanistan's eastern province of Paktia on Tuesday, officials said.

 
Civilian Killed in Kabul Grenade Attack
18 Oct 2017 10:01

Civilian Killed in Kabul Grenade Attack

One civilian was killed and three policemen were wounded in a grenade attack on a police check post in Kabul city on Tuesday night.

 
Breast cancer kills more than 1,000 women in Afghanistan each year
18 Oct 2017 09:57

Breast cancer kills more than 1,000 women in Afghanistan each year

More than 1,000 women die annually in Afghanistan due to breast cancer, officials said Tuesday.

 
SDF captures Syria
17 Oct 2017 16:05

SDF captures Syria's Raqqa city from ISIL

The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab forces backed by the United States, have announced the capture of Raqqa after a four-month operation to drive out ISIL.

 
Paktia Chief of Police Killed in Insurgents’ attack
17 Oct 2017 12:52

Paktia Chief of Police Killed in Insurgents’ attack

The Paktia chief of Police, Toryalay Abdeyani was killed following two huge explosions occurred in front of Paktia police headquarter and the armed insurgents’ attack, the local officials said.

 
Deadly US airstrikes target Haqqani network compound in Pakistan’s Kurram Agency
17 Oct 2017 11:28

Deadly US airstrikes target Haqqani network compound in Pakistan’s Kurram Agency

A series of deadly airstrikes targeted a compound of the Haqqani terrorist network in the Kurram Agency located in the tribal regions of Pakistan close to Durand Line with Afghanistan.

 
President Ghani receives Indian National Security Advisor
17 Oct 2017 11:01

President Ghani receives Indian National Security Advisor

The President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani received Indian National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and his delegation Monday morning, Presidential Palace.

 
Two Car Bombs Rock Gardez City in Paktia Province
17 Oct 2017 10:15

Two Car Bombs Rock Gardez City in Paktia Province

Paktia provincial officials confirmed two car bombs were detonated close to the police headquarters and clashes are ongoing.

 
Another deadly car bombing plot foiled in Kabul city
17 Oct 2017 09:32

Another deadly car bombing plot foiled in Kabul city

The Afghan security forces have foiled another deadly car bombing plot in Kabul city, a day after the security forces discovered a mini-truck packed with explosives from the city.

 
Russia Funding Taliban in War Against NATO Troops
16 Oct 2017 16:11

Russia Funding Taliban in War Against NATO Troops

The British newspaper The Times has reported that Taliban confirmed to them that Russia is funding the Taliban in Afghanistan.

 
TAPI Gas Pipeline Expected To Reach Afghan Border By January
16 Oct 2017 15:31

TAPI Gas Pipeline Expected To Reach Afghan Border By January

The ministry of mines said that once the pipeline reaches the border work will start to evaluate and clear areas where the pipeline will be constructed.

 
Ashraf Ghani: Afghan president has
16 Oct 2017 11:53

Ashraf Ghani: Afghan president has 'worst job on Earth'

President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan makes no bones about the challenges facing his country when we sit down for an exclusive BBC interview in his palace in Kabul.

 
Afghanistan win South Asian zurkhaneh sport championship
16 Oct 2017 10:56

Afghanistan win South Asian zurkhaneh sport championship

Afghanistan have won the first South Asian Zurkhaneh Sport and Koshti Pahlevani Championship held in Nepal.

 
Boat Carrying Rohingya Muslims Capsizes, Drowning Six Children
16 Oct 2017 10:50

Boat Carrying Rohingya Muslims Capsizes, Drowning Six Children

An overcrowded boat carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar capsized Monday in the Bay of Bengal near a Bangladeshi fishing village, killing 12 people, including six children, police said.

 
Key Taliban Member Arrested In Samangan
16 Oct 2017 10:38

Key Taliban Member Arrested In Samangan

Samangan security officials said the Taliban member was captured during a security forces operation on Sunday night.

 
900 Tons Of Fresh Fruit Air Freighted To India: ACCI
16 Oct 2017 09:30

900 Tons Of Fresh Fruit Air Freighted To India: ACCI

The ACCI said that after the launch of the new air corridor to India, already an additional 900 tons of fruit has been exported so far this year.

 
Afghanistan rejects Pak military’s allegations against CIA, MI6, RAW for support ISIS
15 Oct 2017 15:15

Afghanistan rejects Pak military’s allegations against CIA, MI6, RAW for support ISIS

The Ministry of Defense of Afghanistan rejected the allegations by certain Pakistani military officials regarding the alleged support by CIA, MI6, and RAW to ISIS terrorist group in Afghanistan.

 
Clash among ISIS and Afghan forces leaves 12 dead, wounded in Kunar
15 Oct 2017 11:54

Clash among ISIS and Afghan forces leaves 12 dead, wounded in Kunar

At least twelve people were killed or wounded during a clash between the Afghan security forces and the ISIS militants in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan.

 
Couple shot dead over illicit sexual relations in North of Afghanistan
15 Oct 2017 11:47

Couple shot dead over illicit sexual relations in North of Afghanistan

A couple was shot dead by unknown armed men over alleged illicit sexual relations in northern Jawzjan province of Afghanistan.