During a road accident in Afghanistan three persons including a child lost their lives and four others including two women sustained injuries as their car plunged into a ravine outside Badakhshan province.
Local officials in Takhar have announced the launch of a book exhibition on the occasion of World Book Week. In this exhibition, which will lasts for three days, more than 10,000 volumes of books with different titles have been exhibited.
Eight militants were killed and six others injured after the fighting planes bombarded a base of Taliban outfit in Wardoj district of the northern Badakhshan province on Friday, a member of provincial council, Abdullah Naji Nazari said Saturday.
The Taliban overran a remote district in the northern province of Badakhshan today after seizing a lapis lazuli mine there last week. Security in Badakhshan has gradually worsened over the past five years since the Afghan military and police took full control of security in the province. Al Qaeda and other foreign terrorist groups have a significant ...