Tag: Afghanistan

Imran Khan orders inquiry into police officer’s murder

Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday ordered an immediate inquiry into the murder of a police officer who…

Afghanistan: 35 security personnel killed in Taliban attack

Farah Province: As many as 35 security personnel were reportedly killed in an attack by Taliban in the western Farah…

Suicide blast near Hazara protests in Kabul kills 6

Kabul: At least six people were killed and 20 others were wounded in a suicide blast here on Monday near…

Gun battle kills a dozen in Afghanistan

Jalalabad: Over a dozen people, mostly security personnel, were killed as armed militants stormed security checkpoints in Burka district of…

Removing foreign powers is the only way to restore peace: Taliban

Moscow: The Taliban has said that the withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan is the only way for maintaining peace…

UAE participates in Geneva conference on Afghanistan

Geneva: A United Arab Emirates (UAE) delegation attended a high-level international conference on Afghanistan in Geneva. The delegation was headed…

World community intensifies efforts to end conflict in Afghanistan

Washington: World community has intensified efforts to end the conflict in Afghanistan. During this week’s US-Pakistan talks in Islamabad, the…

US to send representative to Moscow meeting on Afghanistan

Kabul: The United States Embassy in Moscow will send a representative to a meeting in the city on Afghanistan, State…

Omar tears into Centre for participating in talks with Taliban in Russia

New Delhi: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday tore in to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led…

US envoy to embark on four-nation visit

Washington: Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador, Zalmay Khalilzad will travel to Afghanistan, Pakistan, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar…

India to participate in Russia-led meet on Afghanistan at “non-official level”

New Delhi: India on Thursday confirmed that its participation at the crucial meeting initiated by Russia on the conflict with…

16 Talibans killed in Afghanistan

Kabul: Afghan forces killed 16 Taliban militants and injured 19 others while evicting them from several villages in Dand-e-Ghori area…

NATO chief makes surprise visit to Afghanistan

Kabul: NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg arrived in Afghanistan on Tuesday on a surprise visit for a meeting with President…

Ghani inaugurates China-Afghanistan air corridor

Kabul: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday inaugurated the China-Afghanistan air corridor to boost trade relations between the two neighbouring…

Afghanistan: Utah mayor killed in ‘insider’ attack

Kabul: The mayor of Utah, Brent Taylor, was killed on Saturday in Kabul in what the United States-backed coalition called…

Pakistan: ‘Father of Taliban’ Maulana Samiul Haq killed

Rawalpindi: Former Pakistan senator and Jamiat Ulema Islam-Sami (JUI-S) chief Maulana Samiul Haq was stabbed to death at his residence…

25 killed in Afghan military helicopter crash

Kabul: At least 25 people, including senior government and Army officials, were killed when a military helicopter crashed due to…

Several dead in Kabul suicide attack

Kabul: Several persons were killed and many wounded in a suicide attack near Pul Charkhi prison here in Afghanistan on…

Kabul: 2 dead, 7 injured in suicide bombing outside IEC office

Kabul: At least two people lost their lives, while seven others got wounded on Monday in a suicide bombing incident…

6 killed in Afghan suicide bombing

Kabul: At least six people were killed and 12 injured on Saturday in a Taliban car bomb attack in front…