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Suicide attack on NATO convoy in Kabul...

Suicide attack on NATO convoy in Kabul...

World

Wed, May 3 2017

Public health officials in Kabul said eight civilians were killed and at least 25 wounded, with a number...

US aims to eliminate IS from Afghanistan...

US aims to eliminate IS from Afghanistan...

South Asia

Tue, May 2 2017

IS's Afghan offshoot, Islamic State-Khorasan, IS-K's defeat would be an important victory for the US,...

Afghan Taliban announce start of 'spring...

Afghan Taliban announce start of 'spring...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 28 2017

Afghanistan's Interior Ministry shrugged off the Taliban threats Friday, saying the offensive was not...

India, Afghanistan sheltering Pakistani...

India, Afghanistan sheltering Pakistani...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 26 2017

A senior Afghanistan security official dismissed Ehsan's comments as spin by Pakistan, which is accused...

Afghanistan arrests 35 soldiers after...

Afghanistan arrests 35 soldiers after...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The death toll has been unclear, with Afghan officials, who have been known to minimise casualties in...

AQIS statement confirms top Bangladeshi...

AQIS statement confirms top Bangladeshi...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The Bangladesh-born jihadist, identified as Tariq alias Sohel by al-Qaeda, was killed in a battle in...

UN finds torture widespread in...

UN finds torture widespread in...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 24 2017

The report's authors noted an alarming 14% spike in reports of torture by Afghan National Police, at...

Death toll in Afghan base attack rises...

Death toll in Afghan base attack rises...

Middle East

Sat, Apr 22 2017

One official in the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif, where the attack occurred, said on Saturday at least...

Bangladeshi among militants killed in...

Bangladeshi among militants killed in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 19 2017

The target was caves and hideouts being used by the jihadist group in the Achin district of Nangargar...

Pence to N Korea: Don't test us

Pence to N Korea: Don't test us

World

Tue, Apr 18 2017

After a huge display of missiles in Pyongyang and a failed North Korean missile test during the weekend,...

Nasreen Sattar’s Kabul story

Nasreen Sattar’s Kabul story

Magazine

Mon, Apr 17 2017

Review | My Kabul Story

Death toll from US MOAB rises to

Death toll from US MOAB rises to

South Asia

Sat, Apr 15 2017

Afghan government spokesperson claims there is no report of civilians being killed in the attack

‘Mother of all bombs’ kills 36 militants...

‘Mother of all bombs’ kills 36 militants...

World

Fri, Apr 14 2017

The GBU-43 bomb weighed 9,797kg and was dropped from an MC-130 aircraft in the Achin district of...

US drops 'mother of all bombs' for first...

US drops 'mother of all bombs' for first...

World

Fri, Apr 14 2017

The 21,600 pound GBU-43 bomb, which has 11 tons of explosives, was first tested in 2003

IS-claimed suicide bomb attack kills...

IS-claimed suicide bomb attack kills...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 12 2017

Islamic State was responsible for the explosion, the group said via its Amaq news agency

Afghanistan dangles lithium wealth to...

Afghanistan dangles lithium wealth to...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The mountainous, land-locked nation has huge, largely untouched reserves of copper, iron ore, chromite,...

Pentagon: US strike kills an al-Qaeda...

Pentagon: US strike kills an al-Qaeda...

World

Sun, Mar 26 2017

It said that the al-Qaeda leader, Yasin, was responsible for a 2008 bombing on a hotel in Islamabad,...

Pakistan PM orders reopening of border...

Pakistan PM orders reopening of border...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 20 2017

The two nations are divided by the 'Durand Line', a 2,400-km frontier drawn by the British in 1896 and...

Kidnapped Australian woman released...

Kidnapped Australian woman released...

World

Wed, Mar 15 2017

There have been several abductions of foreigners, including at least two Australian aid workers last...

Taliban militants claim multiple attacks...

Taliban militants claim multiple attacks...

World

Wed, Mar 1 2017

There was no immediate official comment from police, and no word on casualties

Taliban kill 12 Afghan police with silenced...

Taliban kill 12 Afghan police with silenced...

World

Tue, Feb 28 2017

The police killed in the attack had been pulled back from the southern district of Khanshin district...