Tag: Afghanistan

staffMarch 17, 2018

Taliban claims deadly car bomb attack in Kabul

KABUL – A car bomb explosion claimed by the Taliban in Kabul on Saturday killed at least two civilians, as ...

staffFebruary 24, 2018

Nearly two dozen Afghan soldiers killed in multiple attacks

Nearly two dozen Afghan soldiers and three others have been killed in multiple attacks across the country. At least 18 ...

staffFebruary 17, 2018

India, Iran agree to step up efforts to help Afghanistan

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani agreed Saturday to step up efforts to bring stability to ...

staffJanuary 30, 2018

Pentagon restricts release of Afghanistan war data

The Pentagon has ordered an independent federal auditor to stop providing the public with key information about U.S. war efforts ...

staffJanuary 29, 2018

Deadly attack on Kabul military base

Militants have killed at least 11 soldiers in an attack on an army post in Kabul, the fourth major assault ...

staffJanuary 28, 2018

Kabul mourns 100 dead after ambulance bomb

More than 100 people are now known to have been killed in a suicide bombing on Saturday in Kabul. Attackers ...

staffJanuary 27, 2018

Taliban kill 95 with ambulance bomb

A suicide bombing has killed at least 95 people and injured 158 others in the centre of Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, ...

staffJanuary 21, 2018

Afghan hotel attack killed 14 foreigners

An eyewitness has told the BBC of the terrifying moment gunmen burst into Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel restaurant on Saturday. The ...

staffJanuary 5, 2018

11 killed, 25 wounded in Kabul suicide attack

A suicide attacker blew himself up near a crowd of police and protesters in Kabul Thursday, killing at least 11 ...

staffNovember 4, 2017

Outcry at Afghan move to ban whatsApp and Telegram

Journalists, media groups and users of social media in Afghanistan have accused the government of censorship after it moved to ...