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  • Sar-i-Pul security situation alarming: Officials

    Sar-i-Pul security situation alarming: Officials

    By Pajhwok Report on 02 December 2016SAR-I-PUL CITY (Pajwhok): Some residents of northern Sar-i-Pul province have been concerned over the growing presence of Taliban and Daesh... read more
    - 8 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 2:11pm -
  • Policemen, civilians among 56 killed in Kandahar clashes: Durrani

    Policemen, civilians among 56 killed in Kandahar clashes: Durrani

    By Bashir Ahmad Naadem on 02 December 2016KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Four policemen, 23 civilians and 29 militants have been killed during clashes in the Neash district of southern Kandahar province over the past four days, an official said on Friday.…
    - 9 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 1:04pm -
  • President off to UAE to attend global conference SECH

    President off to UAE to attend global conference SECH

    By Mohammad Halim Karimi on 02 December 2016KABUL (Pajhwok): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on the head of a high level delegation has traveled to the United Arab Emirates (UAE)... read more
    - 13 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 9:38am -
  • Mangal kicks off construction of 50-bed hospital in Nangarhar

    Mangal kicks off construction of 50-bed hospital in Nangarhar

    By Yousuf Zarifi on 02 December 2016JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Nangarhar Governor Mohammad Gulab Mangal along with other officials has laid the foundation stone of a 50-bed hospital in the Rodat district of eastern Nangarhar province.The residents of Has…
    - 14 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 8:39am -
  • 20 rebels dead, 9 hurt in countrywide operations: MoD

    20 rebels dead, 9 hurt in countrywide operations: MoD

    By Mohammad Halim Karimi on 02 December 2016KABUL (Pajhwok): Twenty militants have been killed, nine wounded and two arrested in parts of the country in the past 24 hours, the... read more
    - 14 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 7:45am -
  • Atal Military Corps gets 3 A29 aircrafts

    Atal Military Corps gets 3 A29 aircrafts

    By Bashir Ahmad Naadem on 02 December 2016KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The 205th Atal Military Corps air force unit in southern Kandahar province has been provided with three A29 aircrafts which will help Afghan security forces counter-terrorism efforts…
    - 15 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 7:25am -
  • Ghani terms Gen. Ghori killing a huge loss

    Ghani terms Gen. Ghori killing a huge loss

    By Ahmad Qurishi on 02 December 2016KABUL (Pajhwok): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has said the killing of Brig. Gen. Muhauddin Ghori, commander for Zafar 207the... read more
    - 15 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 7:02am -

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  • Purso Pal: Govt's Anti-Corruption Campaign Discussed

    Purso Pal: Govt's Anti-Corruption Campaign Discussed

    In this episode of Purso Pal, host Siyar Sirat discusses the Afghan government's efforts in fight against the endemic corruption in public offices.With him in the studio is Srirak Plipat, Regional Director Asia Pacific Department at Transparency In…
    - 6 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 3:43pm -
  • Abdullah Praises Helicopter Crash Victim

    Abdullah Praises Helicopter Crash Victim

    Speaking at a memorial ceremony for helicopter crash victim General Muhayuddin Ghori, CEO Abdullah Abdullah said that government leaders should be taking decisions based on the ideas and visions of the people and do so with a clear mind and determin…
    - 7 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 3:12pm -
  • TOLOnews 6pm News 02 December 2016

    TOLOnews 6pm News 02 December 2016

    Top news in this Bulletin:Hundreds of thousands of disabled Afghans struggle financially and socially but for one man, he has refused to let his disability get the better of him and instead, today he plays a constructive role in society.To watch th…
    - 7 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 2:46pm -
  • ACJC Should Investigate Major Cases: Watchdog

    ACJC Should Investigate Major Cases: Watchdog

    Srirak Plipat, Transparency International's regional director for Asia Pacific, said the ACJC should investigate major corruption cases and not waste time with minor ones.In an interview with TOLOnews he said more than 10 anti-corruption institutio…
    - 7 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 2:42pm -
  • Afghan Peace, Stability To Top Agenda at Heart of Asia Summit

    Afghan Peace, Stability To Top Agenda at Heart of Asia Summit

    Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) said Friday that the issue of peace and stability in Afghanistan will dominate the agenda of the 6th Heart of Asia Conference scheduled to be held in Amritsar, in India on Saturday.Delegations from 40 nations, alo…
    - 8 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 2:01pm -
  • Watch: How One Disabled Man Has Overcome His Challenges

    Watch: How One Disabled Man Has Overcome His Challenges

    Hundreds of thousands of disabled Afghans struggle financially and socially but for one man, he has refused to let his disability get the better of him and instead, today he plays a constructive role in society.Farhad Sediqqi was only seven years o…
    - 9 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 1:41pm -
  • Supreme Court Delay Over Ministers Decision Questioned

    Supreme Court Delay Over Ministers Decision Questioned

    A number of lawyers and political activists said on Friday the Supreme Court's delay in announcing its decision regarding the MPs dismissal of seven ministers is questionable.Parliament summoned 16 ministers last month over under spending of their…
    - 9 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 1:11pm -
  • Contractors Protest Over MoI's 'Failure' To Pay Bills

    Contractors Protest Over MoI's 'Failure' To Pay Bills

    Representatives of nearly 160 private contractors this week gathered outside parliament to complain about the Ministry of Interior's (MoI) reluctance to pay for work already done.Some said they have waited for about two years to be paid and that th…
    - 9 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 1:05pm -
  • Badakhshan To Be Cleared Of Insurgents In Winter

    Badakhshan To Be Cleared Of Insurgents In Winter

    Security officials in Badakhshan on Friday said they will launch a large-scale military operation to eliminate insurgents in the northeastern province in the upcoming winter season."We have prepared plans for military operations. We will clear 90 p…
    - 12 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 10:18am -
  • Save The Children Warns Of Famine Risk In Nigeria

    Save The Children Warns Of Famine Risk In Nigeria

    Save the Children on Thursday warned of "a huge unseen hunger crisis" in Nigeria endangering the lives of tens of thousands of children.Save the Children project manager Dan Stewart said that according to UN estimates 75,000 children could die and…
    - 14 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 8:30am -

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  • Magnetic bomb explosion leaves 3 wounded in Kabul city

    Magnetic bomb explosion leaves 3 wounded in Kabul city

    At least 3 people were wounded in a magnetic bomb explosion in West of Kabul city earlier this evening, security officials said. The officials further added that the incident took place in the 3rd police district of the city after a magnetic bomb pla…
    - 8 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 1:42pm -
  • White House can’t speak to Trump’s description of Pakistan an ‘amazing country’

    White House can’t speak to Trump’s description of Pakistan an ‘amazing country’

    The White House officials have said they cannot speak to Trump’s description of Pakistan an ‘amazing’ country as the media has been rife with the report regarding the President-elect’s major departure from his previous stand. White House pres…
    - 17 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 5:11am -
  • Key district fully cleared of ISIS militants, Nangarhar officials claim

    Key district fully cleared of ISIS militants, Nangarhar officials claim

    The key Pacher Agam district has been fully cleared of the loyalists of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group, the local officials said. The officials further added that the operations were jointly conducted by the Afghan National Po…
    - 18 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 4:26am -
  • Pakistani man commits suicide over Gen. Raheel’s retirement

    Pakistani man commits suicide over Gen. Raheel’s retirement

    A Pakistani man has reportedly committed suicide over General Raheel Sharif’s retirement who was replaced by General Qamar Javed Baja earlier this week. According to the local media reports, the 64-year-old Lutf Amim Shibli consumed poison after al…
    - 1 day ago, 1 Dec 16, 10:31am -
  • Ghani pays tribute to top Afghan army General killed in helicopter crash

    Ghani pays tribute to top Afghan army General killed in helicopter crash

    The Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani paid tribute to top Afghan army General Muhiuddin Ghori who was killed in a helicopter crash in West of Afghanistan. President Ghani attended the funeral ceremony of Gen. Ghori in wetern Herat province of Af…
    - 2 days ago, 1 Dec 16, 9:33am -
  • Foreigner ISIS commander killed in East of Afghanistan

    Foreigner ISIS commander killed in East of Afghanistan

    A commander of the loyalists of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group was killed in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. According to the local security officials, the ISIS commander has been identified as Mujaid who was in com…
    - 2 days ago, 1 Dec 16, 6:53am -
  • Afghans cannot tolerate imposed war anymore, Ghani tells US envoy

    Afghans cannot tolerate imposed war anymore, Ghani tells US envoy

    The Afghan people cannot tolerate terrorist attacks and imposed war anymore, President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani told the acting US representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said “President of…
    - 2 days ago, 1 Dec 16, 5:34am -
  • Pakistan is a fantastic country, would love to visit soon: Trump

    Pakistan is a fantastic country, would love to visit soon: Trump

    The US President-elect Donald Trump has said Pakistan is a fantastic country as he expressed willingness to visit the country soon. According to a statement released by the Prime Minister House of Pakistan, Trump made the remarks after Prime Minister…
    - 2 days ago, 1 Dec 16, 4:18am -
  • Explosions heard in Kabul amid reports 2 rockets landed in key diplomatic area

    Explosions heard in Kabul amid reports 2 rockets landed in key diplomatic area

    At least two explosions were heard in Kabul city earlier tonight amid reports two rockets landed in Shash Darak diplomatic area of the city. Security sources confirmed that the rockets landed between Pul-e-Mahmood Khan area and Shash Darak but no cas…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Nov 16, 3:29pm -
  • Afghan forces clear strategic Pacher Agam district of ISIS militants

    Afghan forces clear strategic Pacher Agam district of ISIS militants

    The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) cleared the strategic Pacher Agam district of the loyalists of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group. The provincial police commandment in a statement said at least 17 loyalists…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Nov 16, 1:16pm -

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  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, SAARC Development Fund to co-fund projects in SAARC Region

    Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, SAARC Development Fund to co-fund projects in SAARC Region

    A delegation of AIIB led by Sir Danny Alexander, Vice President & Corporate Secretary visited the SAARC Development Fund Secretariat in Thimphu, Bhutan in order to discuss possible areas ofThe post Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, SAARC Develop…
    - 18 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 4:07am -
  • EU starts a new initiative to strengthen Afghanistan’s trade capacities

    EU starts a new initiative to strengthen Afghanistan’s trade capacities

    The European Union announced a new initiative, called Afghanistan: Trade for Economic Growth (ATEG), which will focus on strengthening the country’s trade capacities and helping it become a vibrant regionalThe post EU starts a new initiative to st…
    - 2 days ago, 1 Dec 16, 12:00am -
  • Mine revenue in Badakhshan down by 90% in past 2 years

    Mine revenue in Badakhshan down by 90% in past 2 years

    Revenue from mining industry in northeastern Badakhshan has plummeted by 90% in the past two years. The provincial mines department collected 48mn AFN in revenue in 2014 and 7.5mn AFNThe post Mine revenue in Badakhshan down by 90% in past 2 years ap…
    - 3 days ago, 30 Nov 16, 4:49am -
  • Afghanistan, Turkmenistan open first rail link

    Afghanistan, Turkmenistan open first rail link

    Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and his Turkmen counterpart Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov officially inaugurated the first section of a USD 2bn link connecting the two neighboring countries for the first time.The post Afghanistan, Turkmenistan o…
    - 4 days ago, 28 Nov 16, 11:18am -
  • Afghanistan participates in Global Sustainable Transport Conference

    Afghanistan participates in Global Sustainable Transport Conference

    President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani presented Afghanistan in the Global Sustainable Transport Conference in Turkmen capital, Ashgabat. Held on November 26-27, the first ever  global conference on sustainable transport brings togetherThe post Afghanista…
    - 6 days ago, 27 Nov 16, 3:23am -
  • FMIC raises awareness on non-communicable diseases in Afghanistan

    FMIC raises awareness on non-communicable diseases in Afghanistan

    This year’s conference on the theme of emerging trends in non-communicable diseases saw Deputy Minister of Public Health, Health Services Delivery, Dr Najia Tariq join doctors, academics and public policyThe post FMIC raises awareness on non-commu…
    - 7 days ago, 26 Nov 16, 4:28am -
  • Women’s handicrafts exhibition kicks off in Kabul

    Women’s handicrafts exhibition kicks off in Kabul

    Afghan businesswomen will display their products at a three-day exhibition in Kabul starting on Wednesday. Hosted by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) at the Aria City Faz, moreThe post Women’s handicrafts exhibition kicks off in Kabul…
    - 9 days ago, 24 Nov 16, 5:57am -
  • Entrepreneur of the Month: Oprah Winfrey

    Entrepreneur of the Month: Oprah Winfrey

    Influential talk show host, author, philanthropist, actress and media personality. Oprah Winfrey has played a key role in modern American life, shaping cultural trends and promoting various liberal causes. ThroughThe post Entrepreneur of the Month:…
    - 10 days ago, 23 Nov 16, 2:38am -
  • Investment in Afghanistan declines by 59%

    Investment in Afghanistan declines by 59%

    The Central Statistics Organization (CSO) and Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) have predicted tough economic ties ahead as investment has plummeted  59%. The two bodies urged the governmentThe post Investment in Afghanistan dec…
    - 11 days ago, 22 Nov 16, 5:32am -
  • Afghanistan central bank calls for banking ties with Iran

    Afghanistan central bank calls for banking ties with Iran

    Governor of the Central Bank of Afghanistan (Da Afghanistan Bank-DAB), Khalil Sediq, called for regulating banking ties with Iran to develop trade. In his meeting with Governor of Central BankThe post Afghanistan central bank calls for banking ties…
    - 11 days ago, 22 Nov 16, 4:52am -

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  • Afghanistan's first female rapper: 'If I stay silent, nothing will change'
    She’s been threatened with rape and was beaten in the street, but Paradise Sorouri refuses to stop singing about the horrific injustices inflicted upon Afghan womenLife has not been easy for Paradise Sorouri. In the past seven years, the 27-year-ol…
    - 1 day ago, 1 Dec 16, 3:45pm -
  • Fresh hope for Kandahar newborns as Afghan healthcare gets a shot in the arm | Matthew Green
    Infant mortality rates in Afghanistan were once among the world’s worst, but a new children’s unit at Kandahar’s Mirwais hospital is accelerating slow progressAmong the tiniest of the premature babies slumbering in incubators at the Mirwais hos…
    - 2 days ago, 1 Dec 16, 7:00am -
  • Taliban ​facing financial crisis as civilian deaths deter donors
    Departure of most foreign combat troops and infighting between rival groups has weakened perceived legitimacy of warThe Afghan Taliban are facing a cash crisis with donors unwilling to bankroll an insurgency whose victims are increasingly civilians r…
    - 4 days ago, 29 Nov 16, 5:00am -
  • Afghanistan veteran wins landmark Q fever compensation claim
    Ruling may pave way for MoD payouts to others affected by illness that left ex-Royal Marine Phillip Eaglesham in wheelchairAn Afghanistan war veteran who contracted Q fever has won a landmark compensation claim against the Ministry of Defence that co…
    - 8 days ago, 24 Nov 16, 7:29pm -
  • Isis claims responsibility for Kabul mosque suicide bomb blast
    Dozens killed and more than 80 injured in attack on mosque in Afghan capital in latest attack targeting Shia communityIslamic State has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a crowded mosque in Kabul that killed more than 30 people and wound…
    - 11 days ago, 21 Nov 16, 4:05pm -
  • Home Office agrees to review plan to deport Afghan teenager
    Bashir Naderi, 19, fled Afghanistan as a 10-year-old after his father was murdered, and was brought up in WalesThe campaign to stop the deportation of an Afghan teenager who fled to Britain as a 10-year-old after his father was murdered has received…
    - 14 days ago, 18 Nov 16, 4:32pm -
  • Isis in Afghanistan: 'Their peak is over, but they are not finished'
    As Isis soldiers in Iraq face the brunt of Nato and Iraqi action, a small yet resilient stronghold remains in eastern AfghanistanFifteen months ago, militants arrived in the village of Manan Bagh, eyeing its strategic location in the mountains close…
    - 15 days ago, 18 Nov 16, 6:30am -
  • Rebuilding Nimrud will help atone for the sins of the west | Simon Jenkins
    The tragedy in Iraq results from our imposition of western values. It is our duty to make amendsThe destruction of the Assyrian city of Nimrud is a catastrophe for Iraq and for our shared cultural history. Peoples come and go, drifting in the mists o…
    - 15 days ago, 17 Nov 16, 8:36pm -
  • Home Office block on Afghan and Eritrean teen refugees 'a disgrace'
    ‘Dubs eligibility rules’ restricting child migrant entry to UK by age and nationality slammed by shadow home affairs ministerThe Home Office has come under attack over the publication of new, highly restrictive, eligibility criteria for child ref…
    - 16 days ago, 16 Nov 16, 4:25pm -
  • US army and CIA may be guilty of war crimes in Afghanistan, says ICC
    Prosecutors to decide ‘imminently’ whether to investigate reports that detainees were tortured in Afghanistan and elsewhereUS armed forces and the CIA may have committed war crimes by torturing detainees in Afghanistan, the international criminal…
    - 17 days ago, 15 Nov 16, 10:45am -

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  • newA Cabinet of generals? Trump's choices get mixed reviews

    A Cabinet of generals? Trump's choices get mixed reviews

    Donald Trump's move to pack his administration with military brass is getting mixed reviews, as Congress and others struggle to balance their personal regard for the individuals he's choosing with a broader ...
    - 31 mins ago, 2 Dec 16, 9:40pm -
  • newThe Latest: Trump preference for military men raises concern

    The Latest: Trump preference for military men raises concern

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):
    - 1 hour ago, 2 Dec 16, 9:01pm -
  • newSix key issues facing Trump's Pentagon pick

    Six key issues facing Trump's Pentagon pick

    How will President-elect Donald Trump's pick for defense secretary, retired Marine general James Mattis, steer America's largest bureaucracy and the world's biggest war machine through what likely will be turbulent years to come? Trump has slammed th…
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 8:12pm -
  • newAfghan forces lose some ground but improving overall: US general

    Afghan forces lose some ground but improving overall: US general

    Afghan security forces have lost control over a small percentage of the terrain they previously held, but are getting better at repelling the Taliban overall, a top US general said Friday. Kabul now directly controls about 64 percent of the country's…
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 7:56pm -
  • newInternational push aims to protect endangered heritage
    Representatives from dozens of countries gathered in Abu Dhabi on Friday to focus on setting up a $100-million fund to protect and restore heritage sites threatened by extremism and conflict. The two-day conference reflects growing international alar…
    - 3 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 7:35pm -
  • Europe must brace for new, varied IS attacks: security chief

    Europe must brace for new, varied IS attacks: security chief

    By Alastair Macdonald BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Islamic State will attack Europe again, security chiefs warned on Friday, and may add car bombs, cyber and chemical warfare to its local arsenal as European militants drift home after reverses in Syria and I…
    - 4 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 6:10pm -
  • Taliban kill 23 civilians in Afghanistan: police

    Taliban kill 23 civilians in Afghanistan: police

    Taliban insurgents have killed 23 civilians after they lost 29 of their fighters in an abortive attack on police in southern Afghanistan, police sources said Friday. "The Taliban insurgents have launched coordinated attacks on police checkpoints in N…
    - 4 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 6:01pm -
  • House passes $611 billion defense policy bill by wide margin

    House passes $611 billion defense policy bill by wide margin

    The Republican-led House on Friday overwhelmingly backed a $611 billion defense policy bill that rejects a number of President Barack Obama's key proposals for managing the nation's vast military enterprise. ...
    - 4 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 6:01pm -
  • Unemployment drops for black Americans and high school grads
    Many black Americans and people with only a high school education found jobs in November, helping reduce their unemployment rates to levels seen before the Great Recession ravaged the U.S. job market. ...
    - 4 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 5:59pm -
  • Trump builds his team -- and isn't changing his style

    Trump builds his team -- and isn't changing his style

    As a candidate, Donald Trump tore up the political rule book. As the president-elect, the Republican billionaire, who was back at work building his cabinet Friday, is showing no signs of tempering his unconventional style. On the heels of his first "…
    - 5 hours ago, 2 Dec 16, 5:30pm -

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  • Two Taliban leaders killed in east Afghanistan: Nato

    Two Taliban leaders killed in east Afghanistan: Nato

    KABUL: Nato said its air strikes have killed two key local Taliban leaders in eastern Afghanistan.The international military alliance said in a statement issued on Monday that its forces killed the Taliban shadow administrator for Nangarhar province…
    - 24 Jan 11, 5:45am -
  • Ten militants killed in eastern Afghanistan

    Ten militants killed in eastern Afghanistan

    KABUL: Three suicide attackers detonated their explosives vests during a gunbattle with Afghan and coalition forces that left 10 militants and one civilian dead in Khost province of eastern Afghanistan.Provincial police chief Abdul Hakim Ishaqzia s…
    - 22 Jan 11, 11:10am -
  • Two Nato service members killed in Afghan attacks

    Two Nato service members killed in Afghan attacks

    KABUL: Nato on Thursday said two of its service members died in insurgent attacks in Afghanistan.It said one service member was killed Thursday in the north, while another was killed Wednesday in the south. It did not identify their …
    - 20 Jan 11, 5:25am -
  • Afghan underworld shows challenges for stability

    Afghan underworld shows challenges for stability

    MAHUMUD-E-RAQI, Afghanistan: The calls were threatening and they just wouldn’t stop. The extortion demand was several hundred thousands of dollars.“Or else,” said the caller.Fearful, the civil engineer started to pay. But it was never enough…
    - 18 Jan 11, 5:09am -
  • Several injured in Jalalabad explosion

    Several injured in Jalalabad explosion

    KABUL: Several people were injured in an explosion outside a music cassette shop in eastern Afghanistan, Afghan police said.General Aminullah Amirkhil, who directs the Afghan border police in four eastern provinces, said the explosion occurred Thur…
    - 13 Jan 11, 6:43am -
  • Suicide blast kills two in Kabul

    Suicide blast kills two in Kabul

    KABUL: A suicide bomber on a motorbike killed at least two Afghan security personnel and wounded four in an attack near the country’s parliament in Kabul on Wednesday, an Afghan government official said. The attack in the Afghan capital targeted…
    - 12 Jan 11, 5:01am -
  • Suicide car bombing kills three Afghan border police

    Suicide car bombing kills three Afghan border police

    KABUL: A suicide car bombing against a border police vehicle in troubled southern Afghanistan killed three border police guards, local authorities said.Monday’s attack was the second suicide bombing in four days against border police in the area…
    - 10 Jan 11, 7:24am -
  • Bomb blast kills policeman in Kabul

    Bomb blast kills policeman in Kabul

    KABUL: A bomb placed in a bag exploded on a road in downtown Kabul on Tuesday, killing a policeman and wounding two civilians, authorities said, in a relatively rare attack in the Afghan capital. There have been few attacks in …
    - 4 Jan 11, 5:23am -
  • US Senator proposes permanent bases in Afghanistan

    US Senator proposes permanent bases in Afghanistan

    WASHINGTON: A leading Republican lawmaker on US military policy said he wanted American officials to consider establishing permanent military bases in Afghanistan.Senator Lindsay Graham of South Carolina said that having a few US air bases in Afgha…
    - 3 Jan 11, 5:46am -
  • Grenade attack in Kandahar kills child

    Grenade attack in Kandahar kills child

    KABUL: Insurgents threw hand grenades into two houses in the province of Kandahar, killing a child in one and wounding six people — including a woman and a child — in the other, a local official in southern Afghanistan said.…
    - 31 Dec 10, 8:59am -

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