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Ex-journalist, cultural adviser shot dead in Afghanistan

Ex-journalist, cultural adviser shot dead in Afghanistan

A former journalist and cultural adviser to the lower house of Parliament has been shot dead by unknown gunmen in Kabul, just days after she shared on social media that her life was in danger. Mena Mangal made her name as a presenter on the Pashto-language channel Tolo TV, Afghanistan’s largest private broadcaster, and later

Ten killed in Kabul suicide blast

Ten killed in Kabul suicide blast. At least 10 people were reportedly killed and 22 others were injured in a bombing”>suicide bombing in Mosalla-e-Mazar area here on Friday, according to sources.The explosion occurred close to a ceremony of a slain Afghan leader of the Islamic Unity Party of Afghanistan, according to TOLOnews. Afghan Government officials

Kabul attack

Kabul attack: Hotel siege ends after 13-hour gun battle

Afghanistan Ministry of Interior (MoI) has confirmed that all the three terrorists, who attacked the Intercontinental Hotel here, have been eliminated after a 13-hour stand-off, the Tolo News reported. MoI spokesperson Najib Danish confirmed that the security forces were finally able to sweep most areas of the hotel in their bid to bring the situation under control. At least five civilians died and six

40 died in Kabul blast

40 persons were died in a suicide attack on Tebyan center in Pule Sokhtia area of Kabul on Thursday morning. The Afghan Ministry of Interior confirmed the death toll. Earlier, it was reported that four people were killed and 18 injured. The suicide bomber detonated his explosives at the gate of Tebyan center in the PD6 area. The

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Tanker explosion

Tanker explosion in Afghanistan, more than eight kills

Afghanistan Tanker explosion: More than eight people were killed and 25 others got injured when fuel tankers exploded in the town of Charikar, northwest of the Afghan capital Kabul on late Wednesday.According to the reports, the incident occurred after a magnetic improvised explosive device (IED) was detonated when a passenger bus was alongside a fuel

Taliban attack kills 13 police

Afghan official: Taliban attack kills 13 police

Kabul, Oct 29, Taliban attack kills 13 police : The Taliban killed 13 police in an attack on a checkpoint early today in the northern Kunduz province, an official said.Hayatullah Ameri, chief of the Khan Abad district, near where the attack took place, says only one policeman escaped the battle alive.Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed

Death toll reaches five in Kabul blast near US embassy

Death toll reaches five in Kabul blast near US embassy

Kabul blast near US embassy: Afghanistan’s Ministry of Interior has confirmed that at least five people have been killed and eight others injured in an explosion near the United States Embassy in Kabul.The officials had earlier said that eight people were taken to the Wazir Akbar Khan Hospital. The blast occurred outside the Kabul Bank close

Suicide bomber attack on Iraqi embassy, Afghanistan

Suicide bomber attack on Iraqi embassy, Afghanistan

Suicide bomber attack on Iraqi embassy, Afghanistan. Suicide bomber attack outside the Iraqi embassy in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul. In this incident, militant messengers entered the house. The Islamic State Group has been taken responsibility for the attack. The Afghan Home Ministry said that in nearly four hours after the attack, all the attackers were killed

Kabul: Over 20 killed in suicide car bomb attack

Kabul: Over 20 killed in suicide car bomb attack

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS More than 20 people were killed in an explosion in western Kabul on Monday. The explosion occurred after a suicide attacker detonated a car bomb in Kabul‘s Gulaee Dawa Khana near the house of Mohammad Mohaqiq, the second deputy of Afghanistan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah.The

Blast in Kabul kills two children

Blast in Kabul kills two children

Kabul[Afghanistan]: At least two children were killed in a blast in Kabul on Wednesday. Tolo News quoted police, as saying five people were also wounded in the blast.No further details were provided by the police about the explosion. No group, including the Taliban has claimed responsibility for the blast so

Bomb blast kills 7 in Afghanistan

Afghanistan bomb blast killed seven civilian 5 injured. Kabul, June 30 (IANS) Seven civilians were killed and five others wounded in a roadside bomb explosion in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Nangarhar on Friday.The explosion occurred when a van hit the bomb in Achin district, 120 km east of Kabul, at around midday, the government said.The

India promoting terrorism in Afghanistan: Pakistan

India promoting state-sponsored terrorism Afghanistan Pakistan. Islamabad, June 8 (IANS) Pakistan on Thursday accused India of promoting “state-sponsored terrorism” in Afghanistan to sabotage the Islamabad-Kabul ties.“Pakistan and Afghanistan need to closely coordinate with each other for overcoming the scourge of terrorism,” Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said during a weekly media briefing.Zakaria said Afghanistan had

18 killed in triple blasts in Kabul during a funeral

18 killed in triple blasts in Kabul during a funeral. Kabul, June 3 (IANS) At least 18 people were killed and dozens wounded in three back-to-back explosions which tore through a cemetery in Khair Khana area of Kabul on Saturday during Senator Ezadyars sons funeral. Officials confirmed the toll. However they were not able to

Taliban denies involvement in Kabul blast, condemns attack

Taliban denies involvement in Kabul blast, condemns attack . Kabul, May 31 (IANS) The Taliban on Wednesday denied any involvement in the car bomb explosion in the Afghan capital that left at least 80 dead and more than 300 wounded and condemned the attack on the civilian population.“This blast has nothing to do with the

Pakistan embassy staffers detained by Afghan officials.

Pakistan embassy staffers detained by Afghan officials.

Two staffers of Pakistans Kabul embassy were detained for hours by Afghanistans intelligence officials, prompting strong protest from Islamabad, a media report said today.The two men were in a stationery shop at a market when they were picked up by the sleuths of countrys premier intelligence agency National Directorate of Security  and taken to one

Blast in Afghanistan kills 8 children and a cleric (Lead)

Blast in Afghanistan kills 8 children and a cleric (Lead). Kabul, May 9 (IANS) Eight children and a senior cleric, were killed in a blast inside a seminary in Parwan province of Afghanistan on Tuesday, local media said.According to TOLONews, Head of the Parian Ulema Council, Maulvi Abdul Rahim Shah Hanafi, was among the deceased.

India, Tajikistan to help Kabul: President

New Delhi: India and Tajikistan are committed to helping Afghanistan in its peace process, President Pranab Mukherjee has said. “We are committed to assist our mutual friend and neighbour Afghanistan to realise the goals and aspirations of its people, through an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process,” Mukherjee said. He made the comments while hosting a

One dead in ongoing attack on Kabul charity

Kabul: At least one person has been killed in an ongoing attack on a charity in central Kabul, the interior ministry said today, a day after a double bombing and three huge explosions hit the Afghan capital. “We believe two attackers have entered the building. Unfortunately one civilian has been killed and six others wounded,”

Massive truck bombing hits Kabul

Kabu: A massive truck bomb struck a guesthouse housing foreigners in Kabul on Monday, Afghan officials said. The Taliban has claimed responsibility of the attack describing the blast as a truck-laden suicide bombing at the gate of the North Gate guesthouse, CNN reported. However, no casualties have been reported so far. “The massive explosion struck