Atif Mashal appointed as new Afghan envoy to Pakistan

Afghanistan has decided to appoint former chairman Afghanistan Cricket Board, Shukrullah Atif Mashal as the new ambassador to Pakistan.

Seven Daesh terrorists killed in airstrike in Jalalabad

At least seven Daesh fighters were killed during a foreign forces airstrike in Nangarhar province, officials said Sunday. 

US soldier killed in Afghan insider attack

In anther insider attack, a US soldier was killed and another was injured in firing by an Afghan soldier on Saturday.

Bodies of Farah chopper crash victims still in Taliban possession

Afghan Taliban have refused to hand over bodies of the copter crash victims until the government gives the body of killer of General Raziq.

This year 88 journalists killed worldwide, says UN chief

In just over a decade, more than a thousand journalists have been killed while carrying out their indispensable work, says the United Nations.

25 killed in Afghan military helicopter crash

Twenty-five people were killed when a military helicopter crashed in Anar Dara district of Farah province of Afghanistan on Wednesday.

One killed, six wounded in suicide blast on election commission office in Kabul

One person was killed and six others were injured after a suicide bomber blew himself up at a Afghanistan´s Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Monday.

European court says freedom of speech doesn’t cover blasphemy

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that the freedom of speech doesn’t cover disrespect to the Holy Prophet (Peace Be Upon Him).

Nato service member killed, 2 injured in Afghan insider attack

A Nato service member was killed and two others were injured in an insider attack in Herat province of Afghanistan on Monday.

Explosions cause several casualties in Kabul on election day

Explosions in different parts of Afghanistan’s capital Kabul caused several casualties on the day of parliamentary elections on Saturday.

Kandahar police, spy chiefs killed in firing

Kandahar police chief Gen Abdul Raziq and intelligence chief Gen Abdul Momin were killed in a shooting in Afghanistan on Thursday.

Kandahar police chief General Abdul Raziq killed

General Abdul Raziq, one of Afghanistan's most powerful security officials, was killed, along with Governor Zalmai Wesa and a local intelligence commander