Eight people were killed and 12 others injured in a suicide attack on an election gathering in Helmand province of Afghanistan on Tuesday.
The Afghan Taliban on Monday said they would not target civilians in the upcoming parliamentary elections in the war-torn country.
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) team arrived Pakistan on Sunday to discuss with the government the issue of exclusion of Pakistan’s name from ‘Gray’ list.
Foreign Office on Sunday announced that Consulate General in Afghan city Jalalabad will resume its visa operations from October 7.
A US soldier was killed in Afghanistan during an action on Thursday, the Resolute Support Mission said on Thursday.
A suicide bomber detonated his explosives at an election campaign rally of a parliamentary candidate in Nangarhar province on Tuesday.
The Taliban militants in Afghanistan have rejected reports that they met with an Afghan government delegation this week in Saudi Arabia.
Hundreds of people died after a 7.5 magnitude earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi and triggered a massive tsunami.
Two Afghan policemen were killed in an insider attack in Kandahar province on Friday night, Afghan media reported.
At least five Afghan soldiers, including two pilots, were killed when a military chopper crashed in Farah province, officials said Saturday.
The Afghan security forces on Friday claimed killing 67 insurgents in different operations during the last 24 hours.
Taliban are making preparations for sending a delegation for second round of talks with the US officials for ending conflict in Afghanistan.