Afghan Taliban, US officials to discuss prisoner swap

Taliban are making preparations for sending a delegation for second round of talks with the US officials for ending conflict in Afghanistan.

32 killed, over 100 injured in Afghan suicide attack

At least 32 people were killed and over a hundred others injured when a suicide bomber targeted a protest rally in Nangarhar on Tuesday.

Global hunger continues to rise, new UN report says

Almost, 821 million in 2017 or one in every nine people is hungry, according to The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2018.

68 Afghan soldiers killed in clash with Taliban

Dozens of Afghan soldiers were killed in a clash with Taliban militants in the Maidan Wardak province of Afghanistan on Monday.

15 killed in Afghan traffic accident

At least 15 people were killed, and 25 others sustained injuries in a road accident in Kandahar province of Afghanistan on Saturday.

8 Afghan policemen killed in insider attack

Eight policemen in Afghanistan were killed in an insider attack on Thursday, local media reported on Friday.

22 killed in twin blasts in Afghanistan

At least 22 people, including two local journalists, were killed in twin blasts in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Wednesday, officials said.

US soldier killed in insider attack in Afghanistan

A soldier of the United States was killed and another was injured in an insider attack in Afghanistan on Monday

General Austin takes charge of Nato-led army in Afghanistan

KABUL: General Austin Scott Miller assumed command of the NATO-led Resolute Support Mission from General John ''Mick'' Nicholson at a ceremony at mission headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Three killed in Afghan chopper crash

Three people were killed and three military personnel wounded when a helicopter crashed in Balkh province of Afghanistan on Sunday.

Dutch lawmaker cancels blasphemous contest after worldwide protests

Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders Thursday cancelled the blasphemous sketches contest after worldwide protests and receiving threats.

Conference on Afghan peace in Russia postponed

Russia has postponed talks on Afghan peace after President Ghani’s phone to Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, Afghan media reported.