Gulf Times - Kabul
Death toll from Kabul suicide attack rises to 13

Death toll from Kabul suicide attack rises to 13

Thursday evening's blast targeted police as they clashed with angry protesters following a raid on shopkeepers accused of illegally peddling drugs and alcohol.

Six killed in IS-claimed suicide attack near Afghan spy agency

Six killed in IS-claimed suicide attack near Afghan spy agency

A suicide bomber killed six civilians in an attack near an Afghan intelligence agency compound in Kabul Monday in the latest assault claimed by the Islamic State group in the capital.

Militant attack ongoing at Kabul intelligence training centre: ministry

Militant attack ongoing at Kabul intelligence training centre: ministry

Militants stormed an intelligence agency training facility in Kabul on Monday, officials said, triggering intense fighting with police in the latest attack to hit the Afghan capital.

Asylum seekers deported by Germany return to Kabul

Asylum seekers deported by Germany return to Kabul

A flight carrying a group of failed asylum seekers deported from Germany touched down in Kabul early Thursday, the International Organisation for Migration confirmed.

Suicide attack outside Kabul wedding hall, nine dead: officials

Suicide attack outside Kabul wedding hall, nine dead: officials

A suicide attacker blew himself up outside a wedding hall in Kabul killing at least nine people, officials said Thursday, in an apparent attempt to strike a political gathering under way inside.

Islamic State claims attack on TV station in Kabul

Islamic State claims attack on TV station in Kabul

Afghan special forces suppressed the attack on Shamshad TV, a private Pashto-language broadcaster based close to the national stadium, after about two hours.

Blast hits Afghan capital Kabul, numerous casualties

Blast hits Afghan capital Kabul, numerous casualties

A suicide bomber in the Afghan capital Kabul killed as many as eight people and wounded many others, most of whom appeared to be workers leaving their offices at the start of the evening rush hour ...

15 Afghan army cadets killed in attack on security forces

15 Afghan army cadets killed in attack on security forces

A suicide bomber killed 15 Afghan army trainees as they were leaving their base in Kabul on Saturday, the defence ministry said, as militants step up their deadly attacks across the war-torn country.

Suicide bomber kills at least 30 at mosque in Kabul

Suicide bomber kills at least 30 at mosque in Kabul

A suicide bomber killed at least 30 people inside a Shia mosque in the Afghan capital Kabul on Friday night, a security official said, the latest in a string of violent attacks in the country. The attack occurred at Imam Zaman mosque in the western Dasht-e-Barchi part of Kabul, as Shia worshippers

Afghan police foil truck bomber in Kabul

Afghan police foil truck bomber in Kabul

Police shot and wounded the driver of the vehicle, carrying 30 yellow and orange plastic drums filled with explosive material and two bombs weighing 100 kilogrammes each.

Afghan civilian casualties soar as US ramps up airstrikes

Afghan civilian casualties soar as US ramps up airstrikes

Civilian casualties caused by airstrikes in Afghanistan surged in the first nine months of this year, the United Nations said on Thursday, as the US ramps up aerial attacks in the war-torn country.

Suicide bomber blows up near mosque in Afghan capital

Suicide bomber blows up near mosque in Afghan capital

The attack in the north of the Afghan capital happened as worshippers were gathered inside Hussainia mosque, one of the biggest Shia centres in the city, for Friday prayers.