Afghan military helicopter crash kills four: officials
The aircraft was flying from Herat to the neighbouring province of Farah on Friday night when it experienced "technical problems", Farah provincial governor spokesman Nasir Mehri told AFP.
Taliban rejects Afghan offer of peace talks with government
Friday's statement by the Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid says the insurgents "are not interested in talks while foreign soldiers are still on Afghan soil."
Toll rises to 69 in Kabul attack
Among the dead were 27 women and two police officers, with the bodies of the latter initially being taken to police hospitals, delaying their inclusion in the overall tally.
Afghan Taliban chief 'injured' after internal firefight in Pakistan
A local security official confirmed the Tuesday night incident and said Mansoor was shifted to an undisclosed location in Pakistan.
Pakistan in deep mourning over Peshawar school attack
All educational institutions were closed in the restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, of which Peshawar is the capital, in the aftermath of the tragedy.
Taliban denies reports of Mullah Omar's death spread by Afghan intelligence
The Taliban has contradicted a report by the Afghanistan intelligence agency that its spiritual leader Mullah Omar was killed in Pakistan, two days ago, by claiming that he was "living in a safe place".
Kabul parade attackers arrested
Some of the men involved in an attack on a military parade in Kabul Sunday have been arrested, President Hamid Karzai said in a live television address soon after the incident in which he was unharmed.
Militants kill 10 Afghan soldiers in 2 attacks
The last major attack in the Kabul was a suicide bombing against a NATO convoy in May that killed 18 people, including six NATO troops.
Kabul hints at ISI hand in Indian mission attack
Afghan authorities on Tuesday said preliminary investigations revealed the terrorists had received training and logistic support from “across the border”, an obvious reference to Pakistan.
Kabul siege ends, 6 UN staff among 9 killed
The United Nations says six of its staff members are dead after an early morning attack on a guest house in the Afghan capital of Kabul.
3 die, 70 wounded in blast near NATO HQ in Kabul
A suicide car bomb exploded near the main gate of the NATO office.
Blast outside India's Kabul embassy again
Three-ring security cordon saves Indians and 17 locals killed.
Bomb hits Pakistan military truck, up to 14
A roadside bomb destroyed an air force truck on a bridge on Tuesday in Pakistan's volatile northwest and killed up to 14 people.
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