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Explosion in Afghanistan police station; 3 killed, 17 wounded

Bomb in police station kills 3 in Kandahar province of Afghanistan; Taliban likely responsible.

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Taliban kidnap 19 de-miners in eastern Afghanistan

Afghanistan Taliban militants abduct 19 working on land mine clearance in an eastern province.

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Afghan doctor: 3 dead in suicide attack on police station

3 people were wounded when a suicide bomber struck the gate of the compound in Lashkar Gah late Sunday: police

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Iran, Afghanistan to launch joint security operations against Islamic State

Afghanistan and Iran announced plans for security cooperation to combat the Islamic State group, including possible joint military operations.

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Taliban attack kills 18 Afghan soldiers; beheads 8 others

Taliban fighters overran Afghanistan army posts and launched a massive attack which has caused the loss of 30 soldiers.

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Bombings, including attack on US troops, kills 13 Afghans

A suicide car bomber has targeted a convoy of US troops in the country, killing 3 Afghan civilians and wounding 4.

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Afghan soldier shoots 3 US officials before being shot dead

An Afghan official says an Afghan soldier opened fire on US troops, wounding three before he was shot dead.

Taliban ambush aimed at police kills 2 civilians: Officials

Ambush aimed at Afghan police in Taliban stronghold kills 2 civilians.

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Afghan women activists face sexual assault, assassinations: Amnesty

The report’s release comes as Afghanistan is examining traditional attitudes on women following some high profile cases of abuse.

An Afghan police officer walks past the body of a civilian lying on the ground at the site of a suicide car bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Source: AP)

Suicide bomber targets protest in eastern Afghanistan, kills 17

It was unclear whether the attack was linked to the insurgency led by the Afghan Taliban.

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The Farkhunda shame

Women pallbearers of her coffin have signalled a new moment in Kabul.

Afghan women, demand justice for a woman who was beaten to death by a mob after being falsely accused of burning a Quran last week, during a protest in downtown Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Men and women of all ages carried banners bearing the bloodied face of Farkhunda, a 27-year-old religious scholar killed last week by a mob. Farkhunda, who went by one name like many Afghans, was beaten, run over with a car and burned before her body was thrown into the Kabul River. The poster at center with Persian writing reads, "Farkhunda's murderers, execution." (Source: AP)

Mob Killing: Thousands march for justice for Farkhunda in Kabul, demand death for the killers

Thousands marched through the Afghan capital demanding justice for a woman who was beaten to death by a mob

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263 days as Aslam Khan

Father Alexis Prem Kumar was kidnapped by Taliban in Afghanistan last June. 8 months later, he was freed after govt intervened.

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Afghanistan car bomb attack: 7 dead, 43 wounded

The massive car bomb attack on the governor’s compound killed at least seven people and wounded 43.

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Rise of Asian pacers one of the stories of World Cup

The Asian embrace of pace was one of the highlights of the World Cup, writes Harsha Bhogle.