Pakistan says it is supporting potential peace talks between the Afghan government and Afghan Taliban.
The Pakistani army launched airstrikes along Afghan border killing 34 terrorists in militant hideouts.
The Taliban suicide attacks on two churches in Lahore left 15 people dead and over 80 wounded.
Pakistan mourns for Taliban church attack victims; Christian minority blocked roads in protest over the attacks.
Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has announced Rs 5,00,000 compensation for those killed in the attack.
Afghan official claims that 7 policemen were the victim of latest Taliban attack in central Afghanistan.
In 2014, more than 5,000 policemen were killed by insurgents, raising concerns about the force’s sustainability.
Stanikzai said an investigation had been launched to “identify the attackers and the motive behind the attack”.
Afghan troops have been slowly pushing up through a fertile river valley in the southern Helmand province.
Kumar thanked Modi, embassy officials in Afghanistan and the Tamil Nadu Government for securing his release.
The attack is the first known on a Turkish target in the Afghan capital.
‘We had to protect our own interest,’ the Pakistan’s former military ruler said.
They said the Taliban, who ruled Afghanistan from 1996-2001, appear to be increasing their criminal activity.
The militants blew up the school using explosives in Bezoot area- one of the FATA Areas of Pakistan.
In another attack on Afghan policemen, Talibani bombers disguise themselves as policemen.