Kabul

Result: 1- 8 out of 162 Article found
syria, gas attack, chemical attack, turkey, kurdish, afrin, indian express

At least 12 dead, 31 wounded in Kabul govt building attack

“An explosion happened at the exit gate of the ministry,” Daud Naimi, spokesman for the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development, told AFP.

Taliban fighters close in on provincial city in western Afghanistan

District centres have been lost or threatened in the northern provinces of Baghlan and Badakhshan and there has been heavy fighting in Faryab in the northwest and Ghazni and Zabul, south of Kabul.

Suicide bomber kills at least 29 in Kabul

Suicide bomber kills at least 29 near shrine in Afghan capital

Militant group Islamic State, which has claimed several previous attacks on Shi’ite targets, claimed responsibility, its Amaq news agency said. The Taliban issued a statement denying any connection.

India condemns 'barbaric and dastardly' terrorist attack in Kabul, offers all possible assistance

Kabul blast: At least 95 dead, over 150 injured in explosion; Taliban claims responsibility for attack

Kabul blast: The Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack, a week after they claimed the attack on the International Hotel in which more than 20 people were killed.

security official, bomb blast, iraq

Kabul Intercontinental Hotel siege ends, death roll rises to 18

This is not the first time the nearly six-decade-old hotel has been attacked. In 2011, the Intercontinental Hotel — one of two main luxury hotels in the city — was attacked by Taliban fighters. Several armoured US military vehicles were close to the hotel along with Afghan police units.

Kabul attack: Hotel siege ends as all gunmen killed; 18 dead and 100 hostages rescued

Kabul attack highlights: The Intercontinental Hotel was previously attacked by Taliban fighters in 2011. Located on a hilltop, the hotel is heavily protected like most public buildings in Kabul.

Kabul, Kabul blast, Afghanistan, Kabul attack, Afghanistan attack, Kabul terror attack

Kabul: At least 40 dead after multiple blasts rock Afghanistan’s capital, Islamic State claims responsibility

Kabul blast: Earlier in the day, an explosion went off at an office of the Afghan Voice news agency in Kabul, killed at least four people, officials and witnesses told Reuters.

Kabul, Kabul blast, Afghanistan blast, Shiite mosque, Kabul Suicide bomber, world news

Hospital official says 4 killed in Kabul suicide bombing

Hospital program coordinator Dejan Panic confirmed the fatalities from the attack, which came as worshippers were leaving the Hussainia Mosque in central Kabul following Friday prayers.

Delhi, Kabul, india afghansistan air freight corridor, air freight corridor, air freight corridor, Pakistan block, india news

Delhi, Kabul start air freight corridor to bypass Pakistan block

A cargo flight landed from Kabul to New Delhi on Monday, which was received by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Minister of State (External Affairs) M J Akbar, among others.

kabul mosque blast, kabul explosion, Shia mosque, Afghanistan , kabul, kabul suicide blast

Four killed in Kabul’s Al Zahra mosque attack, IS claims responsibility

The bomber blew himself up in the kitchen of the mosque after police disallowed him from entering the building, which at the time of the blast was packed with worshippers.

Kabul attack, kabul blast, india house, latest news, manpreet vohra, indian express news

Kabul attack: India will never be cowed down, says Indian Ambassador Manpreet Vohra

Kabul attack: The attack on the Indian ambassador’s residence comes less than a week after a truck blew up at the entrance to the Green Zone – inside which the Indian embassy as well as India House is located.

kabul, kabul blast, kabul truck bombing, kabul explosion, Kabul truck bomb blast, world news, latest world news, indian express, indian express news

Toll in last week’s Kabul truck bomb now over 150: President Ashraf Ghani

Kabul has been on edge since the bombing in the highly fortified area last Wednesday, the deadliest in the city since 2001.

france, paris, france attack, Champs-Elysees, Champs-Elysees shopping district, world news, french news

Kabul: Rocket lands inside Indian Ambassador Manpreet Vohra’s residence, say reports

Kabul blast: According to TOLO News, early reports indicate that a rocket landed close to Resolute Support, a Nato building, compound in Kabul city.

Decoding a blast

The timing and location of the latest attack in Kabul may be significant. The dots can be joined to the Haqqani Network

Afghan bombing,afghanistan truck bombing, kabul explosion

Afghan families search morgues, hospitals after devastating truck bomb

For Hamidullah’s family, the first indication something was be wrong was the sound of a powerful explosion, followed by an expanding cloud of smoke rising over the city.