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Afghanistan: ANP official arrested for handing over security post to Taliban

Kabul, Nov 10 (IBNS): An Afghan National Police (ANP) officer was arrested on Thursday for his alleged involvement in handing over security posts to the insurgent Taliban group, reports said.

Afghanistan: Md Hanif Atmar receives Wazir Mohammad Akbar Khan Medal

Kabul, Nov 10 (IBNS): Afghanistan's national security adviser Mohammad Hanif Atmar received the High State Wazir Mohammad Akbar Khan Medal from Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, reports said.

UNESCO chief deplores killing of television journalist in Afghanistan

New York, Nov 8 (Just Earth News): The head of the United Nations agency tasked with defending press freedom today spoke out against the murder of a broadcast journalist in Afghanistan's Helmand province on 4 November.

Afghanistan: Five policemen killed in blast

Kabul, Nov 8 (IBNS): At least five cops were killed as a bomb blast rocked southern Paktia province in Afghanistan on Monday, media reports said on Tuesday.

Afghanistan: Taliban commander among four killed in IED explosion

Kabul, Nov 8 (IBNS): A Taliban commander was killed in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast, planted by his own men, in Afghanistan's Kunduz province, reports said.

Afghanistan's Information and Culture Minister resigns

Kabul, Nov 8 (IBNS): Afghanistan's Information and Culture Minister Abdul Bari Jahani resigned from his post on Monday.

Afghanistan: UN Mission probing air strikes that allegedly killed 32 civilians in Kunduz

New York, Nov 8 (Just Earth News): The United Nations mission in Afghanistan has said that it is currently investigating allegations that at least 32 civilians were killed and a further 19 injured in airstrikes in Kunduz city, which is in the north of the country, last Thursday.

Kabul: Blast outside mosque kills 1

Kabul, Nov 7 (IBNS): A bomb exploded outside a mosque in Kabul city of Afghanistan, killing at least one person on Monday, media reports said.

Amjad Sabri murder case: 2 arrested

Karachi, Nov 7 (IBNS): At least two people have been arrested in connection with the murder of qawwal Amjad Sabri, Pakistani officials said on Monday.

Bangladesh: Knife attack at Dhaka airport kills 1

Dhaka, Nov 6 (IBNS): A knife attack incident in Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport left one security personnel killed and three others injured on Sunday, media reports said.

Kabul: Australian woman kidnapped?

Kabul, Nov 6 (IBNS): An Australian woman, who was working for a non-governmental organisation in Afghanistan, has been suspected to be abducted in Kabul on Saturday, media reports said on Sunday.

Afghanistan: Taliban leader killed

Kabul, Nov 6 (IBNS): A Taliban leader was killed during clash with security forces at Lalpoor district in Afghanistan, media reports said on Sunday.

Sharbat Gula not to be deported to Afghanistan: Pak official

Islamabad, Nov 6 (IBNS): Sharbat Gula, who gained recognition after featuring in the National Geographic cover, will not be deported to Afghanistan, media reports said.

Top Al-Qaeda leader killed in drone strike, US confirms

Washington, Nov 5 (IBNS): The United States has confirmed the death of Al-Qaeda leader Farouq al-Qahtani during a drone strike in Afghanistan last month.

Afghanistan: Kabul explosion injures one

Kabul, Nov 5 (IBNS): An explosion injured one in Afghanistan's capital city on Saturday.