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Kabul: A suicide bombing close to the gate of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) in Darulaman in PD 6 of Afghanistan's Kabul city left at least six people killed, media reports said on Sunday. more
Afghanistan: Bomb explosion kills 1 in Kabul

Kabul: A bomb explosion in Kabul city of Afghanistan left one person killed on Sunday, media reports said.

Fresh airstrikes kill dozens in conflict-ravaged Syria

New York: Despite the return of tens of thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) to Syria following local agreements and changes in territorial control, the United Nations said on ...

Security Council downsizes AU-UN mission in Darfur, eying eventual exit

New York: The Security Council on Friday extended the mandate of the joint United Nations-African Union peacekeeping operation in Sudan’s Darfur until the end of June next year, but ...

Villages ‘reduced to ash’ amid ‘barbaric violence’ in DR Congo, reports UN refugee agency

New York: Humanitarian needs are enormous in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), where the UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, has reported accounts of “barbaric violence”.

Pakistan: 128 killed in Mastung suicide bombing

Islamabad: The death toll in a sucide bombing by Islamic militants in an election rally in sothwestern Pakistan has risen to 128 as the victims included Nawabzada Siraj Raisani, a candida ...

Pakistan: BAP candidate Siraj Raisani, 19 others killed in Mastung blast

Mastung, Pakistan: At least 19 people, including Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) candidate Nawabzada Siraj Raisani, were killed as a blast hit an election gathering in Pakistan's Dareng ...

Afghanistan: Over 100 Taliban militants gunned down in Paktia operations

Kabul: Over a 100 militants affiliated with the Taliban group, were gunned during during two separate operations, carried out by government forces in Afghanistan's Paktia province, lo ...

More than 60 militants killed and wounded in Taliban-ISIS infighting in Afghanistan

Kabul: More than 60 militants were killed or wounded during the infighting among the Taliban and ISIS militants in the northern Jawzjan province of Afghanistan.

Pakistan: Suicide attack kills Awami National Party candidate Barrister Haroon Bilour, 13 others in Peshawar

Peshawar: At least 14 people, including Awami National Party (ANP) candidate Barrister Haroon Bilour, were killed as a suicide blast rocked Pakistan's Peshawar city on Tuesday, media ...