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Suicide attack leaves 33 dead, 100 injured in Afghanistan blasts

At least 33 people have been killed and more than 100 injured in a series of explosions in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, according to police and local media. An Afghan woman walks at the......

Suicide bomber kills over 45 at Afghanistan volleyball match

A suicide bomber killed at least 45 people at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday. A spokesman for the governor of Paktika province said that the attacker had......

'Murmurs of discontent have broken out on Haqqanis' home turf'

Support for the dreaded Haqqani network across the militant group's historical stronghold in eastern Afghanistan is gradually turning into "resentment" as local leaders say the Haqqani supremo's......

US to equip Afghan forces with drones before exit

Afghan forces would be equipped with drone capabilities to keep a watch on the tough terrain along its eastern border with Pakistan, a top American General has told lawmakers. "The Afghans do not......

Pak Taliban on comeback trail in non-tribal areas

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan militants have found sanctuary in Afghanistan's eastern provinces, which are under the Haqqani network's control, reports B Raman On June 24, about 100 followers of......

UPA government: A decade of DECAY!

The two decades of our "spectacular economic progress" has side-stepped vast swath of our underprivileged that oscillates between twenty per cent and one-fifth of our population, writes M R......

Around the wicket: Pakistan will turn tables on India; Kashmir willow sees biz boom

  Pakistan and India fans cheer during the ICC Champions Trophy match between India and Pakiatan in June 2013. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images With less than 24 hours to go before the......

Sochi Winter Games row: 'Boycotting Games only harms athletes'

Sebastian Coe's life was changed by his 1,500m gold medal at the politically riven 1980 Olympics so it came as no surprise to hear him argue on Saturday that a suggested boycott of next year's......

Afghan captain's father kidnapped by gunmen

The father of the captain of the Afghanistan cricket team has been abducted by unknown gunmen from his car from the outskirts of the city of Jalalabad in the eastern province of Nangarhar,......
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Three suspected Islamic State terrorists arrested in Pakistan

Pakistani law enforcement agencies claimed to have arrested three suspected terrorists of the dreaded Islamic State (IS) militant group in Lahore.... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-three-suspected-islamic-state-terrorists-arrested-in-pak-2102026
Afghanistan launches probe over police deaths

Ghazni (Afghanistan), Jul 5 (AFP) Kabul today announced it would launch an investigation into the deaths of more than 20 policemen killed in a... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/6221958_Afghanistan-launches-probe-over-police-deaths-.html
From looking East to linking East

India-Myanmar-Thailand trilateral highway could potentially increase intraregional trade. India's recent pact with Bhutan, Bangladesh and Nepal... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/economy/sub-regional-road-connectivity-pacts-from-looking-east-to-linking-east/92652/
Key Taliban Commander Killed in Afghanistan

KABUL: A key Taliban commander in Afghanistan, Hajji Wazir, was killed in a raid on Saturday, police said. "Hajji Wazir, the commander of Taliban... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Key-Taliban-Commander-Killed-in-Afghanistan/2015/07/04/article2902038.ece
MSF condemns violent armed intrusion in hospital in Kunduz

Michael Goldfarb MSF surgeon Dr. Martin John Jarmin III (right) operates on a 20-year-old man at the MSF hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan.The MSF... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/afghanistan-msf-condemns-violent-armed-intrusion-hospital-kunduz

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