Gulf Times - Jalalabad
18 dead in attack on Afghan funeral

18 dead in attack on Afghan funeral

An explosion at a funeral in Afghanistan's restive east on Sunday killed at least 18 mourners and wounded another 13, officials said, capping a deadly year for ordinary Afghans.

Australia working to find aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan

Australia working to find aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan

Australia said on Saturday it is working with Afghan and British authorities to try and locate an Australian aid worker who was kidnapped in Afghanistan.

Australian aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan

Australian aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan

A 60-year-old Australian aid worker was reported on Friday to have been kidnapped in Afghanistan by a group of armed men.

Afghan forces kill Indian consulate suicide attackers

Afghan forces kill Indian consulate suicide attackers

Afghan security forces killed a team of suicide bombers who targeted the Indian consulate in the eastern city of Jalalabad, following an attack in which at least six people were wounded, officials said.

Suicide bomber kills 14 in eastern Afghan city

Suicide bomber kills 14 in eastern Afghan city

At least 14 people were killed when a suicide bomber struck the home of a prominent politician in Jalalabad Sunday, officials said, in the second deadly attack in the eastern Afghan city in less than a week.

IS claims deadly attack on Pakistan consulate in Afghan city

IS claims deadly attack on Pakistan consulate in Afghan city

Islamic State jihadists Wednesday claimed responsibility for a deadly gun and bomb siege targeting the Pakistani consulate in Afghanistan's Jalalabad city ...

Blast, gunfire near Pakistan consulate in eastern Afghan city

Blast, gunfire near Pakistan consulate in eastern Afghan city

A suicide bombing followed by gunfire rocked an area near the Pakistani consulate in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Wednesday, killing at least two police officers, officials said.

Blast near Indian consulate in eastern Afghanistan

Blast near Indian consulate in eastern Afghanistan

A small bomb exploded near the Indian consulate in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, after a series of attacks on Indian installations in the region.