Afghan Taliban appoint new leader after deadly drone strike

  Kabul: The Afghan Taliban on Wednesday announced Haibatullah Akhundz...

Suicide bomber kills 10 near Afghan capital: interior ministry

Kabul: Ten people were killed in Afghanistan Wednesday when a suicide bomber on foo...


DNA tests to confirm Taliban leaders death

Pakistani journalists stand near a house allegedly belonging to the two men killed in US dr...

Pakistan summons US Ambassador over airstrike that killed Taliban leader

A Pakistani man surveys a house allegedly belonging to the two men killed in US drone ...

Mansour death deals blow to Afghan peace prospects: Experts

A man reads a newspaper containing news about Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour a...

Pakistan says US drone strike violated its sovereignty

Afghan security officials search people at a roadside check point, after security has been ...

Obama confirms Taliban leader's death in US strike

A frame grab from a video made available on 22 May 2016 shows a close up of the wreckage of...

Afghan Taliban confirm death of Mullah Akhtar Mansour

This photograph taken on May 21, 2016 shows Pakistani local residents gathering around a de...

Fate of Afghan Taliban's Mullah Mansoor still unclear

A picture made available on 22 May 2016 shows people shift bodies of the two people killed ...

Rockets fired in western Afghan city Herat, one killed

  HERAT, Afghanistan: Rockets fired in the western Afghan city of Herat on ...

US drone strike on Taliban leader -- what happens next?

This photograph taken on May 21, 2016 shows Pakistani local residents gathering around a de...

Afghan Taliban leader likely killed in U.S. drone strike in Pakistan

Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour, Taliban militants' leader, is seen in this undated hand...

Pakistan in rare extradition of double murder suspect to UK

  Islamabad: Pakistan has extradited a man charged by British police w...

Afghanistan signs draft pact with Taliban-allied militants

(FILES) This file photo taken on May 25, 1992 shows (L-R) Pakistani Minister for Labour Ija...

Bombs kill one policeman in NW Pakistan: officials

Peshawar, Pakistan: Two bomb blasts targeting a police patrol Wednesday killed at l...

Son of slain Pakistani governor narrates horrific kidnap ordeal

  Islamabad: The son of a murdered Pakistani governor has described in...

Pakistan PM proposes Panama Papers probe in parliament, opposition walks out

Pakistani cricketer-turned-opposition leader Imran Khan (C) arrives at the Parliament build...

Kabul locked down as minority Hazaras protest over power line

An Afghan policeman keeps watch in front of shipping containers that blocked streets leadin...

Peace deal expected with armed Afghan group

Afghan border police secure their side of Pakistan-Afghanistan borders, also known as the D...

Freed son of Pakistani's ex-PM 'looking forward' to family reunion

Ali Haider Gilani, son of former Pakistani Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani, who is co...

Suicide blast kills at least 10 in eastern Afghanistan

  Jalalabad, Afghanistan: A suicide car bomber detonated outside the hom...