Latest News

    Khan Wali Salarzai

    Keywords:

    Other Reports

    Security and Crime

    US missile strike kills 6 militants in Nuristan

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Six militants were killed in a US drone strike in eastern Nuristan province on Sunday, officials of Afghan National Army (ANA) said.



    Security and Crime

    Lull in Pakistani rocket fire enters 3rd week

    ASDADABAD (Pajhwok): A lull in Pakistani rocket attacks into eastern Kunar province has entered a third week, local officials said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Shadow district chief among 5 rebels killed

    ASADADBAD (Pajhwok): A Taliban-designated chief for the Manogi district of eastern Kunar province was among five others killed in a US drone strike on early Saturday, the provincial police chief said.



    Security and Crime

    Kunar mortar fire leaves 1 dead, 6 injured

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): A mortar fire blamed on insurgents killed a student and injured six others, including four students, in the capital of eastern Kunar province on Thursday morning, police said.



    Security and Crime

    18 rebels killed in Nangarhar, Kunar

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Eighteen militants have been killed and six others wounded during separate incidents in eastern Nangarhar and Kunar provinces, officials said on Tuesday.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Several woodworking shops gutted in fire

    ASADBAD (Pajhwok): A huge fire raced through a woodworking market in the capital of eastern Kunar province on Monday, leaving dozens of shops a complete loss.



    Security and Crime

    35 rebels killed in Laghman, Kunar clashes

    MEHTARLAM/ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Thirty-five militants and two policemen have been killed during separate incidents in eastern Laghman and Kunar provinces, officials said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    6 rebels, 3 security men killed in Kunar clash

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Six militants and three security personnel were killed during an overnight clash in the Chapa Dara district of eastern Kunar province, an official said on Friday.



    Governance

    2 women injured in Pakistani rocket strike

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Two women have been wounded in a cross-border rocket attack on eastern Kunar province, an official claimed on Tuesday.



    Governance

    New faces find way to Nuristan, Kunar councils

    JALALABAD/ASADABAD (Pajhwok): None of former provincial council members in eastern Nuristan and Kunar provinces could win reelection bids and have been succeeded by new faces.