HERAT CITY/LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Wolesi Jirga, or lower house of parliament, member Ghulam Farooq Majrooh survived a bomb attack in western Herat province on Tuesday, an official said.
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Five tankers supplying oil from neighbouring Iran caught fire and were burnt in the Islam Qala locality of western Herat province, an official said on Thursday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): All five staff members of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), abducted on August 14 in western Herat province, have been released unharmed, officials said on Thursday.
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): A man stoned his wife to death on Saturday in the western Herat province for having an alleged extramarital affair, an official said.
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): In the wake of growing insecurity and people's complaints, the police chief and other high-ranking officials for western Herat province were replaced in on Thursday.
HERAT CITY/GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): At least four civilians, including a tribal elder, have been killed and three others wounded in violence in different parts of the country, officials said on Monday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): A high-level Ministry of Interior (MoI) delegation arrived in western Herat province on Wednesday to assess the current security situation there, an official said.
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Dozens of people from the Shindand district of western Heart province on Tuesday staged a rally against the killing of civilians in a NATO airstrike.
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Intelligence agencies of Pakistan and Iran have been relentlessly supporting militants in western Herat province, the police chief alleged on Sunday.
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Two foreign women working for the International Assistance Mission (IAM) were gunned down in western Herat province on Thursday, an official said.
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