Jalalabad

  • Hafiz Saeed's public appearance exposes Pakistan; experts say no talks August 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Even as Pakistan talks dialogue and there is an Intelligence Bureau alert on Haifiz Saeed, the Lashkar-e-Toiba chief was seen leading Eid prayers in Lahore. The LeT is suspected in both the attack on Indian consulate in Jalalabad and in the recent killing of jawans on LoC. Saeed, who...
  • Needle of suspicion points to LeT for Jalalabad bombing August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Trained operatives of Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba could be behind Saturday's suicide bombing outside the Indian consulate in Jalalabad in which nine Afghan people, mostly children, were killed, intelligence inputs indicate. The security apparatus at the Indian consulate in Jalalabad, which is near the Pakistan border, had been beefed up and...
  • Afghanistan assures India of security for diplomatic staff August 4, 2013

    Afghanistan on Saturday told India it will leave "no stone unturned" to ensure the safety of Indian diplomatic personnel in that country following a terror attack on the Indian consulate in Jalalabad that left nine Afghans dead. This was conveyed by Afghanistan Foreign Minister Zalmay Rassoul to India's External Affairs...
  • 'Terror machine' beyond Afghan borders the main threat: MEA August 3, 2013

    New Delhi: With militants again targeting its mission in Jalalabad, India on Saturday said "terror machine" that operates from "beyond the borders" was the main threat to Afghanistan's security while the war-torn country assured that no stone will be left unturned to ensure safety of Indian diplomats there. At least 12...
  • Afghanistan: Explosion near Indian consulate in Jalalabad, 9 dead August 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Nine people, including eight children were killed after a mosque adjacent to the Indian consulate was attacked in Jalalbad on Saturday. At least 21 civilians have been injured. The ITBP told CNN-IBN that all Indian officials are safe. Ministry of External Affairs sources have also said all...
  • Suicide bombers attack Afghan police base, 5 officers dead March 27, 2013

    Kabul: Afghan police say eight suicide bombers have attacked one of their headquarters in the eastern city of Jalalabad, killing five officers and wounding four. Nangarhar provincial police chief Mohammad Sharif Amin says one insurgent in a bomb-laden car detonated his vehicle in front of the Jalalabad Police Quick Reaction...
  • Afghanistan: Blast near Indian mission in Jalalabad March 29, 2012

    New Delhi: An explosion has occurred near the Indian Consulate in Jalalabad, Afghanistan on Thursday. Sources said that there were no reports of any casualties and all Indians were safe. Reports said that the Consulate was not the target of the attack. ...
  • Bangladesh: NIA quiz students, no clues yet October 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Expanding its probe in the Delhi High Court blast, a National Investigating Agency(NIA) team went to Bangladesh to question some students from Kishtwar in Kashmir Valley studying in a medical college to ferret out details about their arrested college mate. The NIA team quietly left for Dhaka recently and...
  • Indian student recalls her Kyrgyzstan ordeal June 22, 2010

    Jaipur: An Indian medical student claims she was forced to sell her laptop to buy an air ticket before being evacuated from violence-hit Kyrzgyztan by the Government of India. The student, Tripti Sharma of Jaipur, says the trapped students were expecting to be evacuated free of cost but instead had...
  • Kabul diaries: View from a base rocketed 41 times last month November 14, 2008

    Kabul: At least 19 people, including an American soldier, were killed after a suicide bomber targeted a US convoy outside Jalalabad in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday. That attack has brought focus back on what top NATO commander’s demand of more troops to go after insurgents. CNN’s Barbara Starr travelled to the unstable...
  • India refutes reports of Taliban attack on Indian consulate July 10, 2008

    New Delhi: Three days after a suicide car bomb attack on the Indian Embassy in Kabul, another attack on Indian consulate in Afghanistan has been reported by a private TV channel in Pakistan. The channel said on Thursday that Taliban claimed to have killed two Indians and four others in an...