An Afghan official says a roadside mine has exploded, killing six children in northern Balkh province.
The attack, on 38th anniversary of the Soviet invasion, occurred during a panel discussion at the Tabian Social and Cultural Centre - with much of the crowd comprised of students and journalists, Reuters reported.
That attack targeted an office of the National Directorate of Security, Rahimi said, near the US Embassy and other diplomatic missions.
President Ashraf Ghani's spokesperson condemned the "unpardonable" crime, and his office has ordered a full investigation into the attack.
He called them attacks as against Islam and "all human values".
Sayed Abbas Hussaini, a journalist at the agency, said there appeared to have been more than one explosion during the attack, following an initial blast at the entrance to the compound.
Afghanistan has the highest number of mine victims in the world, which along with other roadside bombs kill or wound an estimated 140 people every month.
Creative differences are a common element of any project but usually remain private. "All I wanted was to make a great movie". He's not my Luke Skywalker, but I had to do what Rian wanted me to do because it serves the story well'. "That's the problem.
Speaking after the hammering at Tottenham, Pellegrino said on leaving Van Dijk out, "We have to wait until January". Virgil van Dijk was absent again, and it seems like the club made another mistake in not selling him in the summer.
The churches of the city have been decorated and thousands of people visited the holy places to celebrate the Pagan holiday . In Prakasham district, the churches were glittering with electric colour lights.
The Prime Minister is to attend the oath-taking ceremony of the newly formed Council of Ministers of the Gujarat Government. Bhupendrasinh Manubha Chudasama, who won the Dholka constituency seat with a meagre margin of 350 votes, was sworn in.
Mahadayi has become an emotive political issue in northern parts ahead of the state assembly elections due early next year. Farmers in Karnataka are demanding the resolution of the dispute of sharing of the Mahadayi river with Goa.
There are two official photos, but a third - a candid shot of the couple walking arm-in-arm around Windsor - was also released. Another snap shows Meghan linking arms with Harry, while holding on to his other hand with barely an inch between them.
The way the AFC playoff picture is shaking out, it's a sure thing that the Steelers and Patriots will get first-round byes. When James Harrison eventually retires - it has to happen at some point, right? - he'll go down as a Steelers legend.
Claiming that he was not new to politics, Rajinikanth said he needs some time to study and chalk out a strategy. Priya Dutt, former Congress MP said, "If Rajinikanth enters politics then it is a good decision".
That season, Mahomes tallied a completion percentage of 63.5 and a passer rating of 147.2. "All those things, we've seen". Mahomes looked great in the preseason, completing 34/54 passes for 390 yards and four touchdowns with no interceptions.
Excited commuters captured the historic moments by clicking selfies the moment train reached the Churchgate station at 11.16 am. To make passengers aware of the facilities and services, Western Railway officials will be on the trains until 29th December.
The Twitter account of Julian Assange , the founder of WikiLeaks , apparently has disappeared, CBS News is reporting . The official WikiLeaks Twitter account was still operating but made no mention what happened to Assange's.
Colder weather on the way
What there is more confidence about is that it will be cold this weekend - the coldest it's been all season. There will be a 20 percent chance of light snow throughout the day.
It will be a very cold, white Christmas in Great Falls
A Wind Advisory will be in effect for all of the Bay State from 1pm - 7pm, for wind 20-30mph with gusts to 50mph possible. This blizzard wasn't quite a white Christmas-but East Coasters got their share of snow the day after.
Apple admits to slowing down older iPhones
We've now extended that feature to iPhone 7 with iOS 11.2, and plan to add support for other products in the future. Moreover, external factors such as extreme weather conditions can also affect battery life.
Israel deports two Turks detained in Jerusalem
Israel deported two of the three Turks who were briefly detained during demonstrations at al-Aqsa mosque last week after U.S. Security Council resolution calling upon those countries to move their embassies to Tel Aviv, prompting their transfer.
Check Out January's Xbox Live Games With Gold Lineup
Finally, we remind you that Xbox One X , the new and powerful Microsoft console is already on sale at a starting price of $499. Thankfully, the games next month are a major improvement over December's selection, which was one of the worst of 2017.