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Senate session not held due to electoral campaigns

AT News Report KABUL: The senate did not hold its Sunday session because of the beginning of presidential election campaigns, and gate of senate hall remained closed for members. The closure of senate hall faced severe criticism by a number of senators. Senate Speaker, FazlHadiMuslimyar, had reportedly attended President Ghani’s …

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Presidential elections campaign kicks off

Ghani launches re-election bid amid worsening security; Abdullah accuses Ghani for dual behavior AT News Report KABUL: The presidential election campaign kicked off on Sunday, with 18 presidential hopefuls, their running mates, teams and supporters starting to explain their plans and programs to the people. Incumbent president, Ashraf Ghani, former …

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“29k Afghans suffer from hepatitis”

AT News Report KABUL: Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Sunday has marked “World Hepatitis Day,”, in which it said that 29,000 people are with hepatitis B and C. According to a statement, the MoPH with the motto “to invest for hepatitis elimination” marked the hepatitis day in Kabul on …

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Khalilzad extols Afghan security forces bravery

AT News Report KABUL: US Special Envoy Zalmay Khalilzad on Sunday visited wounded Afghan soldiers at Daoud Khan National Military Hospital, and the dedicated medical staff that looks after them. “Their bravery and loyalty to Afghanistan knows no limit. They showed no bitterness, and welcomed a durable peace agreement with …

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“No direct talks with Kabul administration”

AT News Report KABUL: The Taliban group on Sunday had once again rejected direct talks with the Afghan government, saying some government officials will partake in the upcoming intra-Afghan peace talks as political figures that won’t represent the government. A day ago, the Afghan government has informed of face-to-face talks …

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Presidential election campaign kicks off Sunday

AT News Report KABUL: The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Saturday announced that presidential political campaign would start on Sunday and last for 60 days until 48 hours before the ballot in order to operate election silence. Deputy Spokesman for the IEC, Abdul Azizi Ibrahimi, confirmed the announcement of the …

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