Karzai declares three-day national mourning for death of Mar
KABUL: After learning about death of his Vice-President Marshal Muhammad Qasim Fahim, President Karzai went to his house and prayed for his departed soul. President Karzai was being accompanied .... READ MORE
1st Vice-president Marshal Fahim passes away
KABUL: Afghanistan’s First Vice-President, Marshal Muhammad Qasim Fahim, died of natural causes at the age of 57 on Sunday morning in Kabul. Marshal had been suffering from diabetes and a chron.... READ MORE
13,000 women to check female voters before entering polling
KABUL: At least 13,000 women would shoulder the responsibility to check female voters before entering polling centers in coming presidential and provincial councils elections in all over the coun.... READ MORE
Car bombing plot thwarted in Kandahar
KABUL: The Afghan security forces have recovered an explosives laden vehicle and other weapons and explosives during an operation in southern Kandahar province. The National Directorate of Securi.... READ MORE
Ministry to impart IT training to 1050 employees
KABUL: To improve capacity building in the field of information and technology, the Ministry of Information and Technology on Sunday signed three agreements with private universities to impart IT.... READ MORE
Act impartially during polls: Provincial officials told
KABUL: Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG) on Sunday urged provincial governors and districts chiefs to act impartially during the upcoming April elections. At a three-day seminar .... READ MORE
57 insurgents killed in offensives
KABUL: Roughly 57 Taliban militants have been killed and 15 insurgents injured following extensive military operations by the Afghan security forces in various provinces. The offensives have been.... READ MORE
Kubiš condoles death of Marshal Fahim
KABUL: UN special envoy Ján Kubiš has expressed deep regret over the death of Afghanistan’s first-vice president Marshal Qasim Fahim who died of natural causes aged 57 on Sunday morning. “W.... READ MORE
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80pc love marriages disastrous: WAD
KUNDOZ: Eighty percent of girls, who flee home in Kundoz province to tie knot with their beloved, regret their decision. Most of these emotional or immature girls fall in love with loafers and street roamers with a hope that their life would change but th....
Afghanistan $3 trillion minerals going nowhere without rails
Supervisor Atta Mohammad watches the cranes swivel and workers at the Naibabad freight terminal rush to unload wheat and construction material from Uzbekistan that’s just arrived on Afghanistan’s only railroad. The cargo has to be transferred to truck....
Iran and blame the victim game
Tehran is continuously interfering in Afghanistan and pressurizing Kabul under one pretext or the other. Iran’s meddling into our internal affairs while giving it name of concern as Tehran did it recently when its ambassa...