Candidates closer to sign agreement
KABUL: With the elections still in tatters, both presidential candidates have agreed to sign an agreement on formation of a ‘national unity government’ soon. Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah in a me.... READ MORE
Scores of militants eliminated in wave of clashes
JALALABAD: Around 50 militants, seven of them hailing from Pakistan, have been killed in several clashes in Maidan Wardak, Ghazni and Nangarhar provinces, officials claimed on Monday, as Afghan f.... READ MORE
Pakistani envoy summoned over Punjabi Taliban remarks
KABUL: Afghanistan has summoned a senior Pakistani diplomat over the Punjabi Taliban leader’s recent statement to rivet their war in Afghanistan. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday grill.... READ MORE
Electoral watchdog receives vote audit results
KABUL: As an extensive investigation into ballots cast in the runoff polls has culminated, the results on Monday were sent to the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC). The Independe.... READ MORE
Pak rocket aggression leaves one civilian wounded in Kunar
ASADABAD: A civilian was critically wounded following cross-Durand Line attack by Pakistan into eastern Kunar province on Monday. The provincial police chief, Gen. Abdul Habib Sayid Khel, said 23.... READ MORE
NDS reveals details of most wanted Mafia leader
KABUL: The National Directorate of Security (NDS) has released the footage of the most wanted Mafia leader who was arrested during an operation the other night. The NDS said in a statement Monday.... READ MORE
Illiteracy rate in Afghanistan stands at 64pc
KABUL: Literacy Department of the Ministry of Education (MoE) says around five million Afghans have been educated through literacy courses and programs over the past 12 years, but seven million p.... READ MORE
Appellate court sentences five convicts to death in Paghman
KABUL: Appellate court on Monday upheld death penalties against five of seven convicts sentenced to die in Paghman gang-rape and robbery case. Following appellate hearing in the capital city, the.... READ MORE
Sports & Show Biz
Andy Moles Takes Over As Afgha
The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) have moved swiftly to install Andy Read More...
Afghan cricket coach Kabir Kha
KABUL: Former Pakistani right-handed batsman Kabir Khan on Monday resi Read More...
Oqaban Hindukosh Defeats Mawjh
On the third day of the Roshan Afghan Premiere League (APL), Oqaban Hi Read More...
15 women take part in Bamyan c
BAMYAN: A number of females took part in a cycle race aimed at creatin Read More...
The Women of Afghanistan Sing
In Afghanistan, there is little effort to combat derogatory and belitt Read More...
Actor and director Richard Att
Oscar-winning British film director Richard Attenborough has died at t Read More...
Indira Gandhi assassination: C
India has blocked the release of a film on the assassination of former Read More...
Ranbir Kapoor’s Barfi! to re
The film has released in six Japanese cities. After garnering apprecia Read More...
4,136 self-immolation cases, 4,466 self-poisoning cases registered
KABUL: Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Wednesday said around 4,136 cases of self-immolation and 4,466 cases of self-poisoning have been registered from 30 provinces since the beginning of current (solar) year, with roughly 707 cases of self-immolation....
Kabul Zoo: A paradise in heart of the capital city
The zoological park is located in the city center of Kabul, Afghanistan. The zoo was established in 1967 with cooperation of international community in order to identify and research on Afghan birds and wild animals. The zoo is stretched on an area of 53 ....
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...