Senate, Ulema Council fury over blasphemous article
KABUL: The Upper House (Mishrano Jirga) and the Ulema Council of Afghanistan on Monday strictly condemned a blasphemous article published in an English language daily in Kabul, which disrespects .... READ MORE
CoM denounces sacrilegious article, vows action
KABUL: The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Afghanistan, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, chairing a plenary session of the Council of Ministers (CoM) on Monday condemned the blasphemous article, published.... READ MORE
Pakistan should respect Afghanistan’s sovereignty: Achakza
KABUL: The chairman of Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP), Mehmood Khan Achakzai, said that lasting peace will come to the region, if Pakistan respected Afghanistan’s sovereignty. He added,.... READ MORE
Neighbors should not take BSA as threat: Mosazai
KABUL: The bilateral security agreement (BSA), signed between Kabul and Washington, poses no threat to neighboring countries, said Janan Mosazai, Afghan ambassador to Islamabad. Addressing a two-.... READ MORE
Kabul-Kandahar Highway reconstruction needs over $350m: (MoP
KABUL: The Ministry of Public Works (MoPW) says reconstruction of roads damaged as a result of insecurity, roadside bombings and suicide attacks in past years need more than $350 million. Accordi.... READ MORE
IEC not against reforms: Nuristani
KABUL: The Independent Election Commission (IEC) Ahmad Yousuf Nuristani says the election commission like other offices need reforms but these reforms should be based on the constitution. In an i.... READ MORE
Over 0.8m hectares of land grabbed countrywide, says AGO
KABUL: Amidst the government's countrywide struggles to retake grabbed lands from land grabbers, the Attorney General Office (AGO) says most of land grabbers are high ranking officials and strong.... READ MORE
Helmand senators, elders commend Karzai’s political acumen
KABUL: Tribal elders and senators from Helmand province on Monday called on the ex-president Hamid Karzai and commended him for political pilotage which enabled him to get Afghanistan through cha.... READ MORE
Sports & Show Biz
Work on Khost cricket stadium
KHOST: Construction work on an international cricket stadium was forma Read More...
3-week volleyball event begins
MAIDAN SHAHAR: A volleyball tournament featuring 44 squads got under w Read More...
NBF launches drives to select
KABUL: The National Basketball Federation (NBF) of Afghanistan on Sund Read More...
Indian cricket legend Sachin T
The Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has said he is willing to v Read More...
Peshawar hosts Afghan-Pak cult
KABUL: Peshawar has hosted a two-day long the Afghan-Pakistan cultural Read More...
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Iran sends Afghan refugees to fight in Syria
KABUL: Reports about Afghans fighting in Syria once again emerged in international and local media but the government has been giving cold-shoulder response to the important issue which could possibly affect Kabul’s relations with Damascus.......
Swedish Committee vows to continue supporting Afghanistan
KABUL: Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) vows to continue its humanitarian and development assistance for Afghanistan for more three decades to help the country’s more vulnerable people through its educational, health and livelihood projects....
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...